Two Hot Stocks Comparison: Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG), SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)

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Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG)

Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) closed at $22.39 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.18%, whereas, it previously closed at $22.35. The company has a market capitalization of $8.61 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.96 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.28 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) produced diluted EPS of 1.6. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.99 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.45. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 14, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.99% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 3.75% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 21.3%.

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 Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) is at 13.97 while the forward p/e is at 11.26. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) stands at 0.87 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.72. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 12.62. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) are reported at 1 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) stands at 4.3, 28.1 and 12.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) is reported at 9.91 Billion with income of 625 Million. The outstanding shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) are 384.69 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.72 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is plummeted -14.99% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 25.64. The 52 week high of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) is placed at 25.10 and 52 week low is standing at 19.61.

Performance wise the shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) fell down -1.71% for the week, it also rise 2.75% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 3.32%. The shares decrease -6.4% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:IPG) shrinked -7.71% for the yearly performance.

SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)

SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) closed at $10.08 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.9%, whereas, it previously closed at $9.99. The company has a market capitalization of $4.38 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.44 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.13 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) produced diluted EPS of 1.05. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.43 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.3. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 41.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.43% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 15.35% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 9.9%.

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 SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is at 9.59 while the forward p/e is at 7.04. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) stands at 2.12 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.66. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) stands at 1.9, 20.1 and 1.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is reported at 2.07 Billion with income of 461.7 Million. The outstanding shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) are 434.57 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.09 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is plummeted -6.08% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 13.95. The 52 week high of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is placed at 12.16 and 52 week low is standing at 7.95.

Performance wise the shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) fell down -1.66% for the week, it also fell -2.14% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -9.03%. The shares decrease -4.82% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) shrinked -12.65% for the yearly performance.