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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)?

The company in question is, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) currently with a stock price of 21.27 (-1.21% today). The market cap for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is 35804.43, and is in the sector Technology, and Diversified Computer Systems industry. The target price for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is 23.02. Currently Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is trading with a P/E of 8.61, and a forward P/E of 10.54. Average volume for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is 10136.22 and so far today it is 11622700.

Performance in the last year for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has been *TBA. For EPS growth, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has seen a growth of 52.90%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 5.21%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been *TBA over the last five years and could be 6.22% for the next five years. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -6.50%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 914.30%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.51%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 18.76%.

Since the IPO date for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company on the 10/19/2015, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has seen performance year to date to be 41.20%. With Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company trading at 21.27, the dividend yield is 1.03%, and the EPS is 2.47.

So could Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 8.61. The PEG is 1.38, P/S is 0.7 and the P/B is at 1.1. The P/cash is 2.6, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.5, and the quick ratio is 1.4. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.47, and total debt/equity at 0.5.

In terms of margins, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has a gross margin of 29.00%, an operating margin of 6.80% and a profit margin of 8.30%.Payout ratio for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is 9.00%. Return on assets come to 5.40% with return on investment coming to 5.10%.

Insider ownership for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, is at *TBA and institutional ownership comes to 83.20%. Outstanding shares are at 1683.33. While shares float is 1661.68. The float short is currently 1.70%, and short ratio is 2.79.

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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