Two Hot Stocks Comparison: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM), RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $140.57 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.28%, whereas, it previously closed at $140.97. The company has a market capitalization of $124.88 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.58 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.7 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) produced diluted EPS of 12.01. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 13.43 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.72. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 13.43% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 2.19% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -5.2%.

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 International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is at 11.7 while the forward p/e is at 10.47. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) stands at 1.6 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 7.06. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 16.32. The quick ratio and the current ratio of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) are reported at 1.8 and 1.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) stands at 6.6, 49.4 and 17.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is reported at 77.86 Billion with income of 10.84 Billion. The outstanding shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) are 888.4 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 58.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.36 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is ticked at 0.11%, the figure is plummeted -0.69% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 152.8. The 52 week high of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) is placed at 154.36 and 52 week low is standing at 105.94.

Performance wise the shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) rose up 4.22% for the week, it also rise 1.05% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 5.45%. The shares increase 4.06% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) shrinked -4.15% for the yearly performance.

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) closed at $16.64 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.06%, whereas, it previously closed at $16.65. The company has a market capitalization of $2.87 Billion. The company traded shares of 776017 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.32 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) produced diluted EPS of 0.73. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.44 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.14. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 20.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.44% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -1.77% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -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 RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) is at 22.83 while the forward p/e is at 38.08. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) stands at 1.69 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.98. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 7.32. The quick ratio and the current ratio of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) stands at 2.2, 4.5 and 4.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) is reported at 1.69 Billion with income of 126.5 Million. The outstanding shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) are 172.24 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 95.3 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.22 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) is ticked at 1.2%, the figure is rose 0.98% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 19.45. The 52 week high of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) is placed at 23.31 and 52 week low is standing at 15.65.

Performance wise the shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) rose up 2.4% for the week, it also rise 2.53% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -7.04%. The shares decrease -8.37% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) shrinked -24.91% for the yearly performance.