Surgery Partners, Inc. (SGRY) Is At $17.15 Formed Wedge; Lee Enterprises (LEE) Shorts Up By 0.15%

Surgery Partners, Inc. (SGRY) formed wedge up with $18.01 target or 5.00% above today’s $17.15 share price. Surgery Partners, Inc. (SGRY) has $833.69 million valuation. The stock increased 2.08% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $17.15. About 373,120 shares traded or 2.28% up from the average. Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) has declined 14.47% since April 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.02% the S&P500.

Lee Enterprises Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) had an increase of 0.15% in short interest. LEE’s SI was 4.07 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 0.15% from 4.07 million shares previously. With 147,000 avg volume, 28 days are for Lee Enterprises Incorporated (NYSE:LEE)’s short sellers to cover LEE’s short positions. The SI to Lee Enterprises Incorporated’s float is 8.47%. The stock decreased 4.88% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $1.95. About 502,476 shares traded or 175.92% up from the average. Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) has declined 24.53% since April 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.08% the S&P500.

Analysts await Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $-0.22 earnings per share, down 650.00% or $0.26 from last year’s $0.04 per share. After $-0.03 actual earnings per share reported by Surgery Partners, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 633.33% negative EPS growth.

Among 10 analysts covering Surgery Partners (NASDAQ:SGRY), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Surgery Partners has $2700 highest and $13 lowest target. $18.29’s average target is 6.65% above currents $17.15 stock price. Surgery Partners had 29 analyst reports since October 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the shares of SGRY in report on Thursday, September 7 with “Buy” rating. Citigroup initiated Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) on Monday, October 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, November 1. The stock of Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 26 by Jefferies. The stock of Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of SGRY in report on Wednesday, September 20 with “Hold” rating. The company was initiated on Monday, October 26 by Raymond James. The stock of Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, June 10 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, October 26 by RBC Capital Markets. Goldman Sachs initiated Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) on Monday, October 26 with “Neutral” rating.

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated provides local news and information, and advertising services primarily in the Midwest, Mountain West, and West regions of the United States. The company has market cap of $111.31 million. As of September 25, 2016, it published 46 daily and 34 Sunday newspapers with 0.8 million and 1.2 million print and digital subscribers; and 300 weekly newspapers, and classified and niche publications in 21 states. It has a 2.14 P/E ratio. The firm also offers retail, classified, national, and digital advertising services, as well as custom digital marketing services.

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