United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI)

United Rentals, Inc. is one of North America’s largest equipment rental companies with over branches in the majority of states, several Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company offers for rent different types of equipment to customers that include construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others.

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI)’s Financial Overview

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) surged 4.99% yesterday to close its trading session at $101.11. The company has 1 year Price Target of $78.8. United Rentals, Inc. has 52-Week high of $101.87 and 52-Week Low of $41.9. 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 3.28 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $8.52 Billion.

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $2.58/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $2.44/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.14 a share with a surprise factor of 5.7%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 15.56 Percent, SMA50 of 24.25 Percent and SMA200 of 41.95 percent. United Rentals, Inc. has P/S value of 1.48 while its P/B value stands at 5.65. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 4.8 percent, Return on Equity of 38.7 percent and Return on Investment of 11.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 41.5 percent and 24.5 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). On 10-Nov-16 Goldman Upgrade United Rentals, Inc. Stock  to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 24-Oct-16 where Morgan Stanley Downgrade the stock to Equal-Weight.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.7 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 United Rentals Inc have a median target of 85.00, with a high estimate of 96.00 and a low estimate of 42.00. The median estimate represents a -15.93% decrease from the last price of 101.11.

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

KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY)

KeyCorp is an integrated multi-line financial services company.  Its subsidiaries provide a wide range of investment management, retail and commercial banking, consumer finance and investment banking products and services to corporate, individual and institutional clients through four lines of business: Key Retail Banking, Key Specialty Finance, Key Corporate Capital and Key Capital Partners.

KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY)’s Financial Outlook

The 27 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for KeyCorp have a median target of 16.00, with a high estimate of 19.00 and a low estimate of 13.00. The median estimate represents a -7.57% decrease from the last price of 17.31.

KeyCorp is estimated to report earnings on  01/19/2017. 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 13 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.29.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.28.

According to Zacks Investment Research, KeyCorp. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.25. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 1.76% and closed its last trading session at $17.31. The company has the market capitalization of $18.71 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $17.59 and 52-Week low of $9.88. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Nov 30, 2016 and 52-Week low on Feb 11, 2016. The company has volume of 18.35 Million shares. The company has a total of 1.08 Billion shares outstanding.

KeyCorp. (NYSE:KEY) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.3/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.26/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.04. This shows a surprise factor of 15.4 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 34.67 percent. Beta for KeyCorp. stands at 1.11 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.41. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.80%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.55%%.

KeyCorp. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 8.55%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 23.62 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 41.98%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 0.7 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.6 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.1% with Gross margin of 0 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 79.8% and 26.1% respectively.