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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC)?

The company in question is, First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) currently with a stock price of 13.45 (-2.32% today). The market cap for First Data Corporation is 12364.18, and is in the sector Services, and Business Services industry. The target price for First Data Corporation is 16.19. Currently First Data Corporation is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of 8.86. Average volume for First Data Corporation is 4592.62 and so far today it is 4726762.

Performance in the last year for First Data Corporation has been *TBA. For EPS growth, First Data Corporation has seen a growth of 88.60%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 14.91%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -46.00% over the last five years and could be 16.73% for the next five years. First Data Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 1.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 661.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.62%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 3.89%.

Since the IPO date for First Data Corporation on the 10/15/2015, First Data Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -16.04%. With First Data Corporation trading at 13.45, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is -6.37.

So could First Data Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.07 and the P/B is at 15.11. The P/cash is 43.84, with P/free cash flow at 17.66.

First Data Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 23.62, and total debt/equity at 24.01.

In terms of margins, First Data Corporation has a gross margin of 41.80%, an operating margin of 0.40% and a profit margin of -10.80%.Payout ratio for First Data Corporation is *TBA. Return on assets come to -3.70% with return on investment coming to 0.00%.

Insider ownership for First Data Corporation, is at 0.40% and institutional ownership comes to 94.70%. Outstanding shares are at 919.27. While shares float is 334.41. The float short is currently 4.61%, and short ratio is 3.35.

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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