Wednesday’s Highlights at Noon: Novavax (NVAX), NQ Mobile (NQ), Supervalu Inc (SVU), Fuelcell Energy (FCEL), Terra Tech Corp (TRTC)

By Carrie Williams

So far Wednesday, January 10, NASDAQ is down -0.86% and the S&P is up 0.46%. Here are this morning’s most active stocks: Novavax (NASDAQ:NVAX), NQ Mobile (NYSE:NQ), Supervalu Inc (NYSE:SVU), Fuelcell Energy (NASDAQ:FCEL) and Terra Tech Corp (Other OTC:TRTC).

Novavax is up 33.8% in midday trading to $1.81. Shares opened today at $1.35. The company has a 52-week low of $0.73 and a 52-week high of $1.98. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $2.15, marking a 59.26% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 5, B.Riley FBR analyst George Zavoico initiated coverage with a Buy rating on NVAX and a price target of $2.30, which represents a potential upside of 70% from where the stock is currently trading. Separately, on December 19, Citigroup’s Joel Beatty downgraded the stock to Hold . Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Novavax has been positive based on 13 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is slightly higher than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

NQ Mobile is down -11.48% in midday trading to $4.01. Shares opened today at $4.53. The company has a 52-week low of $3.24 and a 52-week high of $4.68. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $13, marking a 186.98% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on December 21, Rosenblatt Securities analyst Jun Zhang assigned a Buy rating on NQ, with a price target of $13, which implies an upside of 187% from current levels.

Supervalu Inc is down -9.48% in midday trading to $17.00. Shares opened today at $18.78. The company has a 52-week low of $14.55 and a 52-week high of $32.41. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $20.67, marking a 10.06% potential upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, Pivotal Research analyst Ajay Jain assigned a Buy rating on SVU, with a price target of $32, which represents a potential upside of 70% from where the stock is currently trading. Separately, on November 14, Goldman Sachs’ Christopher Prykull initiated coverage with a Sell rating on the stock and has a price target of $14.

Fuelcell Energy is up 9.14% in midday trading to $1.91. Shares opened today at $1.75. The company has a 52-week low of $0.80 and a 52-week high of $2.49.

Terra Tech Corp is down -8.94% in midday trading to $0.33. Shares opened today at $0.36. The company has a 52-week low of $0.14 and a 52-week high of $0.63. In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $980.4K worth of TRTC shares. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Terra Tech Corp has been negative based on 11 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is lower than the average sector sentiment of insiders.