Face to Face Hot Stocks: Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS), WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG)

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Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS)

Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) closed at $26.48 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.82%, whereas, it previously closed at $26.7. The company has a market capitalization of $17.12 Billion. The company traded shares of 4.55 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.05 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) produced diluted EPS of 0.44. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.03 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.16. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 102.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.03% 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 0%.

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 Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) is at 60.73 while the forward p/e is at 25.83. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) stands at 1.76 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.55. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 12.88. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) are reported at 0.3 and 0.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) stands at 0.9, 9.1 and 6.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) is reported at 9.72 Billion with income of 307 Million. The outstanding shares of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) are 646.52 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 90.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.4 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 31.15. The 52 week high of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) is placed at 27.74 and 52 week low is standing at 14.49.

Performance wise the shares of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) fell down -0.9% for the week, it also rise 3.16% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 10.24%. The shares increase 24.91% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Altice USA, Inc. (NYSE:ATUS) grew 53.15% for the yearly performance.

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG)

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) closed at $273.49 on the last trading session with an decrease of -2.23%, whereas, it previously closed at $279.73. The company has a market capitalization of $13.89 Billion. The company traded shares of 336230 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 666.98 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) produced diluted EPS of 10.44. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 16.41 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 3.86. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 32.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 16.41% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 20.23% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 18.6%.

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 WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is at 26.19 while the forward p/e is at 16.67. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) stands at 0.56 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.99. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) are reported at 1.2 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) stands at 4.1, 12 and 7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is reported at 24.9 Billion with income of 523.8 Million. The outstanding shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) are 50.77 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.8 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is ticked at 0.7%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 318.15. The 52 week high of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is placed at 324.99 and 52 week low is standing at 220.63.

Performance wise the shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) fell down -1.07% for the week, it also fell -5.76% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 0.23%. The shares increase 1.11% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) shrinked -5.69% for the yearly performance.