Face to Face Top Stocks: Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK), Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

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Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK)

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) closed at $178.88 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.96%, whereas, it previously closed at $173.74. The company has a market capitalization of $28.18 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.51 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.15 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) produced diluted EPS of -3.14. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.06 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.34. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -17.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.06% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 26.1% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -4.1%.

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 Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 169.07. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) stands at 11.9 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 15.57. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) are reported at 2.3 and 2.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) stands at -9.6, -27.5 and -7.9 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) is reported at 2.37 Billion with income of -486800000. The outstanding shares of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) are 157.53 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 96 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.38 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) is ticked at 0.7%, the figure is plummeted -19.85% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 176.26. The 52 week high of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) is placed at 192.75 and 52 week low is standing at 93.92.

Performance wise the shares of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) fell down -2.32% for the week, it also rise 19.98% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 55.29%. The shares increase 22.6% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) grew 51.29% for the yearly performance.

Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) closed at $76.3 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.36%, whereas, it previously closed at $77.35. The company has a market capitalization of $193.27 Billion. The company traded shares of 15.88 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 12.55 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) produced diluted EPS of 3.98. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 6.03 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.08. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 58.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 6.03% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 6% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -1.1%.

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 Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is at 19.19 while the forward p/e is at 12.65. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) stands at 4.02 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 7.37. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 61.77. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) are reported at 0.9 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) stands at 12.1, 38.1 and 19.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is reported at 48.08 Billion with income of 10.2 Billion. The outstanding shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) are 2.53 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 77.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.02 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -4.24% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 93.59. The 52 week high of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) is placed at 92.64 and 52 week low is standing at 65.25.

Performance wise the shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) fell down -7.25% for the week, it also fell -2.04% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -0.59%. The shares decrease -14.25% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) shrinked -7.96% for the yearly performance.