Face to Face Hot Stocks: Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

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Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) closed at $22.39 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.84%, whereas, it previously closed at $22.81. The company has a market capitalization of $13.74 Billion. The company traded shares of 14.48 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 8.77 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) produced diluted EPS of -0.54. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.75 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.39. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 283.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.75% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 12.23% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -8%.

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 Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 12.77. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) stands at 2.85 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.36. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 23.01. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) are reported at 1.2 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) stands at 7.1, 23.4 and 7.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is reported at 4.82 Billion with income of -299000000. The outstanding shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) are 613.57 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 94.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 2.62 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is ticked at 0.9%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 21.93. The 52 week high of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is placed at 29.73 and 52 week low is standing at 17.49.

Performance wise the shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) rose up 19.54% for the week, it also rise 12.51% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 16.74%. The shares increase 14.7% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) shrinked -22.87% for the yearly performance.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) closed at $38.3 on the last trading session with an increase of 0%, whereas, it previously closed at $38.3. The company has a market capitalization of $175.59 Billion. The company traded shares of 14.33 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 21.82 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) produced diluted EPS of 2.44. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.81 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.63. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 17.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.81% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 18.4% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 12.6%.

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 Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is at 15.69 while the forward p/e is at 13.65. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) stands at 1.98 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.44. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 10.03. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) are reported at 1.2 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) stands at 12.6, 34.5 and 9.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is reported at 88.58 Billion with income of 11.4 Billion. The outstanding shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) are 4.58 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 84.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.22 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -0.2% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 43.7. The 52 week high of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) is placed at 44.00 and 52 week low is standing at 30.43.

Performance wise the shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) rose up 0.92% for the week, it also rise 11.73% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 9.18%. The shares increase 20.06% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) grew 5.77% for the yearly performance.