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Stocks to Lookout for: Autohome Inc. (NYSE:ATHM) & UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR)

Autohome Inc. (NYSE:ATHM)

Autohome Inc. offers an online destination for automobile consumers primarily in the People’s Republic of China. The company through its Websites, autohome.com.cn and che168.com delivers content to automobile buyers and owners. It also offers advertising services; dealer subscription services; used automobile listings services; automobile dealer subscription services as well as operates automotive aftermarket services platform and real-time feedback on the service providers. Autohome Inc. is based in Beijing, China.

Autohome Inc. (NYSE:ATHM)’s Financial Overview

Autohome Inc. (NYSE) surged 3.17% yesterday to close its trading session at $78.06. The company has 1 year Price Target of $92.33. Autohome Inc. has 52-Week high of $119.5 and 52-Week Low of $61.43. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 119.50 and 52-Week Low on 61.43. The stock traded with the volume of 626462 shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $9.03 Billion.

Autohome Inc. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.91/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.83/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.08 a share with a surprise factor of 9.6%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 6.81 Percent, SMA50 of -0.36 Percent and SMA200 of -9.71 percent. Autohome Inc. has P/S value of 8.96 while its P/B value stands at 6.17. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 20.4 percent, Return on Equity of 29 percent and Return on Investment of 22.3 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 86.9 percent and 34.2 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 12 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Autohome Inc have a median target of 88.20, with a high estimate of 112.00 and a low estimate of 50.00. The median estimate represents a +12.99% increase from the last price of 78.06.

Autohome Inc. is estimated to report earnings on 03/06/2019. 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 2 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $1.11. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.79.

UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR)

United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. is a leading multi-family real estate investment trust with a demonstrated performance history of delivering superior and dependable returns by successfully managing, buying, selling, developing and redeveloping attractive real estate properties in targeted U.S. markets. UDR has delivered long-term value to shareholders, the best standard of service to residents, and the highest quality experience for associates.

UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR)’s Financial Outlook

The 19 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for UDR Inc have a median target of 43.00, with a high estimate of 47.00 and a low estimate of 39.00. The median estimate represents a -2.78% decrease from the last price of 44.23.

UDR, Inc. 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 11 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.49. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.48.

According to Zacks Investment Research, UDR, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.57. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -0.67% and closed its last trading session at $44.23. The company has the market capitalization of $12.15 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $44.84 and 52-Week low of $33.04. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 44.84 and 52-Week low on 32.90. The company has volume of 1.56 Million shares. The company has a total of 274.8 Million shares outstanding.

UDR, Inc. (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.07/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.07/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 11.64 percent. Beta for UDR, Inc. stands at 0.54 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.63. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.07%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.42%%.

UDR, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.32%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.5 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 12.82%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 2.4 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.9 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 2.8% with Gross margin of 68.4 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 19.9% and 18.1% respectively.