Two Hot Stocks Under Limelight: Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI), Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG)

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Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI)

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) closed at $7.18 on the last trading session with an increase of 5.74%, whereas, it previously closed at $6.79. The company has a market capitalization of $6.15 Billion. The company traded shares of 9.87 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.44 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) produced diluted EPS of 0.11. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.65 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.16. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -993.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.65% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -3.2%.

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 Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is at 66.48 while the forward p/e is at 11.13. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at 2.36 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.2. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are reported at 1.6 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at -5.5, -12.3 and 0.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is reported at 2.61 Billion with income of 88.9 Million. The outstanding shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are 856.44 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 51.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.29 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is ticked at 65.26%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 6.18. The 52 week high of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is placed at 6.83 and 52 week low is standing at 3.57.

Performance wise the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) rose up 14.51% for the week, it also rise 17.13% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 34.21%. The shares increase 33.21% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) grew 70.14% for the yearly performance.

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG)

Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) closed at $3.11 on the last trading session with an decrease of -3.42%, whereas, it previously closed at $3.22. The company has a market capitalization of $138.05 Million. The company traded shares of 1.66 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.25 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) produced diluted EPS of -1.44. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.4 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.1. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -671.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.4% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -33%.

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 Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 7.81. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) stands at 0.08 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.32. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) are reported at 0.5 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) stands at -3.6, -13.6 and -3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is reported at 1.8 Billion with income of -60100000. The outstanding shares of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) are 44.39 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 85.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -2.81 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is ticked at 3%, the figure is rose 9.16% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 4.67. The 52 week high of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) is placed at 14.36 and 52 week low is standing at 3.13.

Performance wise the shares of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) fell down -1.58% for the week, it also fell -45.72% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -52.3%. The shares decrease -37.04% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) shrinked -76.63% for the yearly performance.