Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (CDAY), The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG)

Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (NYSE:CDAY) tinted gains of +1.25% (+0.62 points) to US$50.29. The volume of 0.6 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 497.43 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.39. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$50.3 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$28.65. The corporation has a market cap of US$6.98 Billion.

Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (NYSE:CDAY)’s earnings per share has been growing at a 0 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 0 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -5.2 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was -1.7 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 79 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -9.5 percent and possesses 43 percent gross margin.

The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) is worth US$2.68 Billion and has recently risen 1.25% to US$51.21. The latest exchange of 0.22 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 353.89 Million shares. The day began at US$50.65 but the price moved to US$50.35 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$51.49. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$54.56 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$52.4.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 30.14, a price to book ratio of 4.54, and a price to sales ratio of 1.31. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 17.7%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown 24.1%. With an institutional ownership near 84.6%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 1.7.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 2 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 1 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 2 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 1.8.