Wednesday, 24 October, 2018

Mylan (MYL) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.15 EPS

Melissa Porter | 03 March, 2017, 02:42

On Tuesday, Shares of Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) lost -1.39% to $41.85. Therefore, if Mylan N.V. meet or beat analysts' forecasts of earnings, its earnings per share would see an increase of about 16.39%.

Mylan reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.57, beating a Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.42.

Shares outstanding are recorded as 537.26 and total shares floated are 439.71.

Executives hold 0.21 percent of the stock. In order to determine directional movement, the 50-day and 200-day moving averages for Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) are $39.05 and $39.09.

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The generic drugmaker also reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and revenue, boosted by strong demand for drugs acquired through its purchase of Sweden's Meda past year. Finally comes the ratings part in which the MYL was evaluated with 13 analysts of WSJ going for Buy ratings in previous quarter, while at present 11 analysts gave Buy ratings from whole pool.

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) have shown a high EPS growth of 20.20% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of -127.40% yoy. Studies indicate that the stock prices of firms with significant positive earnings surprises show above-average performance, while those with negative surprises have below-average performance. The company has a market cap of $24.01 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 89.92 and a beta of 1.14. Mylan has a one year low of $33.60 and a one year high of $50.40.

On 01 March 2017, Presbia PLC (NASDAQ:LENS) shares moved to $3.30 after starting the day at $3.28. The mean PT for this stock is at $49.56 while the max. level suggested by the brokerage firms is $57.00 and min. PT is $43.00.

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) went up 4.45% during trading on the United States exchange when it had traded 15.29M shares. Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 1.99 and Price to cash per share ration is at 19.18. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.07. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $71.8 million.

Analysts and investors are usually very focused on company earnings numbers when they are released. Buy rating has been given by 8 analysts to the company stock and 3 analysts given HOLD rating. Zacks Investment Research lowered Mylan from a "hold" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, January 3rd. A total of 15.92 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 5.28 million shares. The stock next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $1.30 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $5.31 as compared to one month ago of $4.73, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $5.67.

The company projects earnings in the range of $5.15-$5.55 per share for 2017, while the Zacks Consensus Estimate is pegged at $5.31.

With Wednesday's gains, shares of Mylan have climbed more than 17 percent year-to-date, but are down little-more-than 2 percent over the past twelve months.