Stocks to Lookout for: Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) & Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO)

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Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S)

Sprint Corporation offers communications services. It operates in two segments: Wireless and Wireline. It develops, engineers and deploys technologies, including wireless networks offering mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint Corporation is based in Overland Park, United States.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S)’s Financial Overview

Sprint Corporation (NYSE) surged 1.43% yesterday to close its trading session at $6.37. The company has 1 year Price Target of $5.78. Sprint Corporation has 52-Week high of $6.62 and 52-Week Low of $4.81. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 6.62 and 52-Week Low on 4.81. The stock traded with the volume of 14.09 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $25.61 Billion.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.05/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $-0.01/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.06 a share with a surprise factor of 600%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 6.19 Percent, SMA50 of 4.58 Percent and SMA200 of 9.21 percent. Sprint Corporation has P/S value of 0.78 while its P/B value stands at 0.91. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 8.9 percent, Return on Equity of 27.9 percent and Return on Investment of 3.9 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 59 percent and 7.8 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 16 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Sprint Corp have a median target of 6.00, with a high estimate of 8.00 and a low estimate of 4.50. The median estimate represents a -5.81% decrease from the last price of 6.37.

Sprint Corporation is estimated to report earnings on 02/01/2019. 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 13 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $-0.02. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $-0.02.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO)

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd is a developer, owner and operator of casino gaming and entertainment casino resort facilities primarily in Asia. Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd, formerly known as Melco Crown Entertainment Limited, is based in Hong Kong.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MLCO)’s Financial Outlook

The 18 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd have a median target of 22.00, with a high estimate of 32.80 and a low estimate of 17.23. The median estimate represents a +11.39% increase from the last price of 19.75.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited is estimated to report earnings on 02/14/2019. 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 3 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.26. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.2.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.13. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -0.3% and closed its last trading session at $19.75. The company has the market capitalization of $9.76 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $32.95 and 52-Week low of $15.33. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 32.95 and 52-Week low on 15.33. The company has volume of 1.54 Million shares. The company has a total of 494.31 Million shares outstanding.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.02/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.23/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.21. This shows a surprise factor of -91.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 12.09 percent. Beta for Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited stands at 1.51 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.94. The company has Weekly Volatility of 3.82%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.74%%.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 8.87%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 12.04 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -17.13%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.4 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 10.8 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 8.2% with Gross margin of 34.4 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 10.8% and 6% respectively.

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