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The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued?

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 25667.89. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for The Allstate Corporation is 69.1 (with a change from open of 0.14%), this in conjunction with a target price of 74.44. Volume today has so far reached 1490100, with an average volume of about 1616.06. The GAP for this stock, is 0.03%.

The P/E ratio is 17.58, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 11.13. The current EPS for The Allstate Corporation, is 3.93, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -19.40%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 12.96%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for The Allstate Corporation, EPS is looking like it will grow 41.46% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 11.54%. Quarter over quarter is -19.00% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 2.30%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 24.60%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 2.20%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.10% and institutional ownership is 77.90%. Shares outstanding is 371.46, while shares float is at a value of 370.32. Float short for The Allstate Corporation is 0.93% and the short ratio is 2.13.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.27, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.27. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. The most recent gross margin is *TBA and their operating margin is 6.60%. The profit margin is 4.20%.

The Allstate Corporation has seen returns on assets of 1.50%, and on investment, 9.30%. Return on equity is 8.30%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.52. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 0.71, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.37 and Price/cash is 57.55, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 8.85.

The simple moving averages are 0.83% and 5.64% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -1.34% and the 52 week low is 25.18%.

The Allstate Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.91%, with a current price of 69.1. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 31.70%. This is in an industry, Property & Casualty Insurance, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. The Allstate Corporation is based in USA.

Performance in the Property & Casualty Insurance industry means that The Allstate Corporation has seen performance for the past week of 0.64%, with performance for the month coming to 0.52%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 1.41%, and for the half year the performance is 20.76%. Volatility for this week is 0.81% and for the month this is 0.94%.

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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