Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) Upgraded by Citigroup Inc. to Neutral
Sep 15 2016 by Johnny Bowman
Prior to the publication of Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF)'s earnings, the brokerages have quarterly EPS target of $0.23.
Regions Financial Corporation closed its last trading session at $9.61 with the loss of -0.94%. The company has a market capitalization of $12.05 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.08 and a beta of 1.64. BMO Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating and set a $108.00 price objective on shares of Capital One Financial Corp.in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Wesbanco Bank Inc. raised its position in Regions Financial Corp.by 14.2% in the second quarter. The highest analyst price target is $12.00, which implies a gain of 75 percent.
The share price of the company (NYSE:RL) was down -0.70%, with a high of 100.70 during the day and the volume of Ralph Lauren Corporation shares traded was 445741. At present, 5 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data.
While looking at the Stock's Performance, Regions Financial Corporation now shows a Weekly Performance of -4.42%, where Monthly Performance is 0.24%, Quarterly performance is 5.31%, 6 Months performance is 20.28% and yearly performance percentage is 0.51%. For the reporting quarter, equity analysts expect the stock to deliver $0.21 in earnings per share (EPS).
The simple 20 day moving average for Manulife Financial Corporation is 1.30% and the simple 200-day moving average is at -0.53%. Revenue for the same quarter is predicted to arrive at $1.38B. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Capital One Financial Corp. will post $7.18 earnings per share for the current year.
During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly -2.04%. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal.
On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance.
An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock's current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Over the last 3 months and over the last 6 months, the shares of Regions Financial Corporation (RF), have changed 8.57% and 8.98%, respectively. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/04/15, and 52-week low price on 02/11/16. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 4.8%. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.25%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 1.24%.
While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators.
ATR value of company was 0.23 and Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 44.69. The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.30% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 13.70%. Volume of trade was was down over the average, with 93,438 shares of COF changing hands under the typical 3,964,250 shares. The latest trading activity of 2.75 Million shares is above its average volume of 1.82 Million shares.