Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) declared that the sale of its main web operations to Verizon (VZ) has been delayed until next quarter to meet closing conditions while the company recovers from the disclosure of massive hacks to its user accounts. Macquarie Capital Analyst Amy Yong and Bloomberg’s Alex Sherman speak with Caroline Hyde on “Bloomberg Technology.”
Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) runs in leading trade, it shows upbeat performance moving up 3.54% to traded at $43.90. YHOO attains analyst recommendation of 2.50 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 4.55%.
To find out the technical position of YHOO, it holds price to book ratio of 1.20 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 68.06. YHOO is presenting price to cash flow of 6.35 and free cash flow concluded as 11.18.
Yahoo! Inc.’s (YHOO) EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at -162.00%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 11.40%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 8.43.
LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE:LOCK) kept active in under and overvalue discussion, LOCK holds price to book ratio of 8.79 that presents much better indicator to find market price of a share price over its book value of equity for investment valuation. In addition, the firm has price to earnings ratio of 128.49, which is authentic method to judge but not universal for all situation.
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Taking look on ratio analysis, LOCK has forward price to earnings ratio of 25.45, compare to its price to earnings ratio of 128.49. Adding one more ration to find detail valuation of security, price to earnings growth ration that stands at 5.87. The co is presenting price to cash flow as 13.55, 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 0.13% for a week and 0.13% for a month. Its beta stands at 1.34 times. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -0.08% and monthly performance was 0.17%.