Head To Head Top Stocks: Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO), KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR)

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Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO)

Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) closed at $13.56 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.67%, whereas, it previously closed at $13.47. The company has a market capitalization of $673.25 Million. The company traded shares of 793779 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 755.83 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) produced diluted EPS of -1.28. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.95 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.07. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 80.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.95% 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 0.5%.

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 Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 14.21. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) stands at 1.59 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.72. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 249.35. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) are reported at 2.9 and 3.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) stands at -7.2, -15.5 and -6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) is reported at 424.5 Million with income of -60800000. The outstanding shares of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) are 49.43 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 88.3 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.33 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) is ticked at 2.7%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 16.6. The 52 week high of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) is placed at 19.21 and 52 week low is standing at 7.42.

Performance wise the shares of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) fell down -1.24% for the week, it also rise 6.44% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 34.66%. The shares decrease -12.23% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) grew 16.39% for the yearly performance.

KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR)

KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) closed at $13.9 on the last trading session with an increase of 5.7%, whereas, it previously closed at $13.15. The company has a market capitalization of $1.76 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.33 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.58 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) produced diluted EPS of 0.6. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.92 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.14. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -20, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.92% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 5.5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -10.3%.

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 KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) is at 23.05 while the forward p/e is at 15.06. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) stands at 0.64 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.14. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 17.96. The quick ratio and the current ratio of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) are reported at 1.3 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) stands at 1.8, 6.9 and 7.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) is reported at 2.74 Billion with income of 79.9 Million. The outstanding shares of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) are 129 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.51 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) is ticked at 0.8%, the figure is rose 14.52% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 17.71. The 52 week high of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) is placed at 28.61 and 52 week low is standing at 9.41.

Performance wise the shares of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) rose up 4.43% for the week, it also fell -8.91% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 9.02%. The shares decrease -37.19% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) shrinked -44.29% for the yearly performance.