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 1796.9, and so far today it has a volume of 744200. Performance year to date since the 12/13/2001 is 2.32%.
To help you determine whether Centene Corp. is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 26.89 and forward P/E is 13.87. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Centene Corp. has a value for PEG of 1.54. P/S ratio is 0.38 and the P/B ratio is 2.08. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 4.25 and *TBA respectively.
At the current price Centene Corp. is trading at, 67.34 (-1.39% 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 2.5, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 11.56% after growing 29.90% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 36.70%, and 97.90% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 170.84, and the number of shares float is 167.83. The senior management bring insider ownership to 3.50%, and institutional ownership is at 95.10%. The float short is 4.43%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.14. 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 0.66 and total debt/equity is 0.81. In terms of margins, Centene Corp. has a gross margin of *TBA, with its operating margin at 2.70%, and Centene Corp. has a profit margin of 1.20%.
The 52 week high is -10.89%, with 42.19% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -4.15% and the 200 day simple moving average is 6.76%.
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