Stocks to Keep Your Eyes on: Edison International (NYSE:EIX), Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC)


Edison International (NYSE:EIX)

Edison International (NYSE:EIX) represented a move of 1.42 percent or $-0.72 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $70.54. 2.57 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.01 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 23 Billion.

Edison International, through its subsidiaries, is a generator and distributor of electric power, as well as a provider of energy services and technologies, including renewable energy. Headquartered in Rosemead, California, Edison International is the parent company of Southern California Edison, one of the nation’s largest electric utilities. Edison International is also the parent company of Edison Energy Group, a portfolio of competitive businesses that provide commercial and industrial customers with energy management and procurement services and distributed solar generation. Edison Energy Group companies are independent from Southern California Edison.

The stock traded between $57.63 and $83.38 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.87. Edison International (NYSE:EIX) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $3.41 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $9.99. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 164.26 and Price to Book of 1.95.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Edison International (NYSE:EIX) reported its Actual EPS of $0.84/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Edison International could bring EPS of $0.83/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.01 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 1.2 Percent.

Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC)

In the last trading session, Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) added its value by -3.6% closing at the price of $129.53. The stock currently has market capitalization of 27.17 Billion, with average volume of 1.31 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) is showing beta of 0.93. This particular value of beta suggests that Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) has historically moved 93% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) is at $5.17.

The stock currently has RSI of 27.82. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

Centene Corporation, is a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides a portfolio of services to government sponsored and commercial healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long Term Care (LTC), in addition to other state-sponsored programs, Medicare (including the Medicare prescription drug benefit commonly known as Part D), dual eligible programs and programs with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Centene also provides healthcare services to groups and individuals delivered through commercial health plans. Centene operates local health plans and offers a range of health insurance solutions.

Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) topped its 52-week high price of $148.24 on 09/07/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $ 89.08 on 10/26/17. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 25.06 and Weekly volatility of 4.27% and monthly volatility of 2.41% respectively.