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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH)?

The company in question is, Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:MOH) currently with a stock price of 55.79 (-0.57% today). The market cap for Molina Healthcare, Inc. is 3207.25, and is in the sector Healthcare, and Health Care Plans industry. The target price for Molina Healthcare, Inc. is 61.8. Currently Molina Healthcare, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 24.52, and a forward P/E of 14.99. Average volume for Molina Healthcare, Inc. is 759.8 and so far today it is 136507.

Performance in the last year for Molina Healthcare, Inc. has been -16.73%. For EPS growth, Molina Healthcare, Inc. has seen a growth of 97.30%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 36.46%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 14.10% over the last five years and could be 17.65% for the next five years. Molina Healthcare, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 23.70%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -22.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.55%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.42%.

Since the IPO date for Molina Healthcare, Inc. on the 07/02/2003, Molina Healthcare, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be -6.69%. With Molina Healthcare, Inc. trading at 55.79, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 2.29.

So could Molina Healthcare, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 24.52. The PEG is 1.39, P/S is 0.2 and the P/B is at 1.88. The P/cash is 0.74, with P/free cash flow at 5.46.

Molina Healthcare, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.5, and the quick ratio is 1.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.99, and total debt/equity at 0.99.

In terms of margins, Molina Healthcare, Inc. has a gross margin of 14.90%, an operating margin of 2.40% and a profit margin of 0.80%.Payout ratio for Molina Healthcare, Inc. is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 2.00% with return on investment coming to 6.60%.

Insider ownership for Molina Healthcare, Inc., is at 0.90% and institutional ownership comes to 97.30%. Outstanding shares are at 57.16. While shares float is 43.1. The float short is currently 16.60%, and short ratio is 9.41.

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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