Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY)

Early action on shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -0.27% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $67.12. Company shares have been recently noted at -21.82% off of the 52 week high and 4.58% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -18.84% off of the 50 day high and 4.58% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $97.05. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 1.90. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) sits at -18.17%. For the quarter, the stock has changed -13.09%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -9.31%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -12.38%.