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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP

Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Oil & Gas Pipelines in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in USA, Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEPĀ  has a market cap of 13556.18. Since its IPO date on the 7/26/2007, Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP performance year to date is -0.15%. Today Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP has gained 0.00%, with a current price of 46.27.

Ownership of the company is 81.04% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 18.80%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 75.20%. Return of assets are at 5.10%, with return on investment at 7.40%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.55. While Total debt/equity is 0.65. With a profit margin of 39.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 69.80%, and operating margin of 52.00%. Spectra Energy Partners, LP ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.3, while the quick ratio is 0.3.

For the last year Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP has seen a EPS growth of 16.20%. A performance for the year of 5.56%. The 52-week high is -7.92%, and the 52-week low is 31.53%. The average volume for Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP is 0.

With a target price of 53.22, can Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Spectra Energy Partners, LP, SEP. Spectra Energy Partners, LP has a P/E of 14.03 and a forward P/E of 12.56. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.59. Spectra Energy Partners, LP also has a P/S and a P/B of 5.48 and 1.24 respectively. For P/cash, Spectra Energy Partners, LP has a value of 63.35, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 46.27, Spectra Energy Partners, LP has a dividend yield of 5.62%. We see a return on equity of 9.10%.

Looking more long-term Spectra Energy Partners, LP, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 5.41%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 12.38% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 16.20% for this year and for the last five years a 14.20% 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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