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Stocks Hammered on Sluggish Data: Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN), Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price shows upbeat performance surged 1.48% during latest trading session.

Profitability Ratio Analysis; to measure firm’s performance and profitability, we focus on ordinary profitability ratio, SWN has gross profit margin of 66.20% for trailing twelve months , these are a better detectors to find consistency or positive/negative trends in a firm’s earnings. Following in trace line, returns on investment amplify the findings, the firm’s ROI concludes as -64.60%; it gives idea for personal financial decisions, to compare a firm’s profitability or to compare the efficiency of different investments. The returns on assets of firm also on noticeable level, it has ROA of -60.20%, which signifies how profitable a firm is relative to its total assets.

In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 4.14, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio. Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 4.59% for a week and 5.18% for a month.

By tracking previous views Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) also in plain sight to attract passive investors, shares in most recent trading session knocking up -2.39% after traded at $47.05.

For trailing twelve months, MPC attains gross profit margin of 10.10% and operating margin stands at 3.50%, that are showing consistency of trends in firm’s earnings. While to figure out more clear vision, firm’s returns on investment calculated as 12.60%; it gives answer about efficiency of different investments in different securities. The returns on assets of firm also presenting perceptible condition of profitability, it has ROA of 2.60%, the very positive ratio starts from >+15% and very negative hits to <-15%.

The firm has noticeable volatility credentials, price volatility of stock was 3.19% for a week and 3.16% for a month. The performance of firm for the quarter recorded as 12.17% and for year stands at -16.69%, while the YTD performance was -5.88%. The co attains 1.47 for Average True Range for 14 days. The stock price of MPC is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 7.84% and isolated positively from 50 days moving average with 10.26%.


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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