Worth Watching Stocks: Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN), Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES)


    Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN)

    Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) represented a move of -0.14 percent or $0.55 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $42.98. 7.74 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 4.27 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 13.4 Billion.

    Lennar Corporation is the leading builder of quality new homes in the most desirable real estate markets across the nation. The Company builds affordable, move-up and retirement homes primarily under the Lennar brand name. Lennar’s homebuilding operations include the construction and sale of single-family attached and detached homes as well as the purchase, development and sale of residential land directly and through unconsolidated entities. Lennar’s Financial Services segment provides mortgage financing, title insurance and closing services for both buyers of the Company’s homes and others. Lennar’s Rialto segment is a vertically integrated asset management platform focused on investing throughout the commercial real estate capital structure. Lennar’s Multi-family segment is a nationwide developer of high-quality multifamily rental properties. Under the Lennar Family of Builders banner, the Company includes the following brand names: Lennar Homes, U.S. Home, Greystone Homes, Village Builders etc.

    The stock traded between $38.79 and $72.17 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 0.75. Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) 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 $-9.67 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-20.49. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 30.6 and Price to Book of 1.

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

    In the last Quarter, Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) reported its Actual EPS of $1.37/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Lennar Corporation could bring EPS of $1.21/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.16 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 13.2 Percent.

    Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES)

    In the last trading session, Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) added its value by 0.56% closing at the price of $57.4. The stock currently has market capitalization of 17.46 Billion, with average volume of 2.98 Million shares.

    Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) is showing beta of 1.53. This particular value of beta suggests that Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) has historically moved 153% 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 Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) is at $-11.45.

    The stock currently has RSI of 29.53. 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.

    New York-based Hess Corporation, previously known as Amerada Hess Corporation, is a global exploration and production company that develops, produces, purchases, transports and sells crude oil and natural gas. The company’s E&P activities are concentrated in Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Indonesia, Libya, Malaysia, Norway, Russia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States. As of year-end 2014, Hess’ proved reserves tally stood at 1.43 billion oil-equivalent barrels. In 2013, Hess sold its gas stations and exited the refining business to operate as a pure play E&P.

    Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) topped its 52-week high price of $74.81 on 10/01/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $40.37 on 02/09/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 4.65% and monthly volatility of 3.62% respectively.