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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for TransUnion (NYSE:TRU)?

The company in question is, TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) currently with a stock price of 32.83 (1.07% today). The market cap for TransUnion is 5974.05, and is in the sector Services, and Business Services industry. The target price for TransUnion is 37.5. Currently TransUnion is trading with a P/E of 126.87, and a forward P/E of 21.06. Average volume for TransUnion is 795.46 and so far today it is 156788.

Performance in the last year for TransUnion has been 33.44%. For EPS growth, TransUnion has seen a growth of 131.30%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.34%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -48.30% over the last five years and could be 12.80% for the next five years. TransUnion has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 12.50%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 635.80%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.85%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 9.22%.

Since the IPO date for TransUnion on the 6/25/2015, TransUnion has seen performance year to date to be 17.81%. With TransUnion trading at 32.83, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 0.26.

So could TransUnion, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 126.87. The PEG is 9.91, P/S is 3.72 and the P/B is at 4.74. The P/cash is 37.04, with P/free cash flow at 26.75.

TransUnion ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.5, and the quick ratio is 1.5. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.88, and total debt/equity at 1.92.

In terms of margins, TransUnion has a gross margin of 64.70%, an operating margin of 12.90% and a profit margin of 2.80%.Payout ratio for TransUnion is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 1.00% with return on investment coming to 5.20%.

Insider ownership for TransUnion, is at 0.80% and institutional ownership comes to 98.90%. Outstanding shares are at 183.93. While shares float is 181.17. The float short is currently 0.48%, and short ratio is 1.09.

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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