Featured Stock to See: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) belonging to the Computer and Technology sector has surged 0.07% and closed its last trading session at $14.85.

The company reported its EPS on 11/22/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $16.1.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.53. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 2.47 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.44 and 2.41 respectively.

HP Inc. on 11/22/2016 reported its EPS as $0.36 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.36. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on HP Inc. Earnings, with 20 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.37. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.38 and $0.35 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.36.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for HP Inc. as $11.79 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 16 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 12.1 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 11.4 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 12.25 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for HP Inc. is 2.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -4.9%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -18.44% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -0.06%.

The Company got Downgrade by Jefferies on 23-Nov-16 from Buy to Hold.

Insider Trades for HP Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 12 Dec 2016 where Rivera (Kim M), the General Counsel completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 14220 shares were traded at a price of $15.85.

22 analysts projected Price Targets for HP Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $19. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $13 and the Mean Price Target is $16.1.

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) has the market capitalization of $25.5 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $16.25 on Dec 8, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $8.91 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 9.3 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -57% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 83.3 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 0.07 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.53 and ATR value of 0.34. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.04% and 2.01%.

Company profile:

HP Inc. is the surviving entity following the November 2015 split of Hewlett-Packard Company into publicly traded entities – Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company and HP Inc. The company’s focus will be on the PC and printing products and services. HP Inc. is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.