GNC Holdings (GNC) : 9 analysts are covering GNC Holdings (GNC) and their average rating on the stock is 2.56, which is read as a Hold. 2 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 4, which recommends a Sell affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 7 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
GNC Holdings (GNC) has been rated by 8 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $38 and the lowest price target forecast is $26. The average forecast of all the analysts is $29 and the expected standard deviation is $3.96.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $25.87 and $25.83 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $26.44. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $26.34, notching a gain of 2.29% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,216,647 . The stock had closed at $25.75 on the previous day.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) is a specialty retailer of health and wellness products, including vitamins minerals and herbal supplement products (VMHS), sports nutrition products and diet products. Its product mix is sold under its GNC brands, including Mega Men, Ultra Mega, Total Lean, Pro Performance and Pro Performance AMP and Beyond Raw, and under third-party brands. It operates in three segments: Retail, Franchise and Manufacturing/Wholesale. The Companys retail generates revenues from sales of products to customers at Company-owned stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico and through its Websites, GNC.com LuckyVitamin.com and DiscountSupplements.com. Franchise consists of its domestic and international franchise operations and generates revenues from franchise activities through product sales to franchisees royalties on franchise retail sales and franchise fees. Manufacturing/Wholesale comprises manufacturing operations in South Carolina and its wholesale sales business.