Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD), AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

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Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)

Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) closed at $16.14 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.04%, whereas, it previously closed at $16.31. The company has a market capitalization of $43.35 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.35 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.31 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) produced diluted EPS of -1.84. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.1 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -202.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.1% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 13.5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -19%.

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 Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 168.12. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) stands at 0.88 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.64. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) are reported at 1.5 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) stands at 0, 0 and -2.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) is reported at 49.3 Billion with income of -5064000000. The outstanding shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) are 2.69 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 8.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -5.53 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) 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 Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 24.8. The 52 week high of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) is placed at 25.47 and 52 week low is standing at 15.53.

Performance wise the shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) rose up 0.87% for the week, it also rise 1.83% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -14.78%. The shares decrease -18.48% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) shrinked -34.36% for the yearly performance.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) closed at $17.08 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.53%, whereas, it previously closed at $16.99. The company has a market capitalization of $7.01 Billion. The company traded shares of 5.84 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.89 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) produced diluted EPS of 0.32. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.11 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 169.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.11% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 19.4% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 15.6%.

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 AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) is at 53.71 while the forward p/e is at 15.44. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) stands at 1.78 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.7. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 10.91. The quick ratio and the current ratio of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) are reported at 0.7 and 1.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) stands at 1.9, 5.1 and 4.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) is reported at 3.94 Billion with income of 133 Million. The outstanding shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) are 410.16 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 40.3 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -4.33 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) is ticked at 3.1%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 15.2. The 52 week high of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) is placed at 17.08 and 52 week low is standing at 7.07.

Performance wise the shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) rose up 8.17% for the week, it also rise 47.11% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 18.28%. The shares increase 44.87% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) grew 107.79% for the yearly performance.