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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Cincinnati Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CINF)?

The company in question is, Cincinnati Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CINF) currently with a stock price of 74.6 (-0.37% today). The market cap for Cincinnati Financial Corp. is 12168.75, and is in the sector Financial, and Property & Casualty Insurance industry. The target price for Cincinnati Financial Corp. is 73. Currently Cincinnati Financial Corp. is trading with a P/E of 17.95, and a forward P/E of 24.63. Average volume for Cincinnati Financial Corp. is 612.83 and so far today it is 320570.

Performance in the last year for Cincinnati Financial Corp. has been 46.96%. For EPS growth, Cincinnati Financial Corp. has seen a growth of 21.30%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 0.07%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 10.60% over the last five years and could be -3.32% for the next five years. Cincinnati Financial Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 6.10%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 47.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.56%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 18.08%.

Since the IPO date for Cincinnati Financial Corp. on the 3/26/1990, Cincinnati Financial Corp. has seen performance year to date to be 28.37%. With Cincinnati Financial Corp. trading at 74.6, the dividend yield is 2.56%, and the EPS is 4.17.

So could Cincinnati Financial Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17.95. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 2.33 and the P/B is at 1.83. The P/cash is 19.85, with P/free cash flow at 16.78.

Cincinnati Financial Corp. 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 0.12, and total debt/equity at 0.13.

In terms of margins, Cincinnati Financial Corp. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 19.60% and a profit margin of 13.30%.Payout ratio for Cincinnati Financial Corp. is 44.10%. Return on assets come to 3.70% with return on investment coming to 9.40%.

Insider ownership for Cincinnati Financial Corp., is at 3.60% and institutional ownership comes to 63.70%. Outstanding shares are at 162.51. While shares float is 149.44. The float short is currently 2.36%, and short ratio is 5.75.

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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