Hot Stocks Update: ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB), Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN)

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ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)

Citigroup Upgrades ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)’s stock to Buy with no specific Price Target. This rating was issued on 9/04/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $19.89 by showing a percentage change of -4.28% from its previous day closing price of $20.78.

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 ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) in which Jefferies Upgrades ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) to Hold with no specific Price Target on 7/11/18. Baird Maintains the stock to Neutral on 2/09/18 by stationing a price target of $27. Baird Downgrades the company’s stock to Neutral on 1/17/18 with no specific Price Target. Goldman Sachs Upgrades ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) to Buy with no specific Price Target.

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) currently has a consensus Price Target of $26.01. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $32.33 and a Low Price Target of $22.67.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) where 0 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 1 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 2.67. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) reported its Actual EPS of $0.38/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) could bring EPS of $0.35/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.03 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 8.6 Percent.

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) has a market capitalization of 42.73 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.58 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $28.67 on 01/24/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/24/18 as $20.50. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $23.56. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -10.22%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -13.26% while SMA200 is -15.97%.

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.1%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 11.5% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 15.8%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -25.84 percent while its Weekly performance value is -6.93%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -16.53 percent and -20.79 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) is 1.28. The Average Volume (3 months) is 2.03 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0.83 and an annual Dividend Yield of 4.17 Percent. ABB has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 19.24, Forward P/E of 13.06, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 10.17 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 18.61. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 9.5 percent.

Company Profile:

ABB Ltd, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, is engaged in providing power and automation technologies for its utility and industrial customers. The Company provides a range of products, systems, solutions and services that are designed to improve power grid reliability, increase industrial productivity and enhance energy efficiency. ABB is focused on power transmission, distribution and power-plant automation and serves electric, gas and water utilities, as well as industrial and commercial customers. Its Power Products division manufactures three categories of products: High-voltage Products, Medium-voltage Products and Transformers. The key technologies include high- and medium-voltage switchgear, circuit breakers for various current and voltage levels, power and distribution transformers, as well as sensors and products to automate and control electrical and other utility networks. ABB Ltd is structured into four regions: Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East and Africa (MEA).

Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN)

Buckingham Maintains Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN)’s stock to Buy with the price target of $47. This rating was issued on 10/05/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $33.54 by showing a percentage change of -6.47% from its previous day closing price of $35.86.

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 Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) in which Stifel Nicolaus Maintains Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) to Buy by settling a price target of $47 on 10/05/18. Vertical Group Upgrades the stock to Hold on 9/20/18 with no specific Price Target. Buckingham Maintains the company’s stock to Buy on 7/27/18 by setting a price target of $45. Stifel Nicolaus Maintains Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) to Buy with a price target of $45.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) currently has a consensus Price Target of $46. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $53 and a Low Price Target of $40.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) where 3 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 4 analysts said it’s a Buy, 2 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 1.8. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) reported its Actual EPS of $0.39/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) could bring EPS of $0.41/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.02 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of -4.9 Percent.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) has a market capitalization of 4.91 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.58 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $39.35 on 10/09/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/26/17 as $30.39. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $46.13. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -9.24%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -8.47% while SMA200 is -3.69%.

Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 7.3%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 5.4% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 16.1%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -10.46 percent while its Weekly performance value is -7.71%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -8.81 percent and -2.41 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) is 1.99. The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.29 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0.52 and an annual Dividend Yield of 1.55 Percent. TRN has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 23.16, Forward P/E of 16.98, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 8.22 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 66.64. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 14.3 percent.

Company Profile:

Trinity Industries, Inc., is a diversified industrial company that owns complementary market-leading businesses providing products and services to the energy, chemical, agriculture, transportation, and construction sectors, among others. The company, Trinity Industries, Inc., operates in five principal business segments: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group, and the Energy Equipment Group. Trinity is engaged in the manufacture, marketing, and leasing of a wide variety of products. Trinity Industries, Inc., is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TRN. The company is headquartered is Dallas, Texas.