Comparing the Top Two: SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD), Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD)

SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) closed at $7.89 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.9%, whereas, it previously closed at $7.82. The company has a market capitalization of $293.03 Million. The company traded shares of 713980 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 400.49 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) produced diluted EPS of -0.29. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.6 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.22. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -102.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.6% 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 27.2%.

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 SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 13.15. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) stands at 0.84 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.33. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 2.43. The quick ratio and the current ratio of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) are reported at 0.5 and 0.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) stands at -0.9, -1.1 and -1.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is reported at 349.4 Million with income of -9100000. The outstanding shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) are 37.14 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 83.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.73 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is rose 67.75% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 10. The 52 week high of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) is placed at 18.27 and 52 week low is standing at 6.98.

Performance wise the shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) rose up 6.33% for the week, it also fell -3.19% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -12.24%. The shares decrease -32.39% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) shrinked -46.25% for the yearly performance.

Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) closed at $72.69 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.04%, whereas, it previously closed at $72.72. The company has a market capitalization of $4.33 Billion. The company traded shares of 269103 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 412.58 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) produced diluted EPS of 4.78. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.68 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.53. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -47.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.68% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 3.63% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 12.4%.

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 Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) is at 15.22 while the forward p/e is at 19.77. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) stands at 2.47 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.92. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) are reported at 0.6 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) stands at 3.9, 13.5 and 7.9 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) is reported at 1.75 Billion with income of 265.3 Million. The outstanding shares of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) are 59.61 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 89.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.08 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) is ticked at 0.8%, the figure is plummeted -0.45% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 68.67. The 52 week high of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) is placed at 73.61 and 52 week low is standing at 51.31.

Performance wise the shares of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) rose up 0.5% for the week, it also rise 3.22% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 8.11%. The shares increase 22.6% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) grew 40.87% for the yearly performance.