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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI)?

The company in question is, Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) currently with a stock price of 51.35 (-0.77% today). The market cap for Baker Hughes Incorporated is 22291.03, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry. The target price for Baker Hughes Incorporated is 52.84. Currently Baker Hughes Incorporated is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of *TBA. Average volume for Baker Hughes Incorporated is 3512.21 and so far today it is 3181200.

Performance in the last year for Baker Hughes Incorporated has been -3.23%. For EPS growth, Baker Hughes Incorporated has seen a growth of -214.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 94.60%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -33.10% over the last five years and could be 45.90% for the next five years. Baker Hughes Incorporated has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -39.30%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -384.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is 2.28%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 12.47%.

Since the IPO date for Baker Hughes Incorporated on the 4/7/1987, Baker Hughes Incorporated has seen performance year to date to be 12.52%. With Baker Hughes Incorporated trading at 51.35, the dividend yield is 1.32%, and the EPS is -7.02.

So could Baker Hughes Incorporated, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.82 and the P/B is at 1.62. The P/cash is 5.7, with P/free cash flow at 6.21.

Baker Hughes Incorporated ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 4, and the quick ratio is 3.2. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.21, and total debt/equity at 0.22.

In terms of margins, Baker Hughes Incorporated has a gross margin of -0.50%, an operating margin of -22.40% and a profit margin of -25.10%.Payout ratio for Baker Hughes Incorporated is *TBA. Return on assets come to -13.30% with return on investment coming to -8.60%.

Insider ownership for Baker Hughes Incorporated, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 89.60%. Outstanding shares are at 434.1. While shares float is 426.2. The float short is currently 2.28%, and short ratio is 2.76.

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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