C&J Energy Services (CJES) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.1% Higher - Tale of the Tape


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C&J Energy Services, Inc. ( CJES ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by over 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company as the stock is now up roughly 14% in the past one-month time frame.

This oil & gas equipment company has seen one negative estimate revision in the past 30 days while its Zacks Consensus Estimate remained same over the same time frame, suggesting there may be trouble down the road. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent move higher can last.

C&J Energy Services currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is negative.

Some better-ranked stocks in the basic materials sector include Alexco Resource Corporation ( AXU ), Gruma S.A.B. de CV ( GMK ) and Emerge Energy Services LP ( EMES ). While Alexco Resource and Gruma S.A.B. de CV hold a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Emerge Energy Services carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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