Scientific Games Corp. (SGMS)

22.88
0.22 0.95
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 23.10
Open 23.04
Day Low/High 23.00 / 23.48
52 Wk Low/High 14.79 / 29.95
Volume 222.45K
Avg Volume 1.21M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 93.14M
Market Cap 2.10B
EPS -3.90
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SGMS, KTOS, RDI

Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SGMS, KTOS, RDI

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Scientific Games Corp , where a total volume of 14,179 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.4 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 81.8% of SGMS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.7 million shares.

Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SGMS, AVEO, GRMN

Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SGMS, AVEO, GRMN

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Scientific Games Corp , where a total of 6,767 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 676,700 underlying shares. That amounts to about 43.3% of SGMS's average daily trading volume over the past month of 1.6 million shares.

Interesting SGMS Put And Call Options For April 2019

Interesting SGMS Put And Call Options For April 2019

Investors in Scientific Games Corp saw new options become available this week, for the April 2019 expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

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SGMS, HONE, HY, TFX and GG were all recently downgraded by TheStreet’s Quant Ratings service.

Ratings Changes Today

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Six Smart Ways to Wager on Expanded Sports Betting

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Gaming Shorts Crap Out Following Supreme Court Ruling

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The Supreme Court ruled this week that a Congressional ban that prohibited states from legalizing sports gambling is unconstitutional.

18 Best Stock Picks for the Impending Consumer Spending Boom

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Short Interest Drops 15% For SGMS

Short Interest Drops 15% For SGMS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 11/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 1,140,816 share decrease in total short interest for Scientific Games Corp , to 6,459,749, a decrease of 15.01% since 10/31/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Notable Monday Option Activity: SGMS, RRD, DO

Notable Monday Option Activity: SGMS, RRD, DO

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Scientific Games Corp , where a total volume of 3,620 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 362,000 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 54.3% of SGMS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 667,040 shares.

Short Interest Jumps 33% For SGMS

Short Interest Jumps 33% For SGMS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 08/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 2,709,997 share increase in total short interest for Scientific Games Corp , to 10,925,994, an increase of 32.98% since 07/31/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

10 Best-Performing Stocks in the Dow: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 8/3/17)

10 Best-Performing Stocks in the Dow: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Thursday 8/3/17)

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Expedia, Baozun, Scientific Games: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Expedia, Baozun, Scientific Games: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on Expedia, Baozun, and Scientific Games.

Scientific Games Bolts Higher

Scientific Games Bolts Higher

Scientific Games flew above all resistance. That is mega bullish.

Chart of the Week: Scientific Games

Scientific Games flew above all resistance. That is mega bullish.

Interesting SGMS Put And Call Options For August 18th

Investors in Scientific Games Corp saw new options become available this week, for the August 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SGMS options chain for the new August 18th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Interesting SGMS Put And Call Options For June 16th

Investors in Scientific Games Corp saw new options begin trading this week, for the June 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SGMS options chain for the new June 16th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: SGMS, LJPC, TSE

Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: SGMS, LJPC, TSE

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Scientific Games Corp , where a total of 52,302 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 5.2 million underlying shares. That amounts to about 633.3% of SGMS's average daily trading volume over the past month of 825,830 shares.

Ratings Changes Today

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Scientific Games May Be Worth Playing Here

Scientific Games May Be Worth Playing Here

The chart has broken out of a long-term base.

Scientific Games Reaches Analyst Target Price

Scientific Games Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Scientific Games Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $9.25, changing hands for $10.26/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Here's Why Scientific Games (SGMS) Stock Is Soaring Today

Here's Why Scientific Games (SGMS) Stock Is Soaring Today

Scientific Games (SGMS) stock is spiking on Wednesday as the company said it is looking at growth opportunities to boost its interactive business such as new joint ventures and acquisitions.

Scientific Games (SGMS) Is Today's Dead Cat Bounce Stock

Scientific Games (SGMS) Is Today's Dead Cat Bounce Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Scientific Games (SGMS) as a "dead cat bounce" (down big yesterday but up big today) candidate

Scientific Games (SGMS) Stock Plunges, Announces New CEO

Scientific Games (SGMS) Stock Plunges, Announces New CEO

Scientific Games (SGMS) named Kevin Sheehan, the former CEO and president of Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) as its new CEO. The company also posted better-than-expected results for the second quarter.

Scientific Games (SGMS): Heavy Pre-Market Activity

Scientific Games (SGMS): Heavy Pre-Market Activity

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Scientific Games (SGMS) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate

Scientific Games Reaches Analyst Target Price

Scientific Games Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Scientific Games Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $10.30, changing hands for $10.31/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

SGMS Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

SGMS Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Monday, shares of Scientific Games Corp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $9.08, changing hands as low as $8.52 per share. Scientific Games Corp shares are currently trading off about 6.5% on the day.

Commit To Buy Scientific Games Corp At $5, Earn 22% Using Options

Commit To Buy Scientific Games Corp At $5, Earn 22% Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Scientific Games Corp shares, but cautious about paying the going market price of $8.86/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2018 put at the $5 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $1.10.

Short Interest Decreases By 17% For SGMS

Short Interest Decreases By 17% For SGMS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/13/2016 settlement date, which shows a 2,299,106 share decrease in total short interest for Scientific Games Corp , to 11,214,402, a decrease of 17.01% since 04/29/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D+ (Sell)