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Stocks Luring Investors Focus: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT)

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price showed upbeat performance 2.64% during latest trading session.

Intel Corporation’s board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 26 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend will be payable on Dec. 1, 2016, to stockholders of record on Nov. 7, 2016.

On other side, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is collaborating with Intel Corp to develop a wearable device and machine learning platform for Huntington disease patients, Teva said on Thursday. The platform will monitor and analyze key symptoms that impact daily living to better understand disease progression and improve treatment evaluation, Israel-based Teva, the world’s largest generic drug maker, said. Huntington is a fatal neurodegenerative disease characterized by uncoordinated and uncontrollable movements, cognitive deterioration and behavioral and/or psychological problems.

President of Teva Global R&D, Michael Hayden stated that current measurement of symptoms is largely based on observation when the patient sees the doctor. He added “This technology now provides us with an opportunity to have continuous monitoring.”

Analysts Practices; to watch unbiased undervalue securities, there is need to see following technical rations. INTC holds price to earnings ratio of 17.64 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 INTC has 2.84% dividend yield.

Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 1.70 that indicates if INTC lies in 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. To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 1.40, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.47, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.

Following previous ticker characteristics, 8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) also run on active notice, stock price jumped up 2.93% after traded at $14.76 in most recent trading session.

EGHT has price to earnings ratio stands at unstated figure and the price to current year EPS stands at -375.40%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 44.39%. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 5.20 and quick ratio was calculated as 5.20. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 0.00 for seeing its liquidity position.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 4.24% for a week and 2.74% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.38. 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 8.37%. EGHT’s institutional ownership was registered as 73.40%, while insider ownership was 3.10%.


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