Two Shares Face To Face: Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR), Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG)

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Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)

Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) closed at $44.31 on the last trading session with an increase of 1%, whereas, it previously closed at $43.87. The company has a market capitalization of $3.99 Billion. The company traded shares of 749731 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 652.87 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) produced diluted EPS of 2.48. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.59 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.31. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 0.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.59% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 4.45% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 1.9%.

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 Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is at 17.88 while the forward p/e is at 17.11. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) stands at 1.88 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.5. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) are reported at 0.6 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) stands at 2.7, 8.6 and 6.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is reported at 2.12 Billion with income of 222 Million. The outstanding shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) are 89.43 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.16 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is plummeted -0.15% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 46.4. The 52 week high of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is placed at 63.08 and 52 week low is standing at 37.83.

Performance wise the shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) rose up 0.48% for the week, it also rise 5.98% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -5.3%. The shares decrease -27.74% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) shrinked -19.22% for the yearly performance.

Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG)

Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) closed at $17.44 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.29%, whereas, it previously closed at $17.05. The company has a market capitalization of $4.83 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.57 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.15 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) produced diluted EPS of -0.74. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.36 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.01. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -3.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.36% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 20% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 4.3%.

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 Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 47.91. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) stands at 2.87 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.06. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 36.92. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) are reported at 3.1 and 3.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) stands at -8.6, -24.7 and -15.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) is reported at 1.68 Billion with income of -191200000. The outstanding shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) are 262.94 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 81.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.27 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) is ticked at 3.6%, the figure is plummeted -5.28% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 20.37. The 52 week high of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) is placed at 20.50 and 52 week low is standing at 7.93.

Performance wise the shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) fell down -3.06% for the week, it also rise 0.63% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 21.11%. The shares decrease -5.73% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (NYSE:PSTG) grew 15.19% for the yearly performance.