With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 11/17/1995. Waters Corporation is in the Medical Instruments & Supplies industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Waters Corporation, is 454.92, and so far today it has a volume of 127427. Performance year to date since the 11/17/1995 is 10.56%.
To help you determine whether Waters Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 26.33 and forward P/E is 21.46. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Waters Corporation has a value for PEG of 3. P/S ratio is 5.87 and the P/B ratio is 5.75. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 4.82 and 26.3 respectively.
At the current price Waters Corporation is trading at, 150.61 (1.22% today), Waters Corporation has a dividend yield of *TBA, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 0.00%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 5.65, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 8.92% after growing 11.40% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 0.00%, and 3.20% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 81.18, and the number of shares float is 77.3. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 96.40%. The float short is 3.98%, with the short ratio at a value of 6.77. Management has seen a return on assets of 11.10%, and also a return on investment of 13.30%.
The ability for Waters Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 6.3, and quick ratio is 5.8. Long term debt/equity is 0.76 and total debt/equity is 0.82. In terms of margins, Waters Corporation has a gross margin of 58.50%, with its operating margin at 27.20%, and Waters Corporation has a profit margin of 22.70%.
The 52 week high is -0.55%, with 34.47% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 8.56% and the 200 day simple moving average is 15.30%.
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