Comparison of Two Hot Stocks: LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN), Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)

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LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN)

LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) closed at $18.63 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.22%, whereas, it previously closed at $18.86. The company has a market capitalization of $1.21 Billion. The company traded shares of 500353 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 506.76 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) produced diluted EPS of -0.42. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.1 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.02. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 20.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.1% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 30% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -39.6%.

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 LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 179.13. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) stands at 5.01 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.7. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) are reported at 1.3 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) stands at -8.7, -14.5 and -14.9 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) is reported at 241.5 Million with income of -24700000. The outstanding shares of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) are 64.89 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 81.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.81 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) is ticked at 0.6%, the figure is plummeted -15.81% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 29.43. The 52 week high of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) is placed at 27.40 and 52 week low is standing at 10.80.

Performance wise the shares of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) rose up 8.5% for the week, it also fell -0.8% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -25.84%. The shares decrease -14.54% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) grew 62% for the yearly performance.

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) closed at $18.94 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.24%, whereas, it previously closed at $18.9. The company has a market capitalization of $12.42 Billion. The company traded shares of 4.3 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 8.25 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) produced diluted EPS of 0.78. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.76 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 1.76% 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 24.16 while the forward p/e is at 10.75. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) stands at 2.62 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.01. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 16.16. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) are reported at 1 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) stands at 7.6, 22.2 and 7.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is reported at 4.75 Billion with income of 521 Million. The outstanding shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) are 655.96 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 89.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -2.52 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is ticked at 0.8%, 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 22.77. The 52 week high of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) is placed at 29.73 and 52 week low is standing at 17.42.

Performance wise the shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) rose up 5.46% for the week, it also fell -16.12% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -8.9%. The shares decrease -9.33% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) shrinked -32.5% for the yearly performance.