Pre-Bell Stock Alert on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) and Trilogy Metals Inc. (:TMQ)

Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is moving higher befor market open as it moved 1.05% pre-bell.  With the move the stock is currently valued at $9.73.

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Analyst Outlook

The consensus analysts recommendation at this point stands at 3.40 for Ecopetrol S.A..  This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Further, analysts have a 12 month target price of $8.80 on company shares.  This is according to the analysts polled by Thomson Reuters which have recently published research reports on the firm. 

The equity stands -6.08% away from the 52-week high and 27.19% from the 52-week low.  The RSI (Relative Strength Index), an indicator that shows price strength by comparing upward and downward close-to-close movements is 67.86.

With the recent move, the stock now boasts a market cap of 19543.02and a beta of 1.13.

Trilogy Metals Inc. (:TMQ) shares are gapping higher 4.46% pre-market with a price of $1.14 on the stock.  Investors will be keeping a close eye on the stock during this session to see if the upward trend will remain throughout the day.

At the time of writing, the stock was trading at $1.14. This represents a change from the opening price of -2.48%. In terms of performance, year to date, the stock is 120.86%. The monthly stock performance comes in at 13.13%. For the quarter, shares are performing at 45.62%. Weekly performance analysis shows the equity at 24.15%.

In taking a look at technical levels, shares are trading 10.62% away from the 50 day simple moving average and 57.78% away from the 200 day simple moving average. Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading -15.48% away from it’s 52- week high and 175.60% away from its 52 week low. 

As of writing, Trilogy Metals Inc.’s RSI stands at 69.87. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 6.36% and 5.03% over the past month.

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