Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Resolute Forest Products Inc. (RFP), Globus Maritime Limited (GLBS)

A total of 3 analysts rate Resolute Forest (NYSE:RFP) as follows: 0 "Buy", 2 "Hold" and 1 "Sell". Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk.

A number of analysts recently commented on RFP shares. (NYSE:RFP) has 9 ratings reports on April 11, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. Scotiabank set a $8.25 price objective on shares of Resolute Forest Products and gave the company an "underperform" rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, TD Securities restated a "reduce" rating and issued a $3.75 price target (down previously from $5.00) on shares of Resolute Forest Products in a research note on Sunday, November 6th. The company rating was maintained by TD Securities on Friday, October 13. Resolute Forest Products has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $9.81. Resolute Forest Products earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. Resolute Forest Products has a 1-year low of $4.10 and a 1-year high of $12.15. The company has a quick ratio of 1.23, a current ratio of 2.48 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.49. On Thursday, October 19 RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of RFP in report with "Hold" rating. (NYSE:RFP) (TSE:RFP) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. Resolute Forest Products had a negative net margin of 7.04% and a negative return on equity of 0.98%. The company had revenue of $889 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $905 million. The firm's revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. The shares were acquired at an average price of $10.43 per share, for a total transaction of $50,064.00. The first value is calculated by adding the dividend yield to the percentage of repurchased shares. EPS is an indicator of company profit because the more earnings a company can generate per share, the more valuable each share is to investors. (RFP) received positive focus on shares in Friday Session.


What to Expect From Resolute Forest Products Inc. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership now owns 441,540 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $4,879,000 after purchasing an additional 37,201 shares in the last quarter.

EPS in next five years is expected to touch 14.00% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -12.16% along with sales growth of -4.80% in the last five years. Two Sigma Investments LP increased its position in shares of Resolute Forest Products by 416.8% during the fourth quarter. KCG Holdings Inc. purchased a new stake in Resolute Forest Products during the third quarter valued at approximately $124,000. Sidoti assumed coverage on shares of Resolute Forest Products in a report on Tuesday. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright legislation. The Company owns or operates over 40 pulp, paper, tissue and wood products facilities in the United States, Canada and South Korea, as well as power generation assets in Canada.

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