Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A), HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC)

Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A)

Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) closed at $64.86 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.17%, whereas, it previously closed at $64.11. The company has a market capitalization of $264.38 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.75 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.53 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) produced diluted EPS of 5.65. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 6.52 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.26. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 55, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 6.52% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 7% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 1.5%.

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 Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) is at 11.49 while the forward p/e is at 9.95. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) stands at 0.69 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.35. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 19.85. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) are reported at 0.9 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) stands at 5.8, 11.9 and 6.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) is reported at 382.88 Billion with income of 23.45 Billion. The outstanding shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) are 4.08 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 10.3 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.4 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 79.95. The 52 week high of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) is placed at 73.86 and 52 week low is standing at 55.04.

Performance wise the shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) rose up 3.43% for the week, it also rise 0.43% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 2.87%. The shares increase 2.95% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS-A) shrinked -10.09% for the yearly performance.

HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC)

HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) closed at $42.56 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.97%, whereas, it previously closed at $42.15. The company has a market capitalization of $170.37 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.59 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) produced diluted EPS of 3.45. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.72 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 15.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.72% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -5.5%.

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 HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) is at 12.33 while the forward p/e is at 11.44. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) stands at 3.43 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.89. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) stands at 0.5, 7.7 and 6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) is reported at 49.62 Billion with income of 13.66 Billion. The outstanding shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) are 4 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 2.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.06 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) is ticked at 0.3%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 45.52. The 52 week high of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) is placed at 50.77 and 52 week low is standing at 38.23.

Performance wise the shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) fell down -0.65% for the week, it also fell -0.77% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 0.54%. The shares increase 3.23% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) shrinked -15.25% for the yearly performance.