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Morning Stock Alert: BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP)

The company in question is, BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) currently with a stock price of 36.04 (0.11% today). The market cap for BP p.l.c. is 117.24 B, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Major Integrated Oil & Gas industry. The target price for BP p.l.c. is 37.84. Currently BP p.l.c. is trading with a P/E of 54.86, and a forward P/E of 14.04. Average volume for BP p.l.c. is 6049.13 and so far today it is 6064749.

Performance in the last year for BP p.l.c. has been 10.05%. For EPS growth, BP p.l.c. has seen a growth of 101.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 33.77%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -65.90% over the last five years and could be *TBA for the next five years. BP p.l.c. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 45.10%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 333.90%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.24%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 2.45%.

Since the IPO date for BP p.l.c. on the 01/03/1977, BP p.l.c. has seen performance year to date to be -3.58%. With BP p.l.c. trading at 36.04, the dividend yield is 6.66%, and the EPS is 0.66.

So could BP p.l.c., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 54.86. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 0.59 and the P/B is at 1.2. The P/cash is 4.92, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

BP p.l.c. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.2, and the quick ratio is 0.9. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.56, and total debt/equity at 0.63.

In terms of margins, BP p.l.c. has a gross margin of 15.30%, an operating margin of 0.00% and a profit margin of 1.10%.Payout ratio for BP p.l.c. is 362.70%. Return on assets come to 0.80% with return on investment coming to -0.30%.

Insider ownership for BP p.l.c., is at 0.50% and institutional ownership comes to 10.60%. Outstanding shares are at 3253.08. While shares float is 3224.68. The float short is currently 0.62%, and short ratio is 3.31.

Graphs: BP p.l.c. NYSE: BP | Tuesday June 20, 2017


BP p.l.c. NYSE: BP




BP p.l.c. NYSE: BP

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