Two Top Stocks to Discuss: CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO)

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) closed at $15.97 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.84%, whereas, it previously closed at $16.27. The company has a market capitalization of $2.24 Billion. The company traded shares of 589016 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.05 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) produced diluted EPS of 2.53. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.05 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.46. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 236.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.05% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 61.6%.

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 CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) is at 6.31 while the forward p/e is at 7.81. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) stands at 0.59 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.48. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 3.51. The quick ratio and the current ratio of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) stands at 1.1, 8.6 and 6.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) is reported at 3.79 Billion with income of 380.8 Million. The outstanding shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) are 143.42 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.68 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) is ticked at 1.3%, the figure is plummeted -0.51% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 18.33. The 52 week high of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) is placed at 20.93 and 52 week low is standing at 8.79.

Performance wise the shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) fell down -1.11% for the week, it also fell -4.94% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 2.57%. The shares increase 28.89% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) grew 0.88% for the yearly performance.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) closed at $29.86 on the last trading session with an decrease of -3.52%, whereas, it previously closed at $30.95. The company has a market capitalization of $6.44 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.6 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.42 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) produced diluted EPS of 1.75. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.61 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.15. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 70, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.61% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -5.21% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -16.3%.

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 CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) is at 17.11 while the forward p/e is at 18.6. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) stands at 1.51 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.23. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 7.16. The quick ratio and the current ratio of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) are reported at 1.4 and 1.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) stands at 3.1, 13.2 and 12.5 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) is reported at 4.26 Billion with income of 378 Million. The outstanding shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) are 214.5 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 95.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.36 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) is ticked at 0.3%, the figure is plummeted -0.6% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 38. The 52 week high of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) is placed at 51.06 and 52 week low is standing at 19.73.

Performance wise the shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) fell down -4.45% for the week, it also fell -10.09% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.11%. The shares increase 9.78% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) shrinked -39.31% for the yearly performance.