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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Fortive Corp. (NYSE:FTV)?

The company in question is, Fortive Corp. (NYSE:FTV) currently with a stock price of 49.94 (-0.60% today). The market cap for Fortive Corp. is 16452.09, and is in the sector Technology, and Scientific & Technical Instruments industry. The target price for Fortive Corp. is 52.75. Currently Fortive Corp. is trading with a P/E of 20.52, and a forward P/E of 19.4. Average volume for Fortive Corp. is 4322.51 and so far today it is 896431.

Performance in the last year for Fortive Corp. has been *TBA. For EPS growth, Fortive Corp. has seen a growth of -2.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 7.00%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 0.00% over the last five years and could be 5.24% for the next five years. Fortive Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -12.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -20.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.55%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.55%.

Since the IPO date for Fortive Corp. on the *TBA, Fortive Corp. has seen performance year to date to be 3.37%. With Fortive Corp. trading at 49.94, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 2.45.

So could Fortive Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 20.52. The PEG is 3.92, P/S is 2.68 and the P/B is at *TBA. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Fortive Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.3, and the quick ratio is 0.8. This is with long term debt/equity at 0, and total debt/equity at 0.

In terms of margins, Fortive Corp. has a gross margin of 48.20%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Fortive Corp. is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 16.70%.

Insider ownership for Fortive Corp., is at *TBA and institutional ownership comes to *TBA. Outstanding shares are at 327.47. While shares float is *TBA. The float short is currently *TBA, and short ratio is *TBA.

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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