Burning Stock on the move: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)


Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Belonging to the Computer and Technology sector which surged 0.41% and closed its last trading session at $39.28.

The company reported its last EPS on 8/31/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 12/21/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $44.18.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.96. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.92 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.96 and 2.08 respectively.

Oracle Corporation on 8/31/2016 reported its EPS as $0.55 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.58. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.03. This shows a surprise factor of -5.2%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Oracle Corporation Earnings, with 31 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.61. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.65 and $0.59 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.63.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Oracle Corporation as $9.18 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 29 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 9.36 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 9.06 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 9 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Oracle Corporation is -3.2%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 1.6%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 2.25% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 7.84%.

The Company got Initiated by Rosenblatt on 8-Aug-16 to Buy.

Insider Trades for Oracle Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 21 Sep 2016 where Daley Dorian Estelle, the General Counsel completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 16065 shares were traded at a price of $39.61.

13 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 1340470 shares traded.

33 analysts projected Price Targets for Oracle Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $52. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $31 and the Mean Price Target is $44.18.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has the market capitalization of $160.61 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $42 on Mar 21, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $33.13 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 8 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 19.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 11.2 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 8.77 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.23 and ATR value of 0.54. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.13% and 1.36%.

Company profile:

Oracle Corporation is one of the world’s leading suppliers of software for information management. The company develops, manufactures, markets and distributes computer software that helps corporations manage and grow their businesses. The company’s software products can be categorized into two broad areas: Systems software and Internet business applications software.