EPS growth for the last five years have been 29.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by 34.20%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.88% and more long-term 12.24% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 91.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 0.60% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 30.40%.

For performance, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -1.55%. For the last month performance for The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is 0.06%. While the last quarter is -5.23% and half year, -9.59%. Finally for the year, performance is 48.35%.

The 52-week high for The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., is at -13.04%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 60.56%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.84% and 2.20% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.30%, and for the month it is 1.87%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., has a target price of 242.44.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 3.8, and for total debt/equity The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has 7.28. The gross margin is 72.10%, while operating margin is 28.00%, the profit margin is 20.00%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 1.60%, with instituitional ownership at 80.90%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has a payout ratio of 13.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 396.15. The shares float is 386.69, with the float short at 1.07%, with short ratio coming to 1.1.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., get 0.90%, with its returns on investment at 1.30%. Return on equity is 10.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 242.44, reached soon?

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Baidu, Inc. **(NASDAQ:BIDU)**, has a market cap of 63.15 B, and is based in China. Insider ownership is at 15.60%, and institutional ownership is 86.40%.

At the current price of 180.54, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 195.53. This is with a profit margin of 15.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.77. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has a P/E of 46.75, as well as a forward P/E of 22.92.

With a current EPS of 3.84, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 37.10%,Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 3.16%.

Performance for the year is 10.55%. Since its IPO date on 08/05/2005, the total performance to date is 9.07%.

Volume today for Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU), is 463, while its average volume is 2546.5. Whilst the total gain today was 0.67%, it did have a day high of -6.81%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 2.10% for the month. The 52-week low for Baidu, Inc., BIDU has been 16.27%, while the 52-week-high has reached -8.73%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 5.20%, and its return on assets is 6.10%. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has an operating margin of 13.70%. With a sales growth of 6.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Baidu, Inc., BIDU is in the sector **Technology**, its long-term debt/equity is 0.36, and has a current ratio of 1.8 and 1.8 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Baidu, Inc.? Well its PEG is 14.79, and the P/S is 6, along with a P/B of 4.5. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.03.

Broadcom Limited **(NASDAQ:AVGO)**, has a market cap of 98.67 B, and is based in Singapore. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 93.80%.

At the current price of 244.04, it has a dividend yield of 1.67%, and its target price is 272.65. This is with a profit margin of -1.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.7. Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) has a P/E of *TBA, as well as a forward P/E of 14.28.

With a current EPS of -0.54, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.38%,Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -32.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 15.00%.

Performance for the year is 57.30%. Since its IPO date on 08/06/2009, the total performance to date is 38.06%.

Volume today for Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO), is 0, while its average volume is 2606.73. Whilst the total gain today was 0.00%, it did have a day high of -4.96%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.66%, and 2.26% for the month. The 52-week low for Broadcom Limited, AVGO has been 71.53%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.96%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is -3.60%, and its return on assets is -0.50%. Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) has an operating margin of 5.30%. With a sales growth of -21.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Broadcom Limited, AVGO is in the sector **Technology**, its long-term debt/equity is 0.7, and has a current ratio of 4.1 and 3.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Broadcom Limited? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 6.07, along with a P/B of 5.06. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 22.15.

Performance in the last year for Royal Dutch Shell plc has been -2.37%. For EPS growth, Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen a growth of 91.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 24.80%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -34.90% over the last five years and could be 7.00% for the next five years. Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 47.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 542.80%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.38%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 0.23%.

Since the IPO date for Royal Dutch Shell plc on the 7/21/2005, Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen performance year to date to be -3.94%. With Royal Dutch Shell plc trading at 52.58, the dividend yield is 7.20%, and the EPS is 1.87.

So could Royal Dutch Shell plc, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 27.95. The PEG is 3.99, P/S is 0.83 and the P/B is at 1.12. The P/cash is 10.83, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

**Royal Dutch Shell plc** ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.2, and the quick ratio is 0.9. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.44, and total debt/equity at 0.48.

In terms of margins, Royal Dutch Shell plc has a gross margin of 18.70%, an operating margin of 3.20% and a profit margin of 3.00%.Payout ratio for Royal Dutch Shell plc is 199.70%. Return on assets come to 1.80% with return on investment coming to 0.00%.

Insider ownership for Royal Dutch Shell plc, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 12.10%. Outstanding shares are at 4062.37. While shares float is 3181.29. The float short is currently 0.22%, and short ratio is 2.14.

**Graphs: Royal Dutch Shell plc NYSE: RDS-A | Friday June 23, 2017
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Charter Communications, Inc. **(NASDAQ:CHTR)**, has a market cap of 88.9 B, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 78.20%.

At the current price of 334.13, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is *TBA. This is with a profit margin of 10.50%, and total debt/equity of 1.58. Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) has a P/E of 18.32, as well as a forward P/E of 40.2.

With a current EPS of 18.24, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 83.45%,Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 44.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 3.35%.

Performance for the year is 50.25%. Since its IPO date on 01/05/2010, the total performance to date is 16.05%.

Volume today for Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR), is 0, while its average volume is 1491.2. Whilst the total gain today was 0.00%, it did have a day high of -5.88%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.14%, and 2.45% for the month. The 52-week low for Charter Communications, Inc., CHTR has been 56.09%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.88%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 6.10%, and its return on assets is 2.60%. Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) has an operating margin of 10.50%. With a sales growth of 301.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Charter Communications, Inc., CHTR is in the sector **Services**, its long-term debt/equity is 1.53, and has a current ratio of 0.5 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Charter Communications, Inc.? Well its PEG is 5.47, and the P/S is 2.43, along with a P/B of 2.26. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 30.44.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. **(NASDAQ:FOXA)**, has a market cap of 50.19 B, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.03%, and institutional ownership is 98.70%.

At the current price of 26.97, it has a dividend yield of 1.33%, and its target price is 33.75. This is with a profit margin of 10.70%, and total debt/equity of 1.32. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) has a P/E of 16.42, as well as a forward P/E of 13.09.

With a current EPS of 1.64, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.30%,Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.74%.

Performance for the year is -6.74%. Since its IPO date on 03/11/1996, the total performance to date is -3.82%.

Volume today for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA), is 0, while its average volume is 10402.28. Whilst the total gain today was 0.00%, it did have a day high of -13.45%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.16%, and 2.11% for the month. The 52-week low for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., FOXA has been 15.60%, while the 52-week-high has reached -17.27%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.10%, and its return on assets is 6.20%. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) has an operating margin of 15.60%. With a sales growth of 4.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., FOXA is in the sector **Services**, its long-term debt/equity is 1.32, and has a current ratio of 2.2 and 1.8 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.4, and the P/S is 1.77, along with a P/B of 3.33. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 9.01.

Performance in the last year for NextEra Energy, Inc. has been 14.52%. For EPS growth, NextEra Energy, Inc. has seen a growth of 3.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 6.74%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 6.40% over the last five years and could be 6.70% for the next five years. NextEra Energy, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 3.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 138.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.12%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 11.79%.

Since the IPO date for NextEra Energy, Inc. on the 06/10/1983, NextEra Energy, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 18.53%. With NextEra Energy, Inc. trading at 141.59, the dividend yield is 2.78%, and the EPS is 8.2.

So could NextEra Energy, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17.26. The PEG is 2.58, P/S is 4.06 and the P/B is at 2.6. The P/cash is 110.32, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

**NextEra Energy, Inc.** ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 0.6, and the quick ratio is 0.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.12, and total debt/equity at 1.33.

In terms of margins, NextEra Energy, Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 35.50% and a profit margin of 23.60%.Payout ratio for NextEra Energy, Inc. is 43.50%. Return on assets come to 4.30% with return on investment coming to 5.80%.

Insider ownership for NextEra Energy, Inc., is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 79.10%. Outstanding shares are at 467.5. While shares float is 467.39. The float short is currently 2.33%, and short ratio is 6.1.

**Graphs: NextEra Energy, Inc. NYSE: NEE | Friday June 23, 2017
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Westpac Banking Corporation is located in Australia and operates within the Financial sector. When looking at Westpac Banking Corporation, the first item you can quickly note is the 13.63, which will give you a multiple that can be use to compare Westpac Banking Corporation against others in the Foreign Money Center Banks or Financial. Taking a step further, the 12.32 will indicate how the company is expected to do going forward. This number should be growing and increasing with steadiness, showing the company can progress reliably. The current ESP growth this year comes in at -12.20%, supporting the 12.32 number.

The current dividend yield is 6.06%, indicating the amount of return you will receive independent of how the company does. In order for Westpac Banking Corporation to pay dividends, they need to have healthy cash flow, which currently sits at *TBA. Sales growth quarter over quarter is -6.90%, indicating how the company may progress for the next quarter.

Not only is it important to look at the fundamentals, you want to see how many people inside the company own the stock, meaning their values are aligned with what the investors are expecting. Current inside ownership is , giving you an idea of how much skin the executives have in the game. Instituational ownership is important too, as it can indicate larger banks have confidence in the company. The current institutional ownership is .

**Technical Analysis**

Now that you have insight into the fundamentals of Westpac Banking Corporation, begin taking a look at the technical patterns of the stock chart. The year to date performance of the company is -2.26% with the 52-week high being -15.16% and the 52-week low being 12.94%. Comparing that to the 200-day simple moving average of -5.27%, we can see where the stock relatively speaking.

The average volume of the stock is 240.97, indicating how often it is traded, which can ultimately affect volatility. Monthly volatility is 0.93% and that can impact the overall risk of your portfolio. For those of you who are trading Westpac Banking Corporation, the weekly volatility is 1.08% and performance for the week is -0.91%. Lastly, a widely used data point that has multiple ways of being calculated is target price. For long term investors, the current target price is 26.55, giving you growth from the current price of 22.95.

Combining the two types of research and analysis will give you a well rounded idea of how Westpac Banking Corporation may perform into the future. You want to ensure that the current return on equity of 13.40% is going to be enough, ensuring your investment is worth the time. Don’t forget to ensure the company can pay its debts by looking at the current ration, which currently is *TBA, and the quick ration, which currently sits at *TBA. There are many factors to see and review, but zone in on which ones are for you and compile your own unique research points. Whether or not Westpac Banking Corporation fits your portfolio, at the very least you will have a greater understanding of the Financial and Foreign Money Center Banks.

]]>AstraZeneca PLC **(NYSE:AZN)**, has a market cap of 89.46 B, and is based in United Kingdom. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is 14.90%.

At the current price of 35.17, it has a dividend yield of 5.37%, and its target price is 34.12. This is with a profit margin of 15.20%, and total debt/equity of 1.34. AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) has a P/E of 26.41, as well as a forward P/E of 17.92.

With a current EPS of 1.34, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.08%,AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -17.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 7.30%.

Performance for the year is 23.21%. Since its IPO date on 5/17/1993, the total performance to date is 29.43%.

Volume today for AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN), is 65805, while its average volume is 4092.39. Whilst the total gain today was -0.54%, it did have a day high of -1.21%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.16%, and 1.01% for the month. The 52-week low for AstraZeneca PLC, AZN has been 37.65%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.21%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.00%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) has an operating margin of 21.40%. With a sales growth of -11.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that AstraZeneca PLC, AZN is in the sector **Healthcare**, its long-term debt/equity is 1.12, and has a current ratio of 0.8 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of AstraZeneca PLC? Well its PEG is 3.62, and the P/S is 4.01, along with a P/B of 6.89. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 24.45.

ASML Holding N.V. **(NASDAQ:ASML)**, has a market cap of 56.63 B, and is based in Netherlands. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 16.60%.

At the current price of 132.3, it has a dividend yield of 0.98%, and its target price is 122.81. This is with a profit margin of 23.30%, and total debt/equity of 0. ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has a P/E of 28.99, as well as a forward P/E of 23.7.

With a current EPS of 4.49, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 23.04%,ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -5.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 18.80%.

Performance for the year is 31.67%. Since its IPO date on 3/16/1995, the total performance to date is 15.88%.

Volume today for ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML), is 22971, while its average volume is 821.04. Whilst the total gain today was 1.75%, it did have a day high of -3.62%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.28%, and 1.37% for the month. The 52-week low for ASML Holding N.V., ASML has been 45.15%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.62%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.90%, and its return on assets is 11.00%. ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has an operating margin of 26.50%. With a sales growth of 45.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that ASML Holding N.V., ASML is in the sector **Technology**, its long-term debt/equity is 0.3, and has a current ratio of 3 and 2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of ASML Holding N.V.? Well its PEG is 1.54, and the P/S is 6.86, along with a P/B of 4.9. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 13.25.