HCI Group, Inc. (HCI) Is At $42.07 Formed Wedge; Shorts at LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC ORDINARY SHARES (LLDTF) Raised By 91.78%

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HCI Group, Inc. (HCI) formed wedge up with $44.17 target or 5.00% above today’s $42.07 share price. HCI Group, Inc. (HCI) has $392.88 million valuation. The stock increased 1.47% or $0.61 during the last trading session, reaching $42.07. About 55,984 shares traded. HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) has declined 5.11% since June 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.68% the S&P500.

LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:LLDTF) had an increase of 91.78% in short interest. LLDTF’s SI was 22.78 million shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 91.78% from 11.88 million shares previously. With 14,200 avg volume, 1604 days are for LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:LLDTF)’s short sellers to cover LLDTF’s short positions. The stock increased 0.75% or $0.0062 during the last trading session, reaching $0.8276. About 376 shares traded. Lloyds Banking Group plc (OTCMKTS:LLDTF) has 0.00% since June 2, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering HCI Group Inc (NYSE:HCI), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. HCI Group Inc has $52 highest and $38.0 lowest target. $45.86’s average target is 9.01% above currents $42.07 stock price. HCI Group Inc had 12 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Market Outperform” rating on Tuesday, October 20 by JMP Securities. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, December 4. On Thursday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. Zacks upgraded HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) rating on Tuesday, August 4. Zacks has “Hold” rating and $50 target. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, December 21. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Monday, September 18. Piper Jaffray initiated it with “Overweight” rating and $43 target in Monday, December 28 report. The rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson with “Buy” on Friday, April 7. The stock of HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, March 6 by SunTrust. As per Tuesday, August 18, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks.

Analysts await HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $1.07 EPS, up 15.05% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.93 per share. HCI’s profit will be $9.99M for 9.83 P/E if the $1.07 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.26 actual EPS reported by HCI Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -15.08% negative EPS growth.

Lloyds Banking Group plc provides banking and financial services under the Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland, and Scottish Widows brands in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company has market cap of $59.56 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Retail, Commercial Banking, and Insurance and Wealth. It has a 12.35 P/E ratio. The Retail segment offers a range of financial service products, including current accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, motor finance, and unsecured consumer lending products to personal and small business customers.

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