Bounding Shares, What’s Next for Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) and NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR)?

Seasoned investors are often on the lookout for a value name with solid upside.  Recently attention has been given to shares of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) as the stock recently touched $61.45, a -0.73% move from the most recent open.

Here we’ll take a quick glance at how the stock price is currently trading in relation to some of its simple moving averages. At current levels, Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) shares have been seen trading 4.40% away from the 20-day moving average. The stock has been recently separated from the 50-day moving average by -0.57%. Using a broader approach, shares have been trading -0.95% off of the 200-day moving average. After the latest check-in, company stock is -11.96% off of the 50 day high and 33.01% away from the 50 day low price.

In terms of performance, shares of Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN) are 6.13% since the start of 2016. Over the past week, shares are 3.36%. Moving out to look at the previous month performance, the stock is at 6.68%. For the quarter, performance is at -9.50%. During the past six months, Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN)’s stock has been -0.97% and 1.99% for the last 12 months.

Shares of NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR) are on our watchlist today as the stock has moved 2.19% from the open, touching $65.40 on a recent trade. While the stock has a nice low price tag to it, does it have any value?

Here we’ll take a quick glance at how the stock price is currently trading in relation to some of its simple moving averages. At current levels, NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR) shares have been seen trading 11.10% away from the 20-day moving average. The stock has been recently separated from the 50-day moving average by 22.51%. Using a broader approach, shares have been trading 35.27% off of the 200-day moving average. After the latest check-in, company stock is 2.83% off of the 50 day high and 47.96% away from the 50 day low price.

In terms of performance, shares of NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR) are 11.32% since the start of 2016. Over the past week, shares are 9.82%. Moving out to look at the previous month performance, the stock is at 22.70%. For the quarter, performance is at 27.98%. During the past six months, NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR)’s stock has been 49.49% and 18.16% for the last 12 months.

Investors are constantly attempting to find the next great stock to own. Picking the next winner to bolster the portfolio may involve some hard work and a little bit of stock market magic. Sifting through the wealth of information about public companies can be a daunting task. Many sharp investors will attack the equity markets from many different angles.

This may include keeping close tabs on fundamental and technical data. This may also include tracking analyst opinions and following what the big money institutions are buying or selling.

So, most importantly, where are shares headed from here? In order to get a sense of Wall Street sentiment, we can look to brokerage analyst estimates. On a one to five ratings scale where 1.0 indicates a Strong Buy, 2.0 indicates a Buy, 3.0 a Hold, 4.0 a Sell and 5.0 a Stong Sell. NETGEAR, Inc. currently has an average analyst recommendation of 1.70 according to analysts. This is the average number based on the total brokerage firms taken into consideration by Beta Systems Research. The same analysts have a future one-year price target of $62.67 on the shares.