NRG Yield (NYLD) : The consensus on NRG Yield (NYLD) based on 6 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 4 which endorses a Sell on the stock. However, 3 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 3 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
NRG Yield (NYLD) has been rated by 5 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $32 and the lowest price target forecast is $16. The average forecast of all the analysts is $20.8 and the expected standard deviation is $6.38.
Also, Oppenheimer initiates coverage on NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD) . Analysts at the Oppenheimer have a current rating of Perform on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on September 8, 2016.
NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD): After opening at $17.11, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $16.88 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $17.375 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $17.28 for the day, a gain of 1.29% for the day session. The total traded volume was 570,255. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $17.06.