Face to Face Top Stocks: Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)

Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) closed at $185.16 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.81%, whereas, it previously closed at $186.67. The company has a market capitalization of $53.45 Billion. The company traded shares of 997178 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.06 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) produced diluted EPS of 5.43. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 6.54 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.7. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 14.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 6.54% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 13.2% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 10.5%.

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 Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) is at 34.1 while the forward p/e is at 28.31. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) stands at 3.6 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.23. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 47.73. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) are reported at 0.8 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) stands at 7.4, 18.5 and 11.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) is reported at 14.84 Billion with income of 1.59 Billion. The outstanding shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) are 288.68 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 88.7 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.83 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -35.98% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 200.87. The 52 week high of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) is placed at 209.87 and 52 week low is standing at 135.77.

Performance wise the shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) rose up 1.45% for the week, it also fell -3.6% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -9.45%. The shares decrease -2.75% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) grew 16.9% for the yearly performance.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) closed at $35.6 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.45%, whereas, it previously closed at $35.76. The company has a market capitalization of $21.91 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.6 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.57 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) produced diluted EPS of 2.4. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.76 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.02. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 0.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.76% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 5.85% 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 Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is at 14.86 while the forward p/e is at 12.92. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) stands at 1.9 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.15. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 2.56. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) are reported at 3 and 3.7 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) stands at 8.4, 15.2 and 9.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is reported at 11.52 Billion with income of 1.49 Billion. The outstanding shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) are 615.45 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.54 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 38.25. The 52 week high of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) is placed at 41.95 and 52 week low is standing at 29.69.

Performance wise the shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) fell down -0.17% for the week, it also rise 11.11% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 8.64%. The shares increase 3.25% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) grew 0% for the yearly performance.