Stock Updates

Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI)?

The company in question is, Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) currently with a stock price of 77.18 (0.08% today). The market cap for Motorola Solutions, Inc. is 12808.79, and is in the sector Technology, and Communication Equipment industry. The target price for Motorola Solutions, Inc. is 73.54. Currently Motorola Solutions, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 26.84, and a forward P/E of 15.33. Average volume for Motorola Solutions, Inc. is 1669.78 and so far today it is 955500.

Performance in the last year for Motorola Solutions, Inc. has been 25.05%. For EPS growth, Motorola Solutions, Inc. has seen a growth of 211.80%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 9.32%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 34.50% over the last five years and could be 12.00% for the next five years. Motorola Solutions, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 4.50%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -14.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is 10.97%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 11.48%.

Since the IPO date for Motorola Solutions, Inc. on the 1/3/1977, Motorola Solutions, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 14.10%. With Motorola Solutions, Inc. trading at 77.18, the dividend yield is 2.12%, and the EPS is 2.88.

So could Motorola Solutions, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 26.84. The PEG is 2.24, P/S is 2.24 and the P/B is at *TBA. The P/cash is 8.05, with P/free cash flow at 29.65.

Motorola Solutions, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.7, and the quick ratio is 1.4. This is with long term debt/equity at *TBA, and total debt/equity at *TBA.

In terms of margins, Motorola Solutions, Inc. has a gross margin of 47.20%, an operating margin of 16.40% and a profit margin of 9.00%.Payout ratio for Motorola Solutions, Inc. is 54.60%. Return on assets come to 6.10% with return on investment coming to 16.80%.

Insider ownership for Motorola Solutions, Inc., is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 90.00%. Outstanding shares are at 165.96. While shares float is 165.92. The float short is currently 2.69%, and short ratio is 2.67.

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.

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment