A Look at Verizon’s Valuation Parameters
As of June 19, 2017, Verizon’s (VZ) market capitalization was ~$190 billion, making it the second-largest US telecom giant in terms of market capitalization. In comparison, AT&T (T) had a…
Of the 27 analysts covering FedEx (FDX), nine (or 33%) have “strong buy” recommendations on the stock. Another 13 analysts have “buy” recommendations on the stock.
Earlier, we discussed FedEx’s (FDX) segmental and corporate operating margins in fiscal 4Q17. Now, let’s take a look at the company’s capital expenditure (capex).
In this article, we’ll focus on the results of FedEx’s (FDX) 2016 acquisition of TNT Express. Until now, FDX has reported TNT Express’s and FedEx Express’s operating results separately.
In this article, we’ll study the company’s Freight segment’s fiscal 4Q17. The segment’s revenue rose 5.7% to $1.7 billion in the quarter, compared to $1.6 billion in fiscal 4Q16.
FedEx’s (FDX) operating margin was 11.2% on an adjusted basis in fiscal 4Q17, representing a 0.4% fall on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.
In fiscal 4Q17, FedEx’s (FDX) Express segment’s total revenue was $7.1 billion, compared to $6.7 billion in fiscal 4Q16, a year-over-year (or YoY) rise of 6.9%.
In this article, we’ll look at FedEx’s Ground segment’s performance in fiscal 4Q17. FedEx Ground’s revenue rose 9.1% to $4.6 billion in the quarter, compared to $4.2 billion in fiscal 4Q16.
On June 20, 2017, parcel delivery and logistics giant FedEx (FDX) announced its fiscal 4Q17 results. The company reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $4.25.
Square (SQ) is trading at a price-to-book value of 14.2x.
Several analysts have weighed in on Square (SQ) stock since the company reported 1Q17 earnings and held its first investor day as a public company.
On May 30, Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Square, sold 309,000 shares in the company at an average price of $22.7 per share.
At its investor meeting last month, Square (SQ) portrayed itself as a company in the early stages of a long-term growth cycle.
Beyond processing transactions for merchants, Square (SQ) also supplies business loans to its merchant customers through a service called Square Capital.
Square (SQ) is one of the peer-to-peer (or P2P) payment service providers set to face stiffer competition as Apple (AAPL) enters the market.
On June 14, 2017, Sprint’s (S) market capitalization was ~$32.5 billion. On that date, Sprint traded at a forward EV-to-EBITDA multiple of ~5.7x.
Yelp’s Transaction segment’s revenues reached $18.1 million in 1Q17, up 25.0% from 1Q16.
Yelp’s EBITDA fell 15% to $44.9 million in 2016. Analysts expect the company to post EBITDA of $141.5 million in 2017.
Yelp’s overall revenues grew 24.4% in 1Q17 to $197.3 million.
Nielsen noted that 55% of people who have searched Yelp for a restaurant have ordered food delivery or takeout from a restaurant listed on Yelp.