Hot Stocks: Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS), Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET)

On Thursday, Shares of Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS), added 11.53% and closed at $50.97 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $49.05 and $52.91. The company’s Market capitalization is $9.51 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 180.00 million. Kohl’s Corporation (KSS) recently stated results for the three and nine month periods ended October 29, 2016.

Kevin Mansell, Kohl’s chairman, chief executive officer and president, said, “We are happy to see continued improvement in our sales trends. Our back-to-school season was strong, followed by a soft September, and progressive improvement throughout October. We are encouraged by these trends as we enter the Holiday season. Our teams did an excellent job managing inventory. Expenses were also well-controlled as substantially all teams outperformed their plans.”

Technical Analysis: During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $33.87 and reached to max level of $52.91. The EPS of company is strolling at 3.06.

Shares of Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET), jumped 4.80% and closed at $53.74 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $52.21 and $54.98. The company’s Market capitalization is $63.26 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.10 billion. MetLife, Inc. (MET) recently declared that its board of directors has approved a new $3 billion authorization for the company to repurchase its common stock.

Commenting on the declarement, Chairman, President and CEO Steven A. Kandarian said:

“Excess capital belongs to our shareholders, and we are happy to declare our leading ever buyback authorization now that we have defined a capitalization and execution plan for the separation of Brighthouse Financial. Together with our dividend, which has grown by 116 percent over the past three years, this buyback authorization shows that our strategy of generating higher free cash flow is gaining momentum.”

Technical Analysis: During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $35.00 and reached to max level of $54.98. The EPS of company is strolling at 3.26.

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