Worth Watching Stocks: Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX), Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI)


Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) represented a move of -1.81 percent or $0.4 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $21.68. 2.88 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.11 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 3.1 Billion.

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation manufactures building materials and engineered wood products in the United States, Canada, Chile and Brazil. The Company’s products are used by homebuilders and light commercial builders. Louisiana-Pacific’s products include oriented strand board sheathing, flooring, radiant barrier panels, siding and trim, I-joists, laminated veneer lumber, laminated strand lumber and interior decorative moulding.

The stock traded between $21.34 and $32.16 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.06. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a INCREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-20.86 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-23.27. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 8.8 and Price to Book of 1.78.

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

In the last Quarter, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) reported its Actual EPS of $1.08/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Louisiana-Pacific Corporation could bring EPS of $0.98/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.1 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 10.2 Percent.

Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI)

In the last trading session, Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) added its value by -4% closing at the price of $201.92. The stock currently has market capitalization of 49.78 Billion, with average volume of 2.71 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) is showing beta of 0.61. This particular value of beta suggests that Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) has historically moved 61% 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 Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) is at $11.22.

The stock currently has RSI of 44.51. 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.

Cigna Corporation is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America and Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York. Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in over 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has more than 95 million customer relationships throughout the world.

Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) topped its 52-week high price of $227.13 on 01/29/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $163.02 on 03/13/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 18 and Weekly volatility of 2.86% and monthly volatility of 2.16% respectively.