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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Luxottica Group S.p.A. (NYSE:LUX) ?

The company in question is, Luxottica Group S.p.A. (NYSE:LUX) currently with a stock price of 54.59 (-0.07% today). The market cap for Luxottica Group S.p.A. is 26514.36, and is in the sector Services, and Apparel Stores industry. The target price for Luxottica Group S.p.A. is 41. Currently Luxottica Group S.p.A. is trading with a P/E of 29.04, and a forward P/E of 25.39. Average volume for Luxottica Group S.p.A. is 59.5 and so far today it is 23000.

Performance in the last year for Luxottica Group S.p.A. has been 1.15%. For EPS growth, Luxottica Group S.p.A. has seen a growth of 6.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 5.96%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 13.00% over the last five years and could be 3.70% for the next five years. Luxottica Group S.p.A. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 116.70%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 282.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.38%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 6.99%.

Since the IPO date for Luxottica Group S.p.A. on the 1/24/1990, Luxottica Group S.p.A. has seen performance year to date to be 1.66%. With Luxottica Group S.p.A. trading at 54.59, the dividend yield is 1.78%, and the EPS is 1.88.

So could Luxottica Group S.p.A., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 29.04. The PEG is 7.85, P/S is 2.75 and the P/B is at 4.25. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Luxottica Group S.p.A. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.4, and the quick ratio is 1. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.29, and total debt/equity at 0.35.

In terms of margins, Luxottica Group S.p.A. has a gross margin of 65.30%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Luxottica Group S.p.A. is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 11.20%.

Insider ownership for Luxottica Group S.p.A., is at 76.00% and institutional ownership comes to 1.70%. Outstanding shares are at 485.7. While shares float is 140.33. The float short is currently 0.10%, and short ratio is 2.41.

Graphs: Luxottica Group S.p.A. NYSE: LUX | Thursday April 20, 2017

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