Comparing the Top Two: Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH), Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG)

Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH)

Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) closed at $83.02 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.45%, whereas, it previously closed at $81.83. The company has a market capitalization of $3.29 Billion. The company traded shares of 582120 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 459.29 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) produced diluted EPS of 9.7. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 12.88 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 3.36. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 16.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 12.88% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -1.8% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 13.2%.

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 Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) is at 8.56 while the forward p/e is at 6.45. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) stands at 0.78 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.42. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 6.19. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) stands at 10.3, 18.2 and 8.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) is reported at 4.23 Billion with income of 374.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) are 37.61 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.14 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) is ticked at 1%, the figure is plummeted -34.14% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 124.14. The 52 week high of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) is placed at 117.06 and 52 week low is standing at 25.24.

Performance wise the shares of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) rose up 3.41% for the week, it also fell -3.68% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -27.8%. The shares increase 4.36% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Meritage Corporation (NYSE:MTH) grew 29.11% for the yearly performance.

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG)

Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) closed at $137.05 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.58%, whereas, it previously closed at $137.85. The company has a market capitalization of $338.58 Billion. The company traded shares of 6.32 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 6.55 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) produced diluted EPS of 5.23. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 5.94 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.5. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 246.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 5.94% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 8.47% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 11.8%.

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 Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) is at 26.2 while the forward p/e is at 23.08. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) stands at 4.67 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 7.21. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 47.18. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) are reported at 0.7 and 0.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) stands at 11.5, 29.7 and 16.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) is reported at 72.47 Billion with income of 13.51 Billion. The outstanding shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) are 2.49 Billion. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 66.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.07 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -47.71% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 151.34. The 52 week high of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) is placed at 146.92 and 52 week low is standing at 94.34.

Performance wise the shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) fell down -1.19% for the week, it also rise 1.14% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -5.15%. The shares increase 9.56% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) (NYSE:PG) grew 9.75% for the yearly performance.