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Stocks Buzz: Gates Industrial Corporation plc (NYSE:GTES) & Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB)

Gates Industrial Corporation plc (NYSE:GTES)

Gates Industrial Corporation PLC is a manufacturer of engineered power transmission and fluid power solutions. The company offers portfolio of products to diverse replacement channel customers and to original equipment manufacturers as specified components. It serves agriculture, construction, manufacturing, energy and consumer applications industries. The company operates primarily in the Americas; Europe, Middle East & Africa; Greater China and East Asia & India. Gates Industrial Corporation PLC is based in Denver, Colorado.

Gates Industrial Corporation plc (NYSE:GTES)’s Financial Overview

Gates Industrial Corporation plc (NYSE) surged 1.72% yesterday to close its trading session at $15.38. The company has 1 year Price Target of $18.56. Gates Industrial Corporation plc has 52-Week high of $20.29 and 52-Week Low of $12.19. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 20.29 and 52-Week Low on 12.19. The stock traded with the volume of 624388 shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $4.46 Billion.

Gates Industrial Corporation plc (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.3/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.25/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.05 a share with a surprise factor of 20%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 3.74 Percent, SMA50 of 8.4 Percent and SMA200 of -3.08 percent. Gates Industrial Corporation plc has P/S value of 1.34 while its P/B value stands at 2.3. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 4.3 percent, Return on Equity of 17.3 percent and Return on Investment of 7.1 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 39.6 percent and 14 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 10 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Gates Industrial Corporation PLC have a median target of 18.00, with a high estimate of 23.00 and a low estimate of 15.00. The median estimate represents a +17.04% increase from the last price of 15.38.

Gates Industrial Corporation plc is expected* to report earnings on 02/12/2019 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 3 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.27.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB)

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is an internally managed hotel investment company organized to acquire and invest in hotel properties located primarily in large United States cities with an emphasis on the major coastal markets. The Company may invest in resort properties located near its primary urban target markets, as well as in select destination markets. Pebblebrook Hotel Trust focuses on hotel properties in the lodging industry. In addition, the Company may seek to acquire service properties in its primary urban target markets.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB)’s Financial Outlook

The 11 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Pebblebrook Hotel Trust have a median target of 38.00, with a high estimate of 42.50 and a low estimate of 26.00. The median estimate represents a +18.82% increase from the last price of 31.98.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is expected* to report earnings on 02/25/2019 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 3 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.32. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.49.

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

The Stock declined -0.19% and closed its last trading session at $31.98. The company has the market capitalization of $5.21 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $41.65 and 52-Week low of $26.59. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 41.65 and 52-Week low on 26.59. The company has volume of 923390 shares. The company has a total of 162.78 Million shares outstanding.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.37/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.37/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 12.96 percent. Beta for Pebblebrook Hotel Trust stands at 1.38 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.67. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.52%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.08%%.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 2.29%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.13 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -10.39%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.8 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 7.1 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.7% with Gross margin of 39.3 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 18% and 13.9% respectively.