Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG)

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is a retail bank holding company. It offers a broad range of retail and commercial banking products and services to individuals, small businesses, middle-market companies, large corporations and institutions. The Bank offers consumer loans, commercial loans, mortgage loans, deposit products, internet banking, and trust services. It also operates online, telephone, and mobile banking platforms. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island.

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG)’s Financial Overview

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) surged 3.46% yesterday to close its trading session at $33.51. The company has 1 year Price Target of $29.95. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has 52-Week high of $33.7 and 52-Week Low of $18.04. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 23, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 7.34 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $17.15 Billion.

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) 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 $0.48/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.08 a share with a surprise factor of 16.7%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 12.32 Percent, SMA50 of 24.22 Percent and SMA200 of 44.61 percent. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has P/S value of 4.15 while its P/B value stands at 0.87. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 0.7 percent, Return on Equity of 4.9 percent and Return on Investment of 9.1 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 79.5 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). On 29-Nov-16 Keefe Bruyette Upgrade Citizens Financial Group, Inc. Stock  to Outperform. Another firm also rated the stock on 17-Nov-16 where Wedbush Downgrade the stock to Neutral.

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 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Citizens Financial Group Inc have a median target of 30.00, with a high estimate of 33.00 and a low estimate of 24.00. The median estimate represents a -10.47% decrease from the last price of 33.51.

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

Rice Energy Inc. (NYSE:RICE)

Rice Energy Inc. is involved in the acquisition, exploration and development of natural gas and oil properties primarily in the Appalachian Basin. Rice Energy Inc. is headquartered in Hillpointe Drive, United States.

Rice Energy Inc. (NYSE:RICE)’s Financial Outlook

The 23 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Rice Energy Inc have a median target of 31.00, with a high estimate of 43.00 and a low estimate of 20.00. The median estimate represents a +27.31% increase from the last price of 24.35.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Rice Energy Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.47. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -1.93% and closed its last trading session at $24.35. The company has the market capitalization of $4.93 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $29.36 and 52-Week low of $7.92. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Sep 22, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 6.36 Million shares. The company has a total of 202.59 Million shares outstanding.

Rice Energy Inc. (NYSE:RICE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.01/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.02/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.01. This shows a surprise factor of -50 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 123.39 percent. Beta for Rice Energy Inc. stands at 0 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.15. The company has Weekly Volatility of 5.19%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.63%%.

Rice Energy Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.86%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -1.98 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 18%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -8.8 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -24.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -16.6% with Gross margin of 91.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -64.8% and -63.5% respectively.