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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) ?

The company in question is, The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) currently with a stock price of 38.68 (1.04% today). The market cap for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 51707.04, and is in the sector Financial, and Investment Brokerage – National industry. The target price for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 46.13. Currently The Charles Schwab Corporation is trading with a P/E of 29.57, and a forward P/E of 19.88. Average volume for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 8055.91 and so far today it is 8461700.

Performance in the last year for The Charles Schwab Corporation has been 34.17%. For EPS growth, The Charles Schwab Corporation has seen a growth of 27.30%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 21.47%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 13.20% over the last five years and could be 19.94% for the next five years. The Charles Schwab Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 16.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 25.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.25%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.75%.

Since the IPO date for The Charles Schwab Corporation on the 6/30/1989, The Charles Schwab Corporation has seen performance year to date to be -1.80%. With The Charles Schwab Corporation trading at 38.68, the dividend yield is 0.83%, and the EPS is 1.31.

So could The Charles Schwab Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 29.57. The PEG is 1.48, P/S is 6.76 and the P/B is at 3.77. The P/cash is 4.78, with P/free cash flow at 28.26.

The Charles Schwab Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.21, and total debt/equity at 12.2.

In terms of margins, The Charles Schwab Corporation has a gross margin of 97.80%, an operating margin of 39.20% and a profit margin of 22.80%.Payout ratio for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 20.50%. Return on assets come to 0.80% with return on investment coming to 1.00%.

Insider ownership for The Charles Schwab Corporation, is at 12.34% and institutional ownership comes to 79.10%. Outstanding shares are at 1336.79. While shares float is 1177.82. The float short is currently 1.50%, and short ratio is 2.19.

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