Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI), Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN)

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Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI)

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) closed at $7.25 on the last trading session with an decrease of -18.9%, whereas, it previously closed at $8.94. The company has a market capitalization of $1.18 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.32 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.23 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) produced diluted EPS of 1.35. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.69 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.41. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.69% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0.07% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -3.9%.

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 Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) is at 5.36 while the forward p/e is at 4.28. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) stands at 2.41 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.42. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 280.2. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) stands at 3.4, 7.9 and 4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) is reported at 487.4 Million with income of 207.8 Million. The outstanding shares of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) are 162.32 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 70 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.13 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is rose 10.93% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 17.83. The 52 week high of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) is placed at 19.76 and 52 week low is standing at 4.12.

Performance wise the shares of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) rose up 16.37% for the week, it also fell -55.25% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -61.7%. The shares decrease -62.1% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) shrinked -60.16% for the yearly performance.

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN)

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) closed at $151.23 on the last trading session with an increase of 4.33%, whereas, it previously closed at $144.96. The company has a market capitalization of $47.87 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.6 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.34 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) produced diluted EPS of 2.35. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 8.98 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.66. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -19.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 8.98% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 19.47% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 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 Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) is at 64.33 while the forward p/e is at 16.85. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) stands at 9.74 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.64. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 46.93. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) are reported at 1.2 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) stands at 1.4, 2.7 and 1.9 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) is reported at 4.91 Billion with income of 430.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) are 316.51 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 92 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.87 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is plummeted -10.78% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 211.93. The 52 week high of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) is placed at 209.62 and 52 week low is standing at 105.54.

Performance wise the shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) rose up 30.29% for the week, it also fell -17.8% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -17.31%. The shares decrease -3.58% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) grew 10.77% for the yearly performance.