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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL)?

The company in question is, AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) currently with a stock price of 332.98 (0.39% today). The market cap for AMERCO is 6468.15, and is in the sector Services, and Rental & Leasing Services industry. The target price for AMERCO is 405. Currently AMERCO is trading with a P/E of 13.98, and a forward P/E of 12.29. Average volume for AMERCO is 65.36 and so far today it is 22453.

Performance in the last year for AMERCO has been -16.18%. For EPS growth, AMERCO has seen a growth of 37.00%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 14.21%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 23.20% over the last five years and could be 15.00% for the next five years. AMERCO has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 4.40%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -14.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.75%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -6.09%.

Since the IPO date for AMERCO on the 11/04/1994, AMERCO has seen performance year to date to be -14.60%. With AMERCO trading at 332.98, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 23.73.

So could AMERCO, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 13.98. The PEG is 0.93, P/S is 1.95 and the P/B is at 2.53. The P/cash is 10.01, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

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

In terms of margins, AMERCO has a gross margin of 90.40%, an operating margin of 25.20% and a profit margin of 14.00%.Payout ratio for AMERCO is 8.40%. Return on assets come to 5.80% with return on investment coming to 11.60%.

Insider ownership for AMERCO, is at 69.13% and institutional ownership comes to 28.70%. Outstanding shares are at 19.5. While shares float is 8.63. The float short is currently 3.57%, and short ratio is 4.71.

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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