Westinghouse Air Brake (WAB) Got Higher Deutsche Bank Rating; GUIDED THERAPEUTICS (OTCBB:GTHP) Shorts Up By 355.51%

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GUIDED THERAPEUTICS INC (OTCBB:GTHP) had an increase of 355.51% in short interest. GTHP’s SI was 103,400 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 355.51% from 22,700 shares previously. The stock increased 17.74% or $0.0011 during the last trading session, reaching $0.0073. About shares traded. Guided Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB:GTHP) has 0.00% since May 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Deutsche Bank raised shares of Westinghouse Air Brake (NYSE:WAB) from a Hold rating to Buy rating in a an analyst note revealed to investors on Monday, 14 May.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation, provides technology equipment and services for the freight rail and passenger transit vehicle industries worldwide. The company has market cap of $8.96 billion. It operates in two divisions, Freight and Transit. It has a 34.21 P/E ratio. The Freight segment makes and services components for new and existing locomotive and freight cars; supplies railway electronics and positive train control equipment; offers signal design and engineering services; manufactures switcher locomotives; rebuilds freight locomotives; and provides heat exchangers and cooling systems for rail and other industrial markets.

More important recent Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Wabtec Announces Earnings Release Date” on April 16, 2018, also Benzinga.com published article titled: “Analyst: Wabtech A Buy On Potential GE Synergies”, Streetinsider.com published: “Wabtec (WAB) to Affirm 2018 Financial Guidance, Targets at Investor Day” on May 07, 2018. More interesting news about Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies’ (WAB) CEO Ray Betler on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: April 25, 2018.

Among 16 analysts covering Wabtec (NYSE:WAB), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Wabtec has $106 highest and $68.0 lowest target. $93.23’s average target is 0.18% above currents $93.06 stock price. Wabtec had 38 analyst reports since December 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by FBR Capital. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) on Monday, September 11 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Longbow. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, August 14. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $100.0 target in Friday, September 15 report. The stock of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, May 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Thursday, September 7 the stock rating was initiated by Berenberg with “Hold”. The stock of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) earned “Market Perform” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, February 21. The stock of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, February 22. The stock has “Buy” rating by Seaport Global on Wednesday, April 25.

The stock decreased 0.82% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $93.06. About 481,333 shares traded. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has risen 7.58% since May 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.97% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.11, from 0.82 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 28 investors sold Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation shares while 139 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 108 raised stakes. 102.49 million shares or 1.00% more from 101.47 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Landscape Management Limited Liability Company holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) for 20,048 shares. Utah Retirement holds 0.03% or 15,890 shares. Comerica Comml Bank stated it has 0.05% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Metropolitan Life Com New York holds 0.03% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) or 25,740 shares. American Century Cos reported 1.83M shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. Telemus Cap Limited Liability Co, Michigan-based fund reported 5,597 shares. Emerald Advisers Pa has 0.01% invested in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has 174,402 shares. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd holds 169,075 shares. Retirement Of Alabama holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) for 110,478 shares. Amp Limited invested in 27,406 shares. British Columbia Invest Mgmt Corporation invested 0.02% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Southeast Asset Advsrs Inc reported 0.13% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Fmr Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). 559,870 were reported by Williams Jones And Assocs Limited Com.

Guided Therapeutics, Inc., a medical technology company, focuses on developing medical devices. The company has market cap of $1.05 million. The firm focuses on marketing LuViva, a non-invasive cervical cancer detection device that identifies cervical cancers and precancers painlessly, non-invasively, and at the point-of-care by scanning the cervix with light, then analyzing the light reflected and fluorescent light. It currently has negative earnings. It is also developing a non-invasive esophageal cancer detection product using its biophotonic technology platform.

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