Half The Price But Not Without Risk: KEMET Corporation (KEM), Tailored Brands, Inc. (TLRD)

KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) has its shares plummet by -1.21% or $0.28 from its all-time high of $23.13, with KEM attaining that price back on November 08, 2018. The drop in the price of the shares saw it stand at $22.85 per share. KEM has been trading at a low of $15.55 over the past one year but it surged by 46.95% or $7.3 to reach the $22.85 mark. Following the massive rise in stock price, KEM received more attention from investors and analysts. On Thursday, the stock plunged by 0.75%, which caused investors and analysts to excite about it. Following the plunge in price, the KEM beta stands at 2.5, implying that its volatility level has gone up by -1.5 ahead of the general market. A look at the stock’s 200-day moving average shows that it is 24.44% above while its 50-day moving average shows that it is currently 21.65% above. Compared to 3.69% average daily volatility of past month, the stock’s average volatility for this week has increased by 0.0600000000000001 as the volatility level currently stands at 3.75%.

Over the past seven days, the stock has witnessed a price surge by 14.71%. This massive rise in stock price has caught the attention of both investors and market traders. The stock has performed excellently over the past 52 weeks, rising by 31.25% during that time frame and is now up by 30.27% since this point this year. KEM has surged by 17.84% over the past 30 days, with its equity price gaining% of its value over the past ninety days. These figures add up to see the stock record a growth of 30.87% over the past six months.

The stock’s technical analysis reveals that its 14-day Relative Strength Index (RSI) is currently in a overbought position as it was able to attain 77.95 points. The trading volume now standing at 1257229 shares. The increase of 17229 shares in trading volume shows that traders and investors have shown more interest in the stock over the past few weeks. During that trading session, the average trading volume of KEM was 1240000 shares, which is more than 1.01 times higher than its usual trading volume.

Tailored Brands, Inc. has seen its stock (NYSE:TLRD) surge by $0.16 or 3.72% to currently trade at $4.46. This rise in the price of the stock has seen it establish a strong support at $4.33 a share. If the stock price is to drop below that support level, then it would be followed by a bearish trend. A slip below $4.21 would be bad for TLRD as it would mean that the stock has lost 5.61% of its value. The stock going in the opposite direction and breaking past the resistance point to reach $4.53 would see it surge even higher. TLRD would attempt to surge past the upward resistance point which is set at $4.61 a share. TLRD has an average volatility of 6.43% over the past 30 days, while it has gained 17.04% of its value compared to its 52-weeks low point which stands at $3.7 on Oct 09, 2019. In the same breath, TLRD has lost 4.04% compared to its 52-weeks high point which currently stands at $4.28 a share reached on Dec 03, 2018.

Analysts have set a 1-year price target for this stock, with most of them expecting it to reach $5.5/share over the next 12 months. If that happens, then TLRD would witness a 23.32% rise from its current price. The price of the stock has been moving between $4.28 and $4.48. Not all analysts believe it would hit that target though, as some of them expect it to trade lower, as low as $5 per share. In the same breath, one analyst believes that the stock is set to soar even higher than expected, as the price target was set at $6.

The stock is currently neutral as its Stochastic Oscillator (%D) is at 61.82%, which implies that a stability in price will be experienced for a while. Its shares P/S ratio is below the 0.29 industry average and below the 0.42 by the wider market, as TLRD’s P/S ratio currently stands at 0.07. The stock’s estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple is 3.63 which is also below the 12-month price-earnings (P/E) which stands at 4.08. Tailored Brands, Inc. has experienced a fall in its earnings, recording an decrease rate of -2.2% in each quarter over the past five years.

The stock has an average rating of 2.7 which means that it has been rated as a Holdby most analysts. The stock is being covered by 2 analysts who gave a consensus recommendation of 2.7 which implies that it is currently in a neutral situation. Reuters looked into analysts covering Tailored Brands, Inc., and 2 of them believe that the stock is a Hold at the moment. 0 of the analysts rated it as a Buy or a Strong Buy while the remaining analysts (0) rated it as a sell at the moment.