Two Hot Stocks Comparison: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT)

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) closed at $54.15 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.79%, whereas, it previously closed at $54.58. The company has a market capitalization of $183.27 Billion. The company traded shares of 10.69 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 15.62 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) produced diluted EPS of 2.68. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.76 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.07. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 15, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.76% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.4% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 2.4%.

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 Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is at 20.24 while the forward p/e is at 14.39. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) stands at 4.63 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 8.05. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 17.86. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) are reported at 0 and 2.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) stands at 8.7, 31 and 10.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is reported at 39.62 Billion with income of 10.45 Billion. The outstanding shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) are 3.38 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 58.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is ticked at 33.2%, the figure is plummeted -0.6% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 53. The 52 week high of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is placed at 54.65 and 52 week low is standing at 42.40.

Performance wise the shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) rose up 1.63% for the week, it also rise 4.05% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 19.93%. The shares increase 5.02% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) grew 20.31% for the yearly performance.

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT)

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) closed at $183.1 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.1%, whereas, it previously closed at $183.29. The company has a market capitalization of $32.23 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.11 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.58 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) produced diluted EPS of 2.31. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.55 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.87. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 50.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.55% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 17% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 22.1%.

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 Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) is at 79.23 while the forward p/e is at 40.22. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) stands at 9.59 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 22.66. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 34.23. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) are reported at 1.3 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) stands at 5.6, 20.6 and 17 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) is reported at 3.36 Billion with income of 434 Million. The outstanding shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) are 176.01 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 92.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -7.21 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) is ticked at 0.3%, the figure is plummeted -5.64% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 185.39. The 52 week high of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) is placed at 183.54 and 52 week low is standing at 115.31.

Performance wise the shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) rose up 0.61% for the week, it also rise 0.13% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 4.25%. The shares increase 34.36% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) grew 26.43% for the yearly performance.