Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Share Price Could Be Rising After 14.03% gain In 2017

Analog Devices, Inc.(ADI) shares saw a recent bid of $82.81 and 1.88M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 1.93% gain over the past week. The stock price increased 0.57% or $-0.47 versus $82.34 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $30.06B, putting the price -1.70% below the 52-week high and 58.73% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 3.31M shares while the relative volume is 0.57.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $91.86 while $103.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $11.14 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $70.00, which would be decrease of about -15% of its current value. The mean target of $93.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $52.17 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price ADI can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 42.07% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Analog Devices, Inc. remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 28.24 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 24.33 times earnings. For now, Analog Devices, Inc. is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.10 with 7 out of 26 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Analog Devices, Inc. has a 2.76% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Analog Devices, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price up 14.03% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 12.53%, compared with a gain of nearly 0.64% for 3 months and about 6.37% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.94, smashing the consensus of $0.73 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $984.45M, compared to the consensus of 872.25M. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.84. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.91 and as low as $0.78 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $3.78 and $4.29. The mean EPS estimate is $4.03. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $1.1B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $1.13B and as low as $1.08B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $4.79B and $4.99B. The mean revenue estimate is $4.91B.

Over the last 5 years, Analog Devices, Inc. has averaged a -0.20% YoY EPS growth rate and a 2.70% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 25.50% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 15.39% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Stephens Inc raised its rating on Analog Devices, Inc. to Overweight on 24/04/2017 in a reversal from its prior Equal-Weight rating. Stifel analysts stated on 13/03/2017 that they maintained their Buy rating. Barclays analysts stated on 13/03/2017 that they maintained their Equal Weight rating. Stifel analysts stated on 07/03/2017 that they maintained their Buy rating.

Dycom Industries, Inc. (DY) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts

Dycom Industries, Inc.(DY) shares saw a recent bid of $82.75 and 2.04M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a -22.36% decline over the past week. The stock price decreased -1.55% or $1.3 versus $84.05 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $2.64B, putting the price -25.21% below the 52-week high and 17.66% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 778.65K shares while the relative volume is 2.62.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $112.38 while $120.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $7.62 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $97.00, which would be an increase of about 17% of its current value. The mean target of $115.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $70.33 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price DY can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a -2.78% fall for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Dycom Industries, Inc. remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 16.28 times earnings, below the average P/E ratio of 22.28 times earnings. For now, Dycom Industries, Inc. is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 1.60 with 6 out of 9 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Dycom Industries, Inc. has a 20.96% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Dycom Industries, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price up 3.06% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 6.75%, compared with a fall of nearly -0.29% for 3 months and about -22.56% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $1.30, smashing the consensus of $1.19 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $786.34M, compared to the consensus of 736.69M. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.69. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.72 and as low as $0.66 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $5.20 and $5.26. The mean EPS estimate is $5.23. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $662.71M. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $670M and as low as $655.13M per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $3.06B and $3.1B. The mean revenue estimate is $3.09B.

Over the last 5 years, Dycom Industries, Inc. has averaged a 53.90% YoY EPS growth rate and a 20.90% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 61.50% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 4.30% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. FBR & Co. analysts stated on 25/05/2017 that they maintained their Outperform rating. FBR & Co. analysts stated on 02/03/2017 that they maintained their Outperform rating. FBR & Co. analysts stated on 22/11/2016 that they maintained their Outperform rating. FBR Capital analysts stated on 25/05/2016 that they maintained their Outperform rating.

Will Bunge Limited (BG) Surpass The Expectations That Analysts Have Set?

Bunge Limited(BG) shares saw a recent bid of $82.17 and 1.95M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 17.92% gain over the past week. The stock price decreased -1.26% or $1.05 versus $83.22 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $11.68B, putting the price -1.78% below the 52-week high and 44.95% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 1.69M shares while the relative volume is 1.15.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $78.58 while $94.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $15.42 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $56.00, which would be decrease of about -32% of its current value. The mean target of $80.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $56.69 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price BG can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 24.69% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Bunge Limited remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 21.58 times earnings, below the average P/E ratio of 22.65 times earnings. For now, Bunge Limited is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.20 with 2 out of 11 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Bunge Limited has a 2.42% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Bunge Limited has far performed well this year, with the share price up 13.75% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 22.44%, compared with a gain of nearly 0.95% for 3 months and about 4.69% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company failed Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.52, smashing the consensus of $0.70 per share. Revenue for the quarter also did not kill consensus, coming in at $11.12B, compared to the consensus of 8.9B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $1.02. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.28 and as low as $0.84 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $5.95 and $6.70. The mean EPS estimate is $6.28. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $11.01B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $11.49B and as low as $10.56B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $44.85B and $47.96B. The mean revenue estimate is $46.52B.

Over the last 5 years, Bunge Limited has averaged a -4.20% YoY EPS growth rate and a -5.30% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 4.90% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 20.15% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. JP Morgan raised its rating on Bunge Limited to Neutral on 04/05/2017 in a reversal from its prior Underweight rating. JP Morgan had a markedly different take on 06/04/2017, proposing that Bunge Limited is now considered Underweight versus prior Neutral rating. Goldman had a markedly different take on 20/03/2017, proposing that Bunge Limited is now considered Neutral versus prior Buy rating. BofA/Merrill raised its rating on Bunge Limited to Buy on 02/08/2016 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating.

State Street Corporation (STT) Trend of Beating EPS and Revenue Estimates

State Street Corporation(STT) shares saw a recent bid of $81.99 and 1.27M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 1.46% gain over the past week. The stock price decreased -0.18% or $0.15 versus $82.14 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $30.90B, putting the price -3.97% below the 52-week high and 62.05% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 2.12M shares while the relative volume is 0.60.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $88.17 while $103.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $14.83 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $80.00, which would be decrease of about -2% of its current value. The mean target of $87.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $50.60 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price STT can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 30.41% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, State Street Corporation remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 15.35 times earnings, below the average P/E ratio of 2,830.95 times earnings. For now, State Street Corporation is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.70 with 2 out of 20 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that State Street Corporation has a 1.26% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. State Street Corporation has far performed well this year, with the share price up 5.49% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 4.74%, compared with a gain of nearly 3.51% for 3 months and about -3.23% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $1.21, smashing the consensus of $1.10 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $2.78B, compared to the consensus of 2.74B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $1.56. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.64 and as low as $1.48 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $5.73 and $6.10. The mean EPS estimate is $5.93. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $2.85B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $2.92B and as low as $2.78B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $11.02B and $11.61B. The mean revenue estimate is $11.37B.

Over the last 5 years, State Street Corporation has averaged a 5.50% YoY EPS growth rate and a -3.20% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 11.20% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 12.53% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Jefferies had a markedly different take on 11/04/2017, proposing that State Street Corporation is now considered Hold versus prior Buy rating. Argus had a markedly different take on 26/01/2017, proposing that State Street Corporation is now considered Hold versus prior Buy rating. Goldman raised its rating on State Street Corporation to Buy on 04/01/2017 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating.

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP): Start Paying Attention to Revised Ratings

Microchip Technology Incorporated(MCHP) shares saw a recent bid of $81.70 and 1.79M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 1.90% gain over the past week. The stock price decreased -0.09% or $0.07 versus $81.77 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $17.70B, putting the price -0.80% below the 52-week high and 70.88% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 2.55M shares while the relative volume is 0.70.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $90.24 while $100.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $9.76 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $75.00, which would be decrease of about -8% of its current value. The mean target of $90.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $47.81 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price MCHP can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 61.27% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Microchip Technology Incorporated remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 121.79 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 24.33 times earnings. For now, Microchip Technology Incorporated is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 1.90 with 6 out of 16 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Microchip Technology Incorporated has a 11.93% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Microchip Technology Incorporated has far performed well this year, with the share price up 27.36% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 23.58%, compared with a gain of nearly 11.72% for 3 months and about 6.45% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $1.16, smashing the consensus of $1.06 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $902.67M, compared to the consensus of 891.22M. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $1.26. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.30 and as low as $1.15 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $3.87 and $3.93. The mean EPS estimate is $3.90. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $957.94M. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $981M and as low as $923.4M per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $3.4B and $3.5B. The mean revenue estimate is $3.48B.

Over the last 5 years, Microchip Technology Incorporated has averaged a -15.20% YoY EPS growth rate and a 19.80% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at -51.30% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 8.02% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Needham raised its rating on Microchip Technology Incorporated to Strong Buy on 08/02/2017 in a reversal from its prior Buy rating. Mizuho analysts stated on 08/02/2017 that they maintained their Neutral rating. Stifel analysts stated on 30/11/2016 that they maintained their Buy rating. BofA/Merrill raised its rating on Microchip Technology Incorporated to Buy on 08/11/2016 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating.

The Sell-Side Reaction To Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)’s Recent Shift

Exxon Mobil Corporation(XOM) shares saw a recent bid of $81.55 and 8.15M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a -0.46% decline over the past week. The stock price decreased -0.24% or $0.2 versus $81.75 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $346.40B, putting the price -14.65% below the 52-week high and 1.56% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 11.56M shares while the relative volume is 0.71.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $87.09 while $105.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $17.91 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $72.00, which would be decrease of about -12% of its current value. The mean target of $86.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $80.30 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price XOM can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a -9.19% fall for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Exxon Mobil Corporation remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 34.08 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 27.77 times earnings. For now, Exxon Mobil Corporation is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 3.00 with 2 out of 26 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Exxon Mobil Corporation has a 0.74% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Exxon Mobil Corporation has far performed well this year, with the share price down -9.65% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is down -6.18%, compared with a gain of nearly 0.01% for 3 months and about 0.36% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.95, smashing the consensus of $0.85 per share. Revenue for the quarter also did not kill consensus, coming in at $63.29B, compared to the consensus of 64.73B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.95. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.13 and as low as $0.76 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $3.47 and $4.24. The mean EPS estimate is $3.78. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $66.21B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $70.19B and as low as $61.16B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $248.67B and $347.51B. The mean revenue estimate is $283.62B.

Over the last 5 years, Exxon Mobil Corporation has averaged a -25.90% YoY EPS growth rate and a -14.10% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at -51.20% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 17.82% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. BofA/Merrill raised its rating on Exxon Mobil Corporation to Buy on 11/05/2017 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating. HSBC Securities analysts stated on 08/03/2017 that they maintained their Hold rating. Credit Suisse raised its rating on Exxon Mobil Corporation to Neutral on 02/03/2017 in a reversal from its prior Underperform rating. Wells Fargo had a markedly different take on 11/01/2017, proposing that Exxon Mobil Corporation is now considered Market Perform versus prior Outperform rating.

Why Is Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Moving So Hard, So Fast?

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.(WBA) shares saw a recent bid of $81.25 and 2.73M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 0.79% gain over the past week. The stock price increased 0.62% or $-0.5 versus $80.75 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $87.29B, putting the price -7.67% below the 52-week high and 6.54% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 3.75M shares while the relative volume is 0.73.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $92.45 while $100.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $7.55 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $70.00, which would be decrease of about -14% of its current value. The mean target of $94.50 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $76.26 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price WBA can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 5.82% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 20.81 times earnings, below the average P/E ratio of 21.54 times earnings. For now, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.00 with 9 out of 25 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. has a 1.15% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price down -1.82% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is down -3.33%, compared with a fall of nearly -6.84% for 3 months and about -5.40% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $1.36, smashing the consensus of $1.36 per share. Revenue for the quarter also did not kill consensus, coming in at $29.45B, compared to the consensus of 30.18B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $1.36. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.40 and as low as $1.30 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $4.90 and $5.05. The mean EPS estimate is $4.97. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $30.18B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $31.74B and as low as $29.24B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $115.14B and $122.8B. The mean revenue estimate is $117.61B.

Over the last 5 years, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. has averaged a 5.40% YoY EPS growth rate and a 10.20% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at -4.50% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 10.45% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Pivotal Research Group analysts stated on 04/04/2017 that they launched coverage on this stock with Hold rating. Atlantic Equities raised its rating on Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. to Overweight on 06/02/2017 in a reversal from its prior Neutral rating. Wells Fargo analysts stated on 31/10/2016 that they launched coverage on this stock with Outperform rating. Deutsche Bank analysts stated on 20/10/2016 that they maintained their Buy rating.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) Going Through Hard Times This Year

United Continental Holdings, Inc.(UAL) shares saw a recent bid of $81.25 and 2.54M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 4.19% gain over the past week. The stock price decreased -0.20% or $0.16 versus $81.41 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $25.21B, putting the price -0.36% below the 52-week high and 117.19% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 4.40M shares while the relative volume is 0.58.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $86.12 while $125.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $38.88 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $75.00, which would be decrease of about -8% of its current value. The mean target of $82.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $37.41 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price UAL can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 82.58% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, United Continental Holdings, Inc. remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 11.75 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 4.72 times earnings. For now, United Continental Holdings, Inc. is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.20 with 6 out of 16 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that United Continental Holdings, Inc. has a 4.49% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. United Continental Holdings, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price up 11.48% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 16.27%, compared with a gain of nearly 7.93% for 3 months and about 14.92% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.41, smashing the consensus of $0.38 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $8.42B, compared to the consensus of 8.38B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $2.24. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $2.51 and as low as $2.03 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $6.70 and $7.86. The mean EPS estimate is $7.09. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $9.88B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $9.92B and as low as $9.85B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $37.61B and $38.85B. The mean revenue estimate is $38.11B.

Over the last 5 years, United Continental Holdings, Inc. has averaged a 26.80% YoY EPS growth rate and a -0.30% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at -33.80% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 18.25% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Cowen analysts stated on 11/04/2017 that they maintained their Market Perform rating. Imperial Capital analysts stated on 17/03/2017 that they maintained their Outperform rating. Imperial Capital analysts stated on 12/01/2017 that they maintained their In-line rating. UBS analysts stated on 11/01/2017 that they maintained their Buy rating.

Here’s Why Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Trending These Days

Texas Instruments Incorporated(TXN) shares saw a recent bid of $81.12 and 2.81M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 1.02% gain over the past week. The stock price increased 0.41% or $-0.33 versus $80.79 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $80.96B, putting the price -2.17% below the 52-week high and 38.41% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 4.75M shares while the relative volume is 0.59.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $85.32 while $95.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $9.68 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $73.00, which would be decrease of about -10% of its current value. The mean target of $85.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $58.61 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price TXN can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 33.49% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Texas Instruments Incorporated remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 21.38 times earnings, below the average P/E ratio of 24.33 times earnings. For now, Texas Instruments Incorporated is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.40 with 7 out of 36 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Texas Instruments Incorporated has a 1.34% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Texas Instruments Incorporated has far performed well this year, with the share price up 11.17% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 9.53%, compared with a gain of nearly 5.09% for 3 months and about 0.40% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.85, smashing the consensus of $0.83 per share. Revenue for the quarter also killed consensus, coming in at $3.4B, compared to the consensus of 3.3B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.96. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $1.01 and as low as $0.94 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $3.81 and $4.05. The mean EPS estimate is $3.93. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $3.57B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $3.68B and as low as $3.55B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $14.11B and $14.62B. The mean revenue estimate is $14.33B.

Over the last 5 years, Texas Instruments Incorporated has averaged a 13.10% YoY EPS growth rate and a -0.50% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 23.30% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 3.34% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Cowen analysts stated on 26/04/2017 that they maintained their Market Perform rating. Macquarie analysts stated on 31/03/2017 that they launched coverage on this stock with Neutral rating. RBC Capital Mkts analysts stated on 25/01/2017 that they maintained their Outperform rating. Mizuho analysts stated on 25/01/2017 that they maintained their Neutral rating.

Is Now The Right Time To Bet On Dominion Energy, Inc. (D)?

Dominion Energy, Inc.(D) shares saw a recent bid of $81.03 and 2.08M shares have exchanged hands in the recent trading session, yielding a 3.10% gain over the past week. The stock price increased 0.07% or $-0.06 versus $80.97 at the end of the prior session. This change led market cap to move at $50.93B, putting the price -0.05% below the 52-week high and 16.57% above the 52-week low. The company’s stock has a normal trading capacity of 2.27M shares while the relative volume is 0.92.

To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. The stock notched a 12-month high of $78.94 while $89.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are currently evaluating the company, $10.06 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $71.00, which would be decrease of about -12% of its current value. The mean target of $79.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $69.51 a share. And it remains to be seen which target price D can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 13.22% gain for the past twelve months.

By historical standards, Dominion Energy, Inc. remains a cheap stock. The company’s current price-earnings ratio amounts to 22.69 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 9.75 times earnings. For now, Dominion Energy, Inc. is the toast of Wall Street as its ABR stands at 2.60 with 2 out of 21 analysts rating the stock a buy. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Dominion Energy, Inc. has a 3.12% short float with 15 days to cover. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Dominion Energy, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price up 5.80% since January. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 11.20%, compared with a gain of nearly 5.41% for 3 months and about 4.30% for the past 30 days.

Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.97, smashing the consensus of $0.96 per share. Revenue for the quarter also did not kill consensus, coming in at $3.38B, compared to the consensus of 3.53B. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.69. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.78 and as low as $0.64 per share. Similarly, full-year EPS forecasts have ranged between $3.58 and $3.73. The mean EPS estimate is $3.66. On the other side, sales forecasts for the current quarter are $3.04B. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $3.35B and as low as $2.85B per share. Similarly, full-year sales forecasts have ranged between $12.16B and $14.07B. The mean revenue estimate is $13.14B.

Over the last 5 years, Dominion Energy, Inc. has averaged a 6.20% YoY EPS growth rate and a -3.10% revenue growth rate. Analysts are expecting EPS growth rates to be at 7.60% this quarter and EPS estimate for next year reflect a 10.59% growth rate.

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Tudor Pickering had a markedly different take on 03/04/2017, proposing that Dominion Energy, Inc. is now considered Hold versus prior Buy rating. Credit Suisse analysts stated on 25/01/2017 that they launched coverage on this stock with Outperform rating. Barclays analysts stated on 26/09/2016 that they maintained their Overweight rating. Morgan Stanley had a markedly different take on 08/08/2016, proposing that Dominion Energy, Inc. is now considered Equal-Weight versus prior Overweight rating.