Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) : The consensus on Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) based on 10 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 3.1, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 7 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN).
Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN) has been rated by 7 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $16 and the lowest price target forecast is $4. The average forecast of all the analysts is $7.93 and the expected standard deviation is $3.92.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
Windstream Holdings (NASDAQ:WIN): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $8.45, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $9.03 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $8.36 and closed the trading day at $8.93, in the green by 5.81%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,577,386. The stock had closed at $8.44 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Montgomery William Acker, director of Windstream Holdings, Inc., executed a transaction worth $183,360 on November 18, 2015. A total of 32,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $5.73. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.