Head To Head Top Stocks: Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY), Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW)

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY)

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) closed at $149.68 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.11%, whereas, it previously closed at $149.52. The company has a market capitalization of $145.16 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.21 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.45 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) produced diluted EPS of 6.15. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 8 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.72. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 54.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 8% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 13.18% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 17.4%.

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 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is at 24.35 while the forward p/e is at 18.71. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) stands at 6.33 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 33.19. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 53.73. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) are reported at 0.9 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) stands at 14, 170.7 and 24.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is reported at 22.95 Billion with income of 5.62 Billion. The outstanding shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) are 907.2 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 80.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.89 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is ticked at 11.7%, the figure is plummeted -2.17% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 165.07. The 52 week high of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) is placed at 170.75 and 52 week low is standing at 101.36.

Performance wise the shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) fell down -2.24% for the week, it also fell -6.74% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 2.73%. The shares increase 12.09% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) grew 33.91% for the yearly performance.

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW)

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) closed at $165.92 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.18%, whereas, it previously closed at $165.63. The company has a market capitalization of $122.84 Billion. The company traded shares of 3.49 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.4 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) produced diluted EPS of 5.93. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 8.35 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.82. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 92.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 8.35% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 21.8% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 15.2%.

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 Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is at 28 while the forward p/e is at 19.88. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) stands at 1.66 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 73.09. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 36.68. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) are reported at 0.4 and 1.2 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) stands at 11, 207.5 and 23.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is reported at 74.08 Billion with income of 4.56 Billion. The outstanding shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) are 755 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 77.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.3 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is ticked at 0.17%, the figure is rose 0.78% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 178.96. The 52 week high of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) is placed at 165.65 and 52 week low is standing at 60.00.

Performance wise the shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) rose up 5.07% for the week, it also rise 11.27% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 29.61%. The shares increase 46.44% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) grew 55.94% for the yearly performance.