Stock’s Buzzers: Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) & Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN)

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Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR)

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. is a global fintech leader, provides investor communications and technology-driven solutions to banks, broker-dealers, mutual funds and corporate issuers globally. Broadridge’s investor communications, securities processing and managed services solutions help clients reduce their capital investments in operations infrastructure, allowing them to increase their focus on core business activities. Broadridge’s infrastructure underpins proxy voting services for over 90 percent of public companies and mutual funds in North America, and processes in fixed income and equity trades per day.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR)’s Financial Overview

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE) surged 1.09% yesterday to close its trading session at $99.38. The company has 1 year Price Target of $112.29. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. has 52-Week high of $138.24 and 52-Week Low of $91.34. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 138.24 and 52-Week Low on 91.34. The stock traded with the volume of 1.08 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $11.56 Billion.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.79/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.68/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.11 a share with a surprise factor of 16.2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of -1.16 Percent, SMA50 of 0.39 Percent and SMA200 of -13.1 percent. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. has P/S value of 2.64 while its P/B value stands at 10.3. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 13.1 percent, Return on Equity of 38.4 percent and Return on Investment of 22.2 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 27.3 percent and 13.1 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.8 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 Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc have a median target of 110.00, with a high estimate of 136.00 and a low estimate of 102.00. The median estimate represents a +10.69% increase from the last price of 99.38.

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

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN)

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing materials in the United States and Canada. It also distributes other complementary exterior building products. It operate in several states and three Canadian provinces and is a leading distributor of roofing materials in key metropolitan markets in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest regions of the United States and in Eastern Canada.

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ:BECN)’s Financial Outlook

The 12 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Beacon Roofing Supply Inc have a median target of 35.50, with a high estimate of 40.00 and a low estimate of 29.00. The median estimate represents a -2.18% decrease from the last price of 36.29.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.47. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 3.54% and closed its last trading session at $36.29. The company has the market capitalization of $2.61 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $57.19 and 52-Week low of $24.97. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 57.19 and 52-Week low on 24.97. The company has volume of 930173 shares. The company has a total of 72.01 Million shares outstanding.

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.07/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.35/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.28. This shows a surprise factor of -20.7 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 14.41 percent. Beta for Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. stands at 1.45 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.5. The company has Weekly Volatility of 5.94%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.17%%.

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.23%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 7.74 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.4%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 1.4 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 4.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.1% with Gross margin of 24.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 2.9% and 1.3% respectively.

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