Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE)

Parsley Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company. It is focused on the acquisition, development, and exploitation of unconventional oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin. Parsley Energy, Inc. is headquartered in Midland, Texas.

Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE)’s Financial Overview

Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) surged 15.75% yesterday to close its trading session at $38.15. The company has 1 year Price Target of $43.06. Parsley Energy, Inc. has 52-Week high of $38.67 and 52-Week Low of $14.51. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Oct 19, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 14.25 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $7.92 Billion.

Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.03/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.02/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.01 a share with a surprise factor of 50%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 10.94 Percent, SMA50 of 10.73 Percent and SMA200 of 35.41 percent. Parsley Energy, Inc. has P/S value of 21.41 while its P/B value stands at 3.12. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -2 percent, Return on Equity of -3.6 percent and Return on Investment of -2.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 78.2 percent and -9 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE). On 12-Oct-16 Macquarie Downgrade Parsley Energy, Inc. Stock  to Neutral. Another firm also rated the stock on 13-Sep-16 where FBR & Co. Initiated the stock to Outperform.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 1.8 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 31 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Parsley Energy Inc have a median target of 42.00, with a high estimate of 51.00 and a low estimate of 36.00. The median estimate represents a +10.09% increase from the last price of 38.15.

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

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR)

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. consists of a chain of retail stores operating under the names Pier 1 Imports and The Pier, selling a wide variety of furniture, decorative home furnishings, dining and kitchen goods, accessories and other specialty items for the home.  Additionally, the company, through certain subsidiaries, operates stores in the United Kingdom under the name The Pier.  The company supplies merchandise and licenses the Pier 1 name to Sears Mexico and Sears Puerto Rico.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR)’s Financial Outlook

The 11 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Pier 1 Imports Inc have a median target of 4.00, with a high estimate of 8.50 and a low estimate of 2.80. The median estimate represents a -28.44% decrease from the last price of 5.59.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. is estimated to report earnings on  12/21/2016. 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 9 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.12.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.13.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Pier 1 Imports, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 3.33. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock fell -5.89% and closed its last trading session at $5.59. The company has the market capitalization of $464.47 Million. The stock has 52-week high of $7.7 and 52-Week low of $3.73. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Apr 13, 2016 and 52-Week low on Sep 12, 2016. The company has volume of 2.6 Million shares. The company has a total of 83.09 Million shares outstanding.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (NYSE:PIR) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $-0.05/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $-0.05/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 16.28 percent. Beta for Pier 1 Imports, Inc. stands at 1.81 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.31. The company has Weekly Volatility of 6.31%% and Monthly Volatility of 5.98%%.

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 5.5%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 18.42 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 7.08%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 2.3 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 7.2 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 10.6% with Gross margin of 36.9 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 2.2% and 1.1% respectively.