Two Eye-Catching Stocks: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN), Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO)

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)

The company announced its last quarter financial performance results on 10/26/2016. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) belongs to Finance sector that surged 1.2% in value when last trading session closed at $13.48. The company has a market capitalization of $14.47 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.7 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 8.4 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 12.3 percent. The company reached its 52-Week high of $13.64 on Dec 8, 2016 and 52-Week low of $7.83 on Jan 26, 2016.

Earnings per share (ttm) for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) according to Finviz Data is $0.72.

The growth estimate for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) for the current quarter is 0 percent. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 5 percent. The company’s stock has grown by 1.7 percent in the past 5 years. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by 10.77 percent.

This company was Downgrade by Jefferies on 28-Nov-16  to Hold.

The 25 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Huntington Bancshares Inc have a median target of 14.00, with a high estimate of 16.00 and a low estimate of 11.00. The median estimate represents a +3.86% increase from the last price of 13.48.

Financial History:

Following Earnings result, share price were DOWN 14 times out of last 27 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 58% percent of times. It has met expectations  4  times and missed earnings  1 times.

The consensus recommendation for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) is 2.28. 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 2.35. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 2.24, and 90 days ago was at 2.4 respectively.

Future Expectations:

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Huntington Bancshares Incorporated to have earnings per share of $0.21.

Revenue is expected to range from 1 Billion to 1.07 Billion with an average of 1.04 Billion.

Company Profile:

Huntington Bancshares is a multi-state bank holding company. Its subsidiaries conduct a full-service commercial and consumer banking business, engage in mortgage banking, lease financing, trust services, discount brokerage services, underwriting credit life and disability insurance, selling other insurance products, and issuing commercial paper guaranteed by Huntington, and providing other financial products and services.

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO):

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) belongs to Computer and Technology sector closed its last session with a gain of 2.98 percent and closed its previous trading session at $40.06. According to Finviz reported data, the stock currently has Earnings per Share (EPS) (ttm) of $-5.1. The company has the Market capitalization of $38.19 Billion. The company’s stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -10.2 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of -15.9 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -15.4 percent. The company reached its 52-Week high of $44.92 on Sep 7, 2016 and 52-Week low of $26.15 on Feb 11, 2016.

The growth estimate for Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) for the current quarter is 61.5 percent. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 75 percent. The company’s stock has grown by -16.47 percent in the past 5 years. For the next 5 years, the company is expected to grow by -0.58 percent.

This company was Downgrade by Jefferies on 21-Oct-16 to Hold.

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Yahoo! have a median target of 47.00, with a high estimate of 55.00 and a low estimate of 39.00. The median estimate represents a +17.32% increase from the last price of 40.06.

Financial History:

Following Earnings result, share price were DOWN 16 times out of last 28 Qtrs. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 58% percent of times. It has met expectations  2  times and missed earnings  3  times.

The consensus recommendation for Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) is 2.12. 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 2.08. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 2, and 90 days ago was at 2 respectively.

Future Expectations:

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Yahoo! Inc. to have earnings per share of $0.21.

Revenue is expected to range from 1.35 Billion to 1.41 Billion with an average of 1.38 Billion.

Company Profile:

Yahoo! Inc. is a global Internet communications, commerce and media company that offers a comprehensive branded network of services. As one of the first online navigational guides to the World Wide Web, Yahoo! is one of the leading guides in terms of traffic, advertising, and household and business user reach. The company also provides online business and enterprise services designed to enhance the productivity and Web presence of Yahoo!’s clients.