Two Hot Stocks Comparison: CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP), Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC)

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP)

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) closed at $30.85 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.13%, whereas, it previously closed at $30.81. The company has a market capitalization of $15.44 Billion. The company traded shares of 4.92 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.33 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) produced diluted EPS of 0.98. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.69 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.34. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 57.2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.69% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.05% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 10%.

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 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is at 31.48 while the forward p/e is at 18.25. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) stands at 1.52 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.82. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 376.63. The quick ratio and the current ratio of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) are reported at 0.9 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) stands at 6.9, 32.5 and 4.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is reported at 10.19 Billion with income of 426 Million. The outstanding shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) are 500.54 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 82.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.77 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -4.52% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 30.54. The 52 week high of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is placed at 30.99 and 52 week low is standing at 24.81.

Performance wise the shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) rose up 0.13% for the week, it also rise 6.45% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 10.97%. The shares increase 9.24% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) grew 17.03% for the yearly performance.

Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC)

Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) closed at $52 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.06%, whereas, it previously closed at $51.97. The company has a market capitalization of $5.68 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.08 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.42 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) produced diluted EPS of 4.05. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 5.4 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.25. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -3.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 5.4% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 12.4% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 86.6%.

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 Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) is at 12.84 while the forward p/e is at 9.64. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) stands at 0.82 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.37. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 25.48. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) are reported at 0.9 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) stands at 3.8, 8.9 and 7.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) is reported at 6.94 Billion with income of 452 Million. The outstanding shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) are 109.26 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 95.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.96 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) is ticked at 1.3%, the figure is plummeted -0.11% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 59.88. The 52 week high of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) is placed at 88.57 and 52 week low is standing at 40.64.

Performance wise the shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) rose up 0.1% for the week, it also rise 12.31% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.4%. The shares decrease -13.33% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Owens Corning Inc (NYSE:OC) shrinked -40.31% for the yearly performance.