TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD)

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has a servicing self-directed investors through its brokerage subsidiaries. Ameritrade develops and provides innovative brokerage products and services tailored to meet the varying investing and portfolio management needs of individual investors and institutional distribution partners. Through its brokerage subsidiaries, it provides a dynamic balance of investment products and services that fits the changing needs of investors. The Company’s full spectrum of services for the individual investor include a leading active trader program and long-term investor solutions, including a national branch system, as well as relationships with one of the largest networks of independent registered investment advisors.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD)’s Financial Overview

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) surged 0.94% yesterday to close its trading session at $41.01. The company has 1 year Price Target of $38.46. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has 52-Week high of $41.58 and 52-Week Low of $24.88. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 30, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 4.76 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $21.57 Billion.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.35/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.38/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $-0.03 a share with a surprise factor of -7.9%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 9.77 Percent, SMA50 of 14.26 Percent and SMA200 of 29.29 percent. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has P/S value of 6.49 while its P/B value stands at 4.26. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 3.1 percent, Return on Equity of 17 percent and Return on Investment of 13 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 39.6 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD). On 13-Oct-16 BofA/Merrill Upgrade TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation Stock  to Buy. Another firm also rated the stock on 26-Sep-16 where Morgan Stanley Initiated the stock to Equal-Weight.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.4 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 14 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for TD Ameritrade have a median target of 38.50, with a high estimate of 42.00 and a low estimate of 31.00. The median estimate represents a -6.12% decrease from the last price of 41.01.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation is estimated to report earnings on  01/18/2017. 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 11 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.39.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.39.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

Exxon Mobil Corporation’s  principal business is energy, involving exploration for, and production of, crude oil and natural gas, manufacturing of petroleum products and transportation and sale of crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products. Exxon Mobil is a major manufacturer and marketer of basic petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics and a wide variety of specialty products. Exxon Mobil is engaged in exploration for, and mining and sale of coal, copper and other minerals.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)’s Financial Outlook

The 23 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Exxon Mobil have a median target of 88.00, with a high estimate of 105.00 and a low estimate of 74.00. The median estimate represents a +0.80% increase from the last price of 87.30.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Exxon Mobil Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.71. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 1.63% and closed its last trading session at $87.3. The company has the market capitalization of $362.01 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $95.55 and 52-Week low of $71.55. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Jul 15, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 22.59 Million shares. The company has a total of 4.15 Billion shares outstanding.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.63/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.58/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.05. This shows a surprise factor of 8.6 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 15.95 percent. Beta for Exxon Mobil Corporation stands at 0.89 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.41. The company has Weekly Volatility of 0.96%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.46%%.

Exxon Mobil Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 2.21%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.32 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 1.72%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 2.6 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 5.2 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 3.6% with Gross margin of 28 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 1.5% and 4.1% respectively.