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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (NYSE:TMO)?

The company in question is, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (NYSE:TMO) currently with a stock price of 158.07 (-0.52% today). The market cap for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is 62888.66, and is in the sector Healthcare, and Medical Laboratories & Research industry. The target price for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is 167.12. Currently Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 31.92, and a forward P/E of 17.72. Average volume for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is 1426.58 and so far today it is 778675.

Performance in the last year for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. has been 16.47%. For EPS growth, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. has seen a growth of 4.60%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 10.31%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 15.00% over the last five years and could be 10.50% for the next five years. Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 9.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 5.20%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.55%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 12.96%.

Since the IPO date for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. on the 9/1/1987, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 12.25%. With Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. trading at 158.07, the dividend yield is 0.38%, and the EPS is 4.98.

So could Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 31.92. The PEG is 3.04, P/S is 3.63 and the P/B is at 3.01. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 0.7. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.56, and total debt/equity at 0.72.

In terms of margins, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. has a gross margin of 45.50%, an operating margin of *TBA and a profit margin of *TBA.Payout ratio for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. is *TBA. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 7.00%.

Insider ownership for Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 89.80%. Outstanding shares are at 395.8. While shares float is 392.91. The float short is currently 1.30%, and short ratio is 3.58.

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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