Overall market sentiment has been down on Woodward, Inc.Common Stock (WWD) stock lately. WWD receives a Bearish rating from InvestorsObserver Stock Sentiment Indicator.
Woodward, Inc.Common Stock has a Bearish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on WWD!
What is Stock Sentiment?
In investing, sentiment generally means whether or not a given security is in favor with investors. It is typically a pretty short-term metric that relies entirely on technical analysis. That means it doesn’t incorporate anything to do with the health or profitability of the underlying company.
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 WWD Stock Today?
Woodward, Inc.Common Stock (WWD) stock is trading at $116.68 as of 12:52 PM on Friday, Sep 17, a drop of -$1.25, or -1.06% from the previous closing price of $117.93. Volume today is 304,795 compared to average volume of 250,476. The stock has traded between $114.78 and $118.29 so far today.
More About Woodward, Inc.Common Stock
Woodward Inc creates energy control and optimization solutions. The systems and solutions can help evaluate the performance, efficiencies, and emissions of its customers' products. Specifically, the control and optimization solutions are for aerospace, energy, and other industrial markets. Fluid and electrical energy, motions, or other outputs may be monitored or improved with the company's products. Also, Woodward provides aftermarket repair and replacements to enhance support. A majority of sales derive from the United States, but facilities in different regions of the world help assemble and promote its products through various locations.
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