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CLOSING UPDATE: User Trend jumps 9.1% on spectacular volume 16 January 2018 17:12 IST

NEWS BITES - MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's Israel market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

User Trend, Israel's 7th largest communications & media company by market capitalisation, traded on heavy volume of 9.2 times average today while the price jumped 70.0 agorot (or 9.1%) to trade at NIS8.40. Compared with the TA-25 Index which rose 3.3 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 8.9%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant uptrend:

+ The stock has outperformed 98% of the Israel market over the past 6 months.

+ In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high twice.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

+ Price/Earnings of 8.4 [15.7]

Note

User Trend today is at a discount of 12.0% to the 12-month high of NIS9.55 on 05 Nov, 2017. It is at a premium of 177.3% to the 12-month low of NIS3.03 on 16 Mar, 2017.

Bearish Signals:

The price dropped 3.5% in the last month.

Tobin's Q Ratio is 14. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom 3% of stocks by value of Q Ratio.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity is less than stellar at 5.4%.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Overvaluation:

Price/Sales of 9.8 [1.5]

Return on Equity 5.4% [27.5%]

Return on Assets 3.5% [4.7%]

TODAY'S ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: User Trend jumps 9.1% on high volume

16 January 2018 13:11 IST

User Trend Ltd (TASE:USER-M) traded on heavy volume of 2.0 times average so far today while the price jumped 70.0 agorot (or 9.1%) to trade at NIS8.40.

Morning Alert: User Trend jumps 9.1% on strong volume

16 January 2018 11:11 IST

User Trend Ltd (TASE:USER-M) traded on heavy volume of 2.9 times average so far today while the price jumped 70.0 agorot (or 9.1%) to trade at NIS8.40.

User Trend Ltd (TV:USER-M; TLV:USER-M; TA:USER-M; TA:USER-M; IT:USER-M)

ISIN: IL0010960073

PermID: 4297480548

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com