ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

ConocoPhillips is a major global exploration and production (E&P) company with operations all over the world. As year-end 2014, the company had estimated proved reserves of 8.9 billion oil-equivalent barrels (BOE). Production from continuing operations, excluding Libya, averaged 1,532 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (MBOED) in 2014. In May 2012, ConocoPhillips completed the spin-off of its refining/sales business into a separate, independent and publicly traded company, Phillips 66 (Ticker: PSX).

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)’s Financial Overview

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) declined -2.79% yesterday to close its trading session at $44.23. The company has 1 year Price Target of $53.57. ConocoPhillips has 52-Week high of $54.75 and 52-Week Low of $31.05. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 1, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 9.35 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $54.8 Billion.

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $-0.66/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $-0.7/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.04 a share with a surprise factor of 5.7%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -0.77 Percent, SMA50 of 2.84 Percent and SMA200 of 5.8 percent. ConocoPhillips has P/S value of 2.34 while its P/B value stands at 1.52. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -7.3 percent, Return on Equity of -18.4 percent and Return on Investment of -6.5 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 35 percent and -37.2 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). On 28-Nov-16 Goldman Upgrade ConocoPhillips Stock  to Buy. Another firm also rated the stock on 15-Nov-16 where CLSA Downgrade the stock to Underperform.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 23 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for ConocoPhillips have a median target of 50.00, with a high estimate of 80.00 and a low estimate of 43.00. The median estimate represents a +13.05% increase from the last price of 44.23.

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

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST)

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a lodging real estate company that currently owns or holds controlling interests in upper upscale and luxury hotel properties primarily operated under premium brands. Host Hotels & Resorts will be the premier lodging real estate company. Creating value through aggressive asset management and disciplined capital allocation to generate superior performance would maximize shareholders’ returns through a combination of dividends, growth in funds from operations and increasing asset value.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST)’s Financial Outlook

The 17 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc have a median target of 16.00, with a high estimate of 18.00 and a low estimate of 14.00. The median estimate represents a -7.51% decrease from the last price of 17.30.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.81. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 1.94% and closed its last trading session at $17.3. The company has the market capitalization of $12.8 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $18.56 and 52-Week low of $12.17. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Aug 23, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 9.3 Million shares. The company has a total of 739.86 Million shares outstanding.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.37/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.36/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 2.8 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 17.23 percent. Beta for Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. stands at 1.32 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.43. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.96%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.93%%.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 6.36%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 9.24 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.34%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 6.9 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 11.3 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.9% with Gross margin of 0 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 12.5% and 14.7% respectively.

 

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