Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD), Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO)

US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD)

US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) closed at $38.81 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.94%, whereas, it previously closed at $38.07. The company has a market capitalization of $8.45 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.58 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 US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) produced diluted EPS of 1.82. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.48 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.63. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 52.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.48% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 9.5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 54.6%.

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 US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is at 21.29 while the forward p/e is at 15.65. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) stands at 0.35 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.54. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 25.4. The quick ratio and the current ratio of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) are reported at 0.8 and 1.4 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) stands at 4.4, 12.9 and 8.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is reported at 24.38 Billion with income of 397.7 Million. The outstanding shares of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) are 217.65 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.11 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is ticked at 0.3%, the figure is plummeted -14.81% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 42.42. The 52 week high of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is placed at 40.92 and 52 week low is standing at 27.51.

Performance wise the shares of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) rose up 0.41% for the week, it also rise 9.35% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 9.91%. The shares increase 23.36% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) grew 11.01% for the yearly performance.

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO)

Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) closed at $11.09 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.16%, whereas, it previously closed at $11.22. The company has a market capitalization of $477.2 Million. The company traded shares of 510958 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 395.85 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) produced diluted EPS of 0.62. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.51 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.1. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 1.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.51% 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 -10.7%.

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 Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is at 17.92 while the forward p/e is at 21.62. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) stands at 2.31 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.6. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 28.92. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) are reported at 4.3 and 6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) stands at 10.9, 15.5 and 10.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is reported at 206.6 Million with income of 26.5 Million. The outstanding shares of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) are 43.03 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 95 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.55 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is ticked at 1.5%, the figure is rose 4.12% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 10.67. The 52 week high of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) is placed at 19.84 and 52 week low is standing at 11.03.

Performance wise the shares of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) fell down -5.05% for the week, it also fell -12.54% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -32.5%. The shares decrease -43.19% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Meridian Bioscience Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) shrinked -19.93% for the yearly performance.