Two Shares Head to Head: Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

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Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV)

Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) closed at $17.49 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.37%, whereas, it previously closed at $17.55. The company has a market capitalization of $1.17 Billion. The company traded shares of 580988 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 502.11 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) produced diluted EPS of 0.9. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.83 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.46. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -14.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.83% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 3% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -22.1%.

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 Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is at 19.51 while the forward p/e is at 9.56. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) stands at 4.45 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.94. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) stands at 2.4, 4.8 and 5.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is reported at 262.3 Million with income of 61.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) are 66.71 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 40.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.29 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -7.47% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 17.18. The 52 week high of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) is placed at 18.33 and 52 week low is standing at 14.20.

Performance wise the shares of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) fell down -0.43% for the week, it also fell -3.4% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 10.45%. The shares increase 7.2% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:AINV) grew 20.34% for the yearly performance.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) closed at $182.46 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.54%, whereas, it previously closed at $185.32. The company has a market capitalization of $127.59 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.35 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.74 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) produced diluted EPS of 8.49. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 9.44 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.05. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 30.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 9.44% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.1% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 10.9%.

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 Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is at 21.5 while the forward p/e is at 19.33. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stands at 5.73 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 7.08. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 49.76. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) are reported at 0.7 and 0.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stands at 9.9, 32.7 and 15.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is reported at 22.25 Billion with income of 6.07 Billion. The outstanding shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) are 699.3 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 80.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.04 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -2.09% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 189.42. The 52 week high of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is placed at 185.65 and 52 week low is standing at 149.09.

Performance wise the shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) rose up 1.42% for the week, it also rise 2.38% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 12.98%. The shares increase 5.12% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) grew 15.23% for the yearly performance.