Stock Updates

Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI)?

The company in question is, Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) currently with a stock price of 56.07 (1.61% today). The market cap for Primerica, Inc. is 2587.94, and is in the sector Financial, and Life Insurance industry. The target price for Primerica, Inc. is 64. Currently Primerica, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 13.42, and a forward P/E of 11.17. Average volume for Primerica, Inc. is 487.79 and so far today it is 192133.

Performance in the last year for Primerica, Inc. has been 20.87%. For EPS growth, Primerica, Inc. has seen a growth of 13.60%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.92%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 3.90% over the last five years and could be 13.00% for the next five years. Primerica, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 8.20%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 32.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.14%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 11.76%.

Since the IPO date for Primerica, Inc. on the 04/01/2010, Primerica, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 18.08%. With Primerica, Inc. trading at 56.07, the dividend yield is 1.30%, and the EPS is 4.11.

So could Primerica, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 13.42. The PEG is 1.03, P/S is 1.78 and the P/B is at 2.18. The P/cash is 12.14, with P/free cash flow at 14.51.

Primerica, Inc. 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 0.31, and total debt/equity at 0.66.

In terms of margins, Primerica, Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 23.40% and a profit margin of 13.80%.Payout ratio for Primerica, Inc. is 16.10%. Return on assets come to 1.80% with return on investment coming to 11.90%.

Insider ownership for Primerica, Inc., is at 0.80% and institutional ownership comes to *TBA. Outstanding shares are at 46.9. While shares float is 46.19. The float short is currently 24.86%, and short ratio is 23.54.

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.

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment