Face to Face Top Stocks: Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV), Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF)

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Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV)

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) closed at $7.23 on the last trading session with an decrease of -4.87%, whereas, it previously closed at $7.6. The company has a market capitalization of $48.22 Million. The company traded shares of 230961 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 137.53 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) produced diluted EPS of 1.47. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.25 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.06. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 101.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.25% 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 -32.7%.

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 Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) is at 4.94 while the forward p/e is at 5.78. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) stands at 0.03 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) stands at 0.7, -2 and 12.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) is reported at 1.89 Billion with income of 12.4 Million. The outstanding shares of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) are 6.67 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 31.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -10.49 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) is ticked at 3.3%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 11. The 52 week high of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) is placed at 46.50 and 52 week low is standing at 7.32.

Performance wise the shares of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) fell down -7.9% for the week, it also fell -38.21% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -40.21%. The shares decrease -66.02% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Hovnanian Enterprises Inc (NYSE:HOV) shrinked -84.28% for the yearly performance.

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF)

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) closed at $18.53 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.65%, whereas, it previously closed at $18.41. The company has a market capitalization of $5.48 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.71 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.61 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) produced diluted EPS of 2.03. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.41 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.24. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 123.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.41% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 18% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 11.1%.

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 Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) is at 9.11 while the forward p/e is at 13.14. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) stands at 1.09 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.59. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) are reported at 0 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) stands at 0, 0 and 2.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) is reported at 5.04 Billion with income of 675.5 Million. The outstanding shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) are 295.9 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 78.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -4.9 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) is ticked at 8.1%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 30. The 52 week high of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) is placed at 25.07 and 52 week low is standing at 16.20.

Performance wise the shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) rose up 3.06% for the week, it also fell -0.27% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 0.32%. The shares increase 6.43% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF) shrinked -19.43% for the yearly performance.