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Is Emerson Electric Co.(NYSE: EMR), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 06/01/1972. Emerson Electric Co. is in the Industrial Electrical Equipment industry and Industrial Goods sector. Average volume for Emerson Electric Co., is 3517.07, and so far today it has a volume of 2986800. Performance year to date since the 06/01/1972 is 14.84%.

To help you determine whether Emerson Electric Co. is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 18.57 and forward P/E is 16.37. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Emerson Electric Co. has a value for PEG of 3.23. P/S ratio is 1.65 and the P/B ratio is 4.5. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 10.41 and 34.77 respectively.

At the current price Emerson Electric Co. is trading at, 53.89 (0.84% today), Emerson Electric Co. has a dividend yield of 3.53%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 64.80%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 2.9, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 6.92% after growing 31.40% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -59.80%, and -8.70% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 642, and the number of shares float is 639.05. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.62%, and institutional ownership is at 71.40%. The float short is 2.69%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.88. Management has seen a return on assets of 8.70%, and also a return on investment of 12.40%.

The ability for Emerson Electric Co., to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.2, and quick ratio is 1. Long term debt/equity is 0.53 and total debt/equity is 0.95. In terms of margins, Emerson Electric Co. has a gross margin of 40.20%, with its operating margin at 13.90%, and Emerson Electric Co. has a profit margin of 9.20%.

The 52 week high is -4.31%, with 33.16% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 3.04% and the 200 day simple moving average is 10.20%.

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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