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Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST) Reaches $64.45 After 8.00% Down Move; Sealed Air (SEE) Shorts Raised By 2.99%

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Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) had an increase of 2.99% in short interest. SEE’s SI was 11.80 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 2.99% from 11.46M shares previously. With 2.24 million avg volume, 5 days are for Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE)’s short sellers to cover SEE’s short positions. The SI to Sealed Air Corporation’s float is 6.62%. The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $44.02. About 1.75 million shares traded. Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has declined 3.17% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.72% the S&P500.

The stock of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 3.88% or $2.6 during the last trading session, reaching $64.45. About 929,946 shares traded or 53.50% up from the average. Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) has declined 3.18% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.73% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $2.97 billion company. It was reported on Apr, 22 by Barchart.com. We have $59.29 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:NXST worth $237.76 million less.

Among 15 analysts covering Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Sealed Air Corporation had 52 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 11. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of SEE in report on Thursday, July 13 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, June 12. As per Thursday, January 25, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) rating on Thursday, July 14. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $52 target. The stock of Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, May 11. The stock of Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, January 8 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Bank of America. RBC Capital Markets maintained Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) rating on Tuesday, October 17. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $45.0 target. The rating was initiated by JP Morgan with “Neutral” on Tuesday, September 13.

Sealed Air Corporation provides food safety and security, facility hygiene, and product protection solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.33 billion. The companyÂ’s Food Care segment offers integrated system solutions that incorporate equipment systems into customersÂ’ operations; and packaging equipment for loading, filling and dispensing, and retort and aseptic processing conditions. It has a 10.26 P/E ratio. It also provides graphic design, printing, training, field quality assurance, and remote diagnostics services; and clean-in-place and open plant systems that integrate cleaning chemicals, lubricants, floor care equipment, and cleaning and dispensing tools.

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. operates as a television broadcasting and digital media firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.97 billion. It focuses on the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in medium-sized markets. It has a 6.4 P/E ratio. The firm offers free over-the-air programming to television viewing audiences.

Analysts await Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) to report earnings on May, 9 before the open. They expect $1.25 EPS, up 184.09% or $0.81 from last year’s $0.44 per share. NXST’s profit will be $57.64 million for 12.89 P/E if the $1.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.61 actual EPS reported by Nexstar Media Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -22.36% negative EPS growth.

Among 12 analysts covering Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NASDAQ:NXST), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Nexstar Broadcasting Group had 34 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 18. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Monday, June 12. On Thursday, January 4 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Wednesday, January 18 with “Outperform”. The stock of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Stephens. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 5 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, November 8. On Monday, November 6 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The stock of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) earned “Buy” rating by Noble Financial on Wednesday, December 20. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research given on Monday, November 14.

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