Comparing the Two Top Stocks: The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD), National Steel Company (NYSE:SID)

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The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD)

The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) closed at $111.09 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.09%, whereas, it previously closed at $109.89. The company has a market capitalization of $6.17 Billion. The company traded shares of 184435 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 376.08 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) produced diluted EPS of 5.91. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 7.51 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.64. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 8.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 7.51% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 9.34% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 15.8%.

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 The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is at 18.79 while the forward p/e is at 14.79. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) stands at 2.12 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.44. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 21.25. The quick ratio and the current ratio of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) are reported at 1 and 2.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) stands at 7, 19.5 and 9.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is reported at 2.92 Billion with income of 329 Million. The outstanding shares of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) are 55.56 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.25 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is ticked at 0.7%, the figure is plummeted -0.31% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 142.88. The 52 week high of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) is placed at 142.98 and 52 week low is standing at 96.65.

Performance wise the shares of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) fell down -1.29% for the week, it also fell -8.2% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -18.97%. The shares decrease -17.6% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) shrinked -8.73% for the yearly performance.

National Steel Company (NYSE:SID)

National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) closed at $3.16 on the last trading session with an increase of 4.64%, whereas, it previously closed at $3.02. The company has a market capitalization of $4.27 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.98 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.88 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) produced diluted EPS of 0.74. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.49 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.17. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -30.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.49% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 22.3% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 60.3%.

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 National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) is at 4.25 while the forward p/e is at 6.45. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) stands at 0.69 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.61. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 30.16. The quick ratio and the current ratio of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) are reported at 0.7 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) stands at 8.6, 46.4 and 17.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) is reported at 6.15 Billion with income of 1.02 Billion. The outstanding shares of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) are 1.35 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.18 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) is ticked at 54.5%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 3.63. The 52 week high of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) is placed at 4.71 and 52 week low is standing at 2.10.

Performance wise the shares of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) fell down -0.32% for the week, it also fell -10.48% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -29.93%. The shares decrease -21.59% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) grew 21.07% for the yearly performance.