Price Target Analysis: Pioneer Natural Resources Company(NYSE:PXD) and Darden Restaurants, Inc.(NYSE:DRI)

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Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) will report its next earnings on Feb 13 AMC. The company reported the earnings of $2.07/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.68/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.39/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 23.2%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Pioneer Natural Resources Company and for the current quarter 31 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $2.01/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.3/share and a High Estimate of $3.07/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 16 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Pioneer Natural Resources Company as 1.32 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Pioneer Natural Resources Company is 1.13 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.59 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 1.53 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for PXD to be 63.9%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 25.3%. For the next 5 years, Pioneer Natural Resources Company is expecting Growth of 34.35% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 229.17% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Pioneer Natural Resources Company, where 7 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 1 analysts have given a Buy signal, 1 said it’s a HOLD, 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. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Pioneer Natural Resources Company might touch $320 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $208.23 and $130 respectively.

Pioneer Natural Resources Company closed its last trading session at $145.81 with the loss of -0.39%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 24.84 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $213.40 and 52-week low of $119.08. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 8.07% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 1.02% and -16.23% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 05/18/18 and 52-Week Low on 12/26/18.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.85 million. The company’s P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 36.08 and Forward P/E ratio of 15.41.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.5%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 11.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 1.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Pioneer Natural Resources Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of 7.8%, where Monthly Performance is 3.33%, Quarterly performance is -22.71%, 6 Months performance is -20.46% and yearly performance percentage is -18.38%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 10.43%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.92% and Monthly Volatility of 3.87%.

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) will report its next earnings on Dec 18 BMO. The company reported the earnings of $0.92/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.91/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 1.1%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Darden Restaurants, Inc. and for the current quarter 23 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.74/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.7/share and a High Estimate of $1.78/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 20 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Darden Restaurants, Inc. as 2.24 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Darden Restaurants, Inc. is 2.23 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 2.26 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 2.13 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for DRI to be 1.8%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 20.86%. For the next 5 years, Darden Restaurants, Inc. is expecting Growth of 10.55% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 17.88% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Darden Restaurants, Inc., where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 1 said it’s a HOLD, 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. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Darden Restaurants, Inc. might touch $136 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $119.83 and $94 respectively.

Darden Restaurants, Inc. closed its last trading session at $104.87 with the gain of 0.87%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 13.11 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $124.00 and 52-week low of $82.38. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 4.62% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.38% and 2.46% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 09/20/18 and 52-Week Low on 04/02/18.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.59 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.68 million. The company’s P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 22.19 and Forward P/E ratio of 16.74.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 12.3%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 30.5%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 22%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Darden Restaurants, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 7.59%, where Monthly Performance is 0.4%, Quarterly performance is -2.63%, 6 Months performance is -4.24% and yearly performance percentage is 8.5%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 5.93%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.30% and Monthly Volatility of 2.95%.

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