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News Review: Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) ; AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (NYSE:ABC)

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS)

Total System Services, Inc. is a leading global payments provider, offering innovative and secure solutions across the payments spectrum – from issuer processing and merchant acquiring to prepaid program management. TSYS a leading global payments solutions provider across the issuing, merchant and prepaid industries, completed its acquisition of Cayan, a payment technology company focused on integrated payment solutions and merchant acquiring. Cayan and TSYS’ existing merchant businesses will be combined under the TSYS brand, which accelerates TSYS’ position as a leading technology payments provider to small and medium size businesses in the U.S.

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS)’s Financial Overview

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE) surged 1.59% yesterday to close its trading session at $80.61. The company has 1 year Price Target of $106.35. Total System Services, Inc. has 52-Week high of $100.39 and 52-Week Low of $75.58. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 100.39 and 52-Week Low on 75.58. The stock traded with the volume of 1.22 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $15.01 Billion.

Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $1.16/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $1.09/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.07 a share with a surprise factor of 6.4%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -3.77 Percent, SMA50 of -8.02 Percent and SMA200 of -10.03 percent. Total System Services, Inc. has P/S value of 3.5 while its P/B value stands at 5.57. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 8.1 percent, Return on Equity of 23.8 percent and Return on Investment of 9.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 34.8 percent and 18.7 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 22 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Total System Services Inc have a median target of 110.00, with a high estimate of 115.00 and a low estimate of 91.00. The median estimate represents a +36.46% increase from the last price of 80.61.

Total System Services, Inc. is estimated to report earnings on 01/22/2019. 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 8 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.01. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.77.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (NYSE:ABC)

AmerisourceBergen Corporation provides pharmaceutical services. It distributes brand-name and generic pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter healthcare products, home healthcare supplies and equipment, and related services to various healthcare providers. The Company also provides pharmacy services to certain specialty drug patients. AmerisourceBergen Corporation is based in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (NYSE:ABC)’s Financial Outlook

The 14 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for AmerisourceBergen Corp have a median target of 93.50, with a high estimate of 106.00 and a low estimate of 86.00. The median estimate represents a +27.16% increase from the last price of 73.53.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) is estimated to report earnings on 02/05/2019. 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 7 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.5. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.55.

According to Zacks Investment Research, AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.33. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 0.67% and closed its last trading session at $73.53. The company has the market capitalization of $15.85 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $106.27 and 52-Week low of $69.36. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 106.27 and 52-Week low on 69.36. The company has volume of 1.2 Million shares. The company has a total of 215.59 Million shares outstanding.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.45/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.44/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 0.7 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -19.92 percent. Beta for AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) stands at 1.08 while its ATR (average true range) is 2.91. The company has Weekly Volatility of 5.04%% and Monthly Volatility of 3.54%%.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -10.1%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -14.58 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -15.76%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 4.4 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 54.9 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 17.1% with Gross margin of 2.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 0.8% and 1% respectively.