FinanceBoards Widget Spotlight #25: EPS Estimates –Annual Change
With 30 companies to be able to research on one widget with huge percentage EPS Estimates Annual Changes this widget created from Zacks Data may make it an interesting one to place on your FinanceBoards Research Dashboard(s)because the top-ranked companies on it are the ones where the consensus is that they have the largest estimated EPS upswing potential.
With FinanceBoards, you can configure your researching and investing dashboard(s) with any of our 500 + financial data or information widgets. In our FinanceBoards Widget Spotlight Series, we pick one or a group of these widgets and explain how it works and go over why you should consider adding them to your FinanceBoard dashboard(s).
The Widget in the Spotlight Today is the EPS Estimates-Annual Change Widget.
This Widget shows the Stock Symbol of the Company, The listed Annual Year End Financials Date, The EPS estimate, and the Annual Percentage Change Estimate. The 30 companies listed are ranked in the order of the highest percentage change. As one can see on this widget the percentage changes from data provided by Zacks, are enormous thus warranting further research to see what is causing the change and if investment opportunities exist. The Annual percentage change is the difference between consensus mean earnings/share estimates and the actual EPS reported for the same quarter 12 months prior. Ie this is the consensus earnings growth estimate for the last 12 months. So again, the top-ranked companies are the ones where the consensus is that they have the largest estimated EPS upswing potential
Utilizing this widget for that purpose one can place your cursor of the stocks ticker symbol to see if the brief description of the company warrants further interest.
If further interest exists, then one can click on it again and the second mini screen of options will appear, the first of which is to be able to Research the Stock which will then take you to all of the FinanceBoards Dashboards including the ones that you have created. You may also to decide to further research other EPS Estimate Widgets by searching in the widget search tab found the far right of your screen. A good example might be the EPS Estimates Annual Chart Widget which shows the Company's projected EPS over the next four years.
Also, should you decide to trade the stock being researched you can also go to the same drop down tab and proceed into your brokerage account at one of the listed brokerages on the brokerage tab.
It should be noted that many of the companies that are listed on this Widget Are Over The Counter Stocks(OTC) and normally carry a high degree of risk, but for those investors who do trade in this Market this widget may help them spot some companies that may present an investment opportunity after researching them thoroughly.
The breadth of FinanceBoards financial research data and information widgets both classic and new are much greater than just the EPS Estimates Annual Change Widget. You can also create any Widget yourself from any API and add it to your dashboards, either our premade ones or ones you’ve created. Signing up for a free account below is a great way to explore all the widgets FinanceBoards offers.
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Thanks for reading, and stay tuned for our next Widget Spotlight.