News Recap: Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM)


Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR)

Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) represented a move of -1.4 percent or $0.18 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $14.75. 1.08 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 766.76 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 3.35 Billion.

Laureate Education, Inc. is a degree-granting higher education institutions. The company offers high-quality undergraduate, graduate and specialized programs. Laureate Education, Inc. is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

The stock traded between $11.98 and $17.15 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 0.91. Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) 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 $-2.53 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-0.59. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 23.47 and Price to Book of 1.67.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 1.7 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) reported its Actual EPS of $-0.42/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Laureate Education, Inc. could bring EPS of $-0.26/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.16 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of -61.5 Percent.

Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM)

In the last trading session, Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) added its value by 0.58% closing at the price of $19.19. The stock currently has market capitalization of 3.57 Billion, with average volume of 1.22 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) is showing beta of 0.56. This particular value of beta suggests that Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) has historically moved 56% 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 Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) is at $3.11.

The stock currently has RSI of 67.81. 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.

Chimera Investment Corporation is a publicly traded real estate investment trust, or REIT, that is primarily engaged in real estate finance. It invests, either directly or indirectly through its subsidiaries, in RMBS, residential mortgage loans, Agency CMBS, commercial mortgage loans, real estate-related securities and various other asset classes. The company has elected and is organized and has operated in a manner that enables it to be taxed as a REIT under the Internal Revenue Code.

Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) topped its 52-week high price of $19.35 on 12/18/17 and 52-Week Low Price of $15.77 on 02/06/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 6.18 and Weekly volatility of 1.11% and monthly volatility of 1.30% respectively.