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Morning Stock Stories: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA)

With a market cap of 199.02 B, Comcast Corporation has a large market cap size. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 07/07/1988. Comcast Corporation is in the Entertainment – Diversified industry and Services sector. Average volume for Comcast Corporation, is 17377.68, and so far today it has a volume of 15147404. Performance year to date since the 07/07/1988 is 21.07%.

To help you determine whether Comcast Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 21.8 and forward P/E is 18.86. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Comcast Corporation has a value for PEG of 1.82. P/S ratio is 2.42 and the P/B ratio is 3.6. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is *TBA and 55.87 respectively.

At the current price Comcast Corporation is trading at, 41.8 (1.26% today), Comcast Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.51%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 29.40%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 1.92, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 11.75% after growing 10.00% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 22.50%, and 8.90% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 4761.34, and the number of shares float is 4640.51. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.10%, and institutional ownership is at 84.90%. The float short is 1.68%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.49. Management has seen a return on assets of 5.10%, and also a return on investment of 10.00%.

The ability for Comcast Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 0.8, and quick ratio is 0.8. Long term debt/equity is 1.06 and total debt/equity is 1.12. In terms of margins, Comcast Corporation has a gross margin of 69.40%, with its operating margin at 21.10%, and Comcast Corporation has a profit margin of 11.10%.

The 52 week high is -0.90%, with 39.24% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 2.05% and the 200 day simple moving average is 15.85%.

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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