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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG)?

The company in question is, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) currently with a stock price of 23.64 (0.64% today). The market cap for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is 12181.22, and is in the sector Financial, and Regional РMid-Atlantic Banks industry. The target price for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is 25.6. Currently Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 14.05, and a forward P/E of 11.54. Average volume for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is 6309.15 and so far today it is 2286900.

Performance in the last year for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has been -0.34%. For EPS growth, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has seen a growth of -0.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.06%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 0.00% over the last five years and could be 8.09% for the next five years. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 9.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 30.20%. The 20-day simple moving average is 9.54%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 5.61%.

Since the IPO date for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. on the 9/24/2014, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be -8.33%. With Citizens Financial Group, Inc. trading at 23.64, the dividend yield is 2.03%, and the EPS is 1.68.

So could Citizens Financial Group, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 14.05. The PEG is 1.74, P/S is 3.03 and the P/B is at 0.63. The P/cash is 1.83, with P/free cash flow at 13.03.

Citizens Financial Group, 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 0.59, and total debt/equity at 0.59.

In terms of margins, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 79.60% and a profit margin of 22.20%.Payout ratio for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is 24.90%. Return on assets come to 0.60% with return on investment coming to 9.10%.

Insider ownership for Citizens Financial Group, Inc., is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 98.10%. Outstanding shares are at 515.28. While shares float is 473.1. The float short is currently 2.78%, and short ratio is 2.08.

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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