Hot Stocks Overview: First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC), Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG)

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First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC)

Baird Maintains First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC)’s stock to Outperform with the price target of $30. This rating was issued on 10/19/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $21.52 by showing a percentage change of -5.32% from its previous day closing price of $22.73.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) in which Nomura Maintains First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) to Neutral by settling a price target of $26 on 10/17/18. BMO Capital Initiates Coverage On the stock to Market Perform on 9/27/18 by stationing a price target of $26. Wedbush Maintains the company’s stock to Outperform on 9/06/18 by setting a price target of $30. Atlantic Equities Upgrades First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) to Overweight with no specific Price Target.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) currently has a consensus Price Target of $28.79. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $37 and a Low Price Target of $23.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) where 15 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 13 analysts said it’s a Buy, 3 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.43. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) reported its Actual EPS of $0.39/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) could bring EPS of $0.37/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.02 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 5.4 Percent.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) has a market capitalization of 20.09 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 9.01 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $26.62 on 09/17/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 04/25/18 as $14.73. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $28.88. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -8.95%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -12.52% while SMA200 is 6.79%.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.8%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 9% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 55.3%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 28.79 percent while its Weekly performance value is -9.96%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -14.67 percent and 13.86 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) is 1.08. The Average Volume (3 months) is 8.38 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. FDC has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 15.29, Forward P/E of 13.11, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 37.05 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 12.35. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 16.4 percent.

Company Profile:

First Data Corporation is a commerce-enabling technology and solutions company. It provides merchant transaction processing and acquiring; credit, retail and debit card issuing and processing; prepaid services and check verification, settlement and guarantee services. First Data Corporation is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG)

Barclays Initiates Coverage On Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG)’s stock to Overweight with the price target of $14. This rating was issued on 10/10/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $10.44 by showing a percentage change of -2.16% from its previous day closing price of $10.67.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) in which Citigroup Downgrades Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) to Neutral with no specific Price Target on 9/25/18. JP Morgan Maintains the stock to Overweight on 9/17/18 by stationing a price target of $16. Citigroup Maintains the company’s stock to Buy on 8/29/18 by setting a price target of $14. Canaccord Genuity Upgrades Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) to Buy with no specific Price Target.

Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) currently has a consensus Price Target of $15.21. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $19.28 and a Low Price Target of $11.5.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) where 4 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 10 analysts said it’s a Buy, 6 rated the stock as Hold, 1 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 2. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) reported its Actual EPS of $0.05/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) could bring EPS of $0.07/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.02 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of -28.6 Percent.

Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) has a market capitalization of 9.15 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 8.93 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $15.55 on 01/16/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/08/18 as $9.75. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $15.8. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -0.13%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -1.25% while SMA200 is -18.52%.

Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 1.3%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 5.9% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 2%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -18.25 percent while its Weekly performance value is -4.13%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -0.19 percent and -19.32 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG) is 1.09. The Average Volume (3 months) is 8.16 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0.08 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0.77 Percent. GG has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 31.54, Forward P/E of 20.27, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 57.25 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 0. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 13.5 percent.

Company Profile:

Goldcorp has operations in Canada, the US, Mexico and Central and South America. Apart from gold, the company also produces copper and silver. The company’s principal producing mining properties are the Red Lake, Porcupine and Musselwhite gold mines in Canada The Penasquito gold/silver/zinc/lead mine, the Pueblo Viejo gold mine (40% interest) in the Dominican Republic, the Los Filos and El Sauzal gold mines in Mexico the Marlin gold/silver mine in Guatemala the Alumbrera gold/copper mine (37.5% interest) in Argentina and the Marigold (66.7% interest) and Wharf gold mines in the United States. Goldcorp has significant development projects which include the Cerro Negro gold project in Argentina l onore and Cochenour gold projects in Canada, the El Morro gold/copper project (70% interest) in Chile and the Camino Rojo gold/silver projects in Mexico.