Hot Stock for Investors: Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S)

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Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) belonging to the Computer and Technology sector has surged 0.69% and closed its last trading session at $8.76.

The company reported its EPS on 10/25/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $7.28.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 3.21. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 3.21 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 3.21 and 3.22 respectively.

Sprint Corporation on 10/25/2016 reported its EPS as $-0.21 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.33. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.12. This shows a surprise factor of 36.4%.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Sprint Corporation as $8.69 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 21 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 8.84 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 8.46 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 8.84 Billion.

The Company got Downgrade by Buckingham Research on 25-Aug-16 from Neutral to Underperform.

Insider Trades for Sprint Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 30 Nov 2016 where Doyle (Patrick T), the Director completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 21411 shares were traded at a price of $0.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 12 transaction in which 161538000 shares were traded. 2 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 160290 shares traded.

21 analysts projected Price Targets for Sprint Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $9. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $6 and the Mean Price Target is $7.28.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) has the market capitalization of $35.2 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $9 on Jan 5, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $2.18 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -2.3 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -9.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 0.3 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 4.04 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.99 and ATR value of 0.26. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.81% and 2.85%.

Company profile:

Sprint Corporation offers communications services. It operates in two segments: Wireless and Wireline. It develops, engineers and deploys technologies, including wireless networks offering mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint Corporation is based in Overland Park, United States.

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