American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO)

American Eagle Outfitters is a specialty retailer of all-American casual apparel, accessories, and footwear for men and women between the ages of 16 and 34. The company sources, designs, and markets a versatile line of timeless and relaxed clothing classics like jeans, khakis, and T-shirts under its American Eagle Outfitters and AE brand names for exclusive sale in its stores. The company is focused on  several core brand and merchandising strategies to differentiate the company from competition, improve profitability and increase sales.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO)’s Financial Overview

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) declined -12.43% yesterday to close its trading session at $16.56. The company has 1 year Price Target of $19.91. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. has 52-Week high of $19.55 and 52-Week Low of $12.78. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Aug 15, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 25.66 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $3.01 Billion.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) reported its last quarterly earnings on Jul 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.23/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.21/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.02 a share with a surprise factor of 9.5%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -6.38 Percent, SMA50 of -5.63 Percent and SMA200 of 0.51 percent. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. has P/S value of 0.84 while its P/B value stands at 2.72. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 14 percent, Return on Equity of 21.4 percent and Return on Investment of 20.1 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 37.7 percent and 9.8 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO). On 15-Nov-16 FBR & Co. Downgrade American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Stock  to Mkt Perform. Another firm also rated the stock on 14-Nov-16 where Wolfe Research Downgrade the stock to Peer Perform.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.5 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 American Eagle Outfitters Inc have a median target of 21.00, with a high estimate of 25.00 and a low estimate of 12.00. The median estimate represents a +26.81% increase from the last price of 16.56.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. is expected* to report earnings on  11/30/2016 before market open.  The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Oct 2016.  According to Zacks Investment Research, based on  13 analysts’  forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.41.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.35.

Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)

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Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)’s Financial Outlook

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Vodafone have a median target of 32.40, with a high estimate of 38.40 and a low estimate of 19.20. The median estimate represents a +32.59% increase from the last price of 24.44.

Vodafone Group Plc is expected* to report earnings on  11/15/2016 before market open.  The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Sep 2016.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Vodafone Group Plc has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.86. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -0.2% and closed its last trading session at $24.44. The company has the market capitalization of $65.15 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $34.7 and 52-Week low of $24.44. The firm touched its 52-Week high on May 27, 2016 and 52-Week low on Nov 30, 2016. The company has volume of 8.2 Million shares. The company has a total of 2.67 Billion shares outstanding.

The company has YTD performance of -20.06 percent. Beta for Vodafone Group Plc stands at 0.82 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.39. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.18%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.26%%.

Vodafone Group Plc has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -5.02%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -9.64 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -17.24%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 0 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 0 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -1.4% with Gross margin of 25.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of -7.8% and -13.6% respectively.