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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: FedEx Corporation, FDX

FedEx Corporation, FDX is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Air Delivery & Freight Services in the sector of Services. Based in USA, FedEx Corporation, FDX  has a market cap of 42527.92. Since its IPO date on the 4/12/1978, FedEx Corporation, FDX performance year to date is 8.26%. Today FedEx Corporation, FDX has gained -0.28%, with a current price of 160.16.

Ownership of the company is 6.00% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 76.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 15.30%. Return of assets are at 4.60%, with return on investment at 7.80%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, FedEx Corporation, FDX is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1. While Total debt/equity is 1.01. With a profit margin of 3.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 71.30%, and operating margin of 6.10%. FedEx Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.5, while the quick ratio is 1.4.

For the last year FedEx Corporation, FDX has seen a EPS growth of 78.40%. A performance for the year of -4.85%. The 52-week high is -6.71%, and the 52-week low is 34.36%. The average volume for FedEx Corporation, FDX is 359142.

With a target price of 181.64, can FedEx Corporation, FDX reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of FedEx Corporation, FDX. FedEx Corporation has a P/E of 24.73 and a forward P/E of 11.93. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.36. FedEx Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.84 and 3.15 respectively. For P/cash, FedEx Corporation has a value of 12.03, while it is 70.53 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 160.16, FedEx Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.00%. We see a return on equity of 12.50%.

Looking more long-term FedEx Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.50%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 12.83% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 78.40% for this year and for the last five years a 7.30% growth has been seen.

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