Stock Updates

Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR)?

The company in question is, Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) currently with a stock price of 49.89 (-0.85% today). The market cap for Fluor Corporation is 7101.16, and is in the sector Industrial Goods, and Heavy Construction industry. The target price for Fluor Corporation is 54.24. Currently Fluor Corporation is trading with a P/E of 21.77, and a forward P/E of 14.51. Average volume for Fluor Corporation is 1018.59 and so far today it is 1032593.

Performance in the last year for Fluor Corporation has been 9.54%. For EPS growth, Fluor Corporation has seen a growth of -36.40%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 6.58%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 7.60% over the last five years and could be 11.44% for the next five years. Fluor Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 1.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -28.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.18%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.10%.

Since the IPO date for Fluor Corporation on the 12/01/2000, Fluor Corporation has seen performance year to date to be 7.90%. With Fluor Corporation trading at 49.89, the dividend yield is 1.67%, and the EPS is 2.31.

So could Fluor Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 21.77. The PEG is 1.9, P/S is 0.39 and the P/B is at 2.23. The P/cash is 4.05, with P/free cash flow at 17.74.

Fluor Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.5, and the quick ratio is 1. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.49, and total debt/equity at 0.55.

In terms of margins, Fluor Corporation has a gross margin of 5.60%, an operating margin of 3.40% and a profit margin of 1.80%.Payout ratio for Fluor Corporation is 36.40%. Return on assets come to 3.90% with return on investment coming to 12.10%.

Insider ownership for Fluor Corporation, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 88.70%. Outstanding shares are at 141.12. While shares float is 138.74. The float short is currently 3.34%, and short ratio is 4.55.

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.

About the author

Stephen Butters

Leave a Comment