Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) Analyst Evaluation

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) currently has mean rating of 3.20 while 0 analysts have commented the shares as ‘BUY’, 0 recommended as ‘OUTPERFORM’ and 0 commented as ‘HOLD’. The rating score is on a scale of 1-5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for strong sell. The mean price target for the equity is at $30.00 while the highest price target suggested by the brokerage firms is $40.00 and low price target is $21.00. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 18 analysts.

The mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 is $4.99B by 17 analysts. The average forecast of sales for the year ending Sep 17 is $16.26B by 21 financial experts.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) went up 1.93% during trading on 12-16-2016, with the company’s shares hitting the price near $32.29. The stock had a trading capacity of 15.3M shares. The firm has a SMA 50 (Simple Moving Average) of 8.15% and a SMA 200-(Simple Moving Average) of 5.44%. This appreciation has taken its market valuation to 10.31B. Shares registered one year high at $35.26 and the one year low of $27.54.

Earnings Summary

In Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) latest quarter ended on 30 Sep 2016, company revealed earnings of $0.28 a share. The reported earnings topped the analyst’s consensus by $0.04 with the surprise factor around 16.70%. In the matter of earnings surprises, it can have a huge impact on a company’s stock price. Several studies suggest that positive earnings surprises not only lead to an immediate hike in a stock’s price, but also to a gradual increase over time.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) went up 1.92% during trading on 12/16/2016, closing at $18.59. The stock had a trading capacity of 20.6M shares. The firm has a SMA 50 (Simple Moving Average) of 18.80% and a SMA 200-(Simple Moving Average) of 31.92%. This appreciation has taken its current market value to15.75B. Shares registered one year high at $19.28 and the one year low of $6.40.

Technical Assessment For Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares currently have a mean rating of 2.50 while 0 analysts have recommended the shares as ‘BUY’, 0 commented as ‘OUTPERFORM’ and 0 commented as ‘HOLD’. The rating score is on a scale of 1-5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for sell. The mean price target for the company’s stock is $19.48 while the highest price target suggested by the analysts is $29.00 and low price target is $15.00. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 28 brokerage firms.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 of $1.23B, according to 8 analysts. The average forecast of sales for the year ending Dec 16 is $4.45B by 8 analysts.

Earnings Overview For Marathon Oil Corporation

Company latest quarter ended on 30 Sep 2016. There were earnings of $-0.11 per share. The reported earnings topped the analyst’s consensus by $0.09 with the surprise factor of 45.00%.