Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW)

Genworth Financial is a leading insurance company in the U.S., with an expanding international presence, serving the life and lifestyle protection, retirement income, investment and mortgage insurance needs of their customers. They distribute their products and services through an extensive and diversified distribution network that includes financial intermediaries, independent producers and dedicated sales specialists.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW)’s Financial Overview

Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) surged 0% yesterday to close its trading session at $4.25. The company has 1 year Price Target of $4.75. Genworth Financial, Inc. has 52-Week high of $5.27 and 52-Week Low of $1.57. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Oct 11, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 7.49 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $2.12 Billion.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $-0.81/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.22/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $-1.03 a share with a surprise factor of -468.2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 0.9 Percent, SMA50 of -8.44 Percent and SMA200 of 18.53 percent. Genworth Financial, Inc. has P/S value of 0.25 while its P/B value stands at 0.14. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -0.4 percent, Return on Equity of -3.1 percent and Return on Investment of 2.1 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 6.4 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW). On 17-Nov-15 Goldman Initiated Genworth Financial, Inc. Stock  to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 4-Nov-15 where UBS Downgrade the stock to Sell.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 2 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Genworth Financial Inc have a median target of 4.72, with a high estimate of 5.43 and a low estimate of 4.00. The median estimate represents a +10.94% increase from the last price of 4.25.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Chevron is the fifth-largest integrated energy company in the world. Headquartered in San Ramon, California, and conducting business in approximately 180 countries, this highly competitive corporation is engaged in every aspect of the oil and natural gas industry, including exploration and production; refining, marketing and transportation; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)’s Financial Outlook

The 24 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Chevron have a median target of 117.00, with a high estimate of 130.00 and a low estimate of 90.00. The median estimate represents a +7.01% increase from the last price of 109.34.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Chevron Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.64. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -1.05% and closed its last trading session at $109.34. The company has the market capitalization of $206.41 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $111.57 and 52-Week low of $75.33. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Nov 28, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 7.46 Million shares. The company has a total of 1.89 Billion shares outstanding.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.49/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.37/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.12. This shows a surprise factor of 32.4 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 26.95 percent. Beta for Chevron Corporation stands at 1.18 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.74. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.23%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.40%%.

Chevron Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 1.96%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.16 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 11.06%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -0.6 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -1 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -0.1% with Gross margin of 40.9 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -7% and -1.4% respectively.