With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Centene Corp. (NYSE: CNC) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 12/13/2001. Centene Corp. is in the Health Care Plans industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Centene Corp., is 1943.38, and so far today it has a volume of 473294. Performance year to date since the 12/13/2001 is 9.09%.
To help you determine whether Centene Corp. is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 32.02 and forward P/E is 14.48. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Centene Corp. has a value for PEG of 1.79. P/S ratio is 0.5 and the P/B ratio is 1.7. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 3.6 and *TBA respectively.
At the current price Centene Corp. is trading at, 72.67 (1.23% today), Centene Corp. has a dividend yield of *TBA, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 0.00%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 2.24, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 17.99% after growing 29.90% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -124.40%, and 35.50% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 172.19, and the number of shares float is 167.57. The senior management bring insider ownership to 3.60%, and institutional ownership is at 94.50%. The float short is 3.99%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.44. Management has seen a return on assets of 2.70%, and also a return on investment of 10.80%.
The ability for Centene Corp., to deal with debt, means it current ratio is *TBA, and quick ratio is *TBA. Long term debt/equity is 0.81 and total debt/equity is 0.81. In terms of margins, Centene Corp. has a gross margin of *TBA, with its operating margin at 2.40%, and Centene Corp. has a profit margin of 1.10%.
The 52 week high is -3.38%, with 53.44% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 10.75% and the 200 day simple moving average is 18.61%.
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