Hewlett-Packard Co (HPQ)

HPQ (NYSE:Computer Hardware) EQUITY
neg -0.47
Today's Range: 33.25 - 33.67 | HPQ Avg Daily Volume: 13,265,500
Last Update: 05/05/15 - 1:20 PM EDT
Volume: 3,041,236
YTD Performance: -15.77%
Open: $33.44
Previous Close: $33.65
52 Week Range: $31.00 - $41.10
Oustanding Shares: 1,817,558,730
Market Cap: 61,433,485,074
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for HPQ
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 10 9 9
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 7 7 9 9
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.97 1.92 2.08 2.08
Latest Dividend: 0.16
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.89%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/09/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 12.95
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HPQ Sector Avg. S&P 500
12.95 12.90 28.59
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.45% 3.09% 34.29%
Revenue -0.80 -0.12 -0.04
Net Income -2.00 -0.29 -0.11
EPS 0.00 -0.21 -0.08
Earnings for HPQ:
Revenue 111.45B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (04/15) Qtr (07/15) FY (10/15) FY (10/16)
Average Estimate $0.86 $0.88 $3.65 $3.78
Number of Analysts 13 12 16 14
High Estimate $0.88 $0.94 $3.73 $4.06
Low Estimate $0.82 $0.84 $3.52 $3.28
Prior Year $0.88 $0.89 $3.74 $3.65
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -2.45% -0.66% -2.29% 3.34%
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Apr 01, 2015 | 7:13 AM EDT
HPQ was upgraded to Buy, Jefferies said. $41 price target. Recent meetings with management increase confidence about the company's plan...
Mar 18, 2015 | 6:41 AM EDT
HPQ - Hewlett-Packard Co Annual Shareholders Meeting - 5PM
Mar 16, 2015 | 8:00 AM EDT
Shares of HPQ now seen reaching $37, according to Jefferies. Estimates also cut, given lower PC demand. Hold rating. 
Mar 12, 2015 | 8:12 AM EDT
HPQ was downgraded to equal-weight, Barclays said. Company continues to be hurt by the stronger dollar.
After strong runs, 2014 favorites HPQ and AA show bearish signs.
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