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Is Bristol-Myers Squibb Company(NYSE: BMY), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company is in the Drug Manufacturers – Major industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, is 8902.07, and so far today it has a volume of 3456279. Performance year to date since the 6/1/1972 is -13.73%.

To help you determine whether Bristol-Myers Squibb Company is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 34.34 and forward P/E is 19.27. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a value for PEG of 1.74. P/S ratio is 5.6 and the P/B ratio is 6.57. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 21.2 and *TBA respectively.

At the current price Bristol-Myers Squibb Company is trading at, 58.96 (0.48% today), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a dividend yield of 2.59%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 87.80%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 1.71, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 15.87% after growing -22.30% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 990.60%, and 17.00% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 1680.23, and the number of shares float is 1504.56. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.10%, and institutional ownership is at 75.00%. The float short is 0.93%, with the short ratio at a value of 1.58. Management has seen a return on assets of 9.00%, and also a return on investment of 4.60%.

The ability for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.6, and quick ratio is 1.4. Long term debt/equity is 0.44 and total debt/equity is 0.45. In terms of margins, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a gross margin of 75.70%, with its operating margin at 20.80%, and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company has a profit margin of 16.30%.

The 52 week high is -23.55%, with 16.42% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -17.16% and the 200 day simple moving average is -12.26%.

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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