The company in question is, BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) currently with a stock price of 372.24 (-0.67% today). The market cap for BlackRock, Inc. is 61361.57, and is in the sector Financial, and Asset Management industry. The target price for BlackRock, Inc. is 388.15. Currently BlackRock, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 19.86, and a forward P/E of 16.83. Average volume for BlackRock, Inc. is 573.85 and so far today it is 179059.
Performance in the last year for BlackRock, Inc. has been 15.52%. For EPS growth, BlackRock, Inc. has seen a growth of 2.80%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 16.01%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 13.40% over the last five years and could be 11.09% for the next five years. BlackRock, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -67.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -73.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.50%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 10.33%.
Since the IPO date for BlackRock, Inc. on the 10/1/1999, BlackRock, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 11.53%. With BlackRock, Inc. trading at 372.24, the dividend yield is 2.44%, and the EPS is 18.87.
So could BlackRock, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 19.86. The PEG is 1.79, P/S is 5.43 and the P/B is at 2.18. The P/cash is 12.07, with P/free cash flow at 27.08.
BlackRock, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.17, and total debt/equity at 0.17.
In terms of margins, BlackRock, Inc. has a gross margin of 89.20%, an operating margin of 40.30% and a profit margin of 28.10%.Payout ratio for BlackRock, Inc. is 46.10%. Return on assets come to 1.40% with return on investment coming to 10.20%.
Insider ownership for BlackRock, Inc., is at 1.80% and institutional ownership comes to 86.40%. Outstanding shares are at 163.74. While shares float is 156.26. The float short is currently 1.30%, and short ratio is 3.53.