What’s Real Worth Of Eastman Chemical Company (EMN), Entergy Corporation (ETR)

Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) shares were trading higher by 0.83 percent ($0.73) at $88.79 a piece in Thursday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $88.06. EMN trades with a P/S ratio of 1.39. This is lower than the both industry’s 133.61 and the wider sector’s 13.99. A low price-to-sales ratio, typically less than 1.0, is considered a good value. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 10.95 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 14.25. Shares of EMN have uptrended 3.67% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved 3.18% in that time. Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) has a market cap of $12.82 billion and over the last 12 months, Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has gone stronger by 34.33%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:EMN) price has been as high as $91.39 and as low as $66.1. Eastman Chemical Company earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 6.3% over the last 5 years.

Eastman Chemical Company (Mean Target Price: $93.67)

The average 1-year price target for Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $93.67/share. That’s a potential 5.5 increase relative to where Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $87.3 and $89.2. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $73. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $101.

Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 2.2 for Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Of the 17 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track EMN 6 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 11, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Eastman Chemical Company versus those who think you should sell it. A 11 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of EMN or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) Cheap From Peers?

Entergy Corporation (ETR) pulled off a 0.83 percent gain and now trades for $85.36. ETR comes in with a P/S ratio of 1.4 that’s greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (13.99) and its peers (133.61). Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 17.32 . During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $85.43 and as low as $66.71. Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) earnings have declined with a quarterly rate of -0.7% over the last 5 years. Shares of ETR have increased 10.6% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has dropped -1.28% in that time.

Entergy Corporation (Price Objective: $81.67)

Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) has a market cap of $15.32 billion and over the last 12 months, ETR has risen by 13.98%. The average 1-year price target for (ETR) reveals an average price target of $81.67 per share. That’s a potential -4.32 fall from where (NYSE:ETR) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $74. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $92.

Analyst Thoughts About Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 18 analysts — of 2.9 for Entergy Corporation (ETR) points to moderate case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Entergy Corporation 14 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 4 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. A 3 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 1 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:ETR) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.