Worth Watching Stocks: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO)


    NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG)

    NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) represented a move of 1.29 percent or $-0.4 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $36.19. 4.77 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 3.72 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 11.08 Billion.

    NRG Energy, Inc. is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of their diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, they implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as their retail electricity providers serve residential and commercial customers throughout the country.

    The stock traded between $23.75 and $38.25 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.02. NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) 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 $0.86 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $13.23. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 20.56 and Price to Book of 0.

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

    In the last Quarter, NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) reported its Actual EPS of $0.19/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that NRG Energy, Inc. could bring EPS of $0.79/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.6 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of -75.9 Percent.

    Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO)

    In the last trading session, Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) added its value by 1.65% closing at the price of $29. The stock currently has market capitalization of 979.91 Million, with average volume of 900.96 Million shares.

    Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) is showing beta of 1.25. This particular value of beta suggests that Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) has historically moved 125% 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 Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) is at $4.03.

    The stock currently has RSI of 83.39. 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.

    Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. designs and manufactures sophisticated products used around the world in electronics manufacturing including: laser manufacturing systems for semiconductor yield improvement; production and test equipment for the manufacture of surface mount ceramic capacitors; laser trim systems for precise electrical tuning of circuits; precision laser and mechanical drilling systems for electronic interconnection; and machine vision systems. The systems enable precise engineering and testing of micron to submicron features in semiconductors, LEDs, multi-layer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs), printed circuit boards (PCBs), flex circuits and other high-value components. ESI’s integrated solutions allow industrial designers and process engineers to control the power of laser light to transform materials in ways that differentiate their consumer electronics, wearable devices, semiconductor circuits and high-precision components for market advantage.

    Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO) topped its 52-week high price of $29.09 on 10/31/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $13.92 on 10/26/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 7.19 and Weekly volatility of 5.35% and monthly volatility of 4.61% respectively.