Are Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM) And National Retail Properties, Inc. (NNN) Value Investors’ Bread And Butter?

4 analysts out of 5 Wall Street brokerage firms rate Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) as a Buy, while 0 see it as a Sell. The rest 1 describe it as a Hold. TSM stock traded higher to an intra-day high of $39.62. At one point in session, its potential discontinued and the price was down to lows at $39.035. Analysts have set TSM’s consensus price at $48.68, effectively giving it a 23.4% projection on returns. Should the projected estimates be met, then the stock will likely hit its highest price at $52 (up 31.81% from current price levels). TSM has a 19.9% ROE, higher than the 13.57% average for the industry. The average ROE for the sector is 15.56%.

It is expected that in Jun 2019 quarter TSM will have an EPS of $0.41, suggesting a -12.77% growth. Yearly earnings are expected to rise by -12.05% to about $1.97. As for the coming year, growth will be about 18.27%, lifting earnings to $2.33. RSI after the last trading period was 47.24. TSM recorded a change of 2.63% over the past week and returned 1.62% over the last three months while the TSM stock’s monthly performance revealed a shift in price of -6%. The year to date (YTD) performance stands at 6.88%, and the bi-yearly performance specified an activity trend of 7.49% while the shares have moved 0.64% for the past 12 months.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM) currently trades at $39.45, which is lower by -0.03% its previous price. It has a total of 4.94 billion outstanding shares, with an ATR of around 0.89. The company’s stock volume dropped to 6.6 million, worse than 8.47 million that represents its 50-day average. A 5-day increase of about 2.63% in its price means TSM is now 6.88% higher on year-to-date. The shares have surrendered $43429.55 since its $45.64 52-week high price recorded on 18th of April 2019. Overall, it has seen a growth rate of 0.64 over the last 12 months. The current price per share is $5.24 above the 52 week low of $34.21 set on 4th of January 2019.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM)’s EPS was $0.38 as reported for the March quarter. In comparison, the same quarter a year ago had an EPS of $0.59. That means that its growth in general now stands at -36%. Therefore, a prediction of $0.38 given by the analysts brought a negative surprise of 0%. TSM March quarter revenue was $7.1 billion, compared to $8.46 billion recorded in same quarter last year, giving it a -16% growth rate. The company’s $-1.36 billion revenue decline that quarter surprised Wall Street and investors will need to consider this as they assess the stock.

National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) shares depreciated -0.2% over the last trading period, taking overall 5-day performance up to 1.18%. NNN’s price now at $55.1 is greater than the 50-day average of $53.15. Getting the trading period increased to 200 days, the stock price was seen at $50.08 on average. The general public currently hold control of a total of 161.49 million shares, which is the number publicly available for trading. The total of shares that it has issued to investors is 162.59 million. The company’s management holds a total of 0.6%, while institutional investors hold about 93.1% of the remaining shares. NNN share price finished last trade 2.72% above its 20 day simple moving average and its upbeat gap from 200 day simple moving average is 10.11%, while closing the session with 3.71% distance from 50 day simple moving average.

National Retail Properties, Inc. (NNN) shares were last observed trading -1.38% down since March 28, 2019 when the peak of $55.87 was hit. Last month’s price growth of 3.3% puts NNN performance for the year now at 13.58%. Consequently, the shares price is trending higher by 33.19%, a 52-week worst price since Jun. 14, 2018. However, it is regaining value with 7.7% in the last 6 months. From a technical perspective, it appears more likely that the stock will experience a Bull Run market as a result of the strong support seen recently between $54.38 and $54.74. The immediate resistance area is now $55.43 Williams’s %R (14) for NNN moved to 9.2 while the stochastic %K points at 90.08.

NNN’s beta is 0.19; meaning investors could reap lower returns, although it also poses lower risks. The company allocated $1.47 per share from its yearly profit to its outstanding shares. Its last reported revenue is $163.71 million, which was 7% versus $152.84 million in the corresponding quarter last year. The EPS for Mar 19 quarter came in at $0.67 compared to $0.67 in the year-ago quarter and had represented 0% year-over-year earnings per share growth. NNN’s ROA is 0%, lower than the 3.31% industry average. Although a more robust percentage would be better, consideration is given to how well peers within the industry performed. Companies within the sector had an ROA of 2.59%.