Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)

GERDAU S.A. throughout its 101 years of activities, they are largest long steel producer in Latin America, and have made an important contribution in building the history of the Brazilian industry. Gerdau Group dedicates itself to meeting the growing demands of several dynamic industries involved in the production of goods and in the development of the economy. Gerdau steel is used in construction and industry as well as in the automotive and agricultural sectors.

Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)’s Financial Overview

Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) declined -4.44% yesterday to close its trading session at $4.09. The company has 1 year Price Target of $10.17. Gerdau S.A. has 52-Week high of $4.31 and 52-Week Low of $0.79. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 21, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 12.86 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $6.32 Billion.

Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.05/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.01/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.04 a share with a surprise factor of 400%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 10.86 Percent, SMA50 of 26.52 Percent and SMA200 of 79.57 percent. Gerdau S.A. has P/S value of 0.54 while its P/B value stands at 0.86. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -4.7 percent, Return on Equity of -10.2 percent and Return on Investment of -2.9 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 9.4 percent and -4.5 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB). On 10-Oct-16 JP Morgan Downgrade Gerdau S.A. Stock  to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 18-Aug-16 where Morgan Stanley Upgrade the stock to Overweight.

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 15 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Gerdau SA have a median target of 3.73, with a high estimate of 4.95 and a low estimate of 3.09. The median estimate represents a -8.79% decrease from the last price of 4.09.

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

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Groupon, Inc. operates a shopping website which offers goods and services at a discount in North America and internationally. It offers deals in health and beauty, retail, services, activities, events, and food and drink. Groupon, Inc. is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)’s Financial Outlook

The 17 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Groupon Inc have a median target of 5.00, with a high estimate of 6.50 and a low estimate of 4.00. The median estimate represents a +26.26% increase from the last price of 3.96.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Groupon, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.73. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -0.75% and closed its last trading session at $3.96. The company has the market capitalization of $2.27 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $5.94 and 52-Week low of $2.15. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Aug 9, 2016 and 52-Week low on Feb 11, 2016. The company has volume of 12.66 Million shares. The company has a total of 573.56 Million shares outstanding.

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $-0.01/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $-0.02/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 50 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 28.99 percent. Beta for Groupon, Inc. stands at 1.31 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.19. The company has Weekly Volatility of 3.47%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.38%%.

Groupon, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -0.64%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -14.85 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -8.26%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -11.1 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -48.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -11.5% with Gross margin of 43.5 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -3.9% and -6% respectively.