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Two Stable Stocks: Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR) & Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU)

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR)

IMMERSION CORP. develops hardware and software technologies that enable users to interact with computers using their sense of touch. Their patented technologies, which are branded TouchSense, enable devices such as mice, joysticks, knobs, and medical simulation products to deliver tactile sensations that correspond to on-screen events. They focus on four application areas: computing and entertainment, medical simulation, professional and industrial, and three-dimensional capture and interaction.

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR)’s Financial Overview

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ) surged 0.81% yesterday to close its trading session at $9.94. The company has 1 year Price Target of $15.5. Immersion Corporation has 52-Week high of $17.7 and 52-Week Low of $8.11. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 17.70 and 52-Week Low on 8.11. The stock traded with the volume of 229372 shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $306.15 Million.

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $-0.07/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $-0.09/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.02 a share with a surprise factor of 22.2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 3.44 Percent, SMA50 of 8.02 Percent and SMA200 of -13.29 percent. Immersion Corporation has P/S value of 2.86 while its P/B value stands at 3.05. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 35.8 percent, Return on Equity of 57 percent and Return on Investment of -340.2 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 99.8 percent and 41.5 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 0 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 2 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Immersion Corp have a median target of 15.50, with a high estimate of 18.00 and a low estimate of 13.00. The median estimate represents a +55.94% increase from the last price of 9.94.

Immersion Corporation is expected* to report earnings on 02/26/2019 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 1 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $-0.19. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $-0.28.

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU)

Peabody Energy Corporation is a coal company. It provides voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. The company serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers primarily in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming, Illinois, Indiana and Australia. Peabody Energy Corporation is based in St Louis, United States.

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU)’s Financial Outlook

The 7 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Peabody Energy Corp have a median target of 45.00, with a high estimate of 50.00 and a low estimate of 36.00. The median estimate represents a +48.32% increase from the last price of 30.34.

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

According to Zacks Investment Research, Peabody Energy Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.67. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 2.36% and closed its last trading session at $30.34. The company has the market capitalization of $3.61 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $47.84 and 52-Week low of $29.08. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 47.84 and 52-Week low on 29.08. The company has volume of 831812 shares. The company has a total of 118.97 Million shares outstanding.

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.59/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.14/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $-0.55. This shows a surprise factor of -48.2 percent.

The company has YTD performance of -0.46 percent. Beta for Peabody Energy Corporation stands at 0 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.25. The company has Weekly Volatility of 6.71%% and Monthly Volatility of 3.55%%.

Peabody Energy Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -10.3%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -5.8 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -21.17%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 9.3 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 21.9 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 25.3% with Gross margin of 28.3 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 16.2% and 12.7% respectively.