China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (NYSE: SNP), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 105.11 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation is 82.1 (with a change from open of 0.13%), this in conjunction with a target price of 108.95. Volume today has so far reached 96391, with an average volume of about 109.79. The GAP for this stock, is 1.08%.
The P/E ratio is 11.84, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 11.78. The current EPS for China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, is 6.93, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 43.30%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 15.60%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, EPS is looking like it will grow 5.13% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.90%. Quarter over quarter is 205.60% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -13.50%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -9.20%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -5.10%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 76.20% and institutional ownership is 3.30%. Shares outstanding is 1280.26, while shares float is at a value of 240.58. Float short for China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation is 0.11% and the short ratio is 2.37.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.2, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.36. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.8, and the quick ratio is 0.4. The most recent gross margin is 27.10% and their operating margin is 3.10%. The profit margin is 1.80%.
China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation has seen returns on assets of 2.60%, and on investment, 6.30%. Return on equity is 5.40%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.33. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 0.34, with Price/book ratio coming to 0.99 and Price/cash is 11.2, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 7.58.
The simple moving averages are 0.04% and 7.32% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -3.28% and the 52 week low is 23.61%.
China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.46%, with a current price of 82.1. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 78.40%. This is in an industry, Major Integrated Oil & Gas, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation is based in China.
Performance in the Major Integrated Oil & Gas industry means that China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation has seen performance for the past week of 0.13%, with performance for the month coming to 1.89%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 5.79%, and for the half year the performance is 22.03%. Volatility for this week is 0.87% and for the month this is 0.87%.
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