The company in question is, Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) currently with a stock price of 40.44 (1.18% today). The market cap for Novo Nordisk A/S is 78.52 B, and is in the sector Healthcare, and Drug Manufacturers – Other industry. The target price for Novo Nordisk A/S is 36.7. Currently Novo Nordisk A/S is trading with a P/E of 18.09, and a forward P/E of 16.59. Average volume for Novo Nordisk A/S is 2296.39 and so far today it is 2183858.
Performance in the last year for Novo Nordisk A/S has been -23.33%. For EPS growth, Novo Nordisk A/S has seen a growth of 10.60%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 10.02%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 20.10% over the last five years and could be 9.50% for the next five years. Novo Nordisk A/S has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 4.60%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 9.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.08%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 7.23%.
Since the IPO date for Novo Nordisk A/S on the 01/04/1982, Novo Nordisk A/S has seen performance year to date to be 15.02%. With Novo Nordisk A/S trading at 40.44, the dividend yield is 2.77%, and the EPS is 2.24.
So could Novo Nordisk A/S, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 18.09. The PEG is 1.9, P/S is 4.76 and the P/B is at 17.14. The P/cash is 30.27, with P/free cash flow at 21.47.
Novo Nordisk A/S ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 0.8. This is with long term debt/equity at 0, and total debt/equity at 0.02.
In terms of margins, Novo Nordisk A/S has a gross margin of 84.80%, an operating margin of 43.90% and a profit margin of 34.20%.Payout ratio for Novo Nordisk A/S is 44.10%. Return on assets come to 42.10% with return on investment coming to 84.70%.
Insider ownership for Novo Nordisk A/S, is at 26.40% and institutional ownership comes to 8.20%. Outstanding shares are at 1941.56. While shares float is 1304.81. The float short is currently 0.26%, and short ratio is 1.46.
Graphs: Novo Nordisk A/S NYSE: NVO | Friday May 19, 2017
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