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Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1 for the current quarter. $19.63's average target is 9.79% above currents $17.88 stock price.

Analysts that track the company may use various metrics to aid with calculating target price predictions. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 2.53 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $23.25. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) has been recently noted at -28.05% off of the 52-week high of 24.88 and +16.38% separated from the 52-week low of 15.38. The last session's volume of 12.39 million shares was lower than its average volume of 14.43 million shares.

The 50 day moving average of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) is 22.68 whilst its 200 day moving average is 22.93. The firm has a market cap of $29.87 billion, a PE ratio of 9.77 and a beta of 3.05.

Comparatively, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company posted earnings of $0.45 per share in the same quarter previous year. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 11.64 Billion and 7.48 Billion respectively. Hewlett Packard Enterprise had a return on equity of 10.43% and a net margin of 6.31%. This showed the surprise of 2.3% in the last quarter earnings. Sure, the percentage is discouraging but more headwinds are coming as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go down by 0%, annually. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.60% and Monthly Volatility of 2.37%. The original version of this report can be accessed at If you are viewing this article on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark laws. Robert W. Baird restated a "hold" rating on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a report on Wednesday, January 18th.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, July 5th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.065 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 12th. This represents a $0.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.45%.

11/23/2016 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Susquehanna. The EPS metric is frequently used to measure a company's profitability based on each outstanding share of common stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.00, for a total transaction of $412,224.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.41, for a total transaction of $18,629,679.51. We can see that the 9 day relative strength value is now 20.75%. Corporate insiders own 0.87% of the company's stock. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Norges Bank purchased a new position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise during the fourth quarter valued at $372,714,000. Analysts play a useful role in our capital markets.

02/15/2017 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co was upgraded to "positive" by analysts at OTR Global. Ledyard National Bank now owns 4,404 shares of the company's stock worth $100,000 after buying an additional 36 shares during the period. After $0.45 actual earnings per share reported by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.22% negative EPS growth.

12/05/2016 - Gabelli began new coverage on Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co giving the company a "buy" rating. Regentatlantic Capital LLC now owns 227,926 shares of the company's stock valued at $5,185,000 after buying an additional 173,694 shares during the period.

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