Two Top Stocks to Discuss: Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL), Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT)

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL)

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) closed at $66.87 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.53%, whereas, it previously closed at $66.52. The company has a market capitalization of $58.91 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.79 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.37 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) produced diluted EPS of 2.72. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 3.01 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.73. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 9.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 3.01% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 1.19% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 3.6%.

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 Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is at 24.58 while the forward p/e is at 22.22. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) stands at 3.82 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 54.8. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) are reported at 0.7 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) stands at 0, 0 and 45.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is reported at 15.41 Billion with income of 2.36 Billion. The outstanding shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) are 880.99 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 80.7 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.35 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -40.88% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 73.09. The 52 week high of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) is placed at 76.41 and 52 week low is standing at 57.51.

Performance wise the shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) fell down -2.52% for the week, it also fell -5.32% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -6.5%. The shares decrease -6.48% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) grew 10.51% for the yearly performance.

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT)

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) closed at $114.21 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.1%, whereas, it previously closed at $114.33. The company has a market capitalization of $6.36 Billion. The company traded shares of 391579 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 754.46 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) produced diluted EPS of -2.21. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.96 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.49. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -22.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.96% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 27% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -20.3%.

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 Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 58.18. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) stands at 7.55 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 12.12. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 35.88. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) are reported at 0.7 and 0.7 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) stands at -9.7, -23.4 and -17.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is reported at 843.2 Million with income of -122800000. The outstanding shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) are 55.73 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 96.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.52 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is plummeted -45.28% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 141.84. The 52 week high of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is placed at 133.58 and 52 week low is standing at 78.69.

Performance wise the shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) fell down -1.01% for the week, it also fell -10.27% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -2.84%. The shares decrease -6% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) grew 25.24% for the yearly performance.