Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) reported sales (ttm) of 4.56 Billion, whereas, 12 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1132.43 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1175.1 million and lower end at 1110.14 million while the year ago reported sale was 1169.25 million.
12 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1172.64 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1208.8 million and 1149.61 million respectively.
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Aug 03 BMO, whereas, 13 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.7. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.74 and lower end at 0.67 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.76.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.75 reported by 13 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Sep2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.75 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.79 and 0.72 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.79. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 13.45%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 15 and 11.9.
Valuation Ratios of Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 24.3 while the company’s industry has 20.55 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.54. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 58.45 and low P/E is 16.47, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 23.83 and 30.71 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.83 for the industry and 11.63 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, ICE has Beta of 0.72 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.45 and 1.47 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of ICE stands at 8.49 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 2.44. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 17.25, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 16.76 and 26.98 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 Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) stands at 27.65 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 20.9 and 14.32 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 11.47 and 33.02.
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -0.87% and closed its last trading session at $65.73. The market capitalization of the company is at $38.78 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $67.48 on 07/25/17 and 52-week Low of $52.27 on 11/01/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.51% and Monthly Volatility of 1.44%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.72 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 1.02.