Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VOLT) stock is up 9.12% over the past week and gets a Bullish rating from InvestorsObserver's Sentiment Indicator.
What is Stock Sentiment?
Sentiment uses short term technical analysis to gauge whether a stock is desired by investors. As a technical indicator, it focuses on recent trends as opposed to the long term health of the underlying company. Updates for the company such as a earnings release can move the stock away from current trends.
Sentiment is how investors, or the market, feels about a stock. There are lots of ways to measure sentiment. At the core, sentiment is pretty easy to understand. If a stock is going up, investors must be bullish, while if it is going down, sentiment is bearish.
InvestorsObserver’s Sentiment Indicator looks at price trends over the past week and also considers changes in volume. Increasing volume can mean a trend is getting stronger, while decreasing volume can mean a trend is nearing a conclusion.
For stocks that have options, our system also considers the balance between calls, which are often bets that the price will go up, and puts, which are frequently bets that the price will fall.
What's Happening With VOLT Stock Today?
Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VOLT) stock is trading at $4.07 as of 10:44 AM on Wednesday, Jun 16, a drop of -$0.12, or -2.86% from the previous closing price of $4.19. The stock has traded between $3.90 and $4.29 so far today. Volume today is elevated. So far 199,289 shares have traded compared to average volume of 79,094 shares.
More About Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
Volt Information Sciences Inc offers recruitment services. The company provides staffing services, outsourcing solutions, and information technology infrastructure services. Staffing services include contingent workers and personnel recruitment services. Outsourcing solutions consist of project-based IT and technology services, and Information technology infrastructure services provide server, storage, network, and desktop IT hardware maintenance. Its geographical segments are North American Staffing, International Staffing, and North American MSP. The company generates a majority of its revenue from the North American Staffing segment.