On May, 30 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Analysts See $0.31 EPS

Marco Green
May 12, 2018

Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 87,113 shares in the company, valued at $1,643,822.31. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Over the long run, the price of a stock will generally go up in lock step with its earnings (assuming the P/E ratio is constant).

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is a global technology leader focused on developing intelligent solutions that allow customers to capture, analyze and act upon data seamlessly from edge to core to cloud. The stock returned 2.38% last month which was maintained at 22.91% this year.

For Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE), Stochastic %D value stayed at 74.26% for the last 9 days. For Hewlett Packard Enterprise in particular, it is expected that profit margins will contract as the margins in the Tech industry expand, and at the same time, Hewlett Packard Enterprise's projected ROE of 9.64% is relatively similar to the industry's 9.41% expectation, but debt levels need to be considered before accpeting this observation. The firm had revenue of $7.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.07 billion. The technology company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.12.

With analysts forecasting Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) to register noticeable earnings growth of 21.15% over the next year, it's important to take a step back and evaluate this encouraging sentiment. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.1125 per share. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 2.55%.

Furthermore, the stock performance for the whole year for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) is going to be 20.82%, while it has been in last 365 days until today. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 12th. Hewlett Packard Enterprise's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 31.25%. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) closed at $14.50 a share in the latest session and the stock value rose nearly -27.10% since the beginning of this year. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 8.2% during the fourth quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. increased its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 103.9% in the first quarter. The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 0 percent. Oldfield Partners LLP lifted its holdings in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 64.8% during the fourth quarter. ValuEngine lowered shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 2nd. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, April 30th. Also, insider Keerti Melkote sold 87,113 shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 15th. UBS reiterated a "neutral" rating and issued a $19.00 target price (up from $15.00) on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a report on Friday, February 23rd. Maxim Group raised their price objective on Hewlett Packard Enterprise from $15.00 to $17.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have issued a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.14, for a total transaction of $12,900,360.00.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company provides technology solutions to business and public sector enterprises.The firm is valued at $27.45 billion. The Company's segments include: Enterprise Group, Software, Financial Services and Corporate Investments.

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