Featured Stocks: Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX), D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI)

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Berenberg Initiates Coverage On Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)’s stock to Buy with the price target of $135. This rating was issued on 9/11/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $111.53 by showing a percentage change of -0.04% from its previous day closing price of $111.58.

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 Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) in which Bank of America Downgrades Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) to Neutral by settling a price target of $135 on 9/06/18. Barclays Maintains the stock to Overweight on 7/11/18 by stationing a price target of $148. Macquarie Downgrades the company’s stock to Neutral on 7/03/18 with no specific Price Target. Raymond James Upgrades Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) to Outperform with no specific Price Target.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) currently has a consensus Price Target of $143.96. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $160 and a Low Price Target of $128.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) where 6 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 8 analysts said it’s a Buy, 7 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 1.69. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) reported its Actual EPS of $1.78/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) could bring EPS of $2.09/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.31 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of -14.8 Percent.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) has a market capitalization of 213.71 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 8.03 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $133.88 on 01/16/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 02/05/18 as $108.02. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $145.89. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -6.95%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -6.37% while SMA200 is -8.05%.

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 4.7%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 1.7% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 8.1%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -10.91 percent while its Weekly performance value is -5.6%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -8.93 percent and -5.83 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) is 1.4. The Average Volume (3 months) is 5.72 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $4.48 and an annual Dividend Yield of 4.02 Percent. CVX has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 21.13, Forward P/E of 11.38, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 27.82 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 24.79. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 7 percent.

Company Profile:

Chevron Corporation is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company’s operations.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI)

Barclays Maintains D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI)’s stock to Overweight with the price target of $51. This rating was issued on 9/14/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $36.05 by showing a percentage change of 1.21% from its previous day closing price of $35.62.

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 D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) in which Raymond James Upgrades D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) to Strong Buy with no specific Price Target on 8/01/18. Evercore ISI Group Upgrades the stock to Outperform on 7/27/18 with no specific Price Target. JMP Securities Maintains the company’s stock to Market Outperform on 7/27/18 by setting a price target of $52. Citigroup Maintains D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) to Neutral with a price target of $46.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) currently has a consensus Price Target of $49.83. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $65 and a Low Price Target of $39.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) where 6 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 5 analysts said it’s a Buy, 8 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 1.62. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) reported its Actual EPS of $1.18/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) could bring EPS of $1.08/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.1 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 9.3 Percent.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) has a market capitalization of 13.57 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 7.99 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $53.32 on 01/04/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/23/18 as $34.37. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $49.94. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -6.51%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -13.62% while SMA200 is -17.11%.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 10.1%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 9.8% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 16.1%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -29.41 percent while its Weekly performance value is 0.36%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -13.82 percent and -18.07 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) is 1.78. The Average Volume (3 months) is 4.5 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0.5 and an annual Dividend Yield of 1.39 Percent. DHI has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 9.75, Forward P/E of 7.86, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 11.4 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 22.77. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 12.3 percent.

Company Profile:

D.R. Horton, Inc. is engaged in the construction and sale of high-quality homes through its diverse brand portfolio that includes D.R. Horton, Emerald Homes, Express Homes and Freedom Homes. D.R. Horton also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. The Company has consistently delivered top-quality new homes to homebuyers across the nation. It construct and sell single-family homes in metropolitan areas of the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Southeast, Southwest and West regions of the United States. It offer high quality homes, designed principally for first-time and move-up home buyers. In the homebuilding business, the Company builds and sells single-family detached homes and attached homes, such as town homes, duplexes, triplexes and condominiums. The Company’s financial services operation comprise selling mortgages and collecting fees for title insurance agency and closing services.