Cerecor Inc. (NASDAQ:CERC)

Cerecor, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which focuses on the development of drugs for the treatment of patients with neurological and psychiatric disorders. The company’s portfolio of clinical and preclinical candidates consists of CERC-301, CERC-501 and CERC-406. CERC-301; adjunctive antidepressant for the treatment of patients with major depressive disorder; CERC-501, for co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders and CERC-406, for the treatment of residual cognitive impairment symptoms. Cerecor, Inc. is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Cerecor Inc. (NASDAQ:CERC)’s Financial Overview

Cerecor Inc. (NASDAQ:CERC) declined -55.93% yesterday to close its trading session at $2.08. The company has 1 year Price Target of $12.5. Cerecor Inc. has 52-Week high of $5.6 and 52-Week Low of $1.9. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 23, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jun 6, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 1.41 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $19.28 Million.

Cerecor Inc. (NASDAQ:CERC) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $-0.7/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $-0.51/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $-0.19 a share with a surprise factor of -37.3%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -53.52 Percent, SMA50 of -51.39 Percent and SMA200 of -41.93 percent. Cerecor Inc. has P/S value of 19.28 while its P/B value stands at 29.71. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -120.5 percent, Return on Equity of -262.9 percent and Return on Investment of 0 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 0 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Cerecor Inc. (NASDAQ:CERC). On 13-Apr-16 Rodman & Renshaw Initiated Cerecor Inc. Stock  to Buy.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 2 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Cerecor Inc have a median target of 12.50, with a high estimate of 15.00 and a low estimate of 10.00. The median estimate represents a +500.96% increase from the last price of 2.08.

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

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC)

First Data Corporation is a commerce-enabling technology and solutions company. It provides merchant transaction processing and acquiring; credit, retail and debit card issuing and processing; prepaid services and check verification, settlement and guarantee services. First Data Corporation is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC)’s Financial Outlook

The 25 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for First Data Corp have a median target of 18.00, with a high estimate of 21.00 and a low estimate of 12.00. The median estimate represents a +23.54% increase from the last price of 14.57.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, First Data Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.79. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -1.89% and closed its last trading session at $14.57. The company has the market capitalization of $13.27 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $17.45 and 52-Week low of $8.37. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Dec 7, 2015 and 52-Week low on Feb 11, 2016. The company has volume of 25.19 Million shares. The company has a total of 910.99 Million shares outstanding.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.34/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.34/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -9.05 percent. Beta for First Data Corporation stands at 0 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.5. The company has Weekly Volatility of 2.86%% and Monthly Volatility of 3.65%%.

First Data Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -0.29%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.65 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 13.85%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -2.9 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -126.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 0% with Gross margin of 43.1 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 1.7% and -8.5% respectively.