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 11524.46. Since its IPO date on the 12/11/2002, Seagate Technology plc, STX performance year to date is 12.31%. Today Seagate Technology plc, STX has gained 3.28%, with a current price of 38.42.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 89.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 292.60%. Return of assets are at 2.90%, 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 2.59. While Total debt/equity is 0. With a profit margin of 2.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 23.40%, and operating margin of 4.00%. Seagate Technology plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.6, 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 -0.58%. The 52-week high is -15.50%, and the 52-week low is 112.25%. The average volume for Seagate Technology plc, STX is 6839400.
With a target price of 33.38, 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 46.63 and a forward P/E of 11.83. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 23.31. Seagate Technology plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.03 and 7.14 respectively. For P/cash, Seagate Technology plc has a value of 10.19, while it is 31.49 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 38.42, Seagate Technology plc has a dividend yield of 6.56%. We see a return on equity of 14.10%.
Looking more long-term Seagate Technology plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 2.00%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.66% 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.