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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN)?

The company in question is, Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) currently with a stock price of 253.73 (0.17% today). The market cap for Allergan plc is 101664.49, and is in the sector Healthcare, and Drugs – Generic industry. The target price for Allergan plc is 295.38. Currently Allergan plc is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of 14.9. Average volume for Allergan plc is 3151.31 and so far today it is 1153615.

Performance in the last year for Allergan plc has been -20.92%. For EPS growth, Allergan plc has seen a growth of 23.00%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 21.53%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -50.40% over the last five years and could be 12.98% for the next five years. Allergan plc has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -77.20%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 78.20%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.27%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -4.91%.

Since the IPO date for Allergan plc on the 2/17/1993, Allergan plc has seen performance year to date to be -18.94%. With Allergan plc trading at 253.73, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is -6.14.

So could Allergan plc, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 6.61 and the P/B is at 1.4. The P/cash is 200.68, with P/free cash flow at 23.05.

Allergan plc ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 0.9. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.52, and total debt/equity at 0.56.

In terms of margins, Allergan plc has a gross margin of 78.70%, an operating margin of -17.50% and a profit margin of 28.20%.Payout ratio for Allergan plc is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 3.20% with return on investment coming to -1.30%.

Insider ownership for Allergan plc, is at 0.10% and institutional ownership comes to 92.10%. Outstanding shares are at 401.36. While shares float is 395.29. The float short is currently 1.34%, and short ratio is 1.69.

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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