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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Vantiv, Inc., VNTV

Vantiv, Inc., VNTV is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Business Services in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Vantiv, Inc., VNTV  has a market cap of 10761.51. Since its IPO date on the 3/22/2012, Vantiv, Inc., VNTV performance year to date is 18.49%. Today Vantiv, Inc., VNTV has gained 1.68%, with a current price of 56.19.

Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is *TBA. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 0.00%. Return of assets are at 3.00%, with return on investment at 8.60%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Vantiv, Inc., VNTV is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 2.73. While Total debt/equity is 2.84. With a profit margin of 5.70%, this is combined with a gross margin of 53.10%, and operating margin of 15.00%. Vantiv, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.9, while the quick ratio is 0.9.

For the last year Vantiv, Inc., VNTV has seen a EPS growth of 17.00%. A performance for the year of 26.21%. The 52-week high is -5.75%, and the 52-week low is 33.75%. The average volume for Vantiv, Inc., VNTV is 1204700.

With a target price of 62.98, can Vantiv, Inc., VNTV reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Vantiv, Inc., VNTV. Vantiv, Inc. has a P/E of 58.29 and a forward P/E of 18.62. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.07. Vantiv, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.19 and 8.2 respectively. For P/cash, Vantiv, Inc. has a value of 53.09, while it is 19.62 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 56.19, Vantiv, Inc. has a dividend yield of *TBA. We see a return on equity of 19.60%.

Looking more long-term Vantiv, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 14.33%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 13.50% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 17.00% for this year and for the last five years a 48.20% growth has been seen.

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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