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News Roundup: Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) & Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP)

Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL)

Toll Brothers, Inc. builds an array of luxury residential single-family detached, attached home, master planned resort-style golf, and urban low-, mid-, and high-rise communities, principally on land it develops and improves. The Company operates its own architectural, engineering, mortgage, title, land development and land sale, golf course development and management, home security, and landscape subsidiaries. Toll Brothers also operates its own lumber distribution, house component assembly, and manufacturing operations. The Company’s wide range of home types include traditional luxury residences, active adult and active living communities by Toll Brothers Active Living; resort-style communities, refined urban residences by Toll Brothers City Living; luxury rentals by Toll Brothers Apartment Living; and premier student living by Toll Brothers Campus Living.

Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL)’s Financial Overview

Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE) surged 4.2% yesterday to close its trading session at $37.46. The company has 1 year Price Target of $38.07. Toll Brothers, Inc. has 52-Week high of $49.24 and 52-Week Low of $28.68. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 49.24 and 52-Week Low on 28.68. The stock traded with the volume of 2.38 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $5.51 Billion.

Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 10/30/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $2.08/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $1.83/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.25 a share with a surprise factor of 13.7%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 4.56 Percent, SMA50 of 9.26 Percent and SMA200 of 4.71 percent. Toll Brothers, Inc. has P/S value of 0.77 while its P/B value stands at 1.17. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 7.5 percent, Return on Equity of 16.4 percent and Return on Investment of 6.7 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 20.6 percent and 11 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.7 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 Toll Brothers Inc have a median target of 37.50, with a high estimate of 48.00 and a low estimate of 32.00. The median estimate represents a +0.11% increase from the last price of 37.46.

Toll Brothers, 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 5 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.63. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.63.

Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP)

PepsiCo, Inc. is the manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of grain-based snack foods, beverages, and other products. It’s driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana. PepsiCo’s product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages. It distributes its products through direct-store-delivery and customer warehouse systems, as well as third-party networks.

Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP)’s Financial Outlook

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for PepsiCo Inc have a median target of 115.50, with a high estimate of 125.00 and a low estimate of 104.00. The median estimate represents a +1.50% increase from the last price of 113.79.

Pepsico, Inc. is expected* to report earnings on 02/15/2019 before market open. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 7 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.49. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.31.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Pepsico, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.22. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 0.73% and closed its last trading session at $113.79. The company has the market capitalization of $160.73 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $122 and 52-Week low of $95.94. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 122.00 and 52-Week low on 95.94. The company has volume of 6.61 Million shares. The company has a total of 1.41 Billion shares outstanding.

Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.59/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.57/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 1.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 3 percent. Beta for Pepsico, Inc. stands at 0.66 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.61. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.18%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.41%%.

Pepsico, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 2.74%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 1.65 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 3.42%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 6.3 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 46.8 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 16.4% with Gross margin of 54.3 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 15.9% and 7.7% respectively.