Worth Watching Stocks: Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM), Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR)


Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM)

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) represented a move of 0.11 percent or $0.65 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $189.76. 2.03 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 904.91 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 11.96 Billion.

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. is engaged principally in the building materials business, including aggregates, cement, ready mixed concrete and asphalt and paving product lines. The aggregates product line is sold and shipped from a network of more than 270 quarries and distribution facilities in 26 states, Canada, the Bahamas and the Caribbean Islands. The cement, ready mixed concrete and asphalt and paving product lines are located in strategic, vertically integrated markets, predominantly Texas and Colorado. Building materials are used for construction of highways and other infrastructure projects, and in the non-residential and residential construction industries. Aggregates and cement products are also used in the railroad, agricultural, utility and environmental industries. The Company also has a Magnesia Specialties business that manufactures and markets magnesia-based chemical products used in industrial, agricultural, and environmental applications, and dolomitic lime.

The stock traded between $150.75 and $241.33 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 2.94. Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) is currently showing an INCREASING 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 $3.97 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-7.67. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 30.79 and Price to Book of 2.47.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 1.9 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) reported its Actual EPS of $3.06/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. could bring EPS of $2.78/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.28 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 10.1 Percent.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR)

In the last trading session, Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) added its value by 3.24% closing at the price of $108.68. The stock currently has market capitalization of 12.7 Billion, with average volume of 868.01 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is showing beta of 0.94. This particular value of beta suggests that Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) has historically moved 94% 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 Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) is at $3.68.

The stock currently has RSI of 33.58. 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.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. is a global fintech leader, provides investor communications and technology-driven solutions to banks, broker-dealers, mutual funds and corporate issuers globally. Broadridge’s investor communications, securities processing and managed services solutions help clients reduce their capital investments in operations infrastructure, allowing them to increase their focus on core business activities. Broadridge’s infrastructure underpins proxy voting services for over 90 percent of public companies and mutual funds in North America, and processes in fixed income and equity trades per day.

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) topped its 52-week high price of $138.24 on 09/14/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $ 86.80 on 11/14/17. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 29.56 and Weekly volatility of 5.45% and monthly volatility of 3.61% respectively.