Seagate Technology plc, STX is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Data Storage Devices in the sector of Technology. Based in Ireland, Seagate Technology plc, STX has a market cap of 11633.54. Since its IPO date on the 12/11/2002, Seagate Technology plc, STX performance year to date is 15.47%. Today Seagate Technology plc, STX has gained 0.81%, with a current price of 39.82.
Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 94.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 197.40%. Return of assets are at 4.50%, with return on investment at 7.30%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Seagate Technology plc, STX is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 2.69. While Total debt/equity is 0. With a profit margin of 3.50%, this is combined with a gross margin of 24.70%, and operating margin of 5.20%. Seagate Technology plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.5, while the quick ratio is 1.2.
For the last year Seagate Technology plc, STX has seen a EPS growth of -84.40%. A performance for the year of 17.78%. The 52-week high is -1.12%, and the 52-week low is 119.99%. The average volume for Seagate Technology plc, STX is 323765.
With a target price of 38.04, can Seagate Technology plc, STX reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Seagate Technology plc, STX. Seagate Technology plc has a P/E of 31.15 and a forward P/E of 10.53. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 3.66. Seagate Technology plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.05 and 7.75 respectively. For P/cash, Seagate Technology plc has a value of 7.79, while it is 31.79 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 39.82, Seagate Technology plc has a dividend yield of 6.38%. We see a return on equity of 23.00%.
Looking more long-term Seagate Technology plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.50%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 0.56% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -84.40% for this year and for the last five years a -5.60% growth has been seen.