Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 10.27 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Autoliv, Inc. is 116.09 (with a change from open of -0.08%), this in conjunction with a target price of 104.97. Volume today has so far reached 5481, with an average volume of about 580.11. The GAP for this stock, is 0.39%.
The P/E ratio is 17.73, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 16.5. The current EPS for Autoliv, Inc., is 6.53, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 24.10%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 2.28%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Autoliv, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 11.87% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.14%. Quarter over quarter is 7.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 7.30%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -0.70%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 4.10%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 41.20%. Shares outstanding is 88.71, while shares float is at a value of 88.18. Float short for Autoliv, Inc. is 8.87% and the short ratio is 13.49.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.34, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.4. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.6, and the quick ratio is 1.3. The most recent gross margin is 20.50% and their operating margin is 8.40%. The profit margin is 5.60%.
Autoliv, Inc. has seen returns on assets of 6.90%, and on investment, 11.60%. Return on equity is 15.40%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.18. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.65 and Price/cash is 8.31, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 151.2.
The simple moving averages are 4.32% and 9.91% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -0.77% and the 52 week low is 24.42%.
Autoliv, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.07%, with a current price of 116.09. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 35.50%. This is in an industry, Auto Parts, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. Autoliv, Inc. is based in Sweden.
Performance in the Auto Parts industry means that Autoliv, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 2.50%, with performance for the month coming to 3.19%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 19.11%, and for the half year the performance is 4.74%. Volatility for this week is 1.16% and for the month this is 1.36%.
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