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How has Seagate Technology plc:(NASDAQ:STX) performed recently?

Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 10950.67. It is in the Data Storage Devices industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 44.24, a forward P/E of 11.39 and EPS of 0.82. At a stock price of 36.45 (1.05%) it has a dividend yield of 6.91%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -5.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by -84.40%. The next year growth is going to be about 7.31% and more long-term -10.20% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -45.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 0.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -9.40%.

For performance, Seagate Technology plc the past week has seen a gain of 0.39%. For the last month performance for Seagate Technology plc is 12.29%. While the last quarter is 60.64% and half year, 7.74%. Finally for the year, performance is -20.66%.

The 52-week high for Seagate Technology plc, is at -21.25%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 97.88%. The 20-day simple moving average is 14.89% and 25.08% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 3.62%, and for the month it is 2.84%. Seagate Technology plc, has a target price of 32.74.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.59, and for total debt/equity Seagate Technology plc has 0. The gross margin is 23.40%, while operating margin is 4.00%, the profit margin is 2.20%. The current ratio is 1.6 and the quick ratio is 1.2.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 89.60%. Seagate Technology plc has a payout ratio of 292.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 300.43. The shares float is 295.78, with the float short at 12.04%, with short ratio coming to 6.42.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Seagate Technology plc, get 2.90%, with its returns on investment at 7.30%. Return on equity is 14.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 32.74, reached soon?

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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