Face to Face Hot Stocks: ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING), Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)

ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING)

ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) closed at $11.78 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.51%, whereas, it previously closed at $11.96. The company has a market capitalization of $92.99 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.03 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.52 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) produced diluted EPS of 1.25. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.5 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -4.2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.5% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 1.2% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 3.7%.

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 ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) is at 9.39 while the forward p/e is at 7.86. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) stands at 2.88 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.77. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) stands at 0.6, 9.6 and 5.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) is reported at 32.28 Billion with income of 4.88 Billion. The outstanding shares of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) are 7.89 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 3.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.69 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) is ticked at 1%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 16. The 52 week high of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) is placed at 13.72 and 52 week low is standing at 9.22.

Performance wise the shares of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) fell down -4.54% for the week, it also fell -1.51% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.32%. The shares increase 2.43% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of ING Group, N.V. (NYSE:ING) grew 3.24% for the yearly performance.

Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)

Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) closed at $20.46 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.68%, whereas, it previously closed at $20.6. The company has a market capitalization of $41.78 Billion. The company traded shares of 412133 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 499.09 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) produced diluted EPS of 1.78. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.75 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.48. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 74.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.75% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -7.7% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -2.5%.

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 Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is at 11.51 while the forward p/e is at 11.69. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) stands at 1.93 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.29. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 12.75. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) are reported at 1.1 and 1.4 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) stands at 9.3, 21.4 and 15.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is reported at 21.7 Billion with income of 3.66 Billion. The outstanding shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) are 2.04 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 2.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.46 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is ticked at 1%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 19.05. The 52 week high of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) is placed at 22.65 and 52 week low is standing at 14.82.

Performance wise the shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) rose up 0.59% for the week, it also rise 7.44% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 20.58%. The shares increase 11.19% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) grew 12.74% for the yearly performance.