Two Stocks To Ponder On: Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES), Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT)

Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES)

Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) closed at $46.77 on the last trading session with an increase of 13.88%, whereas, it previously closed at $41.07. The company has a market capitalization of $6.93 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.98 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 733.47 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) produced diluted EPS of 0.85. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.18 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.77. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -25.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.18% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 35.78% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 9.1%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) is at 55.28 while the forward p/e is at 14.7. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) stands at 3.36 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.11. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) are reported at 0.7 and 0.7 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) stands at 1.5, 3.6 and 9.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) is reported at 2.06 Billion with income of 137.3 Million. The outstanding shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) are 148.25 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 63.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.45 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 55.11. The 52 week high of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) is placed at 54.40 and 52 week low is standing at 38.35.

Performance wise the shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) rose up 18.23% for the week, it also fell -0.38% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -10.8%. The shares decrease -8.37% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) shrinked -0.95% for the yearly performance.

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT)

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) closed at $3.4 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.72%, whereas, it previously closed at $3.31. The company has a market capitalization of $482.7 Million. The company traded shares of 2.97 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) produced diluted EPS of -2.05. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at -0.08 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.12. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 38.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at -0.08% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -7.2%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 0. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) stands at 1.86 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.74. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) are reported at 2.5 and 2.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) stands at -20.4, -33.1 and -16 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) is reported at 259.5 Million with income of -232500000. The outstanding shares of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) are 141.97 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 26.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -4.51 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) is ticked at 1.9%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 3.46. The 52 week high of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) is placed at 4.53 and 52 week low is standing at 1.82.

Performance wise the shares of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) rose up 31.27% for the week, it also rise 39.92% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 34.39%. The shares increase 70% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) shrinked -18.47% for the yearly performance.