The stock of Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) is a huge mover today! About 111,019 shares traded hands or 136.04% up from the average. Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) has risen 27.60% since April 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.68% the S&P500.
The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $36.24M company. It was reported on Nov, 15 by Barchart.com. We have $1.99 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:MARA worth $4.35 million less.
Analysts await Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) to report earnings on November, 21. They expect $-0.21 EPS, down 320.00% or $0.16 from last year’s $-0.05 per share. After $0.49 actual EPS reported by Marathon Patent Group Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -142.86% negative EPS growth.
Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) Ratings Coverage
Out of 5 analysts covering Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA), 4 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 80% are positive. Marathon Patent Group Inc has been the topic of 7 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. As per Wednesday, August 19, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks. The stock of Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, October 7 by Wells Fargo. Zacks downgraded Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) on Tuesday, August 25 to “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Hold” on Tuesday, September 22.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Marathon Patent Group Inc. is a patent and patent rights acquisition and licensing company. The Company acquires patents from a wide-range of patent holders from individual inventors to Fortune 500 companies. It serves its clients through two complementary business units: IP Services and IP Licensing and Enforcement business. Marathon Patent Group, Inc. is based in Alexandria, Virginia.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 3 in 2016 Q2. Its up 2.33, from 0.67 in 2016Q1. The ratio increased, as 3 funds sold all Marathon Patent Group Inc shares owned while 0 reduced positions. 4 funds bought stakes while 5 increased positions. They now own 1.32 million shares or 15.57% more from 1.15 million shares in 2016Q1.
North Star Invest Mngmt Corp last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. Fincl Bank Of America Corp De holds 0% or 23 shares in its portfolio. Blackrock Invest Management Ltd holds 0% or 2,026 shares in its portfolio. Northern Corp last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. Blackrock Fund Advisors accumulated 0% or 32,468 shares. Citadel Advisors Ltd Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) for 15,975 shares. Royal Bank Of Canada last reported 722 shares in the company. Tci Wealth accumulated 0.02% or 12,000 shares. Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 11,300 shares or 0% of the stock. Tower Capital Ltd Liability Corp (Trc) has 0% invested in the company for 638 shares. Geode Cap Ltd Liability Com has 0% invested in the company for 44,662 shares. Vanguard owns 204,734 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Fortress Inv Group Incorporated Limited holds 0.01% or 134,409 shares in its portfolio. Cambridge Inv Rech Advsrs holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) for 848,449 shares.
More important recent Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Marathon Patent Group: Tops In Intellectual Property” on June 13, 2016, also Forbes.com published article titled: “New IP Company Marathon Patent Group Promises Diversification Amid Risky …”, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “Marathon Patent Group Subsidiary 3D Nanocolor Corporation Announces Management …” on October 24, 2016. More interesting news about Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) was released by: Labusinessjournal.com and their article: “Marathon Patent Group to Merge with Uniloc Luxembourg” with publication date: August 17, 2015.
MARA Company Profile
Marathon Patent Group, Inc., incorporated on February 23, 2010, is a patent acquisition, monetization and commercialization company. The Firm acquires patents and patent rights from their owners ranging from individual inventors to Fortune 500 companies. The Company’s commercialization division is focused on the commercialization lifecycle, which includes discovering opportunities, performing due diligence, providing capital, managing development, protecting and developing Internet Protocol (IP), assisting in execution of the business plan and realizing shareholder value.
Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.