Here Are Some Essential Facts About Icahn Enterprises

We're taking a closer look at Icahn Enterprises today, as the chatter surrounding the stock has increased notably in the last few weeks. Today, its shares moved 0.4% compared to -0.5% for the S&P 500. Increased investor interest and volatility surrounding the stock are not reason enough to buy in -- you should first perform your own due diligence. Here are some figures that can get you started:

  • Icahn Enterprises L.P., through its subsidiaries, operates in investment, energy, automotive, food packaging, real estate, home fashion, and pharma businesses in the United States and Internationally.

  • Icahn Enterprises has moved -0.3% over the last year compared to -7.7% for the S&P 500 -- a difference of 7.4%

  • Its trailing 12 month earnings per share (EPS) is $-1.64

  • Icahn Enterprises has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of -33.2 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $0.74 and its forward P/E ratio is 73.4

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 3.9 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Icahn Enterprises is part of the Industrials sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 21.46 and an average P/B of 3.7

  • Icahn Enterprises has on average reported free cash flows of $-769,666,666.70 over the last four years, during which time they have grown by an an average of 83.3%

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