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Two Stocks to Watch: Gold Fields Limited (GFI) ,Western Digital Corporation (WDC)

Gold Fields Limited (GFI) , a stock from Gold Industry, has a value of $3.52 per share, noted a price change of -3.56% in recent trade close. The price to earnings growth ratio is 0.95 and the P/S ratio is 1.07. It has a dividend yield of 2.27%. The performance for one month is at -2.49% and the performance for half year is 20.14%. The performance for recent week is -10.43% and the performance for three months is at 2.92%. The performance for Year to Date (YTD) is 16.94%. Its monthly volatility value of 3.85% and volatility for the week is valued at 4.09%.

The price-earnings ratio is 17.51. P/E Ratio is for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings. The price to earnings ratio indicates the expected price of a share based on its earnings. 34.30% shares of the company possessed by Institutional Investors. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of -1.15% in last three month period.  The Stock has P/B of 0.93. The price-to-book ratio is a ratio used to compare a stock’s market value to its book value. It is calculated by dividing the current closing price of the stock by the latest quarter’s book value per share.

A ROI of 8.50% for the company evaluates and compares the efficiency of the various numbers of investments relative to the cost of investments. Analysts mean Recommendation on a stock is scored at 3.30. Demonstrating how profitable this stock is relative to its assets, the ROA value is noted at 2.70%. The ROA tells us exactly what earnings were made from the invested capital. The company is expecting to attain earnings per share (EPS) growth of 164.30% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth estimated to be 80.60% in the next year. Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth was at -22.90% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is projected to achieve 18.40% in coming 5 years.

Western Digital Corporation (WDC) has a value of $87.80 per share, noted a price change of -2.50% in last trade session. The performance for month is -1.37% and the performance for half year is 32.45%. Indicating how profitable this stock is relative to its assets, the ROA value is observed at -0.80%. The ROA tells us exactly what earnings were generated from the invested capital. A ROI of 2.00% for the company evaluates and compares the efficiency of the various numbers of investments relative to the cost of investments.

The P/S ratio is 1.42. The low P/S ratio indicates attractive the investment. A low P/S can also be effective in valuing growth stocks that have suffered a temporary setback. It has a dividend yield of 2.28%. 85.20% shares of the company possessed by Institutional Investors. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of -1.18% in last three month period. Insiders own 0.20% of the company shares. During last six month record, the net percent change kept by insiders has observed a change of -37.37%.

Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at -20.20% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 26.12% in coming 5 years. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of -83.80% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth expected to be 35.48% in the next year. Stock has P/B of 2.30. A lower P/B ratio could mean that the stock is undervalued. However, it could also mean that something is fundamentally wrong with the company. As with most ratios, be aware that this varies by industry.

The performance for week is -2.37% and the performance for quarter is at 14.44%. Its monthly volatility value of 2.80% and volatility for the week is valued at 4.78%. The performance for Year to Date (YTD) is 29.21%.Analysts mean Recommendation on a stock is noted at 2.00. Analyst Recommendation is an outlook of a stock-market analyst on a stock. Rating Scale: 1.0 represent “Strong Buy” and 2.0 signify “Buy” 3.0 while shows “Hold”. 4.0 display “Sell” and 5.0 reveal “Strong Sell” rating.

Western Digital Corp. (WDC) recently reported that several of its SanDisk subsidiaries have sought preliminary injunctive relief in the Superior Court of California for the County of San Francisco (“the Court”) preventing Toshiba Corporation (“Toshiba”) from transferring its three NAND flash-memory joint ventures (“the JVs”) operated with Western Digital until the request of the SanDisk subsidiaries for injunctive relief in arbitration is decided by the arbitral tribunal.

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Mitchell Collin

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