Price Target Analysis: Chubb Limited (NYSE:CB)

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Chubb Limited (NYSE:CB) will report its next earnings on 25-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $2.25/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $2.22/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 1.4%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Chubb Limited and for the current quarter 20 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $2.55/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $2.41/share and a High Estimate of $2.72/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 7 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Chubb Limited as 7.35 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Chubb Limited is 7.01 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 7.73 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4.22 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CB to be -6.9%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 6.3%. For the next 5 years, Chubb Limited is expecting Growth of -2.03% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 5.35% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Chubb Limited, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 11 analysts have given a Buy signal, 4 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 16 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Chubb Limited might touch $150 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $137.13 and $115 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Chubb Limited got Downgrade on 16-Jun-16 where investment firm Atlantic Equities Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Underweight.

Chubb Limited closed its last trading session at $125.68 with the loss of -0.27%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 58 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $131 and 52-week low of $106.82. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 0.4% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.3% and 2.95% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jul 1, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 9, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.18 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.26 million. Chubb Limited P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 20.17 and Forward P/E ratio of 12.08.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 6.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7.9%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Chubb Limited currently shows a Weekly Performance of 1.29%, where Monthly Performance is 0.04%, Quarterly performance is -2.3%, 6 Months performance is 2.24% and yearly performance percentage is 15.1%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 7.87%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.08% and Monthly Volatility of 1.18%.