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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. (NYSE:TR)?

The company in question is, Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. (NYSE:TR) currently with a stock price of 34.6 (0.64% today). The market cap for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is 2275.96, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Confectioners industry. The target price for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is 19. Currently Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is trading with a P/E of 32.28, and a forward P/E of *TBA. Average volume for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is 86.93 and so far today it is 37351.

Performance in the last year for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. has been 14.91%. For EPS growth, Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. has seen a growth of 6.00%, and is looking to grow in the next year to *TBA. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 6.00% over the last five years and could be 9.00% for the next five years. Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -3.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 2.40%. The 20-day simple moving average is -6.33%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -0.96%.

Since the IPO date for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. on the 12/30/1987, Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 12.95%. With Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. trading at 34.6, the dividend yield is 1.05%, and the EPS is 1.07.

So could Tootsie Roll Industries Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 32.28. The PEG is 3.59, P/S is 4.25 and the P/B is at 3.06. The P/cash is 18.21, with P/free cash flow at 46.35.

Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 3.9, and the quick ratio is 2.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.01, and total debt/equity at 0.01.

In terms of margins, Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. has a gross margin of 37.20%, an operating margin of 17.40% and a profit margin of 12.50%.Payout ratio for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is 33.30%. Return on assets come to 7.30% with return on investment coming to 9.20%.

Insider ownership for Tootsie Roll Industries Inc., is at 52.73% and institutional ownership comes to 37.40%. Outstanding shares are at 66.2. While shares float is 19.31. The float short is currently 22.46%, and short ratio is 49.87.

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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