Two Stocks Under Discussion: Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL), Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG)

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL)

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) closed at $10 on the last trading session with an decrease of -3.1%, whereas, it previously closed at $10.32. The company has a market capitalization of $1.14 Billion. The company traded shares of 788499 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 973.41 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) produced diluted EPS of 0.78. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.96 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.24. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 20.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.96% 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 -7.8%.

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 Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is at 12.76 while the forward p/e is at 10.41. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stands at 2.48 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.97. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 19.05. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) are reported at 0 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stands at 2.3, 7.8 and 3.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is reported at 458.8 Million with income of 89.2 Million. The outstanding shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) are 113.75 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 32.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.07 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is ticked at 43.4%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 14.51. The 52 week high of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is placed at 15.10 and 52 week low is standing at 6.33.

Performance wise the shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) rose up 8.23% for the week, it also rise 5.04% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -32.02%. The shares decrease -31.65% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) shrinked -21.07% for the yearly performance.

Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG)

Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) closed at $1.43 on the last trading session with an decrease of -8.92%, whereas, it previously closed at $1.57. The company has a market capitalization of $25.08 Billion. The company traded shares of 10.36 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 13.44 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) produced diluted EPS of 0.17. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.12 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -37.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.12% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -12.9% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 16.1%.

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 Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) is at 8.41 while the forward p/e is at 11.92. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) stands at 1.2 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.43. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) stands at 0, 0 and 4.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) is reported at 20.88 Billion with income of 3.05 Billion. The outstanding shares of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) are 17.54 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 1.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.01 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) is ticked at 81.3%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 1.28. The 52 week high of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) is placed at 3.58 and 52 week low is standing at 1.28.

Performance wise the shares of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) fell down -1.38% for the week, it also fell -12.27% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -52.81%. The shares decrease -50.52% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) shrinked -58.06% for the yearly performance.