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Momentum Stocks in Concentration: RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ:RP) & Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM)

RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ:RP)

RealPage, Inc. provides on-demand property management solutions that enable owners and managers of single-family and a wide variety of multi-family rental property types to manage their marketing, pricing, screening, leasing, accounting, purchasing and other property operations. The Company’s products include OneSite Solutions, to increase occupancy and reduce operating expenses through streamlined operations; CrossFire, a sales and marketing system to capture more leads, manage and retain more residents, and provide residents with the means to sign up for utilities and other services; YieldStar, to optimize asset values through revenue management, portfolio management, and market intelligence; LeasingDesk, a risk mitigation system; Velocity, to generate comprehensive utility and convergent bills for properties and deliver superior submetering services; OpsTechnology, a spend management system. RealPage, Inc. is headquartered in Carrollton, Texas.

RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ:RP)’s Financial Overview

RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ) surged 0.24% yesterday to close its trading session at $53.35. The company has 1 year Price Target of $68.5. RealPage, Inc. has 52-Week high of $66.25 and 52-Week Low of $42.9. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 66.25 and 52-Week Low on 42.90. The stock traded with the volume of 579746 shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $5 Billion.

RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.38/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.35/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.03 a share with a surprise factor of 8.6%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 9.99 Percent, SMA50 of 7.14 Percent and SMA200 of -4.47 percent. RealPage, Inc. has P/S value of 6.02 while its P/B value stands at 4.53. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 0.4 percent, Return on Equity of 1 percent and Return on Investment of 3.7 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 60.2 percent and 7.4 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 1.8 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 7 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for RealPage Inc have a median target of 70.00, with a high estimate of 80.00 and a low estimate of 62.00. The median estimate represents a +31.21% increase from the last price of 53.35.

RealPage, Inc. is estimated to report earnings on 02/26/2019. 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 2 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.27. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.13.

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM)

Entercom Communications is the fourth largest radio broadcasting company in the United States. The company has built a highly consolidated portfolio of radio stations concentrated primarily in top 50 markets with above average growth characteristics. The company’s portfolio of radio stations is geographically diverse and offers a wide variety of programming formats. The company believes that geographic diversity will reduce the effect of economic downturn, while wide range of programming formats lessens the impact of changes in listening preferences.

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE:ETM)’s Financial Outlook

The 2 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Entercom Communications Corp have a median target of 8.38, with a high estimate of 8.75 and a low estimate of 8.00. The median estimate represents a +18.12% increase from the last price of 7.09.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Entercom Communications Corp. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 0.28% and closed its last trading session at $7.09. The company has the market capitalization of $1.01 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $11.65 and 52-Week low of $5.27. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 11.65 and 52-Week low on 5.27. The company has volume of 1.52 Million shares. The company has a total of 142.12 Million shares outstanding.

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.26/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.27/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.01. This shows a surprise factor of -3.7 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 24.17 percent. Beta for Entercom Communications Corp. stands at 1.01 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.29. The company has Weekly Volatility of 3.94%% and Monthly Volatility of 5.06%%.

Entercom Communications Corp. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 15.72%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.89 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -7%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.7 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 14.9 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -0.7% with Gross margin of 23 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 8.1% and 19.9% respectively.