You Might Find an Opportunity to Kick Start Again: 3M Company (NYSE:MMM), Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE)

3M Company (NYSE:MMM):

On 16-05-2019 (Thursday), 3M Company (NYSE:MMM)’s price settled at $171.81 with the percent change of -1.33%. The company has its outstanding shares of 577.5 Million. A total of 3873082 shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume (3 months) is 2.77 Million. The company has a market cap of $100.55 Billion.

The highest price of MMM touched in the last 12 month was $219.75 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $171.36. Stock’s distance from 52 week High is -21.82% and the distance from 52 week Low is -0.57%.

Performance Overview of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM)

3M Company (NYSE:MMM) currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -8.62 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at -2.5%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -19.33 percent and -15.38 percent respectively.

Earnings and Revenue Snapshot of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM)

3M Company (NYSE:MMM)’s Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $2.19, according to consensus of 14 analysts. They are also projecting the Low EPS estimate of $2.01 and the High EPS estimate of $2.74.

The company’s Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $8.08 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimate are $7.91 Billion and $8.38 Billion respectively. These Revenue projections are a consensus of 10 Analysts.

Price Insight of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM)

Price target given by certain analysts help investors in deciding about buying, selling or holding a stock. Analyst’s mean target price for the company is $188. The SMA20 for the stock is at -10.21 percent, SMA50 stands at -15.03 percent, while SMA200 is -14.84 Percent, according to Finviz reported data.

Return on Assets (ROA) value of the stock is 15.1 Percent. The Return on Equity (ROE) and Return on Investment (ROI) values are 56.2 percent and 23.5 percent respectively. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has an average true range (ATR) of 3.65

Profitability and Ratings Review of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM)

3M Company (NYSE:MMM)’s profitability analysis greatly helps in making investment decision. Net profit margin of 3M Company was recorded at 17.4 percent, operating profit margin was 22.7 percent, while gross profit margin stands at 48.2 percent. Beta factor was calculated at 1. Relative Strength Index (RSI) for MMM is at 18.81.

3M Company (NYSE:MMM) was covered by a number of analysts recently, 1 rated the stock as Buy, 1 rated Outperform, 12 rated Hold, 2 gave an Underperform and 2 rated sell.

Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE)

Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) ended its previous trading session at $15.8 with the gain of 1.48% on 16-05-2019 (Thursday). The market capitalization of the company is $1.28 Billion. Overall, 559015 shares exchanged hands versus its average volume of $1.26 Million. Ferro Corporation is -33.84% below its 1-Year High which is $23.88. Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) has a difference of 8.29% from its 1 year low which stands at $14.59.

Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) Analysts Coverage

Looking at Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Reuters. For the Current month, 2 analysts have assigned this stock as Buy where 3 assigned Outperform, 3 analysts believe it’s a Hold, 0 said Underperform and only 0 assigned Sell rating.

Revenue and Earnings Outlook of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE)

According to 4 analysts, the Average Revenue Estimate is $415.52 Million for the current Fiscal quarter. The Low Revenue estimate is $405 Million, while High Revenue estimate is $426.1 Million.

For the current Fiscal Quarter, 6 analysts on average are expecting earnings of $0.33 per share. According to the Analysts, the Low Estimate Earnings of the current Quarter is $0.32 whereas, High Estimate is $0.34

Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) Performance and Ratio Review

Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) performance during the last one year degraded -25.47 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a negative trend of -0.7 percent. The stock pessimistic -13.02 percent over the past 1 month. Its weekly performance showed downward trend of -4.07 percent.

The Price to Sales (P/S) of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) is 0.8, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 3.51. The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 18.74 and Forward P/E ratio is 9.13, while its P/C (price to Cash) ratio stands at 22.23.

Technical Indicators of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE)

Ferro Corporation’s RSI (Relative strength index) is at 33.45, its ATR (Average True Range) value is 0.51, while its Beta factor was calculated at 1.77. FOE has been given an analysts’ mean target of 20.86.