Stocks Buzz: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) & Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL)

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International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

IBM is an information technology (IT) company. The company operates in five segments: Global Technology Services, Global Business Services, Software, Systems and Technology, and Global Financing. The Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure services and business process services. The Global Business Services segment offers professional services and application management services. The Software segment consists primarily of middleware and operating systems software. The Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology products and packaging solutions. The Global Financing segment invests in financing assets, leverages with debt and manages the associated risks. IBM is headquartered in Armonk, New York.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)’s Financial Overview

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE) surged 1.54% yesterday to close its trading session at $136.05. The company has 1 year Price Target of $141.26. International Business Machines Corporation has 52-Week high of $162.11 and 52-Week Low of $105.94. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 162.11 and 52-Week Low on 105.94. The stock traded with the volume of 3.31 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $123.97 Billion.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 12/30/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $4.87/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $4.82/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.05 a share with a surprise factor of 1%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 4.21 Percent, SMA50 of 10.54 Percent and SMA200 of -0.25 percent. International Business Machines Corporation has P/S value of 1.56 while its P/B value stands at 6.27. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 4.7 percent, Return on Equity of 31.1 percent and Return on Investment of 17.4 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 46.4 percent and 14.4 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 18 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for International Business Machines Corp have a median target of 140.00, with a high estimate of 165.00 and a low estimate of 115.00. The median estimate represents a +2.90% increase from the last price of 136.05.

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

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL)

Mylan NV is a pharmaceutical company. The company develops, licenses, manufactures, markets and distributes generic and specialty pharmaceuticals. It operates primarily in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India, Australia, Japan and New Zealand. Mylan NV, formerly known as Mylan Inc., is based in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL)’s Financial Outlook

The 16 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Mylan NV have a median target of 40.50, with a high estimate of 55.00 and a low estimate of 31.00. The median estimate represents a +27.60% increase from the last price of 31.74.

Mylan N.V. is estimated to report earnings on 02/27/2019. 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 6 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.33. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.43.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Mylan N.V. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.86. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 2.26% and closed its last trading session at $31.74. The company has the market capitalization of $16.3 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $44.18 and 52-Week low of $26.03. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 44.18 and 52-Week low on 26.03. The company has volume of 3.81 Million shares. The company has a total of 513.6 Million shares outstanding.

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.25/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.19/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.06. This shows a surprise factor of 5 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 15.84 percent. Beta for Mylan N.V. stands at 1.53 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.86. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.98%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.65%%.

Mylan N.V. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 6.68%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 7.06 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -9.51%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 1.6 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 4.3 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.8% with Gross margin of 40.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 9.1% and 4.7% respectively.

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