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Is Baker Hughes Incorporated(NYSE: BHI), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 4/7/1987. Baker Hughes Incorporated is in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for Baker Hughes Incorporated, is 3274.8, and so far today it has a volume of 3199300. Performance year to date since the 4/7/1987 is 12.39%.

To help you determine whether Baker Hughes Incorporated is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is *TBA. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Baker Hughes Incorporated has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 1.79 and the P/B ratio is 1.62. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 5.62 and 6.12 respectively.

At the current price Baker Hughes Incorporated is trading at, 51.29 (2.79% today), Baker Hughes Incorporated has a dividend yield of 1.33%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -7.02, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 95.00% after growing -214.70% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -384.60%, and -39.30% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 428.33, and the number of shares float is 426.87. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.20%, and institutional ownership is at 92.00%. The float short is 1.59%, with the short ratio at a value of 2.08. Management has seen a return on assets of -13.30%, and also a return on investment of -8.60%.

The ability for Baker Hughes Incorporated, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 4, and quick ratio is 3.2. Long term debt/equity is 0.21 and total debt/equity is 0.22. In terms of margins, Baker Hughes Incorporated has a gross margin of -0.50%, with its operating margin at -22.40%, and Baker Hughes Incorporated has a profit margin of -25.10%.

The 52 week high is -10.65%, with 38.02% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 8.13% and the 200 day simple moving average is 12.89%.

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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