Among 7 analysts covering Spark Energy (NASDAQ:SPKE), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Spark Energy had 21 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) rating on Monday, July 10. FBR Capital has “Buy” rating and $23.5000 target. Wunderlich downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $20 target in Thursday, December 24 report. Janney Capital upgraded the shares of SPKE in report on Wednesday, November 1 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 7 by Guggenheim. The rating was reinitiated by Wunderlich with “Buy” on Thursday, April 7. B. Riley & Co downgraded the shares of SPKE in report on Tuesday, November 7 to “Neutral” rating. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) on Friday, August 19 with “Neutral” rating. As per Thursday, September 24, the company rating was initiated by Janney Capital. Zacks upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 18 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim given on Sunday, April 22. See Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) latest ratings:
22/04/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $18.0000 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $21.0 Maintain
Analysts expect GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) to report $0.37 EPS on May, 24.They anticipate $0.26 EPS change or 41.27% from last quarter’s $0.63 EPS. GME’s profit would be $37.57M giving it 9.16 P/E if the $0.37 EPS is correct. After having $2.02 EPS previously, GameStop Corp.’s analysts see -81.68% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $13.55. About 6.74 million shares traded or 51.40% up from the average. GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) has declined 33.43% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.98% the S&P500.
GameStop Corp. operates as an omnichannel video game retailer. The company has market cap of $1.38 billion. It sells new and pre-owned video game hardware; video game software; pre-owned and value video game products; video game accessories, such as controllers, gaming headsets, virtual reality products, memory cards, and other add-ons; and digital products, including downloadable content, network points cards, prepaid digital and subscription cards, and digitally downloadable software. It has a 39.85 P/E ratio. The firm also sells mobile and consumer electronics, including wireless services and products, and accessories, as well as new and pre-owned smart phones; personal computer entertainment software in various genres, including sports, action, strategy, adventure/role playing, and simulation; and strategy guides, magazines, and interactive game figures.
More notable recent GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “GameStop rally fizzles out as Tiger threat discounted” on May 16, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “GameStop CEO steps down for personal reasons” published on May 11, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “GameStop: Stock Performance Has Diverged From Financials” on May 07, 2018. More interesting news about GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “GameStop: The End Of An Era” published on April 24, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in Dynavax Technologies, Synergy Resources, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions …” with publication date: May 16, 2018.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.39, from 1.07 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 37 investors sold GameStop Corp. shares while 70 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 108.87 million shares or 8.64% more from 100.21 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Buckhead Cap Lc reported 0.41% in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME). The Illinois-based First Tru Advsr Ltd Partnership has invested 0.03% in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME). Missouri-based Benjamin F Edwards has invested 0% in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME). Moreover, Lpl Financial Limited Liability Company has 0% invested in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) for 27,497 shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas holds 0% of its portfolio in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) for 122,971 shares. Los Angeles Capital Equity accumulated 312,420 shares. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans holds 0% or 22,146 shares in its portfolio. Amalgamated National Bank holds 20,075 shares. 280,583 are held by Amundi Pioneer Asset Management. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% of its portfolio in GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) for 63,837 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems reported 25,600 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale holds 0.03% or 190,086 shares in its portfolio. Stuyvesant reported 54,175 shares stake. Permit Limited Liability Company owns 700,000 shares for 6.76% of their portfolio. Advantus Cap owns 12,477 shares.
Among 20 analysts covering GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. GameStop Corp. had 77 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Mizuho maintained GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) rating on Tuesday, January 17. Mizuho has “Buy” rating and $33 target. The stock of GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, March 13 by Telsey Advisory Group. As per Friday, May 27, the company rating was maintained by Benchmark. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November 2 by Piper Jaffray. On Tuesday, August 22 the stock rating was maintained by Loop Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer given on Friday, August 25. As per Wednesday, August 26, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. As per Friday, August 28, the company rating was downgraded by Benchmark. The company was downgraded on Friday, November 13 by Pacific Crest.
Since December 11, 2017, it had 4 insider buys, and 0 sales for $498,560 activity. Maxwell W Keith III also bought $304,922 worth of Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) shares. 1,500 shares were bought by Jones James G II, worth $18,054 on Friday, December 15.
The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $10.1. About 143,420 shares traded. Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) has declined 25.00% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.55% the S&P500.
Spark Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an independent retail energy services firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $349.70 million. It operates through two divisions, Retail Natural Gas and Retail Electricity. It has a 8.49 P/E ratio. The firm is involved in the retail distribution of natural gas and electricity to residential, commercial, and industrial customers.