The company in question is, MPLX LP (NYSE:MPLX) currently with a stock price of 34.56 (0.17% today). The market cap for MPLX LP is 13.31 B, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Oil & Gas Pipelines industry. The target price for MPLX LP is 43.33. Currently MPLX LP is trading with a P/E of 74.48, and a forward P/E of 22.71. Average volume for MPLX LP is 1174.66 and so far today it is 4839130.
Performance in the last year for MPLX LP has been 17.34%. For EPS growth, MPLX LP has seen a growth of -99.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 61.23%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -10.44% over the last five years and could be 57.62% for the next five years. MPLX LP has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 37.20%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 159.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.39%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 3.06%.
Since the IPO date for MPLX LP on the 10/26/2012, MPLX LP has seen performance year to date to be 2.80%. With MPLX LP trading at 34.56, the dividend yield is 6.25%, and the EPS is 0.46.
So could MPLX LP, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 74.48. The PEG is 1.29, P/S is 4.65 and the P/B is at 1.27. The P/cash is 50.25, with P/free cash flow at 76.09.
MPLX LP ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 1.1. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.78, and total debt/equity at 0.
In terms of margins, MPLX LP has a gross margin of 55.50%, an operating margin of 26.00% and a profit margin of 6.00%.Payout ratio for MPLX LP is 424.20%. Return on assets come to 1.00% with return on investment coming to 3.30%.
Insider ownership for MPLX LP, is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 88.20%. Outstanding shares are at 385.27. While shares float is 212.27. The float short is currently 6.16%, and short ratio is 11.13.
Graphs: MPLX LP NYSE: MPLX | Friday May 19, 2017
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