Gaining Green

Consumer Goods Losers: Quiksilver (NYSE:ZQK), Quantum Fuel Systems Tech Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:QTWW), Everyware Global Inc (NASDAQ:EVRY), Vapor Corp., (NASDAQ:VPCO)

Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK), has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the ten brokerages that are covering the stock, AmericanBankingNews.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have issued a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $6.50. Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK), net profit margin is 12.00% and weekly performance is -7.69%. On last trading day company shares ended up $3.36. Analysts mean target price for the company is $5.02. Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK), distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -32.58%.

On June 18, 2014, Natural gas storage system leader, Quantum Fuel Systems Tech Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:QTWW), disclosed that it had been awarded a contract by Dillon Transport. The company has not disclosed the amount of the contract or the potential it will have on revenue generation for the full year. However, shares of the company reacted favorably to the news on Tuesday. Quantum Fuel Systems Tech Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:QTWW), fell 7.64% in last trading session and ended the day on $5.20. QTWW, Gross Margin is 32.70% and its return on assets is -40.60%. Quantum Fuel Systems Tech Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:QTWW), quarterly performance is -36.04%.

Everyware Global Inc (NASDAQ:EVRY)’s stock dropped 20.35% to $2.74. The company on July 3 announced that hourly workers at the Company’s Lancaster, Ohio operation voted to accept revisions to their labor agreement that will reduce operating costs at EveryWare. The Company’s hourly employees at its Monaca, Pennsylvania facility voted down similar proposed revisions to their separate labor agreement. Everyware Global Inc (NASDAQ:EVRY), shares moved down 10.58% in last trading session and was closed at $2.45, while trading in range of $2.31 – 2.97. Everyware Global Inc (NASDAQ:EVRY), year to date (YTD) performance is -70.41%.

On May 28, 2014, Vapor Corp., (NASDAQ:VPCO), a leading U.S. based electronic cigarette and vaporizer company whose brands include Krave®, VaporX®, Hookah Stix®, Alternacig®, and Fifty-One®, announced that The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC has approved the Company’s application to have its common stock listed on The NASDAQ Capital Market. Effective at the opening of trading on May 30, 2014, the Company’s common stock will trade on The NASDAQ Capital Market under its existing symbol “VPCO.” Vapor Corp., (NASDAQ:VPCO), ended the last trading day at $4.43. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 6.03% and price to cash ratio as 17.57. Vapor Corp., (NASDAQ:VPCO), showed a negative weekly performance of 12.97%.