Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Early action on shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of 2.73% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $53.09. Company shares have been recently noted at 5.15% off of the 52 week high and 94.77% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is 5.15% off of the 50 day high and 32.33% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $55.59. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 1.80. 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 Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) sits at 42.36%. For the quarter, the stock has changed 8.89%. Monthly stock performance comes in at 2.60%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -4.61%.