Two Hot Stocks Under Limelight: Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW)

Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW)

Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) closed at $38.01 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.77%, whereas, it previously closed at $37.35. The company has a market capitalization of $3.99 Billion. The company traded shares of 882264 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.01 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) produced diluted EPS of 3.03. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.29 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.35. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -20.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.29% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 8% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 5.6%.

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 Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) is at 12.56 while the forward p/e is at 29.47. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) stands at 5.32 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.72. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 13.67. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) stands at 6.3, 14.3 and 3.9 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) is reported at 749.1 Million with income of 322.7 Million. The outstanding shares of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) are 103.9 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 96.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.04 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is rose 6.61% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 42.55. The 52 week high of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) is placed at 52.76 and 52 week low is standing at 25.10.

Performance wise the shares of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) fell down -0.45% for the week, it also fell -3.77% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.47%. The shares increase 3.88% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) shrinked -23.26% for the yearly performance.

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW)

T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) closed at $158.31 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.89%, whereas, it previously closed at $155.38. The company has a market capitalization of $35.85 Billion. The company traded shares of 941928 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 T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) produced diluted EPS of 8.93. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 10.62 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.5. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 17.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 10.62% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 12.2% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 13.9%.

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 T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) is at 17.74 while the forward p/e is at 14.91. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) stands at 6.03 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 5.04. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 39.46. The quick ratio and the current ratio of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) stands at 22.1, 30.3 and 24.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) is reported at 5.94 Billion with income of 2.08 Billion. The outstanding shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) are 227 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 72.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.04 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) is ticked at 0.9%, the figure is plummeted -7.23% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 154.57. The 52 week high of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) is placed at 158.94 and 52 week low is standing at 82.51.

Performance wise the shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) rose up 6.18% for the week, it also rise 6.01% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 10.64%. The shares increase 21.18% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) grew 20.82% for the yearly performance.