Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

Wells Fargo & Company is a diversified financial services company providing banking, insurance, investments, mortgage and consumer finance services through stores, its Internet site and other distribution channels across North America as well as internationally.  (Company Press Release)

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)’s Financial Overview

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) surged 2.04% yesterday to close its trading session at $52.92. The company has 1 year Price Target of $51.7. Wells Fargo & Company has 52-Week high of $56.24 and 52-Week Low of $43.55. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 17, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Oct 4, 2016. The stock traded with the volume of 26.46 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $265.78 Billion.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $1.03/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $1.01/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.02 a share with a surprise factor of 2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 6.01 Percent, SMA50 of 12.85 Percent and SMA200 of 11.25 percent. Wells Fargo & Company has P/S value of 5.09 while its P/B value stands at 1.5. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 1.1 percent, Return on Equity of 11.8 percent and Return on Investment of 8.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 82.6 percent respectively.

Many brokerage firms are involved in issuing their ratings on Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC). On 28-Nov-16 Jefferies Downgrade Wells Fargo & Company Stock  to Hold. Another firm also rated the stock on 19-Oct-16 where FBR & Co. Downgrade the stock to Mkt 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 29 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Wells Fargo have a median target of 50.00, with a high estimate of 62.00 and a low estimate of 44.00. The median estimate represents a -5.52% decrease from the last price of 52.92.

Wells Fargo & Company is expected* to report earnings on  01/13/2017 before market open.  The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2016.  According to Zacks Investment Research, based on  12 analysts’  forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.01.  The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.03.

Superconductor Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:SCON)

Superconductor Technologies Inc. manufactures and markets high-performance filters to service providers and original equipment manufacturers in the mobile wireless telecommunications industry.  The company’s product, the SuperFilter, combines high-temperature superconductors with cryogenic cooling technology to produce a filter with significant advantages over conventional filters.  The company was engaged primarily in research and development and generated revenues primarily from government research contracts.

Superconductor Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:SCON)’s Financial Outlook

The 1 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Superconductor Technologies Inc have a median target of 4.50, with a high estimate of 4.50 and a low estimate of 4.50. The median estimate represents a +51.01% increase from the last price of 2.98.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Superconductor Technologies Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 3. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock gained 49% and closed its last trading session at $2.98. The company has the market capitalization of $9.98 Million. The stock has 52-week high of $4.8 and 52-Week low of $1.16. The firm touched its 52-Week high on Mar 9, 2016 and 52-Week low on Nov 14, 2016. The company has volume of 9.5 Million shares. The company has a total of 3.35 Million shares outstanding.

Superconductor Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:SCON) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $-0.93/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $-0.91/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.02. This shows a surprise factor of -2.2 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -5.4 percent. Beta for Superconductor Technologies Inc. stands at 0.63 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.55. The company has Weekly Volatility of 19.20%% and Monthly Volatility of 30.17%%.

Superconductor Technologies Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 71.35%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 41.71 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.1%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of -99.8 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -112.6 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -97.1% with Gross margin of 0 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 0% and 0% respectively.