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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP

General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is REIT – Retail in the sector of Financial. Based in USA, General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP  has a market cap of 26336.95. Since its IPO date on the 04/08/1993, General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP performance year to date is 9.70%. Today General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP has gained 0.82%, with a current price of 30.09.

Ownership of the company is 4.40% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 98.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 70.50%. Return of assets are at 3.90%, with return on investment at 4.30%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.73. While Total debt/equity is 1.76. With a profit margin of 37.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 69.80%, and operating margin of 37.00%. General Growth Properties, Inc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.

For the last year General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP has seen a EPS growth of 265.60%. A performance for the year of 13.84%. The 52-week high is -0.68%, and the 52-week low is 24.26%. The average volume for General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP is 970653.

With a target price of 32.35, can General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of General Growth Properties, Inc, GGP. General Growth Properties, Inc has a P/E of 31 and a forward P/E of 39.59. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.67. General Growth Properties, Inc also has a P/S and a P/B of 10.9 and 3.29 respectively. For P/cash, General Growth Properties, Inc has a value of 136.39, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 30.09, General Growth Properties, Inc has a dividend yield of 2.55%. We see a return on equity of 11.40%.

Looking more long-term General Growth Properties, Inc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 11.62%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 16.00% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 265.60% for this year and for the last five years a 29.00% 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.

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