Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT), BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT)

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Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT)

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) closed at $86.76 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.37%, whereas, it previously closed at $85.59. The company has a market capitalization of $46.13 Billion. The company traded shares of 6.77 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.62 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) produced diluted EPS of 5. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 5.65 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.11. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 0.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 5.65% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 8% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -1.6%.

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 Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is at 17.37 while the forward p/e is at 15.36. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) stands at 0.62 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 4.13. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 13.58. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) are reported at 0.2 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) stands at 7.7, 27.5 and 13.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is reported at 73.99 Billion with income of 2.71 Billion. The outstanding shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) are 531.7 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 87.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.82 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is ticked at 0.14%, the figure is plummeted -9.52% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 89.82. The 52 week high of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is placed at 90.39 and 52 week low is standing at 54.04.

Performance wise the shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) rose up 3.74% for the week, it also rise 1.28% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 5.01%. The shares increase 23.52% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) grew 49.87% for the yearly performance.

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT)

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) closed at $46.26 on the last trading session with an decrease of -23.75%, whereas, it previously closed at $60.67. The company has a market capitalization of $4.6 Billion. The company traded shares of 6.69 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 532.5 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) produced diluted EPS of 2.1. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.84 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.62. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 13.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.84% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 16.68% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 0.9%.

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 BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is at 22.03 while the forward p/e is at 16.28. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) stands at 2.64 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 11.86. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 95.73. The quick ratio and the current ratio of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) are reported at 2.8 and 2.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) stands at 9.4, 47.6 and 27 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is reported at 1.75 Billion with income of 211 Million. The outstanding shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) are 99.54 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 98.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.58 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -7.07% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 71.3. The 52 week high of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is placed at 72.18 and 52 week low is standing at 55.46.

Performance wise the shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) fell down -20.87% for the week, it also fell -23.19% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -26.27%. The shares decrease -31.45% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) shrinked -22.95% for the yearly performance.