Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

Emerson is engaged principally in the worldwide design, manufacture and sale of a broad range of electrical, electromechanical and electronic products and systems. The divisions of the company are organized into the following business segments based on the nature of the products and services provided: Process Control; Industrial Automation; Electronics and Telecommunications;  Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning; and Appliance and Tools.

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)’s Financial Overview

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) surged 3.75% yesterday to close its trading session at $56.44. The company has 1 year Price Target of $49.04. Emerson Electric Co. has 52-Week high of $57.43 and 52-Week Low of $41.25. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Nov 30, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 8.78 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $36.28 Billion.

Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.96/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.9/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.06 a share with a surprise factor of 6.7%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 5.75 Percent, SMA50 of 8.75 Percent and SMA200 of 8.66 percent. Emerson Electric Co. has P/S value of 2.5 while its P/B value stands at 4.8. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 7.5 percent, Return on Equity of 21.4 percent and Return on Investment of 12 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 42.6 percent and 16.7 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). On 12-Oct-16 UBS Downgrade Emerson Electric Co. Stock  to Sell. Another firm also rated the stock on 7-Oct-16 where HSBC Securities Initiated the stock to Reduce.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3.2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 22 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Emerson Electric Co have a median target of 49.00, with a high estimate of 62.00 and a low estimate of 41.00. The median estimate represents a -13.18% decrease from the last price of 56.44.

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

SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN)

Fang Holdings Limited operates as a real estate Internet portal primarily in China. It provides marketing, e-commerce, listing and other value-added services for real estate and home furnishing and improvement sectors. Fang Holdings Limited, formerly known as SouFun Holdings Limited, is based in Beijing, China.

SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN)’s Financial Outlook

The 9 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Fang Holdings Ltd have a median target of 6.50, with a high estimate of 9.00 and a low estimate of 3.40. The median estimate represents a +121.84% increase from the last price of 2.93.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, SouFun Holdings Ltd. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.42. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 1.03% and closed its last trading session at $2.93. The company has the market capitalization of $1.37 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $7.52 and 52-Week low of $2.8. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Dec 29, 2015 and 52-Week low on Nov 11, 2016. The company has volume of 32.28 Million shares. The company has a total of 469 Million shares outstanding.

SouFun Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:SFUN) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $-0.08/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $-0.12/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.04. This shows a surprise factor of 33.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -60.35 percent. Beta for SouFun Holdings Ltd. stands at 1.62 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.21. The company has Weekly Volatility of 11.46%% and Monthly Volatility of 6.86%%.

SouFun Holdings Ltd. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -5.07%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -19.33 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -39.83%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -9.2 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -28.4 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -1.7% with Gross margin of 18.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -19.9% and -18.4% respectively.