Eaton Vance Corporation (EV) managed to eke out gains of 1.05% in intraday trade. The share price increased by 0.49 points to $47.04. Till last observation, the net money flow was recorded at a negative $(-0.67) million. The total inflow of $0.52 million in upticks was completely overshadowed by an outflow of $1.19 million in downticks, giving the up/down ratio a value of 0.44. The shares have seen a change of 1.64% in the past week.A block trade occurred in the company shares in which the composite value of the upticks was $0.47 million and the composite value in downticks was $1.17 million. The resultant up/down ratio for the block exchange was 0.4. The block trade had a negative money flow of $(-0.7) million.
Investors should also note that 4 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. There are 1 Analysts recommending as a Strong Sell. Eaton Vance Corporation (NYSE:EV) rose 0.6% or 0.28 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $46.75 the stock was seen hitting $47.04 as a peak level and $46.56 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $46.83. The daily volume was measured at 608,251 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $47.83 and the 52-week low is $30.83. The company has a market cap of $5,395 million.
Eaton Vance Corporation has a Price to Earnings ratio of 20.96 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 7.11. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Eaton Vance Corporation has a price to cash ratio of 17.97. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 17.97% and Return on Equity of the stock is 38.3%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Eaton Vance Corporation will release next earnings on May 24, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.6. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $41.75. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $2.48. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $14.8. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Eaton Vance Corporation has a Dividend Yield of 2.41% with an Annual Dividend of $1.12. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.52 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.09.
Eaton Vance Corp.s principal business is creating, marketing and managing investment funds and providing investment management and counseling services to institutions and individuals.The Company conducts its investment management and counseling business through two wholly-owned subsidiaries, Eaton Vance Management and Boston Management and Research.The Companys growth has resulted from its ability to develop, offer successfully and manage effectively new funds and to increase the assets of existing Eaton Vance Funds.