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Is The J. M. Smucker Company(NYSE: SJM), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 10/31/1994. The J. M. Smucker Company is in the Processed & Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Goods sector. Average volume for The J. M. Smucker Company, is 1163.17, and so far today it has a volume of 1139700. Performance year to date since the 10/31/1994 is 15.80%.

To help you determine whether The J. M. Smucker Company is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 23.12 and forward P/E is 17.15. PEG perhaps more useful shows that The J. M. Smucker Company has a value for PEG of 2.55. P/S ratio is 2.16 and the P/B ratio is 2.31. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 151.58 and 18.98 respectively.

At the current price The J. M. Smucker Company is trading at, 140.66 (-0.80% today), The J. M. Smucker Company has a dividend yield of 2.13%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 45.30%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 6.08, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 6.57% after growing 73.30% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 28.00%, and -7.00% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 118.11, and the number of shares float is 111.44. The senior management bring insider ownership to 1.50%, and institutional ownership is at 80.90%. The float short is 4.07%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.9. Management has seen a return on assets of 4.40%, and also a return on investment of 6.90%.

The ability for The J. M. Smucker Company, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.4, and quick ratio is 0.6. Long term debt/equity is 0.71 and total debt/equity is 0.75. In terms of margins, The J. M. Smucker Company has a gross margin of 38.70%, with its operating margin at 15.30%, and The J. M. Smucker Company has a profit margin of 9.40%.

The 52 week high is -10.15%, with 34.43% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -6.43% and the 200 day simple moving average is 6.68%.

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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