Noteworthy Stocks to Watch for: LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB), Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)


LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB)

LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) represented a move of 1.08 percent or $1.67 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $94.32. 3.18 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 3.01 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 36.07 Billion.

LyondellBasell Industries AF S.C.A is a manufactures chemicals and derivatives. It also operates as a refiner of heavy high-sulfur crude oil produce and is engaged in the marketing and selling of polyolefins, polypropylene and polyethylene resins. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including packaging, electronics, automotive components, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels. The Company’s product range includes ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, polypropylene, polyolefins, resins, PP compounds, Polybutene, propylene Oxide and etc. It also produces refined petroleum products and gasoline blending components, including biofuels. LyondellBasell Industries AF S.C.A is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

The stock traded between $ 85.60 and $121.95 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 0.92. LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) is currently showing an INCREASING 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 $-1.68 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-11.15. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 15.57 and Price to Book of 3.32.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.7 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) reported its Actual EPS of $2.96/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that LyondellBasell Industries NV could bring EPS of $2.68/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.28 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 10.4 Percent.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)

In the last trading session, Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) added its value by 0.55% closing at the price of $71.69. The stock currently has market capitalization of 24.06 Billion, with average volume of 1.9 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) is showing beta of 1.49. This particular value of beta suggests that Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has historically moved 149% 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 Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) is at $8.1.

The stock currently has RSI of 51.95. 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.

Discover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America’s cash rewards pioneer, and offer private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation’s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) topped its 52-week high price of $81.93 on 01/29/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $66.83 on 10/29/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 8.85 and Weekly volatility of 1.86% and monthly volatility of 2.23% respectively.