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Bank of America reports Q2 revenues

BAC– Bank of America Corp is a financial institution.

BAC– Bank of America Corp

Fundamentals Previously closed at 13.66
Day’s high 13.95
Day’s low 13.82
P/E ratio 10.90
EPS 1.27

 

Analysts opinion With a P/E of 10.90, BAC is attractively placed, being closer to its 52-week low. Today it announced Q2 revenues, reporting a $0.19 drop of profits. The banking sector has been struggling due to lower interest rates. However, BAC managed to exceed analyst expectations by earning $0.37, excluding special items. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 78% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The stock is bullish today in early trading due to revenue announcements. The sentiment index is 100% negative according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 29% lower social media chatter than usual.

 


Disclaimer: This blog contains an aggregated view of analysts and opinions by the author. Do not consider this as financial advice. See http://stockal.com/legalities/

Prime Day sentiments drive Amazon stock prices today

AMZN– Amazon.com, Inc. is a global e-retailer.

AMZN – Amazon.com, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 753.78
Day’s high 757.34
Day’s low 750.51
P/E ratio 309.99
EPS 2.43

 

Analysts opinion Today is Amazon’s Prime Day – a shopping event which allows amazon’s Prime members to shop at Amazon with deep discounts. According to analyst estimates, last year’s Prime day drove about $375 Million worth Sales, and this year it is expected to be around $800 Million. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 84% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The stock is flat today in early trading, since a few Prime customers reported difficulties in checking out, and Amazon tweeted that it is working on resolving the issue. The sentiment index is 50% positive according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 98% higher social media chatter than usual.

 


Disclaimer: This blog contains an aggregated view of analysts and opinions by the author. Do not consider this as financial advice. See http://stockal.com/legalities/

 

Revenue reports dictate sentiments for PepsiCo and Costco

PEP – Pepsico, Inc. is a global food and beverage company.

PEP – Pepsico, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 105.92
Day’s high 109.00
Day’s low 107.60
P/E ratio 30.88
EPS 3.50

 

Analysts opinion Pepsico announced revenues for the quarter ending June. The company earned $2.01 Billion or $1.38 per share. However, revenue declined by to $15.92 Billion hindered by the strong Dollar. The firm now expects a full year earnings of $4.71 per share. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 42% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 50% positive according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 17% lower social media chatter than usual.

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Bearish sentiments Tesla and Goldman Sachs today

TSLA – Tesla Motors, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and sells electric vehicles and energy storage products.

TSLA – Tesla Motors, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 216.50
Day’s high 210.87
Day’s low 209.56
P/E ratio NA
EPS -7.83

 

Analysts opinion Despite high potential, analysts believe that a few aspects of concerns with Tesla, which has 3 times Debt to Equity. Tesla recently expressed interest in buying Solar city, which is also under high debt. Tesla seems to be over promising and under-delivering the vehicles to customers for a prolonged period of time. Today, it announced that it delivered 14,370 vehicles during the second quarter, missing its target of 17,000. According the Tesla, there are 5000+ vehicles in transit for delivery. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 36% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 100% negative according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 3% lower social media chatter than usual.

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Hertz Global Holdings, Inc may have bearish sentiments today

HTZ– Hertz Global Holdings, Inc is a holdings company which operates car rental business through its Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly brands.

HTZ – Hertz Global Holdings, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 10.77
Day’s high 10.89
Day’s low 10.31
P/E ratio 16.46
EPS 0.65

 

Analysts opinion Hertz Global has said that it will rent out cars to Lyft and Uber.  Carl Icahn has invested more than $1.5 Billion (~15%)in Hertz Global, and earlier this month, he raised his investment by about 0.2%. Previously, the company had announced that it would split, separating its equipment rental and car rental businesses. The Equipment business will start trading separately from today onward. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 55% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 100% negative according to Stockal proprietary algorithm. Due to the split, we can see the negative sentiments.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 68% higher social media chatter than usual.

Disclaimer: This blog contains an aggregated view of analysts and opinions by the author. Do not consider this as financial advice. See http://stockal.com/legalities/

Bullish sentiments for Walmart and Tesaro Inc

WMT– Walmart Stores, Inc operates various retail stores worldwide.

WMT – Walmart Stores, Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 71.51
Day’s high 71.87
Day’s low 70.67
P/E ratio 15.90
EPS 4.52

 

Analysts opinion Walmart and JD.com have signed a joint filing agreement, with the idea of offering improved services in the Chinese market by combining retail and e-commerce. WMT is trading above both its 50-day moving averages of 69.84 and its 200-day moving averages of 66.80.  Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 61% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 50 % negative according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 74% higher social media chatter than usual.

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Boeing and Home Depot may be bullish today.

BA– The Boeing company engages in designing, manufacturing, sales and servicing of commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defence, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide.

BA – The Boeing Company

Fundamentals Previously closed at 131.77
Day’s high 133.16
Day’s low 131.58
P/E ratio 17.81
EPS 7.40

 

Analysts opinion Yesterday, Boeing reported that Iran Air made a contract expressing interest to buy Boeing aircrafts. Amazon will enter the shipping business and will lease 40 Boeing cargo aircraft. Also, today, Morgan Stanley began coverage on Boeing with an “Overweight” rating. And increased price target to $153. CEO Dennis Muilenburg said that there would be demand for 38000 new passenger jets over the next 20 years. Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 64% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 88.33% negative according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 71% higher social media chatter than usual.

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Priceline and T Mobile may be bullish

PCLN – Priceline provides online travel and restaurant reservation services.

PCLN – Priceline Group Inc

Fundamentals Previously closed at 1343.05
Day’s high 1351.00
Day’s low 1329.29
P/E ratio 26.43
EPS 50.81

 

Analysts opinion PCLN was raised to “overweight” from “Equal Weight” by Barclays. The price target was increased to $1500. The founder of PCLN, Jay.S. Walker will be launching a new travel startup, aimed at business travellers.  Analyst confidence meter, a proprietary algorithm of Stockal gives 72% buy based on analyst ratings.
Sentiments The sentiment index is 50% Positive according to Stockal proprietary algorithm.
Social Media Pulse The stock has 77% higher social media chatter than usual.

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