Hot Versus Hot: Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR), American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP)

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) closed at $38.4 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.06%, whereas, it previously closed at $38.81. The company has a market capitalization of $14.44 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.1 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.35 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) produced diluted EPS of 2.51. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.36 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.68. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -3.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.36% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 21.94% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 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 Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is at 15.28 while the forward p/e is at 11.44. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) stands at 3.08 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.26. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 4.43. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) are reported at 1 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) stands at 6.2, 15.7 and 10.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is reported at 4.69 Billion with income of 941.3 Million. The outstanding shares of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) are 376.07 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 21.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -4.28 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is ticked at 1.3%, the figure is rose 58.7% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 58.95. The 52 week high of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is placed at 71.95 and 52 week low is standing at 34.61.

Performance wise the shares of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) fell down -4.55% for the week, it also fell -8.4% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -6.16%. The shares decrease -18.7% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) shrinked -41.68% for the yearly performance.

American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP)

American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) closed at $88.32 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.79%, whereas, it previously closed at $89.02. The company has a market capitalization of $43.8 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.99 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.6 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) produced diluted EPS of 4.11. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.4 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.99. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 1.2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.4% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 5.79% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 5.1%.

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 American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) is at 21.47 while the forward p/e is at 20.09. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) stands at 2.7 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.26. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 11.26. The quick ratio and the current ratio of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) are reported at 0.4 and 0.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) stands at 3, 10.7 and 5.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) is reported at 16.2 Billion with income of 2.03 Billion. The outstanding shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) are 495.97 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 75.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.04 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -4.73% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 85.94. The 52 week high of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) is placed at 91.07 and 52 week low is standing at 62.71.

Performance wise the shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) rose up 1.46% for the week, it also rise 4.32% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.27%. The shares increase 11.35% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) grew 37.76% for the yearly performance.