Stock Updates

A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Coty Inc., COTY

Coty Inc., COTY is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Personal Products in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Coty Inc., COTY  has a market cap of 18473.41. Since its IPO date on the 6/13/2013, Coty Inc., COTY performance year to date is -6.97%. Today Coty Inc., COTY has gained -4.64%, with a current price of 23.61.

Ownership of the company is 1.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 8.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 57.30%. Return of assets are at 2.30%, with return on investment at 2.30%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Coty Inc., COTY is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 11.11. While Total debt/equity is 11.56. With a profit margin of 3.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 59.90%, and operating margin of 5.80%. Coty Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1, while the quick ratio is 0.7.

For the last year Coty Inc., COTY has seen a EPS growth of -56.10%. A performance for the year of -12.88%. The 52-week high is -24.54%, and the 52-week low is 11.01%. The average volume for Coty Inc., COTY is 86093800.

With a target price of 28.36, can Coty Inc., COTY reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Coty Inc., COTY. Coty Inc. has a P/E of 56.21 and a forward P/E of 18.52. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 20.57. Coty Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.25 and 22.27 respectively. For P/cash, Coty Inc. has a value of 49.61, while it is 52.59 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 23.61, Coty Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.19%. We see a return on equity of 30.10%.

Looking more long-term Coty Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 2.73%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 14.45% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -56.10% for this year and for the last five years a 9.10% growth has been seen.

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.

About the author

Tony Dabbs

Leave a Comment