E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) reported its last earnings on Jul 26 BMO (BMO = before market open, AMC= after market close). The company will report its next earnings on 25-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $1.24/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.1/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.14/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 12.7%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company and for the current quarter 17 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.2/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.16/share and a High Estimate of $0.25/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 13 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company as 4.86 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is 4.82 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 4.97 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4.87 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for DD to be 53.8%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 77.8%. For the next 5 years, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is expecting Growth of 8.15% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -2.12% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 2 analysts have given a Buy signal, 11 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. 14 Analysts reported that the Price Target for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company might touch $85 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $72.86 and $65 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company got Downgrade on 28-Jun-16 where investment firm JP Morgan Downgrade the stock from Overweight to Neutral.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company closed its last trading session at $69.95 with the gain of 0.7%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 61.64 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $75.72 and 52-week low of $47.11. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 2.42% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 5.3% and 10.4% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 9, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Sep 29, 2015.
The Relative Volume of the company is 1.43 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.08 million. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 28.9 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.08.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 21.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8.4%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of 3.54%, where Monthly Performance is 2.83%, Quarterly performance is 4.28%, 6 Months performance is 20.72% and yearly performance percentage is 44.29%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 7.67%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.59% and Monthly Volatility of 1.37%.