Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA)

Zynga Inc. is the world’s largest social game developer with users playing their games which include CityVille, FarmVille, FrontierVille, Words With Friends, Mafia Wars, Zynga Poker, Cafe World, and Treasure Isle. Zynga Inc. games are available on a number of global platforms including Facebook, MySpace, Yahoo, the iPad, the iPhone and Android devices.  They operate their games as live services, by which they mean that they continue to support and update games after launch and gather daily, metrics-based player feedback that enable them to continually enhance their games by adding new content and features. All of their games are free to play, and they generate revenue through the in-game sale of virtual goods and advertising.

Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA)’s Financial Overview

Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) surged 0.7% yesterday to close its trading session at $2.87. The company has 1 year Price Target of $3.21. Zynga, Inc. has 52-Week high of $3.04 and 52-Week Low of $1.78. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Oct 10, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 6.35 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $2.56 Billion.

Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.01/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.01/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0 a share with a surprise factor of 0%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 2.06 Percent, SMA50 of 0.76 Percent and SMA200 of 10.17 percent. Zynga, Inc. has P/S value of 3.48 while its P/B value stands at 1.53. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -6.2 percent, Return on Equity of -7.3 percent and Return on Investment of -7.7 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 67.5 percent and -18.3 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA). On 14-Jul-15 Morgan Stanley Initiated Zynga, Inc. Stock  to Equal-Weight. Another firm also rated the stock on 7-Nov-14 where Needham Upgrade the stock to Buy.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.8 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 Zynga Inc have a median target of 3.00, with a high estimate of 5.00 and a low estimate of 2.50. The median estimate represents a +4.53% increase from the last price of 2.87.

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

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:TXN)

Texas Instruments, Inc. is a global semiconductor company and one of the world’s leading designers and suppliers of digital signal processors and analog integrated circuits, the engines driving the digitization of electronics.  These two types of semiconductor products work together in digital electronic devices such as digital cellular phones.  Other semiconductor products include standard logic, application- specific integrated circuits, reduced instruction-set computing microprocessors, microcontrollers and digital imaging devices.

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:TXN)’s Financial Outlook

The 29 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Texas Instruments have a median target of 73.00, with a high estimate of 92.00 and a low estimate of 60.00. The median estimate represents a -1.88% decrease from the last price of 74.40.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Texas Instruments Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.52. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -0.17% and closed its last trading session at $74.4. The company has the market capitalization of $74.36 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $75.25 and 52-Week low of $46.73. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Nov 28, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 15, 2016. The company has volume of 6.34 Million shares. The company has a total of 999.49 Million shares outstanding.

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:TXN) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.94/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.86/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.08. This shows a surprise factor of 9.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 39.39 percent. Beta for Texas Instruments Inc. stands at 1.26 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.2. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.08%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.74%%.

Texas Instruments Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 4.88%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.4 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 17.99%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 20.1 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 32.1 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 21.6% with Gross margin of 60.7 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 35.2% and 24.4% respectively.