Brokerage Expectations in Spotlight for Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) shares have a current ABR (average broker recommendation) of N/A. This recommendation is offered by Zacks Research. The rating lands on a sliding numerical scale from 1 to 5. A recommendation of 5 would indicate a Strong Sell, and a 1 would signify a Strong Buy. The mean rating may help provide a general sense of analyst sentiment on company shares.

Sell-side analysts taken into consideration by Zacks have also provided price target estimates on shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). The highest current target is $N/A. The lowest price target out of the polled analysts is presently $N/A. The consensus target price is currently noted at $N/A. Analysts may employ various techniques to help predict future stock price levels.

On the earnings front, Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) is expected to post quarterly earnings per share of $N/A. This is the current consensus figure provided by Zacks. Investors and analysts will be looking for the company to next post earnings on or around N/A. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) most recently reported quarterly EPS of $N/A for the quarter ending N/A. The gap between the actual and the projected estimate leading up to earnings created a surprise factor of N/A%.

According to data provided by Zacks Research, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a consensus target price of $151.827 on the stock. Out of the polled analysts providing targets, the high is currently $202, while the low is resting at $85. Analyst price targets may vary depending on the individual method used to calculate the estimate.
Turning to earnings, analysts are expecting Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to post a current quarter EPS of $1.58. This consensus number is compiled by Zacks Research. For the period ending on 2017-03-31, the company reported EPS for the quarter of $2.1. The resulting surprise factor from the difference between the reported number and the consensus estimate going into earnings was 3.96%. After a company reports earnings, the stock may see increased activity. The next earnings report date is scheduled on or near 2017-07-25.
In terms of analyst ratings, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a current ABR of 1.8. This average broker recommendation is given by Zacks using a scale from 1 to 5. According to this scale, a rating of 1 or 2 would indicate a Buy, and a rating of 4 or 5 would signify a Sell recommendation. A 3 would indicate a Hold on the stock.

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