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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB)?

The company in question is, The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB) currently with a stock price of 126.6 (0.28% today). The market cap for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is 4648.16, and is in the sector Technology, and Information & Delivery Services industry. The target price for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is 124.6. Currently The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is trading with a P/E of 25, and a forward P/E of 16.18. Average volume for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is 223.52 and so far today it is 54067.

Performance in the last year for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has been 16.57%. For EPS growth, The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has seen a growth of -27.20%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 5.46%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 2.40% over the last five years and could be 5.43% for the next five years. The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 6.20%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -37.40%. The 20-day simple moving average is -6.75%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.89%.

Since the IPO date for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation on the 06/10/1983, The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has seen performance year to date to be 23.01%. With The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation trading at 126.6, the dividend yield is 1.53%, and the EPS is 5.05.

So could The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 25. The PEG is 4.6, P/S is 2.77 and the P/B is at *TBA. The P/cash is 12.26, with P/free cash flow at 27.39.

The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 0.9, and the quick ratio is 0.9. This is with long term debt/equity at *TBA, and total debt/equity at *TBA.

In terms of margins, The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has a gross margin of 67.70%, an operating margin of 18.60% and a profit margin of 11.00%.Payout ratio for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is 36.80%. Return on assets come to 8.50% with return on investment coming to 37.50%.

Insider ownership for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 96.30%. Outstanding shares are at 36.82. While shares float is 36.2. The float short is currently 3.33%, and short ratio is 5.39.

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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