Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR)

Twitter is a public, real-time, global platform where any user can create a Tweet and any user can follow other users.  The platform is unique in its simplicity: Tweets are limited to 140 characters of text.  This constraint makes it easy for anyone to quickly create, distribute and discover content that is consistent across our platform and optimized for mobile devices. As a result, Tweets drive a high velocity of information exchange that makes Twitter uniquely live.

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR)’s Financial Overview

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) surged 1.65% yesterday to close its trading session at $18.49. The company has 1 year Price Target of $17.03. Twitter, Inc. has 52-Week high of $26.25 and 52-Week Low of $13.73. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 10, 2015 and 52-Week Low on May 24, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 20.56 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $13.22 Billion.

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.13/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.09/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.04 a share with a surprise factor of 44.4%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 0.61 Percent, SMA50 of -3.03 Percent and SMA200 of 5.57 percent. Twitter, Inc. has P/S value of 5.24 while its P/B value stands at 2.81. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -5.8 percent, Return on Equity of -8.4 percent and Return on Investment of -7.3 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 66.5 percent and -11.5 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR). On 28-Oct-16 Oppenheimer Upgrade Twitter, Inc. Stock  to Perform. Another firm also rated the stock on 19-Oct-16 where Loop Capital Upgrade the stock to Hold.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 30 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Twitter have a median target of 17.00, with a high estimate of 26.00 and a low estimate of 10.00. The median estimate represents a -8.06% decrease from the last price of 18.49.

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

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL)

Sasol Limited is engaged in the mining and processing of coal.  It also produces chemicals, explores for and refines crude oil, and manufactures fertilizers and explosives.  In addition, it converts coal to petrochemicals products, such as diesel fuels and gasoline.

Sasol Ltd. (NYSE:SSL)’s Financial Outlook

The 12 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Sasol Ltd have a median target of 29.92, with a high estimate of 33.28 and a low estimate of 22.25. The median estimate represents a +12.24% increase from the last price of 26.66.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Sasol Ltd. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.25. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 3.21% and closed its last trading session at $26.66. The company has the market capitalization of $17.64 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $33.31 and 52-Week low of $21.07. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Apr 28, 2016 and 52-Week low on Jan 20, 2016. The company has volume of 1.68 Million shares. The company has a total of 661.74 Million shares outstanding.

The company has YTD performance of 3.22 percent. Beta for Sasol Ltd. stands at 0.92 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.72. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.58%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.91%%.

Sasol Ltd. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 0.72%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -1.64 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -3.41%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.8 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.7 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.2% with Gross margin of 58.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 13.7% and 7.6% respectively.