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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC)?

The company in question is, Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) currently with a stock price of 54.39 (2.74% today). The market cap for Computer Sciences Corporation is 7564.6, and is in the sector Technology, and Information Technology Services industry. The target price for Computer Sciences Corporation is 52.73. Currently Computer Sciences Corporation is trading with a P/E of 17646.67, and a forward P/E of 15.91. Average volume for Computer Sciences Corporation is 1462.2 and so far today it is 1286174.

Performance in the last year for Computer Sciences Corporation has been 210.95%. For EPS growth, Computer Sciences Corporation has seen a growth of 127.30%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 18.06%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -36.80% over the last five years and could be 8.00% for the next five years. Computer Sciences Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 7.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -135.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 11.56%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 35.77%.

Since the IPO date for Computer Sciences Corporation on the 12/31/1981, Computer Sciences Corporation has seen performance year to date to be 63.59%. With Computer Sciences Corporation trading at 54.39, the dividend yield is 1.06%, and the EPS is 0.

So could Computer Sciences Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17646.67. The PEG is 2205.83, P/S is 1.05 and the P/B is at 3.74. The P/cash is 7.56, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Computer Sciences Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.2, and the quick ratio is 1.2. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.29, and total debt/equity at 1.65.

In terms of margins, Computer Sciences Corporation has a gross margin of 26.10%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Computer Sciences Corporation is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 3.40%.

Insider ownership for Computer Sciences Corporation, is at 0.40% and institutional ownership comes to 94.30%. Outstanding shares are at 142.89. While shares float is 139.73. The float short is currently 4.97%, and short ratio is 4.75.

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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