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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)?

The company in question is, Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) currently with a stock price of 8 (2.30% today). The market cap for Cameco Corporation is 3159.28, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Industrial Metals & Minerals industry. The target price for Cameco Corporation is 11.46. Currently Cameco Corporation is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of 11.52. Average volume for Cameco Corporation is 2217.5 and so far today it is 1639296.

Performance in the last year for Cameco Corporation has been -43.29%. For EPS growth, Cameco Corporation has seen a growth of 12.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to -2.72%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -33.90% over the last five years and could be 6.29% for the next five years. Cameco Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -17.40%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -256.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is -10.37%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -26.20%.

Since the IPO date for Cameco Corporation on the 3/14/1996, Cameco Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -35.16%. With Cameco Corporation trading at 8, the dividend yield is 3.84%, and the EPS is -0.14.

So could Cameco Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.67 and the P/B is at 0.77. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Cameco Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 3.1, and the quick ratio is 0.8. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.28, and total debt/equity at 0.33.

In terms of margins, Cameco Corporation has a gross margin of 23.00%, an operating margin of -1.10% and a profit margin of -2.90%.Payout ratio for Cameco Corporation is *TBA. Return on assets come to -0.80% with return on investment coming to 5.50%.

Insider ownership for Cameco Corporation, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 70.10%. Outstanding shares are at 404. While shares float is 395.28. The float short is currently 2.58%, and short ratio is 4.6.

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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