Hot Versus Hot: Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI), Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI)

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) closed at $9.39 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.96%, whereas, it previously closed at $9.12. The company has a market capitalization of $8.73 Billion. The company traded shares of 8.03 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.93 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) produced diluted EPS of 0.29. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.2 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.36. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 146.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.2% 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 49.7%.

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 Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is at 32.6 while the forward p/e is at 7.83. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at 2.61 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.9. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 7.49. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are reported at 0 and 0.9 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) stands at 3.8, 9.1 and 15.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is reported at 3.34 Billion with income of 246.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) are 873.85 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 38.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.06 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is ticked at 0%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 13.2. The 52 week high of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) is placed at 14.90 and 52 week low is standing at 3.79.

Performance wise the shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) fell down -8.03% for the week, it also rise 5.15% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -27.27%. The shares decrease -13.54% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) grew 58.08% for the yearly performance.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) closed at $40.55 on the last trading session with an increase of 2.35%, whereas, it previously closed at $39.62. The company has a market capitalization of $4.94 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.1 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 962.94 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) produced diluted EPS of 0.39. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.03 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.5. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -92.3, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.03% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 3.46% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -54.1%.

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 Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) is at 105.05 while the forward p/e is at 19.95. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) stands at 1.58 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.63. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 37.53. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) are reported at 1 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) stands at -0.1, -0.2 and 2.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) is reported at 3.13 Billion with income of 53.2 Million. The outstanding shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) are 136.83 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 0 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.27 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) is ticked at 0.5%, the figure is plummeted -6.43% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 42.53. The 52 week high of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) is placed at 41.03 and 52 week low is standing at 12.23.

Performance wise the shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) rose up 6.6% for the week, it also rise 6.94% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 26.44%. The shares increase 38.4% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) grew 7.5% for the yearly performance.