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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)?

The company in question is, Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) currently with a stock price of 22.74 (4.53% today). The market cap for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is 48115.13, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Oil & Gas Pipelines industry. The target price for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is 22.79. Currently Kinder Morgan, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 587.84, and a forward P/E of 29.12. Average volume for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is 16055.83 and so far today it is 13378119.

Performance in the last year for Kinder Morgan, Inc. has been -33.27%. For EPS growth, Kinder Morgan, Inc. has seen a growth of -88.50%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 13.87%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 17.80% over the last five years and could be 8.37% for the next five years. Kinder Morgan, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -9.20%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -1.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 16.64%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 25.54%.

Since the IPO date for Kinder Morgan, Inc. on the 2/11/2011, Kinder Morgan, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 49.00%. With Kinder Morgan, Inc. trading at 22.74, the dividend yield is 2.30%, and the EPS is 0.04.

So could Kinder Morgan, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 587.84. The PEG is 70.23, P/S is 3.52 and the P/B is at 1.38. The P/cash is 97.6, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 0.4, and the quick ratio is 0.3. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.14, and total debt/equity at 1.24.

In terms of margins, Kinder Morgan, Inc. has a gross margin of 57.40%, an operating margin of 16.30% and a profit margin of 0.60%.Payout ratio for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is *TBA. Return on assets come to 0.10% with return on investment coming to 2.40%.

Insider ownership for Kinder Morgan, Inc., is at 13.70% and institutional ownership comes to 57.60%. Outstanding shares are at 2212.19. While shares float is 1934.38. The float short is currently 2.18%, and short ratio is 2.63.

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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