On Tuesday, Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) stock opened its trade at $ 56.84 and after floating in a range of $ 56.37 to $ 58.50, settled at $ 56.91. The stock lost -4.19% in total of its share price. The stock’s 52-week range is $ 41.63 – $ 63.40.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) first quarter 2017 diluted EPS reduced 22.8 percent to $ 1.05 contrast to $ 1.36 in the same period of 2016. First quarter net income was $ 186.4 million on merged revenue of $ 1.50 billion as compared to net income of $ 250.5 million on merged revenue of $ 1.75 billion in the first quarter of last year.
First quarter worldwide Harley-Davidson retail motorcycle sales were down 4.2 percent contrast to the same period in 2016. In line with the company’s expectations, Harley-Davidson retail motorcycle sales in the U.S. were down 5.7 percent contrast to the year-ago quarter, with the overall U.S. industry down for the same period. Harley-Davidson’s U.S. market share for the quarter was 51.3 percent in the 601cc-plus segment, up contrast to the first quarter in 2016. Harley-Davidson’s international retail sales reduced 1.8 percent contrast to the same quarter in 2016.
“We recently declared our plan to build the next generation of Harley-Davidson riders globally. We are energized by our focused strategy, and we believe our powerful brand and commitment to excellence will position us to drive demand for our products and grow our sport,” concluded Levatich.
HOG stock’s price is now -10.24% down from its 52-week high and +39.30% up from its 52-week low. Taking a look into the performance of HOG stock, investor will come to know that the weekly performance for this stock is valued at -7.97%, resulting in a performance for the month at -8.58%. Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of -2.84% and year to date performance of -1.83%.
Shares of Centurylink Inc (NYSE:CTL) declined -0.95% to $ 25.06. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 7.25 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 9.24 Million shares. The 52-week range of the share price is from $ 22.33 – $ 33.45. For trailing twelve months, EPS value for the stock is $ 1.16.
Beta factor of the stock stands at 0.76. Beta factor is used to measure the volatility of the stock. The stock remained 1.51% volatile for the week and 1.72% for the month. Looking into the profitability ratios of CTL stock, investor will find its ROE, ROA, ROI standing at 4.50%, 1.30% and 5.90%, respectively.