Steady Activities: Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL), Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC)

Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL)

The company announced its last quarter financial performance results on 11/14/2016. Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) belongs to Finance sector that surged 4.58% in value when last trading session closed at $25.13. The company has a market capitalization of $3.86 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.3 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of -0.6 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 8.8 percent.

Earnings per share (ttm) for Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) according to Finviz Data is $0.05.

This company was Upgrade by Raymond James on 2-Nov-16  to Strong Buy.

The 8 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Communications Sales & Leasing Inc have a median target of 34.00, with a high estimate of 36.00 and a low estimate of 29.00. The median estimate represents a +35.30% increase from the last price of 25.13.

Financial History for Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL):

Following Earnings result, share price were UP 4 times out of last 5 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 50% percent of times. It has met expectations  1  times and missed earnings  2  times.

The consensus recommendation for Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) is 1.2. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The consensus recommendation 30 days ago for this company stood at 1.4. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 1.67, and 90 days ago was at 1.67 respectively.

Future Expectations for Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL):

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. to have earnings per share of $0.59.

Revenue is expected to range from 206 Million to 209.17 Million with an average of 207.09 Million.

Company Profile:

Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. is a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the acquisition and leasing of communication distribution systems. Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. is headquartered in Little Rock, Ark.

Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC):

Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC) belongs to Basic Materials sector closed its last session with a gain of 4.57 percent and closed its previous trading session at $22.18. According to Finviz reported data, the stock currently has Earnings per Share (EPS) (ttm) of $0.62. The company has the Market capitalization of $2.6 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.7 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 4 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.9 percent. The company reached its 52-Week high of $22.24 on Nov 22, 2016 and 52-Week low of $12.44 on Jan 20, 2016.

The growth estimate for Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC) for the current quarter is -27.3 percent. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is -13.3 percent. The company’s stock has grown by 14.14 percent in the past 5 years. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by 5.4 percent.

This company was Upgrade by Citigroup on 9-Nov-16 to Buy.

The 11 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Commercial Metals Co have a median target of 18.00, with a high estimate of 22.00 and a low estimate of 14.00. The median estimate represents a -18.85% decrease from the last price of 22.18.

Financial History for Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC):

Following Earnings result, share price were UP 15 times out of last 24 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 66% percent of times. It has met expectations  0 times and missed earnings  4  times.

The consensus recommendation for Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC) is 2.78. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The consensus recommendation 30 days ago for this company stood at 3.38. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 3.43, and 90 days ago was at 3.43 respectively.

Future Expectations for Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC):

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Commercial Metals Company to have earnings per share of $0.16.

Revenue is expected to range from 889.95 Million to 1.22 Billion with an average of 1.1 Billion.

Company Profile:

Commercial Metals Company has three segments – manufacturing, recycling, and marketing and trading. Activities are primarily concerned with metals related activities.  The manufacturing segment is the dominant and most rapidly expanding segment in terms of assets employed, capital expenditures, operating profit and number of employees. The recycling segment is engaged in processing secondary, or scrap, metals for further recycling into new metal products. The marketing and trading segment buys and sells primary and secondary metals, and fabricated metals.