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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT)?

The company in question is, Syngenta AG (NYSE:SYT) currently with a stock price of 87.51 (0.15% today). The market cap for Syngenta AG is 40779.66, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Agricultural Chemicals industry. The target price for Syngenta AG is 85.07. Currently Syngenta AG is trading with a P/E of 34.04, and a forward P/E of 22.86. Average volume for Syngenta AG is 613.89 and so far today it is 329000.

Performance in the last year for Syngenta AG has been 30.68%. For EPS growth, Syngenta AG has seen a growth of -17.50%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.34%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -0.60% over the last five years and could be 7.50% for the next five years. Syngenta AG has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -7.10%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -12.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is 6.88%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 10.96%.

Since the IPO date for Syngenta AG on the 11/13/2000, Syngenta AG has seen performance year to date to be 14.23%. With Syngenta AG trading at 87.51, the dividend yield is 2.62%, and the EPS is 2.57.

So could Syngenta AG, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 34.04. The PEG is 4.54, P/S is 3.17 and the P/B is at 5.1. The P/cash is 20.81, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Syngenta AG ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.7, and the quick ratio is 1.2. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.45, and total debt/equity at 0.77.

In terms of margins, Syngenta AG has a gross margin of 47.60%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Syngenta AG is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 13.10%.

Insider ownership for Syngenta AG, is at 1.00% and institutional ownership comes to 7.20%. Outstanding shares are at 466. While shares float is 461.05. The float short is currently 0.09%, and short ratio is 0.66.

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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