Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE: TYL) had its price target boosted by equities researchers at KeyCorp from $176.00 to $178.00.KeyCorp currently has a rating of Overweight on the shares. A number of other analysts have issued reports on the stock in recent days, and Tyler Technologies Inc. has earned a consensus one-year price target of $180.17, higher than the opening price of $169.50, a difference of 10.66 percent. Tyler Technologies Inc. stock has a 52-week high of $184.01.
U.S. stocks finished sharply lower on Tuesday as equities amid a slump in energy shares and continued uncertainty about the Federal Reserve’s plans for monetary policy.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.41% closed 258.05 points, or 1.4%, lower at 18,066.89, and was down nearly 300 points at its lowest.
The S&P 500 index SPX, -1.48% gave up 32.02 points, or 1.5%, at 2,127.02.
Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -1.09% fell 56.63 points, or 1.1%, at 5,155.25.
Typically, after analysts publish an “initiating coverage” report on a stock, they will subsequently issue periodic updates.
Shares of Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE: TYL) opened at $169.50 yesterday and traded in a range between, $168.01 and $169.89, and last traded at $169.03, which represents a change of $ -0.49 over the previous closing price.
Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE: TYL) currently has a market cap of 6.14B
The stocks average daily volume is 294,033 shares out of a total float 33,101,000 and some 178,621 shares traded hands yesterday, 25 percent lower than normal. Look for trading volume to pick up in the coming days as investors often use upticks in trading volume to identify heavy volume accumulation or distribution by institutional investors.
While increased trading for one day will not mean much, conversely, a trend of heavy trading volume on the buy side over a period of days or weeks sends a positive signal to market traders that institutions may be moving in, so institutional sponsorship is very important.
Institutional sponsorship simply refers to ownership of a stock by mutual funds, banks, pension funds and other large institutions.
These professional investors have teams of analysts researching thousands of stocks, so it is good confirmation to see them taking a postion in a stock you are researching.
By identifying trends, moving averages allow traders to make those trends work in their favor and increase the number of successful trades.
With that in mind Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE: TYL) now has a 50-day MA is $164.77 and 200-day MA is $149.97, and it has traded in a 52-week range between $118.16 – 184.01 and today’s last price is -8.14 percent off the 52 week high of $184.01.
Earnings growth is an important factor to look at when investing in stocks and investors look for companies that have grown their earnings at least 25% or more for the past 3 years.
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