Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with 0.65% to $57.52. Hess Corp. (HES) declared that a loss of $4.89 billion in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of $15.65. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.01 per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of $1.08 per share. The oil and gas producer posted revenue of $1.39 billion in the period. For the year, the company declared that its loss widened to $6.13 billion, or $19.92 per share. Revenue was declared as $4.84 billion.
The share price of HES attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 2.28%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 72.26% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -11.91%.
Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) [Trend Analysis] climbed reacts as active mover, shares an increase 1.15% to traded at $68.76 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was 0.46%. While reporting its fourth-quarter financial results, Amphenol Corp. (APH) said its board of directors authorized a stock repurchase plan of up to $1 billion. On January 24, 2017, Amphenol’s board of directors authorized a new two-year open market stock repurchase plan for the purchase of up to $1 billion of the company’s common stock. Amphenol is a manufacturer of electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, antennas and sensors.
The firm’s current ratio calculated as 2.20 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 3.48 and price to cash ratio remained 20.74. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 22.70% and return on investment was 13.60% while its return on asset stayed at 9.90%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.80.