Two Shares Face To Face: Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA), Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI)

Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA)

Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) closed at $17.96 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.22%, whereas, it previously closed at $17.92. The company has a market capitalization of $2.35 Billion. The company traded shares of 437157 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 619.95 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) produced diluted EPS of -0.33. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.16 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.05. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 219.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.16% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 15% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 28.3%.

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 Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 115.87. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) stands at 1.26 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 5.18. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) are reported at 1.2 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) stands at -1.1, -8.7 and 2.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) is reported at 1.86 Billion with income of -43000000. The outstanding shares of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) are 130.92 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 85.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 2.55 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) is ticked at 0.8%, the figure is plummeted -4.61% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 19. The 52 week high of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) is placed at 18.38 and 52 week low is standing at 12.92.

Performance wise the shares of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) rose up 0.11% for the week, it also rise 0.34% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 3.76%. The shares increase 23.27% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) grew 5.96% for the yearly performance.

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI)

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) closed at $5.56 on the last trading session with an increase of 3.73%, whereas, it previously closed at $5.36. The company has a market capitalization of $4.59 Billion. The company traded shares of 7.32 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 6.84 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) produced diluted EPS of -0.42. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.21 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -993.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.21% 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 -3.2%.

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 Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 26.1. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at 1.78 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.77. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are reported at 1.5 and 1.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at -5.5, -11.7 and 0.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is reported at 2.58 Billion with income of -348200000. The outstanding shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are 825.91 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 49.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 5.95 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is ticked at 64.9%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 4.23. The 52 week high of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is placed at 5.75 and 52 week low is standing at 2.20.

Performance wise the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) rose up 5.7% for the week, it also rise 12.32% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 36.95%. The shares increase 51.91% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) grew 52.33% for the yearly performance.