Safe Haven Investment Portfolio Stocks: The Williams Companies (NYSE:WMB), Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)

The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) kept active in under and overvalue discussion, WMB holds price to book ratio of 4.62 that presents much better indicator to find market price of a share price over its book value of equity for investment valuation.

Fundament/ News Factor in Focus

Taking look on ratio analysis, WMB has forward price to earnings ratio of 28.13. The co is presenting price to cash flow as 135.84 and while calculating price to free cash flow it concluded at 65.60, the low single digit may indicate stock is undervalued and vice versa. On other hand, keeping in mind stable cash flows but few growth prospects make traders to value lower.

The firm has price volatility of 2.76% for a week and 2.45% for a month. Its beta stands at 1.32 times. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -0.83% and monthly performance was -2.16%.

Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) runs in leading trade, it jumping down -5.41% to traded at $33.92. NFX attains analyst recommendation of 2 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -7.68%. To find out the technical position of NFX, it holds price to book ratio of 7.20 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 13. NFX is presenting price to cash flow of 11.70.

EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at 69.90%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 31.95%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 4.61.


About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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