Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) reported its last earnings on Jul 26 BMO (BMO = before market open, AMC= after market close). The company will report its next earnings on Oct 25 – Oct 31 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.58/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.61/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -4.9%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Reynolds American Inc and for the current quarter 10 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.65/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.62/share and a High Estimate of $0.67/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Reynolds American Inc as 3.31 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Reynolds American Inc is 3.25 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 3.42 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 3.16 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for RAI to be 18.2%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 22.9%. For the next 5 years, Reynolds American Inc is expecting Growth of 11.93% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 9.9% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Reynolds American Inc, where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 3 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. 9 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Reynolds American Inc might touch $61 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $55.11 and $52 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Reynolds American Inc got Initiated on 25-Aug-16 where investment firm UBS Initiated the stock to Neutral.
Reynolds American Inc closed its last trading session at $49.75 with the gain of 1.89%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 71.01 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $54.48 and 52-week low of $41.44. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.09% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.93% and 3.53% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jul 5, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Sep 15, 2015.
The Relative Volume of the company is 1.05 and Average Volume (3 months) is 4.24 million. Reynolds American Inc P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 13.7 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.64.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 9.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 26.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 10.7%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Reynolds American Inc currently shows a Weekly Performance of 1.64%, where Monthly Performance is 3.62%, Quarterly performance is 0.12%, 6 Months performance is -0.41% and yearly performance percentage is 24.12%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 11.66%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.25% and Monthly Volatility of 1.09%.