$0.12 EPS Expected for Enerplus (ERF); Atento SA (ATTO) Shorts Lowered By 6.26%

February 16, 2018 - By Migdalia James

Analysts expect Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) to report $0.12 EPS on February, 23.They anticipate $0.00 EPS change or 0.00% from last quarter’s $0.12 EPS. ERF’s profit would be $28.77 million giving it 22.13 P/E if the $0.12 EPS is correct. After having $0.06 EPS previously, Enerplus Corporation’s analysts see 100.00% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.76% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $10.62. About 1.19 million shares traded or 3.71% up from the average. Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) has risen 69.92% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.22% the S&P500.

Atento SA (NYSE:ATTO) had a decrease of 6.26% in short interest. ATTO’s SI was 89,900 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 6.26% from 95,900 shares previously. With 189,800 avg volume, 1 days are for Atento SA (NYSE:ATTO)’s short sellers to cover ATTO’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $9.95. About 265,453 shares traded or 12.58% up from the average. Atento S.A. (NYSE:ATTO) has risen 19.10% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.40% the S&P500.

Enerplus Corporation, together with subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of natural gas and crude oil in the United States and Canada. The company has market cap of $2.55 billion. The company's oil and natural gas properties are located primarily in North Dakota, Montana, and Pennsylvania; and Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan. It has a 3.15 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it had proved plus probable gross reserves of approximately 14.3 million barrels of light and medium crude oil; 39.0 MMbbls of heavy crude oil; 123.0 MMbbls of tight oil; 18.1 MMbbls of natural gas liquids; 126.3 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of conventional natural gas; and 1,002.8 Bcf of shale gas.

Among 6 analysts covering Enerplus Corp (NYSE:ERF), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Enerplus Corp had 14 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Friday, February 10 by BMO Capital Markets. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 10 by FirstEnergy Capital. The rating was upgraded by UBS to “Buy” on Monday, November 9. Canaccord Genuity initiated Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) on Wednesday, August 17 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research given on Monday, June 6. The stock of Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 8 by Macquarie Research. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, June 6 by Raymond James. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Monday, November 9 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was initiated on Friday, December 18 by Raymond James.

Atento S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides customer relationship management and business process outsourcing services and solutions in Brazil, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company has market cap of $735.40 million. It offers a range of front and back-end services, including sales, customer care, collections, back office, applications-processing, credit-management, and technical support services. It has a 74.81 P/E ratio. The firm serves clients primarily in the telecommunications and financial services sectors; and in multi-sectors, including consumer goods, retail, public administration, healthcare, travel, and transportation and logistics, as well as technology and media.

Among 6 analysts covering Atento (NYSE:ATTO), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Atento had 10 analyst reports since March 9, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Atento S.A. (NYSE:ATTO) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 20 by Robert W. Baird. Credit Suisse downgraded the shares of ATTO in report on Wednesday, May 11 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Wednesday, March 9. On Tuesday, July 25 the stock rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Neutral”. Robert W. Baird maintained Atento S.A. (NYSE:ATTO) rating on Sunday, September 17. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $15.0 target. On Thursday, May 25 the stock rating was downgraded by ValuEngine to “Hold”. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research given on Monday, April 24. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research given on Monday, August 21. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, March 9 by Bank of America.

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