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Noticeable Stock: Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR)

Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) share price plunged -1.36% or -0.05 points to reach at $3.63 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $3.61 – $3.71 during previous trading session. A total of 18,368,300 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 22.15M shares. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) has a market capitalization of $4.18B and most recently 1.17B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) is at 59.05.

According to sentiments of 13 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $4.87. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $7.50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $3.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.05 derived from a total of 11 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.12          and can go high up to $-0.01. However a year ago during same quarter Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) reported $0.05 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.04 per share according to consensus of 9 analysts.

According to sentiments of 11 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.5B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.47B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.54B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.38 on the shares of Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 7 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 1 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 3.90% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 5.55% along with -16.04% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) shares were trading -32.01% below from the 52-week high mark of $5.34 and +20.73% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.01. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 03/07/16, and 52-week low price on 11/04/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 1.40% in the past one week and soared 1.15% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -9.82% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -24.02% while yearly performance of the company fell -11.67%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 7.40%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -2.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.13, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.47%, 3.80% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.78.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.70 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 3.77 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 3.66.

Insider Activity and Analysts’ Reviews in Limelight: salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)

salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) exchanged hands 3,704,269 shares versus average trading capacity of 6.74M shares, while its relative trading volume is 0.57. salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)’s total market worth is $51.56B along with 696.70M outstanding shares.

Insiders has most recently took part in a trading activity, Benioff Marc, Chairman of the Board and CEO of the company in a transaction that occurred 1/10/2017 sold 10,000 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $73.88, for a total value of $738,792. Subsequent to the transaction Benioff Marc owned a total of 34,145,500 shares of the stock.

In a separate transaction on 1/9/2017, Benioff Marc, Chairman of the Board and CEO sold 10,000 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $73.85, for a total worth of $738,545. Succeeding to the transaction Benioff Marc owned overall 34,145,500 shares of the stock.

Moreover, Benioff Marc, Chairman of the Board and CEO sold 4,500 shares of the stock in a reserved transaction that ensued on 1/6/2017. At a price of $73.78, the stock was sold for an entire value of $332,000. Consequent to the transaction Benioff Marc owned a total of 34,145,500 shares of the stock.

Currently, 0.10% shares of salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) are owned by insiders with -75.58% six-month change in the insider ownership. The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. For salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) total 107 number of trades held during last 3 months and 528 during last 12 months, out of them 12 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 44 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 95 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 484 sells over the past 12 months.

For the duration of last three months salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)’s total number of shares bought are 19,843 and sold 1,162,698 from a total of 1,182,541 traded shares. During last twelve months 68,370 number of shares bought and 5,134,993 sold from a total of 5,203,363 shares traded. A net activity of 1,142,855 took place in the course of three months, while 5,066,623 during last twelve months. Insider trading information is derived from Forms 3 and 4 filings are filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) ended last trading session at the price of $73.98 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $95.09 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 01/04/17. salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)’s highest estimates of price target are $110.00 and low forecast is $64.00 based on the opinion of 45 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 7.11. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.16 based on calls of 32 experts.

salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 2/22/17. The company is expected to release $0.25 EPS during current quarter according to 42 analysts whereas the company reported $0.19 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $0.24 and high estimate of $0.26. salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.28B according to 39 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $2.27B and highest revenue estimates are $2.29B. A year ago the company’s sales were $1.81B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 25.70%. Past 5 years growth of salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) observed at 24.18%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at 28.28%.

Mover to Watch: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) share price reached at $4.63 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $4.57 – $4.66 during previous trading session. A total of 20,563,047 shares exchanged hands.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) is at 61.45.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $4.96. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $5.55 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $4.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.04 derived from a total of 15 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.03 and can go high up to $0.05. However a year ago during same quarter Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) reported $0.03 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.04 per share according to consensus of 10 analysts.

According to sentiments of 16 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.29B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.28B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.31B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.16 on the shares of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 8 recommend the stock as Outperform. 7 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 2.46% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 4.19% along with 11.61% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) shares were trading – 0.43 % below from the 52-week high mark of $4.65 and +41.07% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.28. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 01/10/17, and 52-week low price on 02/08/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 4.28% in the past one week and soared 1.98% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 12.11% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 13.20% while yearly performance of the company advanced 21.50%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 4.04%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. S Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 8.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -141.70% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 15.10%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.09, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.92%, 1.54% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.21.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 16.05. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.30 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.40.

Analyst Buzz: ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT)

ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) share price soared 7.86% or +0.59 points to reach at $8.10 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $7.89 – $8.10 during previous trading session. A total of 22,106,017 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 18.18M shares. ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) has a market capitalization of $24.82B and most recently 3.06B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) is at 62.54.

According to sentiments of 22 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $8.67. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $12.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $5.11.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.07 derived from a total of 1 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.07 and can go high up to $0.07. However a year ago during same quarter ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) reported $-0.16 EPS.

According to sentiments of 1 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $14.03B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $14.03B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $14.03B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.57 on the shares of ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT). Out of rating recommendations 1 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 3 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 6.29% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 9.29% along with 34.44% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) shares were trading -8.37% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.84 and +176.45% above from the 52-week bottom of $2.93. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 02/11/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 7.86% in the past one week and plunged -6.03% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 26.17% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 44.13% while yearly performance of the company advanced 128.81%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 10.96%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) has a Return on Investment (ROI) of -11.20%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.26, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 2.54%, 2.63% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.48.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.40 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.48 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.42.

Momentum Stock: Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE)

Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) share price soared 8.94% or +0.73 points to reach at $8.96 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.60 – $8.98 during previous trading session. A total of 30,544,487 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 32.97M shares. Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) has a market capitalization of $47.02B and most recently 3.19B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) is at 62.71.

According to sentiments of 25 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $8.38. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $12.50 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $4.86.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.18 derived from a total of 9 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.04 and can go high up to $0.33. However a year ago during same quarter Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) reported $-1.66 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.2 per share according to consensus of 9 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $ 8.12B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $7.1B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $8.87B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.92 on the shares of Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 14 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 1 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 10.58% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 13.45% along with 53.98% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) shares were trading -4.07% below from the 52-week high mark of $9.34 and +323.18% above from the 52-week bottom of $2.12. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/26/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 11.30% in the past one week and soared 0.22% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 53.04% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 68.48% while yearly performance of the company advanced 254.87%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 17.59%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -18.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -48.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -13.10%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.38, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.66%, 3.65% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.51.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.40 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.80. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.81 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.75.

Analysts Recommendation on: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) soared 2.32% during previous trade, a total of 8.11M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 10.28M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.83. The stock has a market capitalization of $40.47B along with 954.12M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $42.37 and touched the lowest level of $41.54

Most recently Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s price target was revised on 12/05/16 and according to 22 analysts stock’s price will reach at $45.86 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 5.84. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $32 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $55, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 30% from its latest closing price of $40.30.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s price target was revised on 11/30/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $55 while the bearish estimates kept at $32 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $44.09, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 5.70.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.17. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 24 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 13 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 10/21/16 the stock of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) downgraded by Jefferies from Buy to Hold. However previously on 10/18/16 it was downgraded by Needham from Buy to Hold. A research note issued on 7/26/16 the stock was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-Weight.

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) performance over the past one year advanced 40.21% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 9.39%. During the last six months the stock rose 11.64%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -3.69% while its last one month trend is positive with 2.15%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 8.74%.

The company’s price sits 4.76% above from its 50-day moving average of $40.16 and 6.86% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $40.86. Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s shares are currently trading -5.83% away from the 52-week high price of $44.92 and +61.76% far from the 52-week low price of $26.15.

According to consensus agreement of 25 analysts Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) will report earnings per share of $0.21 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/7/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.26 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.11. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.13 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) set at $0.58 according to the sentiments of 24 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $0.48 and highest earnings estimates are $0.64.

According to 17 analysts, Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.38B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $1.41B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.35B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $5.08B compared to low analyst estimates of $5.02B and high estimates of $5.11B according to the projection of 19 analysts.

Stock Rating Update on the Shares of: Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ)

Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ) fell -0.13% during previous trade. Stifel issued rating on the stock of Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-10-17, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Hold to Buy from $37 to $43. Additionally Barclays issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Dec-05-16 the stock was “Resumed” as Equal Weight at $37 besides that on Nov-01-16 Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ) was “Reiterated” by Stifel as Hold from $36 to $37. Furthermore on Aug-03-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Raymond James from Outperform to Mkt Perform.

Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ) shares ended last trading session at the price of $38.62 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $55 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 01/06/17. Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ)’s highest estimates of price target are $66 and low forecast is $44 based on the opinion of 12 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 1.51. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.21 based on calls of 12 experts, where 4 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 1 suggest the stock a Buy, 7 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.87B according to 6 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $1.06B and highest revenue estimates are $2.5B. A year ago the company’s sales were $1.62B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 15.60%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $2.36B, according to the sentiments of 5 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $6.99B revenues, as per the opinion of 9 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $6.08B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $7.63B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $10.2B by 7 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 7.19M shares versus average trading capacity of 1.55M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $23.26B along with 595.92M outstanding shares. Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ) shares were trading -2.08% below from the 52-week high price mark of $39.44 and +228.79% above from the 52-week price bottom of $11.75. However the company observed 52 week high price on 09/08/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 02/09/16. The company’s price sits 7.67% above from its 50-day moving average of $36.56 and 17.36% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $36.41. Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 3.22, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 1.23. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 344.79.

Analyst’s Perspective on Rating and Recommendation: Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA)

Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) rose 1.05% during previous trade. DA Davidson issued rating on the stock of Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-10-17, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Underperform to Neutral at $25. Additionally JMP Securities issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-03-17 the stock was “Upgraded” from Mkt Underperform to Mkt Perform besides that on Nov-15-16 Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) was “Initiated” by Robert W. Baird as Outperform at $29. Furthermore on Oct-12-16 the stock was “Upgraded” by Piper Jaffray from Neutral to Overweight.

Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) shares ended last trading session at the price of $24.02 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $29.21 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 01/10/17. Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA)’s highest estimates of price target are $33 and low forecast is $20 based on the opinion of 14 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 6.02. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.07 based on calls of 14 experts, where 8 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 1 suggest the stock a Buy, 3 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 2 as Strong Sell.

Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 4/25/17. The company is expected to release $0.15 EPS for current quarter according to 16 analysts whereas the company reported $0.15 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.13 and high estimate of $0.2. For the current year Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) has set to release EPS of $0.77 as per the sentiments of 16 analysts, however according to 16 analysts, the company expected to release $0.79 EPS for next year.

Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $88.41M according to 14 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $87.99M and highest revenue estimates are $90.12M. A year ago the company’s sales were $83.73M. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 5.60%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $91.9M, according to the sentiments of 12 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $351.72M revenues, as per the opinion of 16 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $349.76M in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $353.64M. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $378.15M by 16 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 3.85M shares versus average trading capacity of 460,209 shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $1.31B along with 52.78M outstanding shares. Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA) shares were trading -10% below from the 52-week high price mark of $26.69 and +154.45% above from the 52-week price bottom of $9.44. However the company observed 52 week high price on 10/12/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 01/20/16. The company’s price sits 4.74% above from its 50-day moving average of $22.65 and 17.92% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $22.44. Barracuda Networks Inc (NASDAQ:CUDA)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 3.67. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 6.92. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 27.60.

Analysts Opinion on Rating and Recommendation: Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)

Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) rose 0.02% during previous trade. Standpoint Research issued rating on the stock of Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-10-17, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Buy to Hold. Additionally Barclays issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-03-17 the stock was “Reiterated” as Overweight from $60 to $70 besides that on Nov-28-16 Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) was “Downgraded” by Jefferies from Buy to Hold. Furthermore on Nov-18-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Macquarie from Outperform to Neutral.

Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) shares ended last trading session at the price of $60.23 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $63.76 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 01/06/17. Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)’s highest estimates of price target are $80 and low forecast is $39 based on the opinion of 29 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 8.08. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.59 based on calls of 17 experts, where 12 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 5 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 1/18/17 Before Market Open. The company is expected to release $1.12 EPS for current quarter according to 25 analysts whereas the company reported $1.06 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $1.07 and high estimate of $1.18. For the current year Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) has set to release EPS of $4.71 as per the sentiments of 24 analysts, however according to 28 analysts, the company expected to release $5.23 EPS for next year.

Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $17.32B according to 21 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $16.91B and highest revenue estimates are $18.24B. A year ago the company’s sales were $18.64B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -7.10%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $18.28B, according to the sentiments of 17 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $70.5B revenues, as per the opinion of 24 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $69.77B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $74.66B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $72.98B by 25 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 13.48M shares versus average trading capacity of 20.37M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $170.70B along with 2.85B outstanding shares. Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) shares were trading -2.27% below from the 52-week high price mark of $61.63 and +75.88% above from the 52-week price bottom of $34.25. However the company observed 52 week high price on 01/04/17 and witnessed 52 week low price on 02/11/16. The company’s price sits 6.80% above from its 50-day moving average of $59.07 and 25.84% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $49.90. Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 3.01, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 0.82. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 0.26. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 7.90.

Stock to Watch for Earnings: Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT)

Shares of Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) fell -0.99% to reach at $12.02 during previous trading session. The company has experienced volume of 1,322,000 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 270.79K share.

Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) on January 10, 2017 announced preliminary results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2017 ended December 24, 2016.

Preliminary Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017

Estimated results for the third quarter ended December 24, 2016 were as follows:

  • Preliminary net sales increased 3% to approximately $199 million.
  • Preliminary consolidated same store sales increased approximately 0.2%, with e-commerce sales outperforming stores. This compares with previous third quarter guidance of slightly positive consolidated same store sales.
  • Preliminary net income per diluted share of approximately $0.39, compared to previous guidance of $0.38 to $0.43.
  • The Company opened seven new stores.

Jim Conroy, Chief Executive Officer, commented, “I am pleased with our performance in the third quarter, in which we delivered positive same store sales growth, achieved earnings in line with our guidance, and opened seven new stores. Despite macro challenges of unseasonably warm weather in our core markets, the presidential election, and continued sales pressure in markets impacted by oil and other commodities, we were able to achieve 0.2% same store sales growth. November was particularly challenging given external factors, but the business strengthened in December with same store sales growth of 2.3% and we have seen that trend continue into the first two full weeks of our fiscal January. Additionally, we remained true to the Boot Barn brand by maintaining our everyday low price value proposition.”

Mr. Conroy continued, “We also reaffirmed our approach to omni-channel, with strong growth across both of our e-commerce sites as well as a very successful launch of our in-store touch screen shopping tablets, which enabled us to deliver on our We Have It Promise by offering our store customers access to a much broader assortment available for two-day shipping.”

Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) holds the market capitalization of $297.54M along with 26.49M outstanding shares. During the last trade, stock’s minimum price has been reached out at $11.11 while the maximum trading price moved at $12.29. Currently the stock price is moving -30.36% off from the highest level of twelve months and +131.15% above from twelve months low. Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) marked 52-week highest price level of $17.26 on 11/23/16 and 52-week lowest price level of $5.20 on 02/02/16. For the stock, price target value has been calculated at $14.57 based on calls of 7 experts. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $12.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $18.00.

As of current trade, Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) has shown weekly downbeat performance of -8.59%. Its six months performance indicated a bullish movement while its yearly performance reflected a positive trend of 14.69%. Year-to-date (YTD) performance of the stock illustrate upbeat downbeat trend of -3.99%. Shares of Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) currently have an ABR of 2.00, derived from a total of 6 opinions. The company’s price sits -15.59% below from its 50-day moving average of $14.22 and 12.04% above from the stock’s 200-day moving average of $12.02. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 36.36 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.82. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 7.37%, 6.00% respectively.

Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) currently has a PEG ratio of 3.35 where as its P/E ratio is 26.83. The company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 0.52 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 1.93, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 28.79. Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT)’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 18.69. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.30. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.57 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.21. Boot Barn Holdings Inc (NYSE:BOOT) has a Return on Assets of 2.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of 7.40% and Return on Investment of 5.50%.