Analyst Opinion Summary: CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (CTT), Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP)

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CTT) tinted gains of +0.54% (+0.05 points) to US$9.3. The volume of 0.24 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 420.46 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -1.83. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$13.73 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$6.71. The corporation has a market cap of US$462.4 Million.

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CTT)’s earnings per share has been growing at a -3.2 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 15.6 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -20.9 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was -0.3 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 83.4 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -90.9 percent and possesses 46.5 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 2 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 0 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 1.6. 3 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) is worth US$1.15 Billion and has recently risen 2.01% to US$51.31. The latest exchange of 0.06 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 86.96 Million shares. The day began at US$50.47 but the price moved to US$50.3 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$51.48. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$56.54 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$53.33.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 21.71, a price to book ratio of 2.43, and a price to sales ratio of 1.06. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 3.3%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown 7.2%. With an institutional ownership near 81.3%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 2.36.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 1 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 2 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 0 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.33.