These Two Stocks in Motion: Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)


    Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION)

    Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) represented a move of 0.32 percent or $0.37 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $47.05. 5.02 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.19 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 9.26 Billion.

    Zions Bancorporation is one of the nation’s premier financial services companies. Zions operates under local management teams and distinct brands in many western states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The company is a national leader in Small Business Administration lending and public finance advisory services, and is a consistent top recipient of Greenwich Excellence awards in banking.

    The stock traded between $43.50 and $59.19 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 3.88. Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) 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 $-7.5 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-12. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 17.58 and Price to Book of 1.3.

    Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.2 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

    In the last Quarter, Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) reported its Actual EPS of $1.04/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Zions Bancorporation could bring EPS of $0.96/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.08 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 8.3 Percent.

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

    In the last trading session, Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) added its value by -0.71% closing at the price of $67.07. The stock currently has market capitalization of 51.85 Billion, with average volume of 4.8 Million shares.

    Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) is showing beta of 0.8. This particular value of beta suggests that Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) has historically moved 80% 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 Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) is at $2.9.

    The stock currently has RSI of 25.37. 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.

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Middle East and Latin America. Occidental is one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization. Occidental’s midstream and marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases and markets hydrocarbons and other commodities. Occidental’s wholly owned subsidiary, OxyChem, is a major North American chemical manufacturer. Occidental is committed to respecting the environment, operating safely and upholding high standards of social responsibility throughout the company’s worldwide operations. Occidental strategy relies on increasing production through developing conventional and unconventional fields. Occidental is a worldwide leader in applying advanced technology to boost production from mature oil and natural gas fields and access hard-to-recover reserves.

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) topped its 52-week high price of $87.67 on 06/07/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $62.47 on 03/08/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 23.15 and Weekly volatility of 3.05% and monthly volatility of 2.62% respectively.