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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP)?

The company in question is, Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP) currently with a stock price of 126.9 (-1.44% today). The market cap for Boston Properties Inc. is 19790.06, and is in the sector Financial, and REIT РOffice industry. The target price for Boston Properties Inc. is 147.63. Currently Boston Properties Inc. is trading with a P/E of 32.54, and a forward P/E of 38.34. Average volume for Boston Properties Inc. is 661.81 and so far today it is 1082900.

Performance in the last year for Boston Properties Inc. has been 8.26%. For EPS growth, Boston Properties Inc. has seen a growth of 31.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 5.41%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 27.00% over the last five years and could be 8.00% for the next five years. Boston Properties Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -49.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -61.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -7.67%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.59%.

Since the IPO date for Boston Properties Inc. on the 6/18/1997, Boston Properties Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 1.01%. With Boston Properties Inc. trading at 126.9, the dividend yield is 2.05%, and the EPS is 3.9.

So could Boston Properties Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 32.54. The PEG is 4.07, P/S is 7.78 and the P/B is at 3.52. The P/cash is 16.77, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Boston Properties Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.8, and total debt/equity at 1.8.

In terms of margins, Boston Properties Inc. has a gross margin of 64.40%, an operating margin of 34.80% and a profit margin of 23.60%.Payout ratio for Boston Properties Inc. is 66.60%. Return on assets come to 3.20% with return on investment coming to 5.60%.

Insider ownership for Boston Properties Inc., is at 0.10% and institutional ownership comes to 98.70%. Outstanding shares are at 155.95. While shares float is 152.44. The float short is currently 1.61%, and short ratio is 3.71.

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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