Top Two Shares to Discuss: Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP), American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

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Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP)

Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) closed at $5 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.96%, whereas, it previously closed at $5.1. The company has a market capitalization of $1.14 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.63 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 938.24 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) produced diluted EPS of -0.17. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at -0.07 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.04. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -222, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at -0.07% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0.03% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 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 Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 0. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) stands at 12.74 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 4.39. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) are reported at 3.8 and 4.4 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) stands at -12.2, -15.7 and -7.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) is reported at 89.7 Million with income of -36500000. The outstanding shares of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) are 228.61 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 16.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.03 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) 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 Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 4.12. The 52 week high of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) is placed at 5.10 and 52 week low is standing at 2.25.

Performance wise the shares of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) rose up 11.61% for the week, it also rise 9.89% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 19.9%. The shares increase 54.8% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDP) grew 32.63% for the yearly performance.

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) closed at $117.31 on the last trading session with an decrease of -2.18%, whereas, it previously closed at $119.92. The company has a market capitalization of $97.72 Billion. The company traded shares of 6.2 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.35 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) produced diluted EPS of 7.49. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 8.99 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.03. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 23.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 8.99% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.05% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 8.5%.

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 American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is at 15.66 while the forward p/e is at 13.05. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 2.25 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 4.24. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 7.92. The quick ratio and the current ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 3.5, 30.7 and 4.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is reported at 43.34 Billion with income of 6.35 Billion. The outstanding shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) are 832.99 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 86 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.19 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -28.61% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 132.6. The 52 week high of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is placed at 129.34 and 52 week low is standing at 89.05.

Performance wise the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) fell down -0.25% for the week, it also fell -7.02% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -4.8%. The shares increase 6.23% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) grew 10.59% for the yearly performance.

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