Hot Versus Hot: Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK), Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE)

Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK)

Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) closed at $13.83 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.14%, whereas, it previously closed at $13.54. The company has a market capitalization of $3.78 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.28 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.95 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) produced diluted EPS of 0.43. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.13 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.22. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 3.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.13% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 17.2% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 20.9%.

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 Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is at 32.01 while the forward p/e is at 12.23. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) stands at 0.6 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.55. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 6.11. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) are reported at 0.5 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) stands at 1.7, 8.1 and 10.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is reported at 6.31 Billion with income of 124.5 Million. The outstanding shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) are 279.9 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.07 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -9.53% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 16.54. The 52 week high of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) is placed at 16.95 and 52 week low is standing at 10.40.

Performance wise the shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) fell down -1.91% for the week, it also fell -4.16% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 3.98%. The shares increase 17.01% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) shrinked -2.54% for the yearly performance.

Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE)

Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) closed at $83.1 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.08%, whereas, it previously closed at $82.21. The company has a market capitalization of $3.89 Billion. The company traded shares of 177695 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 314 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) produced diluted EPS of 5.29. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 6.12 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.11. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 13.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 6.12% 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 17.8%.

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 Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) is at 15.71 while the forward p/e is at 13.58. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) stands at 4.77 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.62. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 12.41. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) are reported at 1.5 and 1.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) stands at 14.5, 17.6 and 13.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) is reported at 814 Million with income of 253.2 Million. The outstanding shares of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) are 46.89 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.58 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -8.11% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 112.75. The 52 week high of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) is placed at 114.08 and 52 week low is standing at 57.89.

Performance wise the shares of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) rose up 1.96% for the week, it also fell -9.29% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -7.51%. The shares increase 16.66% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) shrinked -16.9% for the yearly performance.