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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: TOTAL S.A., TOT

TOTAL S.A., TOT is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Major Integrated Oil & Gas in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in France, TOTAL S.A., TOT  has a market cap of 120779.67. Since its IPO date on the 10/25/1991, TOTAL S.A., TOT performance year to date is 11.60%. Today TOTAL S.A., TOT has gained -3.34%, with a current price of 47.11.

Ownership of the company is 8.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 5.90%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 122.90%. Return of assets are at 1.80%, with return on investment at 2.10%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, TOTAL S.A., TOT is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.45. While Total debt/equity is 0.56. With a profit margin of 3.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 33.60%, and operating margin of 2.10%. TOTAL S.A. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.4, while the quick ratio is 1.1.

For the last year TOTAL S.A., TOT has seen a EPS growth of 17.00%. A performance for the year of 6.35%. The 52-week high is -6.86%, and the 52-week low is 24.17%. The average volume for TOTAL S.A., TOT is 1239907.

With a target price of 53.36, can TOTAL S.A., TOT reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of TOTAL S.A., TOT. TOTAL S.A. has a P/E of 28.74 and a forward P/E of 10.14. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of *TBA. TOTAL S.A. also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.9 and 1.21 respectively. For P/cash, TOTAL S.A. has a value of 5.03, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 47.11, TOTAL S.A. has a dividend yield of 5.62%. We see a return on equity of 4.20%.

Looking more long-term TOTAL S.A., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of -3.10%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 44.34% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 17.00% for this year and for the last five years a -14.30% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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