LPL Financial Holdings Inc is a brokerage and advisory firm, which analysts believe is trading at a bargain. It recently announced a lower than expected fourth quarter results which sent its share price downhill.

LPLA – LPL Financial Holdings Inc.
Fundamentals Previously closed at 16.5
Day’s high 17.95
Day’s low 15.38
P/E ratio 9.48
EPS 1.74

 

Analyst opinion The stock has good fundamentals with a PEG ratio of 0.66, P/S ratio of 0.36 , P/B ratio of 1.66 and P/C ratio of 1.78. The only concern that analysts have is the declining revenues and its Debt to Equity ratio of 1.96
Sentiments LPLA reported a net Q4 income of $27 Million and EPS of $0.28 which is way below the analyst consensus estimate of $0.51 per share. This was mainly due to equity market decline at the end of third quarter.
The target price according to analysts is $28 and it is currently trading at a huge discount at $16.5. The stock currently has a 44% analyst Buy opinion
Social pulse The social media pulse is 100% Higher than normal.

Cvent is a cloud based event management Platform. Recently, analysts have upgraded their ratings for the firm. Earlier this year, we saw that most Cloud based stocks hit the bottom. Analysts believe that the trend is about to change.

CVT – Cvent Inc
Fundamentals Previously closed at 19.55
Day’s high 20.19
Day’s low 19.38
P/E ratio NA
EPS -0.22

 

Analysts opinion The stock plummeted when it breached its 50 day moving average in a bearish manner
Sentiments It has a P/S of 4.66, P/B of 4.55 and a P/C of 5.17. Also, the Debt to equity is zero. The stock shows sound fundamentals and analysts expect a positive sentiment.
Due to many institutional investors selling the stock, it had a negative spell. Currently, it is trading at 19.55, well below its 50-day moving average of 30.97, and analysts expect the stock to show resistance at this level.
Social pulse Social media pulse is 100% higher than normal with a lot of social chatter.

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