(VIANEWS) – Tesla (TSLA), Jiayin Group (JFIN), First Industrial Realty Trust (FR) are the highest sales growth and return on equity stocks on this list.

Here is a list of stocks with an above 5% expected next quarter sales growth, and a 3% or higher return on equity. May these stocks be a good medium-term investment option?

1. Tesla (TSLA)

41.5% sales growth and 32.24% return on equity

Tesla, Inc. develops, produces, leases, sells, and leases electric cars and other energy storage and generation systems throughout the United States, China, as well as internationally. It operates two divisions: Automotive and Energy Generation and Storage. It offers electric cars and sells regulatory credit. The segment offers sedans and sport-utility vehicles via direct and used vehicle sales. It also has a network Tesla Superchargers that can be upgraded and in-app upgrades. Purchase financing and leasing are other options. The segment also provides non-warranty aftersales services and retail merchandise. It sells products to third parties. Services for electric cars through company-owned service points and Tesla mobile technicians. There are vehicle limited warranties as well as extended service plans. Energy Generation and Storage is involved in design, manufacturing, installation, sales, and lease of solar energy generation and storage products. It also offers related services for residential, commercial and industrial customers and utility companies through its stores and galleries as well as through a number of channel partners. The segment offers repair and service to customers of its energy products, as well as financing options for its customers. The original name of the company was Tesla Motors, Inc., but it changed its name in February 2017 to Tesla, Inc. Tesla, Inc. was founded in 2003. It is located in Austin, Texas.

Earnings per Share

Tesla’s trailing 12 month EPS is $1.

PE Ratio

Tesla’s trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 194.85. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $194.85 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the profitability and shareholder equity for a company, was 32.24%.

Volume

Tesla’s current reported volume is at 69405000, which is 12.07% lower than its 78936100 average.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 55.9%, now sitting on 74.86B for the twelve trailing months.

Moving Average

Tesla’s current value is far below its moving average 50 days of $236.46, and much lower than its moving average 200 days of $269.59.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter and the next is 48.2% and 20.6%, respectively.

Previous days news about Tesla(TSLA)

  • According to MarketWatch on Wednesday, 30 November, "Of the larger publicly traded U.S. auto makers, only Ford Motor Co. is slated to report November auto sales likely this week, with General Motors Co. , Tesla Inc. , and Rivian Automotive Inc. reporting fourth-quarter sales in early January."
  • According to MarketWatch on Friday, 2 December, "Ford said its EV sales grew at twice the rate of overall EV sales in November, and makes Ford the second-best EV seller and maker, behind leader Tesla Inc. . ", "The sales report comes a day after Ford said it had have dropped 32.1% and Tesla have slumped 44.5%. "
  • Mullen automotive stock fails to keep up with Tesla, nasdaq. According to FXStreet on Thursday, 1 December, "On Wednesday, electric vehicle leader Tesla (TSLA) exploded7.7% on Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s announcement that the central bank would be looking at smaller interest rate hikes going forward. ", "Additionally, Tesla will deliver its first Tesla Semi, a fully battery electric semi tractor trailer, to Pepsi (PEP) at a Thursday event at its Nevada factory. "
  • According to MarketWatch on Wednesday, 30 November, "For Tesla Inc. , which generated $5.13 billion in revenue from China in its latest quarter, or about 24% of total revenue, short interest as a percent of float was 2.9%."
  • According to FXStreet on Friday, 2 December, "The situation in China is helping some of the big tech names, notably Apple (AAPL) and Tesla (TSLA), which overall ishelping all indices. "

2. Jiayin Group (JFIN)

26.3% sales growth and 631.96% return on equity

Jiayin Group Inc. is an online platform for individual financing that links individual investors with individual Chinese borrowers. The platform facilitates secure, transparent and quick connections between investors, borrowers, and lenders. It was established in Shanghai in the People’s Republic of China in 2011.

Earnings per Share

Jiayin Group’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $1.72.

PE Ratio

Jiayin Group’s trailing 12 months earnings to price ratio is 1.4. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $1.4 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is an indicator of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 631.96%.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

At 10:22 EST Jiayin Group stock was valued at $2.42, which is way lower than its 52 week high of $4.13 or its 52 week low of $1.57.

3. First Industrial Realty Trust (FR)

14% sales growth and 18.19% return on equity

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FR) is a leading fully integrated owner, operator, and developer of industrial real estate with a track record of providing industry-leading customer service to multinational corporations and regional customers. Across major markets in the United States, our local market experts manage, lease, buy, (re)develop, and sell bulk and regional distribution centers, light industrial, and other industrial facility types. In total, we own and have under development approximately 64.0 million square feet of industrial space as of June 30, 2020.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, First Industrial Realty Trust has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.98.

PE Ratio

First Industrial Realty Trust has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 16.47. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $16.47 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 18.19%.

4. Pacific Premier Bancorp (PPBI)

13.4% sales growth and 10.58% return on equity

Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Pacific Premier Bank that provides banking services to businesses, professionals, real estate investors, and non-profit organizations. The company accepts deposit products, such as checking, money market, and savings accounts; and certificates of deposit. Its loan portfolio includes commercial real estate owner and non-owner-occupied, multifamily, construction and land, franchise real estate secured, small business administration (SBA), and SBA paycheck protection program loans; revolving lines or credit, term loans, seasonal loans, and loans secured by liquid collateral; one-to-four family and home equity lines of credit loans; and savings account secured loans and auto loans. The company also offers cash management, electronic banking, treasury management, and online bill payment services. It operates 61 full-service depository branches located in Arizona, California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Pacific Premier Bancorp has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.15.

PE Ratio

Pacific Premier Bancorp has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 31.2. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $31.2 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 10.58%.

Sales Growth

Pacific Premier Bancorp’s sales growth is 7.6% for the present quarter and 13.4% for the next.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Pacific Premier Bancorp’s stock is valued at $36.04 at 10:23 EST, way under its 52-week high of $44.57 and way above its 52-week low of $27.92.

5. Sterling Construction Company (STRL)

12.6% sales growth and 22.41% return on equity

Sterling Construction Company, Inc. is a contractor that specializes in heavy civil, specialty, and residential construction. Its primary markets are the Southern United States, California, Hawaii, Rocky Mountain States, California, Hawaii, and California. It undertakes various civil projects including roads, roads, bridges and airfields. The company offers specialized services, such as parking structures and foundations for multifamily homes. Concrete foundations can also be provided by the company for single-family houses. It also provides services such as surveying and clearing, clearing, grubbing and erosion control, soil stabilization, storm drainage, drilling and blasting and curb and gutter installation. In November 2001, the company, formerly Oakhurst Company, Inc., changed its name from Sterling Construction Company, Inc. Sterling Construction Company, Inc. was established in 1955. It is located in The Woodlands, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Sterling Construction Company has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.76.

PE Ratio

Sterling Construction Company has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 17.89. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $17.89 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 22.41%.

6. Haemonetics Corporation (HAE)

6.4% sales growth and 12.06% return on equity

Haemonetics Corporation is a company that provides healthcare solutions and products for hematology. The company operates in three areas: Plasma, Blood Center and Hospital. It offers plasma collection equipment, disposables, software and other related products. This includes NexSys PCS, PCS2, plasmapheresis equipment, disposables, intravenous solutions and integrated IT platforms that allow plasma customers to manage donors, supply chains, and operations. NexLynk DMS donor management systems. The company also offers automated and manual blood component collection systems. This includes disposable whole blood collection sets and components storage sets. The company also offers products for hospitals that include TEG diagnostic systems, which allow clinicians to determine the patient’s coagulation status at the point of care or in a laboratory setting. TEG Manager software connects several TEG analyzers within a hospital and provides clinicians remote access and history to inform treatment decisions. Cell Saver Elite+, an autologous blood recovery solution, allows clinicians to make informed decisions about patients. BloodTrack is a blood management suite that includes software and hardware components. It can be used as an extension to the hospital’s information. The company sells products via a direct sales force as well as independent distributors and representatives. Haemonetics Corporation, headquartered in Boston Massachusetts was established in 1971.

Earnings per Share

Haemonetics Corporation’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $1.69.

PE Ratio

Haemonetics Corporation’s trailing 12-month price-to-earnings ratio is 47.92. The purchaser of the shares is investing $47.92 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 12.06%.

7. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA)

5.6% sales growth and 26.5% return on equity

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated is an asset management company and disposition firm. It sells durable equipment through unreserved on-site auctions, online markets, listing services and private brokerage. It sells used and unutilized equipment such as earthmoving equipment and truck trailers. The company also hosts live auctions with online bidding. It sells equipment through unreserved, live auctions on 40 sites around the world. The company serves the construction, transport, energy, oil, gas, mining and forestry industries. It operates internationally, including in the United States and Canada. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated, which was established in 1958 is located in Burnaby (Canada).

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.72.

PE Ratio

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 19.83. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $19.83 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 26.5%.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated stock was valued at $53.93 as of 10:23 EST. This is way lower than the 52-week high $72.73 but much higher than the 52-week low $48.65.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated is 872980 which is 10.85% above its average volume of 787478.