Stock Updates

Is Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V(NYSE: FMX), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V (NYSE: FMX) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 05/11/1998. Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V is in the Beverages – Brewers industry and Consumer Goods sector. Average volume for Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V, is 451.95, and so far today it has a volume of 506300. Performance year to date since the 05/11/1998 is -0.44%.

To help you determine whether Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 35.03 and forward P/E is 23.61. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V has a value for PEG of 2.27. P/S ratio is 1.73 and the P/B ratio is 3.42. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 11.02 and *TBA respectively.

At the current price Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V is trading at, 91.23 (1.47% today), Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V has a dividend yield of 1.52%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is 2.6, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 15.10% after growing 5.90% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -4.30%, and 31.70% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 335.56, and the number of shares float is 121.61. The senior management bring insider ownership to 79.80%, and institutional ownership is at 37.40%. The float short is 0.33%, with the short ratio at a value of 0.88. Management has seen a return on assets of *TBA, and also a return on investment of 8.90%.

The ability for Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.4, and quick ratio is 1.1. Long term debt/equity is 0.62 and total debt/equity is 0.75. In terms of margins, Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V has a gross margin of 38.70%, with its operating margin at *TBA, and Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V has a profit margin of *TBA.

The 52 week high is -10.49%, with 19.49% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 0.69% and the 200 day simple moving average is -0.96%.

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.

 

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment