Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) [Trend Analysis] attempts to attain leading position in street, Shares price changes as it 1.98% to close at $89.58 with the total traded volume of 2.91 Million shares. Finally to see some strong financial remarks by WSJ over COF performance. Out of the pool of analysts 13 gave their BUY ratings on the stock in previous month as 12 analysts having BUY in current month. The stock was ranked as Underweight by 1 analyst while 1 analyst gave SELL rank. Majority ranked Overweight from the pool of analysts.
The next year first quarter EPS estimates trend for current period shows $1.63 while one month ago this estimate trend was for $1.64. EPS indicator shows the robustness of the stock and its analysis opens up the clear picture of company’s profitability. On annual basis of EPS, FY 2017 Estimate Trends at current were for $7.90 and for the one month was for $7.91 as compared to three months ago was for $7.95. Whereas, COF received highest price target of 103.00 and low target of 60.00. The stock price target chart showed average price target of 86.33 as compared to current price of 89.58.
The firm has institutional ownership of 91.40%, while insider ownership included 0.60%. Its price to sales ratio ended at 1.95. COF attains analyst recommendation of 2.50 with week performance of 6.59%.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 1.81% to $235.56. Finally, analysts shed their light over the GS price targets; maintaining price high target of 255.00 while at average the price target was 215.50 in contrast with the current price of 235.56. The price targets are usually acts as the boosters or blasters in the performance of stock. A higher price target would definitely provide confidence to investors during the trading action, consideration given by Wall Street Journal.
So does the rankings given by analysts; let us highlight rankings table and we had 13 analysts recommending BUY ratings for current month and for previous month 10 stands on similar situation; while 12 for the current month as compared to 14 analysts recommending for HOLD from the pool for previous month. While 2 stands at overweight and 1 out of pool consider it as Sell for current month. For the overall, consensus ratings were for Overweight.
The share price of GS attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 2.34%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 72.04% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with 1.24%.