Conn's, Inc. (CONN) Forms $33.00 Double Top; HOT MAMAS FOODS (HOTF) Sellers Increased By 33.33% Their Shorts

Conn's, Inc. (CONN) formed double top with $35.64 target or 8.00% above today’s $33.00 share price. Conn's, Inc. (CONN) has $1.04B valuation. The stock increased 1.85% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $33. About 83,332 shares traded. Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) has risen 45.89% since March 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.19% the S&P500.

HOT MAMAS FOODS INC (OTCMKTS:HOTF) had an increase of 33.33% in short interest. HOTF’s SI was 400 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 33.33% from 300 shares previously. With 1,900 avg volume, 0 days are for HOT MAMAS FOODS INC (OTCMKTS:HOTF)’s short sellers to cover HOTF’s short positions. The stock increased 20.00% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $0.06. About 661 shares traded or 14.36% up from the average. Hot Mama's Foods, Inc. (OTCMKTS:HOTF) has 0.00% since March 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Hot Mama's Foods, Inc. develops, makes, sells, and distributes fresh, refrigerated, or perishable prepared foods in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company has market cap of $1.41 million. The company's products include salsa, hummus, pesto, dips, spreads, sauces, deli salads, entrees, side dishes, and others. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides private label food manufacturing, as well as co-packing services; offers testing and documentation of custom or proprietary formulas; and processes necessary for the introduction of new or customized products.

Among 6 analysts covering CONN’S (NASDAQ:CONN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. CONN’S has $45 highest and $16 lowest target. $37.60’s average target is 13.94% above currents $33 stock price. CONN’S had 18 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Hold” on Monday, October 9. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 28 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the shares of CONN in report on Wednesday, January 13 to “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 18. The company was maintained on Wednesday, December 9 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the shares of CONN in report on Tuesday, December 1 to “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, June 3 by Piper Jaffray. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer given on Friday, September 29. The stock has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, June 6.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.40, from 1.29 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 13 investors sold Conn's, Inc. shares while 32 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 32 raised stakes. 20.50 million shares or 1.07% less from 20.72 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0% of its portfolio in Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) for 2,760 shares. Ameritas Prtnrs holds 0% or 1,614 shares. Cornerstone Cap Holdg Ltd Liability has 10,200 shares. State Street Corporation reported 541,443 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Royal Bank Of Canada reported 1,240 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas invested in 9,300 shares or 0% of the stock. Hutchin Hill Cap L P holds 32,200 shares. Eam Invsts Limited Liability Corp reported 188,686 shares. The Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Co has invested 0.01% in Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN). Brandywine Glob Management Ltd Liability Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) for 18,900 shares. Engineers Gate Manager Limited Partnership stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN). Hanseatic Mngmt Services reported 57 shares. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Llc accumulated 29,466 shares. Driehaus Capital Ltd Liability Corporation, Illinois-based fund reported 176,317 shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance The accumulated 15,012 shares.

Analysts await Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) to report earnings on April, 3. They expect $0.49 EPS, up 880.00% or $0.44 from last year’s $0.05 per share. CONN’s profit will be $15.37M for 16.84 P/E if the $0.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.18 actual EPS reported by Conn's, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 172.22% EPS growth.