Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) reported sales (ttm) of 17.53 Billion, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 4503.64 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 4689 million and lower end at 4368 million while the year ago reported sale was 4753.43 million.
8 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jan 27, 2017- Jan 31, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 4186.77 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 4344 million and 4094 million respectively.
Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Oct 28 BMO at 0.27, whereas, 12 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.33. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.34 and lower end at 0.32 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.29.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.24 reported by 11 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jan 27, 2017- Jan 31, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.24 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.28 and 0.19 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.25.
Valuation Ratios of Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 15.71 while the company’s industry has 23.4 P/E and the sector P/E is 68.1. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 21.67 and low P/E is 8.03, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 32.53 and 47.42 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.55 for the industry and 13.83 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 40 has Beta of 1.18 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.78 and 0.93 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of 40 stands at 0.55 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.04. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 5.9, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 15.13 and 13.83 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) stands at -3.56 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 7.09 and 6.35 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 2.52 and -8.
Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -1.16% and closed its last trading session at $9.46. The market capitalization of the company is at $9.48 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $11.39 on Apr 19, 2016 and 52-week Low of $8.48 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.76% and Monthly Volatility of 2.02%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.16 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.19.