Two Hot Stocks Under Limelight: Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS), Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS)

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) closed at $51.64 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.45%, whereas, it previously closed at $50.9. The company has a market capitalization of $7.39 Billion. The company traded shares of 965954 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.3 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) produced diluted EPS of 2.86. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.98 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.99. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -6.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.98% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 9.2% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 17.4%.

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 Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is at 18.05 while the forward p/e is at 12.96. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) stands at 1.31 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.08. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 22.92. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) are reported at 0.7 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) stands at 6.6, 18.1 and 10.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is reported at 5.64 Billion with income of 407.3 Million. The outstanding shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) are 143.2 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 90.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.96 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is ticked at 0.7%, the figure is plummeted -3.86% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 55.6. The 52 week high of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) is placed at 58.15 and 52 week low is standing at 35.27.

Performance wise the shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) rose up 0.31% for the week, it also fell -8.37% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -2.57%. The shares increase 9.71% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE:FBHS) shrinked -5.47% for the yearly performance.

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) closed at $4.43 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.61%, whereas, it previously closed at $4.36. The company has a market capitalization of $6.27 Billion. The company traded shares of 41.84 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 23.96 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) produced diluted EPS of 1.17. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.88 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.17. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -6.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.88% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 27.85% 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 Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is at 3.8 while the forward p/e is at 5.02. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) stands at 0.9 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.61. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 14.22. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) are reported at 0.8 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) stands at 6.3, 13.5 and 13.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is reported at 6.93 Billion with income of 1.16 Billion. The outstanding shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) are 1.42 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 67.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is ticked at 0.41%, the figure is rose 2.94% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 8.79. The 52 week high of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is placed at 13.61 and 52 week low is standing at 3.92.

Performance wise the shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) rose up 8.05% for the week, it also fell -6.74% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -33.78%. The shares decrease -27.5% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) shrinked -67.23% for the yearly performance.