JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price eased up 0.82% during latest trading session. JPMorgan Chase & Co. recently declared that it decide to include Islamic bonds in its indexes will draw investors that are more global to the $370 billion sukuk market and boost trading of the debt.
An investment manager at Kuala Lumpur-based Aberdeen Islamic Asset Management Sdn, Hasif Murad stated that they have already attained several queries from clients who before have not invested in sukuk and now want to understand the product. JPMorgan’s step “will potentially lead to a wider acceptance of sukuk for investors” that don’t want to risk performance diverging too far from their benchmarks, he added.
Analysts Practices; to watch unbiased undervalue securities, there is need to see following technical rations. JPM holds price to earnings ratio of 11.43 that presents much better indication for a stock’s value than the market price alone. Based on historic views, the average P/E ratio in market fluctuates between 15 to 25, but alone low P/E ratio does not necessarily mean that a company is undervalue. With reference to all theories, earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as JPM has 2.84% dividend yield.
Narrow down focus to other ratios, the firm has current ratio stands at unstated figure, usually average firm fluctuated between 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 1.31, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.
Following previous ticker characteristics, Radian Group Inc. (NYSE:RDN) also run on active notice, stock price raised 0.36% after traded at $13.77 in most recent trading session.
RDN has price to earnings ratio of 10.63 and the price to current year EPS stands at -78.80%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 12.90%. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 0.07% dividend yield. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 0.46 for seeing its liquidity position.
Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.69% for a week and 1.98% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.27. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 1.90 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of 1.25%. RDN’s institutional ownership was registered as 96.30%, while insider ownership was 0.61%.