Wednesday’s Midday Movers: Rite Aid (RAD), Monitronics International (SCTY), Clovis Oncology (CLVS), Peabody Energy Comm (BTU), Mylan (MYL)

So far Wednesday, January 15, NASDAQ is up 1.7% and the S&P is up 1.41%. Here are this morning’s most active stocks: Rite Aid (RADResearch Report), Monitronics International (SCTYResearch Report), Clovis Oncology (CLVSResearch Report), Peabody Energy Comm (BTUResearch Report) and Mylan (MYLResearch Report).

Rite Aid is up 9.98% in midday trading to $13.22. Shares opened today at $12.02. The company has a 52-week low of $5.04 and a 52-week high of $23.88. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $12.00, marking a -0.17% potential downside from current levels. In a report issued on December 23, Deutsche Bank analyst George Hill maintained a Sell rating on RAD, with a price target of $12.00, which represents a slight downside potential from current levels. In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $27.09K worth of RAD shares and purchased $499.7K worth of RAD shares.

Monitronics International is down -8.34% in midday trading to $8.57. Shares opened today at $9.35. The company has a 52-week low of $7.00 and a 52-week high of $16.49.

Clovis Oncology is down -7.48% in midday trading to $10.04. Shares opened today at $10.85. The company has a 52-week low of $2.93 and a 52-week high of $32.05. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $13.17, marking a 21.38% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 13, J.P. Morgan analyst Cory Kasimov maintained a Hold rating on CLVS. Separately, on January 8, H.C. Wainwright’s Edward White reiterated a Buy rating on the stock and has a price target of $27.00. In the last 30 days, insiders purchased $28.92K worth of CLVS shares.

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Peabody Energy Comm is down -6.06% in midday trading to $8.45. Shares opened today at $8.99. The company has a 52-week low of $8.41 and a 52-week high of $35.11. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $16.33, marking a 81.65% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 6, B.Riley FBR analyst Lucas Pipes maintained a Hold rating on BTU, with a price target of $11.00, which implies an upside of 22% from current levels. Separately, on October 30, Deutsche Bank’s Chris Terry maintained a Buy rating on the stock and has a price target of $24.00. In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $137.7K worth of BTU shares and purchased $29.37K worth of BTU shares. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Peabody Energy Comm has been positive based on 121 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is slightly higher than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

Mylan is up 5.34% in midday trading to $22.18. Shares opened today at $21.05. The company has a 52-week low of $16.63 and a 52-week high of $32.23. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $24.50, marking a 16.39% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 9, Piper Sandler analyst David Amsellem maintained a Hold rating on MYL, with a price target of $21.00, which represents a slight downside potential from current levels. Separately, on the same day, RBC’s Randall Stanicky reiterated a Buy rating on the stock and has a price target of $27.00.

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