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Is Sony Corporation(NYSE: SNE), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Sony Corporation (NYSE: SNE) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 7/26/1974. Sony Corporation is in the Electronic Equipment industry and Consumer Goods sector. Average volume for Sony Corporation, is 1488.06, and so far today it has a volume of 233288. Performance year to date since the 7/26/1974 is 23.00%.

To help you determine whether Sony Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 38.32 and forward P/E is 13.45. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Sony Corporation has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 0.49 and the P/B ratio is 1.52. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 2.14 and 10.3 respectively.

At the current price Sony Corporation is trading at, 30.5 (0.76% today), Sony Corporation has a dividend yield of 0.56%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 11.90%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 0.79, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 226.09% after growing 9.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 121.00%, and -0.50% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 1272.01, and the number of shares float is 1002.97. The senior management bring insider ownership to *TBA, and institutional ownership is at 6.80%. The float short is 0.34%, with the short ratio at a value of 2.29. Management has seen a return on assets of 0.60%, and also a return on investment of -0.60%.

The ability for Sony Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 0.9, and quick ratio is 0.7. Long term debt/equity is 0.29 and total debt/equity is 0.45. In terms of margins, Sony Corporation has a gross margin of 35.20%, with its operating margin at 3.30%, and Sony Corporation has a profit margin of 1.20%.

The 52 week high is -2.65%, with 53.27% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 8.37% and the 200 day simple moving average is 18.49%.

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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