Brokerage Firm Analysts Have Spoken and the Consensus is in on Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO) and Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCUL)

Brokerage firms currently have a positive stance on shares of Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO). The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 1.80. Those same analysts are projecting that the stock will reach $42.80 on a short term basis.

Performance
At the time of writing, the stock was trading at $47.35. This represents a change from most recent open price of 9.53%. In terms of performance, year to date, the stock is 14.18%. The monthly stock performance comes in at 15.63%. For the quarter, shares are performing at 52.69%. Weekly performance analysis shows the equity at 15.29%.

Technicals
In taking a look at technical levels, shares are trading 18.23% away from the 50 day simple moving average and 45.70% away from the 200 day simple moving average. Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading 7.15% away from it’s 52- week high and 97.70% away from its 52 week low. After the recent moves, investors may also look to see if the stock has entered oversold or overbought territory and could be ripe for a bounce. As of writing, Astronics Corporation’s RSI stands at 73.96. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 4.32% and 3.03% over the past month.

Equity Research firms currently have a positive stance on shares of Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCUL). The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 2.10. This is based on the research brokerage reports taken into consideration by Thomson Reuters. Those same analysts are projecting that the stock will reach $20.29 on a short term basis.

Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCUL) shares typically trade an average volume of 388.69 and institutions hold 54.30% of the total shares.  

MOVING AVERAGES

We see here that the stock is 19.36% away from the 20-Day Simple Moving Average.  Their 50-Day Simple Moving Average is a difference of 18.81% from current levels.  Further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average is -20.21% difference from today’s price.  Currently, the stock is -11.11% from its 50-Day High and 69.70% from the 50-day low. 

Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCUL)‘s stock has performed at 25.84%.  Breaking that down further, it has performed 14.99% for the week, 31.15% for the month, -7.44% over the last quarter, -11.53% for the past half-year and -28.93% for this last year. 

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