Analyst Research and Ratings: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

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The latest Insider trade was made on 30 Dec 2016 where Webb (Maynard George JR) Director did a transaction type "Buy" in which 1745 shares were traded at a price of $0. The Stock now has the market capitalization of $39.55 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 2.02% and monthly volatility of 1.79% respectively. Yahoo has a one year low of $26.15 and a one year high of $44.92. If Yahoo still held its 40 percent of the company, that stake alone would be worth almost $100 billion. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a $55.00 price target (up from $48.00) on shares of Yahoo! in a research note on Monday, September 19th. Verizon would not receive any part of Yahoo's investments in China-based e-commerce company Alibaba or Yahoo Japan. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of -96.7 percent and possesses 49 percent gross margin.

Yahoo! Inc. will next provide financial results for the March 2017 quarter. The median estimate represents a 6.38% increase from the last price of 42.30. (NASDAQ:YHOO) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.2/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.14/Share by the difference of $0.06. Inc. where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.38 Billion for the current quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 1,207,700 shares of the digital content provider's stock valued at $45,361,000 after buying an additional 77,450 shares in the last quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.16 in that period.

NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) is worth US$87.06 Billion and has recently fallen -0.51% to US$53.11. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 4.18 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 977,326.00 shares. This cause Verizon to reduce the acquisition price and by December a year ago, such reduction has been explored.

It has been an interesting month, with volatility for the week at 2.02% and for the month at 1.79%. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -0.58%. With an institutional ownership near 78.2%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 2.27.

Svenska Handelsbanken AB publ held its stake in Yahoo! Inc.

Analyst Recommendation on Fifth Street Finance Corp. Yahoo! Inc. got Downgrade on 21-Oct-16 where investment firm Jefferies Downgrade the stock from Buy to Hold. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.06. 1 analysts call it Underweight, while 3 think it is Overweight. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 3.15 on scale of 1-5.