EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) reported its last earnings on Jul 18 AMC (BMO = before market open, AMC= after market close). The company will report its next earnings on Oct 19 – Oct 24 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.45/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.41/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 9.8%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for EMC Corporation and for the current quarter 11 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.45/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.42/share and a High Estimate of $0.47/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for EMC Corporation as 6.07 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for EMC Corporation is 5.86 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 6.2 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 6.08 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for EMC to be 4.7%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 1.5%. For the next 5 years, EMC Corporation is expecting Growth of 3% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.57% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on EMC Corporation, where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 14 said it’s a HOLD, 0 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 EMC Corporation might touch $32.09 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $29.52 and $26 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. EMC Corporation got Downgrade on 29-Jul-16 where investment firm Bernstein Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Mkt Perform.
EMC Corporation closed its last trading session at $28.99 with the gain of 0%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 56.71 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $29 and 52-week low of $22.99. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.5% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 3.32% and 9.92% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Aug 31, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Sep 29, 2015.
The Relative Volume of the company is 3.3 and Average Volume (3 months) is 13.53 million. EMC Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 27.07 and Forward P/E ratio of 15.36.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 9.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7.6%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, EMC Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of 0.87%, where Monthly Performance is 3.06%, Quarterly performance is 4.24%, 6 Months performance is 11.09% and yearly performance percentage is 22.92%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 13.86%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 0.61% and Monthly Volatility of 0.72%.