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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for FS Investment Corporation (NYSE:FSIC)?

The company in question is, FS Investment Corporation (NYSE:FSIC) currently with a stock price of 9.31 (-0.85% today). The market cap for FS Investment Corporation is 2276.7, and is in the sector Financial, and Diversified Investments industry. The target price for FS Investment Corporation is 9.38. Currently FS Investment Corporation is trading with a P/E of 51.88, and a forward P/E of 10.87. Average volume for FS Investment Corporation is 698.85 and so far today it is 438481.

Performance in the last year for FS Investment Corporation has been 7.10%. For EPS growth, FS Investment Corporation has seen a growth of -79.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to -10.00%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -33.40% over the last five years and could be 3.00% for the next five years. FS Investment Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -25.40%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 169.10%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.12%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 7.61%.

Since the IPO date for FS Investment Corporation on the 4/16/2014, FS Investment Corporation has seen performance year to date to be 12.37%. With FS Investment Corporation trading at 9.31, the dividend yield is 9.49%, and the EPS is 0.18.

So could FS Investment Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 51.88. The PEG is 17.29, P/S is 5.27 and the P/B is at 1.02. The P/cash is 52.7, with P/free cash flow at 27.6.

FS Investment Corporation 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 0.47, and total debt/equity at 0.76.

In terms of margins, FS Investment Corporation has a gross margin of 57.30%, an operating margin of 53.90% and a profit margin of 10.30%.Payout ratio for FS Investment Corporation is 487.10%. Return on assets come to 1.10% with return on investment coming to 6.60%.

Insider ownership for FS Investment Corporation, is at *TBA and institutional ownership comes to 28.90%. Outstanding shares are at 242.46. While shares float is 240.64. 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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