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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for WESCO International Inc. (NYSE:WCC)?

The company in question is, WESCO International Inc. (NYSE:WCC) currently with a stock price of 59.96 (0.20% today). The market cap for WESCO International Inc. is 2580.3, and is in the sector Services, and Industrial Equipment Wholesale industry. The target price for WESCO International Inc. is 62.31. Currently WESCO International Inc. is trading with a P/E of 14.64, and a forward P/E of 13.98. Average volume for WESCO International Inc. is 722.43 and so far today it is 82159.

Performance in the last year for WESCO International Inc. has been 24.36%. For EPS growth, WESCO International Inc. has seen a growth of -19.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 7.97%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 10.80% over the last five years and could be 4.65% for the next five years. WESCO International Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -0.30%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 2.40%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.55%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 12.89%.

Since the IPO date for WESCO International Inc. on the 05/12/1999, WESCO International Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 37.00%. With WESCO International Inc. trading at 59.96, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 4.09.

So could WESCO International Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 14.64. The PEG is 3.15, P/S is 0.35 and the P/B is at 1.3. The P/cash is 16.1, with P/free cash flow at 9.46.

WESCO International Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 2.4, and the quick ratio is 1.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.7, and total debt/equity at 0.74.

In terms of margins, WESCO International Inc. has a gross margin of 19.80%, an operating margin of 4.70% and a profit margin of 2.60%.Payout ratio for WESCO International Inc. is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 4.30% with return on investment coming to 8.40%.

Insider ownership for WESCO International Inc., is at 15.58% and institutional ownership comes to 95.00%. Outstanding shares are at 43.12. While shares float is 37.61. The float short is currently 6.34%, and short ratio is 3.3.

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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