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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Pampa Energia SA (NYSE:PAM)?

The company in question is, Pampa Energia SA (NYSE:PAM) currently with a stock price of 32.56 (0.74% today). The market cap for Pampa Energia SA is 2153.8, and is in the sector Utilities, and Electric Utilities industry. The target price for Pampa Energia SA is 34.85. Currently Pampa Energia SA is trading with a P/E of 13.86, and a forward P/E of 6.82. Average volume for Pampa Energia SA is 216.78 and so far today it is 97255.

Performance in the last year for Pampa Energia SA has been 91.13%. For EPS growth, Pampa Energia SA has seen a growth of 302.50%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 139.39%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 102.70% over the last five years and could be -11.20% for the next five years. Pampa Energia SA has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 138.70%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at *TBA. The 20-day simple moving average is 13.30%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 33.77%.

Since the IPO date for Pampa Energia SA on the 10/09/2009, Pampa Energia SA has seen performance year to date to be 57.27%. With Pampa Energia SA trading at 32.56, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 2.33.

So could Pampa Energia SA, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 13.86. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 2.71 and the P/B is at 4.81. The P/cash is 8.72, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Pampa Energia SA ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 0.7, and the quick ratio is 0.7. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.02, and total debt/equity at 1.58.

In terms of margins, Pampa Energia SA has a gross margin of 21.30%, an operating margin of 16.80% and a profit margin of 16.90%.Payout ratio for Pampa Energia SA is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 6.90% with return on investment coming to 20.40%.

Insider ownership for Pampa Energia SA, is at 38.00% and institutional ownership comes to 38.00%. Outstanding shares are at 66.64. While shares float is 57.85. The float short is currently 0.14%, and short ratio is 0.37.

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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