The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) shares were trading lower by -0.13 percent ($-0.17) at $128.65 a piece in Tuesday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $128.82. TRV trades with a P/S ratio of 1.25. This is lower than the both industry’s 90.29 and the wider sector’s 13.11. A low price-to-sales ratio, typically less than 1.0, is considered a good value. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 13.44 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 12.82. Shares of TRV have uptrended 1.73% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved -1.88% in that time. The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) has a market cap of $35.3 billion and over the last 12 months, The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) has gone stronger by 11.89%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:TRV) price has been as high as $130.37 and as low as $103.45. The Travelers Companies, Inc. earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 25% over the last 5 years.

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (Mean Target Price: $127.82)

The average 1-year price target for The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $127.82/share. That’s a potential -0.65 decrease relative to where The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $127.5 and $128.86. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $110. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $146.

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 2.8 for The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Of the 21 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track TRV 13 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 8, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy The Travelers Companies, Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. A 5 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while3 believe that investors should either steer clear of TRV or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) Cheap From Peers?

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) knifed -0.13 percent lower and now trades for $127.22. RCL comes in with a P/S ratio of 3.09 that’s greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (13.11) and its peers (90.29). Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 14.82 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 17.64. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $128.09 and as low as $67.53. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 2.4% over the last 5 years. Shares of RCL have increased 13.02% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has gained 9.86% in that time.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (Price Objective: $130.25)

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) has a market cap of $26.77 billion and over the last 12 months, RCL has risen by 84.94%. The average 1-year price target for (RCL) reveals an average price target of $130.25 per share. That’s a potential 2.38 gain from where (NYSE:RCL) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $114. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $156.

Analyst Thoughts About Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 22 analysts — of 1.7 for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) points to bullish case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. 4 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 18 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. A 18 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:RCL) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.