Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 13649.24. It is in the Business Services industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 26.34, a forward P/E of 12.44 and EPS of 8.88. At a stock price of 232.57 (-0.54%) it has a dividend yield of *TBA.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 20.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by 12.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 11.47% and more long-term 14.28% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -41.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 18.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 16.50%.
For performance, Alliance Data Systems Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 2.18%. For the last month performance for Alliance Data Systems Corporation is 24.74%. While the last quarter is 16.22% and half year, 17.51%. Finally for the year, performance is -14.30%.
The 52-week high for Alliance Data Systems Corporation, is at -23.43%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 31.67%. The 20-day simple moving average is 10.09% and -0.39% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.13%, and for the month it is 2.61%. Alliance Data Systems Corporation, has a target price of 259.33.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 3.3, and for total debt/equity Alliance Data Systems Corporation has 6.77. The gross margin is 41.20%, while operating margin is 20.20%, the profit margin is 7.50%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 2.60%, with instituitional ownership at 93.70%. Alliance Data Systems Corporation has a payout ratio of 0.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 58.37. The shares float is 57.47, with the float short at 4.92%, with short ratio coming to 3.43.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Alliance Data Systems Corporation, get 2.20%, with its returns on investment at 6.90%. Return on equity is 26.20%. So will the investors see the target price of 259.33, reached soon?
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