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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH)?

The company in question is, Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH) currently with a stock price of 51.57 (0.76% today). The market cap for Dish Network Corp. is 23786.93, and is in the sector Services, and CATV Systems industry. The target price for Dish Network Corp. is 72. Currently Dish Network Corp. is trading with a P/E of 27.35, and a forward P/E of 18.86. Average volume for Dish Network Corp. is 2947.32 and so far today it is 774143.

Performance in the last year for Dish Network Corp. has been -23.25%. For EPS growth, Dish Network Corp. has seen a growth of -21.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to -10.99%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -6.10% over the last five years and could be -0.09% for the next five years. Dish Network Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 0.10%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 25.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.29%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.35%.

Since the IPO date for Dish Network Corp. on the 6/21/1995, Dish Network Corp. has seen performance year to date to be -10.49%. With Dish Network Corp. trading at 51.57, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 1.87.

So could Dish Network Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 27.35. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.57 and the P/B is at 6.75. The P/cash is 6.82, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Dish Network Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.3, and the quick ratio is 1.2. This is with long term debt/equity at 4.03, and total debt/equity at 4.04.

In terms of margins, Dish Network Corp. has a gross margin of 26.00%, an operating margin of 9.80% and a profit margin of 5.80%.Payout ratio for Dish Network Corp. is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 3.80% with return on investment coming to 5.90%.

Insider ownership for Dish Network Corp., is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 90.00%. Outstanding shares are at 464.77. While shares float is 218.87. The float short is currently 1.51%, and short ratio is 1.12.

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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