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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)?

The company in question is, JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) currently with a stock price of 17.92 (-1.67% today). The market cap for JetBlue Airways Corporation is 5974.52, and is in the sector Services, and Regional Airlines industry. The target price for JetBlue Airways Corporation is 22.55. Currently JetBlue Airways Corporation is trading with a P/E of 8.1, and a forward P/E of 9.08. Average volume for JetBlue Airways Corporation is 5950.93 and so far today it is 2744273.

Performance in the last year for JetBlue Airways Corporation has been -25.08%. For EPS growth, JetBlue Airways Corporation has seen a growth of 69.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to -8.44%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 44.70% over the last five years and could be 3.38% for the next five years. JetBlue Airways Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 1.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 20.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.81%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -5.01%.

Since the IPO date for JetBlue Airways Corporation on the 04/12/2002, JetBlue Airways Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -19.56%. With JetBlue Airways Corporation trading at 17.92, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 2.25.

So could JetBlue Airways Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 8.1. The PEG is 2.4, P/S is 0.91 and the P/B is at 1.62. The P/cash is 3.96, with P/free cash flow at 6.92.

JetBlue Airways Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 0.8, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.36, and total debt/equity at 0.48.

In terms of margins, JetBlue Airways Corporation has a gross margin of 72.70%, an operating margin of 20.50% and a profit margin of 11.70%.Payout ratio for JetBlue Airways Corporation is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 8.60% with return on investment coming to 15.80%.

Insider ownership for JetBlue Airways Corporation, is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 81.90%. Outstanding shares are at 327.91. While shares float is 321.02. The float short is currently 5.26%, and short ratio is 2.84.

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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