The company in question is, CSX Corp. (NASDAQ:CSX) currently with a stock price of 31.01 (-0.06% today). The market cap for CSX Corp. is 29453.3, and is in the sector Services, and Railroads industry. The target price for CSX Corp. is 30.83. Currently CSX Corp. is trading with a P/E of 17.26, and a forward P/E of 15.84. Average volume for CSX Corp. is 6331.83 and so far today it is 6585300.
Performance in the last year for CSX Corp. has been 16.14%. For EPS growth, CSX Corp. has seen a growth of 4.00%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 10.19%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 8.10% over the last five years and could be 6.00% for the next five years. CSX Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -7.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -6.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is 6.63%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 18.05%.
Since the IPO date for CSX Corp. on the 11/3/1980, CSX Corp. has seen performance year to date to be 22.01%. With CSX Corp. trading at 31.01, the dividend yield is 2.32%, and the EPS is 1.8.
So could CSX Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 17.26. The PEG is 2.88, P/S is 2.72 and the P/B is at 2.51. The P/cash is 39.01, with P/free cash flow at 70.8.
CSX Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 0.8. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.85, and total debt/equity at 0.9.
In terms of margins, CSX Corp. has a gross margin of 73.70%, an operating margin of 29.40% and a profit margin of 15.90%.Payout ratio for CSX Corp. is 40.00%. Return on assets come to 5.00% with return on investment coming to 10.90%.
Insider ownership for CSX Corp., is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 71.90%. Outstanding shares are at 949.8. While shares float is 936.62. The float short is currently 1.68%, and short ratio is 2.49.