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Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued?

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 50762.96. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is 22.74 (with a change from open of 3.55%), this in conjunction with a target price of 23.44. Volume today has so far reached 18847000, with an average volume of about 16490.11. The GAP for this stock, is 0.60%.

The P/E ratio is 614.59, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 29.8. The current EPS for Kinder Morgan, Inc., is 0.04, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -88.50%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 55.78%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for Kinder Morgan, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 13.88% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.37%. Quarter over quarter is -1.00% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -9.20%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 17.80%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 12.90%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 13.70% and institutional ownership is 56.80%. Shares outstanding is 2232.32, while shares float is at a value of 1934.38. Float short for Kinder Morgan, Inc. is 1.75% and the short ratio is 2.05.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.14, while the total debt/equity comes to 1.24. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.4, and the quick ratio is 0.3. The most recent gross margin is 57.40% and their operating margin is 16.30%. The profit margin is 0.60%.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. has seen returns on assets of 0.10%, and on investment, 2.40%. Return on equity is 0.20%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 73.43. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 3.71, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.44 and Price/cash is 102.97, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.

The simple moving averages are 6.13% and 25.90% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -28.01% and the 52 week low is 107.53%.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.20%, with a current price of 22.74. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is *TBA. This is in an industry, Oil & Gas Pipelines, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. Kinder Morgan, Inc. is based in USA.

Performance in the Oil & Gas Pipelines industry means that Kinder Morgan, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 2.71%, with performance for the month coming to 4.46%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 23.48%, and for the half year the performance is -9.49%. Volatility for this week is 3.01% and for the month this is 2.48%.

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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