National Research (NRCIB) At $55.90 Forms Top; SOPHOS GROUP PLC ORD GBP0 UNITED (SPHHF) Shorts Increased By 0.93%

National Research Corporation (NRCIB) formed multiple top with $60.37 target or 8.00% above today’s $55.90 share price. National Research Corporation (NRCIB) has $953.39M valuation. The stock increased 0.45% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $55.9. About 10,821 shares traded or 182.02% up from the average. National Research Corporation (NASDAQ:NRCIB) has risen 28.51% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.81% the S&P500.

SOPHOS GROUP PLC ORD GBP0 UNITED (OTCMKTS:SPHHF) had an increase of 0.93% in short interest. SPHHF’s SI was 194,700 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 0.93% from 192,900 shares previously. With 1,400 avg volume, 139 days are for SOPHOS GROUP PLC ORD GBP0 UNITED (OTCMKTS:SPHHF)’s short sellers to cover SPHHF’s short positions. It closed at $8.74 lastly. It is down 0.00% since January 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Sophos Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides cloud-enabled end-user and network security solutions. The company has market cap of $3.90 billion. The firm offers XG Firewall, a next-generation firewall protection for network, users, and applications from new control center; SG UTM, a user interface to protect network and users; Secure Wi-Fi, a wireless access point; Secure Web Gateway for web security; Secure Email Gateway solutions; and Phish Threat, an email phishing test simulation and training product. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides Endpoint Protection, a security solution for users and data; Intercept X, an endpoint security solution; Sophos Mobile, an enterprise mobility management solution; SafeGuard Encryption solution; Server Protection solution; Sophos Home, a protection solution for home computers; and Sophos Central, a synchronized security management solution.

Analysts await National Research Corporation (NASDAQ:NRCIB) to report earnings on February, 13. They expect $0.27 earnings per share, up 17.39% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.23 per share. NRCIB’s profit will be $4.60M for 51.76 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.09 actual earnings per share reported by National Research Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 200.00% EPS growth.