Both are Good Trading Opportunity: TTM Technologies Inc. (TTMI) and American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL)

On Dec 18, Schull Todd B, EVP and CFO sold 49,843 shares of TTM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: TTMI), with the average selling price of the stock being $15.00 per share. The total amount realized from this sold $747,645. A document was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to notify the public about the sold of the shares.

In addition to that, EVP and CFO – Schull Todd B sold an extra 157 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place a day before, on Dec 16, with a share sold at an average of $15.00 and a total of $2,355 was realized from this transaction. After the transaction, the EVP and CFO – Schull Todd B was left with 270,737 shares of the company’s stock, which is currently worth around $4061055.0.

The recent price movement of TTMI means that it is now down by -1.93% from its 52-week high and 79.27% up against its 52-week low prices. Over the past one week, the price volatility of TTMI stands at 2.34% while the volatility over the past one month is 2.03%. The beta score for this stock is 2.59. A beta score below 1 means that the stock has a low volatility while above 1 signifies that a stock is highly volatile at that particular moment, a data that traders use to keep tabs on their investments.

The company on 10/30/2019 published its latest quarterly earnings, with the report showing that the company recorded 0.52 earnings per share (EPS) during that period. This report was above the expectations of analysts of 0.47 by 0.05. The revenue by the firm was 660.43M for the quarter.

The shares of TTM Technologies Inc. (TTMI) dropped by -0.39%, leading to a loss of -$0.06 per share, and saw TTMI end the trading session at $15.22 on Wednesday 01/15/20. TTMI started the trading session at $15.25, before reaching a daily high of $15.47. It wasn’t able to sustain that growth though and soon jumped to hit a daily low of $15.16.

The trading volume on Wednesday stood at 1261774, which was below the stock’s 3-month average volume of 906.61K shares, out of a total 98.02M shares. As the price of the stock dipped, the market valuation of the company dropped to 1.63 billion.

The shares of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) went up by 0.18% by the end of the recent trading session. This movement saw its price surge to close at $27.58, which was higher than the previous closing price of $27.53. Over the past one week, the price of AAL has slipped by -0.93%, while it has recorded a gain of 0.36% over the past one month. Its three-month performance saw AAL lose -2.44% while its six-month performance saw it drop by -17.08%. The situation is different though over the past one year, as the stock price went down by -14.08%, while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance slipped by -3.84%. The stock price has gone up by +3.37% compared to its 90-day low, while it is down -12.91% compared to its 90-day high price.

Let’s take a look at its short, medium and long-term indicators. Composite Indicators shows that Trendspotter rated the stock as a Sell. In the short-term, the stock has a 20-day average volume of 7,093,025 shares, with the short-term indicators averagely rating the stock as a 50% Sell. A look at its medium-term indicators reveals that it has a 50-Day average volume of 6,388,688 shares and the indicators have an average rating of 50% Sell. The last indicators, the long-term see AAL stock with a 100-Day average volume of 7,085,836 shares, giving it an average rating of 100% Sell. A look at the general picture of all short, medium and long-term indicators leaves AAL with an average rating of 72% Sell.

Several brokerage firms sent out their reports AAL stock not long ago. In its report sent out on November 13, 2019, UBS lowered its ratings on AAL to a Sell. In an earlier report on October 31, 2019, Citigroup Initiated the stock to a Sell. Berenberg meanwhile in its report on September 06, 2019 Initiated its rating of the stock to “Buy”.

In related news to the company’s stock, around 81.20% shares are being held by institutional investors. In a recent SEC filing, the company revealed that 582 institutions currently hold the AAL stock. In the last quarter, a 353,216,236 AAL shares were in the possession of institutions. On the other hand, the company recorded 48 new institutions who bought it their stock, while 55 institutions sold their entire AAL reserve. Of the current institutions investing in the stock, 236 increased their investment while 227 decreased their investment in the stock.