Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)

Schlumberger Limited is a global technology services company consisting of two business segments, Schlumberger Oilfield Services and SchlumbergerSema. Schlumberger Oilfield Services is the leading provider of exploration and production services, solutions and technology to the international petroleum industry. SchlumbergerSema is a leading information technology services company providing a unique combination of domain expertise and global capabilities delivered on a local basis.

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)’s Financial Overview

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) declined -1.41% yesterday to close its trading session at $79.92. The company has 1 year Price Target of $93.06. Schlumberger Limited has 52-Week high of $84.3 and 52-Week Low of $59.6. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Oct 19, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 6.33 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $111.19 Billion.

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.25/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.22/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.03 a share with a surprise factor of 13.6%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 0.09 Percent, SMA50 of 0.4 Percent and SMA200 of 3.48 percent. Schlumberger Limited has P/S value of 3.9 while its P/B value stands at 2.63. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -3.3 percent, Return on Equity of -6.4 percent and Return on Investment of 3.9 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 15.2 percent and -8.4 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). On 15-Nov-16 Jefferies Upgrade Schlumberger Limited Stock  to Buy. Another firm also rated the stock on 19-Jul-16 where Societe Generale Upgrade the stock to Buy.

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 33 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Schlumberger have a median target of 92.00, with a high estimate of 110.00 and a low estimate of 63.00. The median estimate represents a +15.12% increase from the last price of 79.92.

Schlumberger N.V. is expected* to report earnings on  01/20/2017 before market open.  The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2016.  According to Zacks Investment Research, based on  17 analysts’  forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.28.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.65.

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK)

Nokia is the world leader in mobile communications. Backed by its experience, innovation, user-friendliness and secure solutions, the company has become the leading supplier of mobile phones and a leading supplier of mobile, fixed and IP networks. By adding mobility to the Internet Nokia creates new opportunities for companies and further enriches the daily lives of people.  Nokia is a broadly held company with listings on six major exchanges.

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK)’s Financial Outlook

The 36 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Nokia Corp have a median target of 5.45, with a high estimate of 11.74 and a low estimate of 4.00. The median estimate represents a +27.07% increase from the last price of 4.29.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Nokia Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.31. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 0.7% and closed its last trading session at $4.29. The company has the market capitalization of $25.04 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $7.55 and 52-Week low of $4.04. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Jan 11, 2016 and 52-Week low on Nov 15, 2016. The company has volume of 6.26 Million shares. The company has a total of 5.84 Billion shares outstanding.

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.05/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.04/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 25 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -35.45 percent. Beta for Nokia Corporation stands at 1.42 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.11. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.23%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.59%%.

Nokia Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -0.6%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -12.93 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -20.73%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -4.9 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.1 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.6% with Gross margin of 36.3 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -10.3% and -9.3% respectively.