Corecivic Inc (NYSE:CXW) saw strong trading volume on Friday . 12,807,807 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 1,227% from the previous session’s volume of 965,253 shares.The stock last traded at $23.42 and had previously closed at $22.53.
Several analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Corecivic from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday. ValuEngine cut shares of Corecivic from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Corecivic has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $32.50.
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