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Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued?

Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 13579.05. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Xilinx Inc. is 53.71 (with a change from open of 0.34%), this in conjunction with a target price of 51.5. Volume today has so far reached 479631, with an average volume of about 2107.89. The GAP for this stock, is 0.32%.

The P/E ratio is 24.92, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 22.43. The current EPS for Xilinx Inc., is 2.14, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -12.70%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 15.96%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for Xilinx Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 7.16% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 5.07%. Quarter over quarter is 12.30% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 4.70%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -3.10%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -1.30%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.30% and institutional ownership is 97.10%. Shares outstanding is 254.48, while shares float is at a value of 252.48. Float short for Xilinx Inc. is 4.50% and the short ratio is 5.39.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.38, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.61. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 3.8, and the quick ratio is 3.6. The most recent gross margin is 69.60% and their operating margin is 30.30%. The profit margin is 25.30%.

Xilinx Inc. has seen returns on assets of 11.60%, and on investment, 14.00%. Return on equity is 21.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 4.91. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 6.06, with Price/book ratio coming to 5.19 and Price/cash is 3.86, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 32.56.

The simple moving averages are 4.65% and 13.80% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -2.02% and the 52 week low is 36.42%.

Xilinx Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.47%, with a current price of 53.71. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 56.90%. This is in an industry, Semiconductor – Integrated Circuits, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Technology. Xilinx Inc. is based in USA.

Performance in the Semiconductor – Integrated Circuits industry means that Xilinx Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 2.46%, with performance for the month coming to 2.24%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 15.74%, and for the half year the performance is 27.23%. Volatility for this week is 1.94% and for the month this is 1.38%.

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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