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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS)?

The company in question is, Kohl’s Corp. (NYSE:KSS) currently with a stock price of 43.72 (-3.10% today). The market cap for Kohl’s Corp. is 8121.6, and is in the sector Services, and Department Stores industry. The target price for Kohl’s Corp. is 47.29. Currently Kohl’s Corp. is trading with a P/E of 14.76, and a forward P/E of 10.98. Average volume for Kohl’s Corp. is 3729.81 and so far today it is 3908720.

Performance in the last year for Kohl’s Corp. has been 4.82%. For EPS growth, Kohl’s Corp. has seen a growth of -18.80%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 5.66%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -1.20% over the last five years and could be 7.93% for the next five years. Kohl’s Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -2.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 17.20%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.67%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 3.85%.

Since the IPO date for Kohl’s Corp. on the 5/19/1992, Kohl’s Corp. has seen performance year to date to be -1.87%. With Kohl’s Corp. trading at 43.72, the dividend yield is 4.43%, and the EPS is 3.06.

So could Kohl’s Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 14.76. The PEG is 1.86, P/S is 0.43 and the P/B is at 1.56. The P/cash is 11.6, with P/free cash flow at 8.45.

Kohl’s Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.8, and the quick ratio is 0.4. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.86, and total debt/equity at 0.89.

In terms of margins, Kohl’s Corp. has a gross margin of 35.90%, an operating margin of 6.40% and a profit margin of 3.00%.Payout ratio for Kohl’s Corp. is 61.10%. Return on assets come to 4.20% with return on investment coming to 9.80%.

Insider ownership for Kohl’s Corp., is at 0.50% and institutional ownership comes to *TBA. Outstanding shares are at 180. While shares float is 177.45. The float short is currently 12.44%, and short ratio is 5.92.

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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