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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS)?

The company in question is, Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) currently with a stock price of 31.56 (0.77% today). The market cap for Keysight Technologies, Inc. is 5366.68, and is in the sector Technology, and Scientific & Technical Instruments industry. The target price for Keysight Technologies, Inc. is 30. Currently Keysight Technologies, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 10.33, and a forward P/E of 12.5. Average volume for Keysight Technologies, Inc. is 537.78 and so far today it is 236776.

Performance in the last year for Keysight Technologies, Inc. has been -3.45%. For EPS growth, Keysight Technologies, Inc. has seen a growth of 27.80%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 3.30%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been *TBA over the last five years and could be *TBA for the next five years. Keysight Technologies, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 7.50%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 30.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.99%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 13.04%.

Since the IPO date for Keysight Technologies, Inc. on the 10/20/2014, Keysight Technologies, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 10.55%. With Keysight Technologies, Inc. trading at 31.56, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 3.03.

So could Keysight Technologies, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 10.33. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 1.84 and the P/B is at 3.34. The P/cash is 8.08, with P/free cash flow at 20.96.

Keysight Technologies, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 2.8, and the quick ratio is 2. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.69, and total debt/equity at 0.69.

In terms of margins, Keysight Technologies, Inc. has a gross margin of 55.50%, an operating margin of 14.10% and a profit margin of 17.80%.Payout ratio for Keysight Technologies, Inc. is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 14.50% with return on investment coming to 23.20%.

Insider ownership for Keysight Technologies, Inc., is at 0.10% and institutional ownership comes to 88.10%. Outstanding shares are at 171.35. While shares float is 169.28. The float short is currently 0.77%, and short ratio is 2.43.

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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