With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 1/3/1977. Aetna Inc. is in the Health Care Plans industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Aetna Inc., is 2455.21, and so far today it has a volume of 1331700. Performance year to date since the 1/3/1977 is 6.83%.
To help you determine whether Aetna Inc. is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 16.83 and forward P/E is 12.93. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Aetna Inc. has a value for PEG of 1.4. P/S ratio is 0.65 and the P/B ratio is 2.27. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 2.34 and 10.86 respectively.
At the current price Aetna Inc. is trading at, 114.72 (-0.63% today), Aetna Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.87%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 14.60%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 6.82, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 10.24% after growing 19.30% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 7.40%, and 4.70% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 349.52, and the number of shares float is 349.42. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.20%, and institutional ownership is at 94.90%. The float short is 1.82%, with the short ratio at a value of 2.59. Management has seen a return on assets of 4.10%, and also a return on investment of 11.50%.
The ability for Aetna Inc., to deal with debt, means it current ratio is *TBA, and quick ratio is *TBA. Long term debt/equity is 1.13 and total debt/equity is 1.17. In terms of margins, Aetna Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, with its operating margin at 7.60%, and Aetna Inc. has a profit margin of 3.90%.
The 52 week high is -6.96%, with 24.68% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -1.98% and the 200 day simple moving average is 1.88%.
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