This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

11 Stocks Under $4 With Upside: Analysts

Stocks in this article: SIRI ACPW CPST CGR NXG EMKR GLCH GBG MDW CBRX SUPG

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Sirius XM Radio (SIRI - Get Report), Active Power (ACPW - Get Report) and Gleacher & Co. (GLCH) are among the following 11 stocks with as much as 144% upside, say analysts polled by Bloomberg.

The 11 companies, spanning industries from mining and pharma to technology, have market values of more than $160 million and are trading under $4. Based on analysts' buy and hold ratings, strong company fundamentals and industry outlook, these stocks could present an attractive buying opportunity.

The stocks are stacked based on their upside, from great to greatest.

11. Sirius XM Radio (SIRI - Get Report) operates two satellite radio systems offering music, sports, entertainment and news on a subscription basis. Available in vehicles, radios, smartphones and on the Internet, subscribers can chose from a variety of package starting under $20.

Sirius' first-quarter revenue rose 9% to $723.8 million from a year earlier. Net income increased to $78 million from $42 million. At the end of the quarter, the company's cash and cash equivalents stood at $433.7 million, up 62%. New subscriptions totaled 373,000, bringing the total to 20.6 million.

The company reaffirmed its 2011 guidance with revenue estimated at $3 billion and adjusted EBITDA at $715 million. Meanwhile, Sirius raised free cash flow estimates to $350 million from $300 million. With regard to subscribers, the company forecasts a net addition of 1.4 million this year.

Of 13 analysts covering the stock, 46% give it a buy, while 46% rate it hold. On May 8, analysts at Maxim Group assigned a buy rating to the stock and raised its price target to $2.5 from $2.2 a week earlier. This indicates a 6.4% potential upside from current levels.

1 of 11

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!

Markets

DOW 17,416.85 +225.48 1.31%
S&P 500 2,021.25 +19.09 0.95%
NASDAQ 4,683.4070 +45.4130 0.98%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs