Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM)

Ingram Micro, Inc. is one of the leading distributors of information technology products and services worldwide. The company markets computer hardware, networking equipment, and software products to reseller customers in numerous countries. The company also provides logistics and fulfillment services to vendor and reseller customers.

Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM)’s Financial Overview

Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM) declined -2.09% yesterday to close its trading session at $37.43. The company has 1 year Price Target of $37.2. Ingram Micro Inc. has 52-Week high of $38.92 and 52-Week Low of $26.44. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 10, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 11.59 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $5.6 Billion.

Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.71/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.64/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.07 a share with a surprise factor of 10.9%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -2.36 Percent, SMA50 of 1.96 Percent and SMA200 of 5.7 percent. Ingram Micro Inc. has P/S value of 0.14 while its P/B value stands at 1.35. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 2.3 percent, Return on Equity of 6.8 percent and Return on Investment of 6.4 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 6.9 percent and 1.1 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM). On 29-Feb-16 Credit Agricole Downgrade Ingram Micro Inc. Stock  to Underperform. Another firm also rated the stock on 19-Feb-16 where Raymond James Downgrade the stock to Mkt Perform.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.9 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 3 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Ingram Micro Inc have a median target of 38.90, with a high estimate of 38.90 and a low estimate of 35.00. The median estimate represents a +3.93% increase from the last price of 37.43.

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

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

Verizon Communications, formed by the merger of Bell Atlantic and GTE, is one of the world’s leading providers of high-growth communications services. Verizon companies are the largest providers of wireline and wireless communications in the United States. Verizon is also the world’s largest provider of print and on-line directory information.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)’s Financial Outlook

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Verizon have a median target of 53.00, with a high estimate of 60.00 and a low estimate of 47.00. The median estimate represents a +4.00% increase from the last price of 50.96.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Verizon Communications 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 -0.31% and closed its last trading session at $50.96. The company has the market capitalization of $207.75 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $56.95 and 52-Week low of $43.79. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Jul 5, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 11.53 Million shares. The company has a total of 4.08 Billion shares outstanding.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.01/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.99/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 2 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 15.23 percent. Beta for Verizon Communications Inc. stands at 0.4 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.76. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.76%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.56%%.

Verizon Communications Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 6.14%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 3.3 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.21%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.8 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 75 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 18.4% with Gross margin of 59.5 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 22.5% and 11% respectively.