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Is First Data Corporation(NYSE: FDC), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 10/15/2015. First Data Corporation is in the Business Services industry and Services sector. Average volume for First Data Corporation, is 4998.87, and so far today it has a volume of 2351558. Performance year to date since the 10/15/2015 is -13.05%.

To help you determine whether First Data Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is 9.21. PEG perhaps more useful shows that First Data Corporation has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 1.09 and the P/B ratio is 15.65. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 44.85 and 18.07 respectively.

At the current price First Data Corporation is trading at, 13.93 (0.07% today), First Data Corporation has a dividend yield of *TBA, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -6.37, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 14.88% after growing 88.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 661.90%, and 1.90% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 907.95, and the number of shares float is 334.54. The senior management bring insider ownership to 1.10%, and institutional ownership is at 94.80%. The float short is 4.48%, with the short ratio at a value of 3. Management has seen a return on assets of -3.70%, and also a return on investment of 0.00%.

The ability for First Data Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.1, and quick ratio is *TBA. Long term debt/equity is 23.62 and total debt/equity is 24.01. In terms of margins, First Data Corporation has a gross margin of 41.80%, with its operating margin at 0.40%, and First Data Corporation has a profit margin of -10.80%.

The 52 week high is -22.57%, with 66.43% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 13.11% and the 200 day simple moving average is 6.40%.

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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