SWS Group (SWS) in Focus: Stock Adds 5.6% in Session


SWS Group, Inc. (SWS) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the recent trend for the company as the stock is now down 2.59% in the past one-month time frame.

This investment brokerage firm witnessed one positive estimate revision over the past 60 days. The Zacks Consensus Estimate also moved up over the same time frame, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for SWS Group. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if yesterday’s jump can turn into more strength down the road.

SWS Group has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

However, some better-ranked stocks in the same sector include GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP), Investment Technology Group Inc. (ITG) and Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC). All these stocks sport a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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