Targeted Movers: Oracle Corp., IAMGOLD Corp.


Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) posted earnings of $0.61/Share in the previous quarter, as compared to earnings of $0.6/share estimated by analysts. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.01 per share.

Among analysts who offered their Analysis on Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)—7 analysts issued Strong buy for the stock, 13 analysts have given a Buy rating, 12 think it’s a HOLD, 3 reported it as Underperform, while 0 analyst issued a Sell rating. (These Recommendations are reported by Yahoo Finance and are only for the Current Month)

Growth Estimate for Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is projected at -3.1 percent in the Current Quarter and -3.7 percent in the Next Quarter, according to analysts. The growth estimate for the next five years is 8.67 percent (per annum). Comparatively, growth in the past five years was 0.08 percent (per annum).

A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) for the current quarter. 29 analysts projected on average Earnings. The High end of the forecast is $0.63/share, while the Low end is $0.55/share.

Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $8.99 Billion, according to consensus forecast of 26 analysts. The High end of the Estimate is $9.15 Billion, while the Low end of the Estimate is $8.78 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of $9.1 Billion.

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock. 36 Analysts think that the Price Target for Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) might hit $44, however, the High Price Target and Low price Target are $52 and $31, respectively.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) share price Fell -0.49% to reach $38.45 during the last trading session. The Market Cap of the company stands at 158.72 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $42 and 52-week low of $33.13. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -2.13% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -1.8% and -2.95% respectively. The stock hit its 52-Week High on Mar 21, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Average Volume of the company is 14.81 Million, while the Relative Volume of the company is 1.18. The company’s P/E is 18.43 and Forward P/E ratio is 13.75.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.6 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 18.7 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 11.2 percent. The company’s Relative strength index is 41.35.


2 analysts rated the stock of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) as ‘STRONG BUY’, 4 rated as ‘BUY’ and 4 issued a ‘HOLD’ rating. The score shows the rating on a scale of 1 to 5, where 1=strong buy and 5=strong sell. The highest and lowest price target given by the brokerage firms to the equity are $7.52 and $3.57, respectively. The mean price target is $5.2 (according to consensus of 17 analysts).

The stock is now trading at a distance of 19.55% from SMA-20. The stock is currently trading 16.09 percent higher from its SMA-50. IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) has a Return on Assets of -18.6 percent, Return on Equity of -30.5 percent, while Return on Investment of -29.7 percent.

The company is expected to report earnings of -0.01 per share for the current quarter, according to consensus agreement of 4 analysts. The high end of the earnings forecast is $0.01 per share and low end is $-0.05 per share.

IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) is expected to report revenue of $232.52 Million for the current quarter, according to consensus estimate of 1 analysts. The high end of the revenue guidance is $232.52 Million and the low end is $232.52 Million.

IAMGOLD Corp.’s growth estimate for the current quarter is 100, and 0 percent for the next quarter. Expected growth of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) for the next year 5 years is 3 percent (per annum), as compared to -46.02 percent (per annum) in the past 5 years.