Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

Delta is America’s fastest growing international carrier. Delta Air Lines offers customers service to more destinations than any global airline with Delta and Delta Connection carrier service. Delta has added more international capacity than all other U.S. airlines combined and is the leader across the Atlantic.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)’s Financial Overview

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) surged 0.21% yesterday to close its trading session at $48.59. The company has 1 year Price Target of $0.4. Delta Air Lines, Inc. has 52-Week high of $52.77 and 52-Week Low of $32.6. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 17, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Jun 27, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 7.06 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $36.39 Billion.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 5.64 Percent, SMA50 of 15.34 Percent and SMA200 of 16.54 percent. Delta Air Lines, Inc. has P/S value of 0.92 while its P/B value stands at 2.87. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 9.1 percent, Return on Equity of 40.8 percent and Return on Investment of 27 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 61.3 percent and 19.3 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL). On 18-Nov-16 Citigroup Initiated Delta Air Lines, Inc. Stock  to Buy. Another firm also rated the stock on 11-Oct-16 where Bernstein Initiated the stock to Mkt Perform.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 16 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Delta Air Lines have a median target of 51.50, with a high estimate of 65.00 and a low estimate of 44.00. The median estimate represents a +5.99% increase from the last price of 48.59.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. is estimated to report earnings on  01/17/2017. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 9 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.12.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.18.

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO)

Altria Group is the parent company of Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and Philip Morris Capital Corporation. Their tobacco company brand portfolios consist of successful and well-known brand names such as Marlboro, Copenhagen, Skoal and Black & Mild.

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO)’s Financial Outlook

The 11 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Altria Group have a median target of 68.00, with a high estimate of 74.00 and a low estimate of 59.00. The median estimate represents a +4.33% increase from the last price of 65.18.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Altria Group, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.1. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 0.54% and closed its last trading session at $65.18. The company has the market capitalization of $127.12 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $70.15 and 52-Week low of $56.15. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Jul 5, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 7 Million shares. The company has a total of 1.95 Billion shares outstanding.

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.82/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.8/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 2.5 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 15.05 percent. Beta for Altria Group, Inc. stands at 0.55 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.99. The company has Weekly Volatility of 0.92%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.41%%.

Altria Group, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 2.06%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.85 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.48%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 15.9 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 177.7 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 33.7% with Gross margin of 44.5 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 30.7% and 20.2% respectively.