Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

Starbucks Corporation purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them along with fresh, rich-brewed, Italian style espresso beverages, a variety of pastries and confections, and coffee-related equipments primarily through its company-operated retail stores. In addition to sales through its company-operated retail stores, Starbucks sells whole bean coffees through a specialty sales group and supermarkets. Additionally, Starbucks produces and sells bottled Frappuccino coffee drink and a line of premium ice creams through its joint venture partnerships and offers a line of innovative premium teas produced by its wholly owned subsidiary, Tazo Tea Company. The company’s objective is to establish Starbucks as the most recognized and respected brand in the world.

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)’s Financial Overview

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) surged 1.01% yesterday to close its trading session at $58.17. The company has 1 year Price Target of $64.33. Starbucks Corporation has 52-Week high of $62.54 and 52-Week Low of $50.84. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 9, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Nov 4, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 10.56 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $84.66 Billion.

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.56/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.55/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.01 a share with a surprise factor of 1.8%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 6.42 Percent, SMA50 of 8.05 Percent and SMA200 of 4.13 percent. Starbucks Corporation has P/S value of 3.97 while its P/B value stands at 14.47. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 21 percent, Return on Equity of 49.7 percent and Return on Investment of 29.4 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 60.1 percent and 19.6 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). On 21-Nov-16 Buckingham Research Initiated Starbucks Corporation Stock  to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 21-Sep-16 where Longbow Initiated the stock to Buy.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 1.7 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 27 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Starbucks have a median target of 65.00, with a high estimate of 70.00 and a low estimate of 55.00. The median estimate represents a +11.74% increase from the last price of 58.17.

Starbucks Corporation is estimated to report earnings on  01/19/2017. 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 13 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.52.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.46.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT)

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. offers hospitality service. The company is engaged in the ownership, leasing, management, development and franchising of hotels, resorts and timeshare properties. Its portfolio of brand names consists of Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Homewood Suites by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton and timeshare properties under the Hilton Grand Vacations brand. Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT)’s Financial Outlook

The 23 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc have a median target of 26.00, with a high estimate of 31.00 and a low estimate of 20.00. The median estimate represents a +4.80% increase from the last price of 24.81.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.9. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 0% and closed its last trading session at $24.81. The company has the market capitalization of $24.56 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $25.45 and 52-Week low of $16.16. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Nov 25, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 10.47 Million shares. The company has a total of 989.78 Million shares outstanding.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.23/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.23/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 17.39 percent. Beta for Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. stands at 0 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.45. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.48%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.90%%.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 4.29%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.98 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 10.66%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 6 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 24.7 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 12% with Gross margin of 62.1 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 16.7% and 13.4% respectively.