Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) reported sales (ttm) of 1.03 Billion, whereas, 12 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 379.24 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 409.3 million and lower end at 337 million while the year ago reported sale was 266.99 million.
12 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 418.04 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 467.4 million and 379 million respectively.
Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Aug 02 AMC, whereas, 22 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.12. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.36 and lower end at -0.07 while the year ago reported earnings per share was -0.05.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.18 reported by 22 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Jun2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.18 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.56 and -0.04 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.01. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 1 analysts is at 70%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 70 and 70.
Valuation Ratios of Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Rice Energy Inc. (RICE). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company’s industry has 20.71 P/E and the sector P/E is 15.9. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 12.28 and low P/E is 12.28, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 97.62 and 29.77 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 6.53 for the industry and 10.15 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, RICE has Beta of 1.57 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.94 and 0.85 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of RICE stands at 5.26 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.87. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 38.92, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 6.7 and 10.2 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 Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) stands at 123.48 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 1.24 and -11.11 respectively.
Rice Energy Inc. (RICE) Trading Statistics:
The company surged 0.99% and closed its last trading session at $26.24. The market capitalization of the company is at $5.38 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $29.36 on 09/22/16 and 52-week Low of $18.30 on 02/27/17. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.20% and Monthly Volatility of 3.06%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.58 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.85.