What Palantir Technologies Investors Should Keep in Mind

Palantir Technologies marked a -4.3% change today, compared to 0.0% for the S&P 500. Is it a good value at today's price of $18.08? Only an in-depth analysis can answer that question, but here are some facts that can give you an idea:

  • Palantir Technologies Inc. builds and deploys software platforms for the intelligence community in the United States to assist in counterterrorism investigations and operations.

  • Palantir Technologies belongs to the Technology sector, which has an average price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 27.16 and an average price to book (P/B) of 6.23

  • The company's P/B ratio is 12.32

  • Palantir Technologies has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 258.3 based on its trailing 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $0.07 per share

  • Its forward P/E ratio is 67.0, based on its forward earnings per share (EPS) of $0.27

  • PLTR has a Price to Earnings Growth (PEG) ratio of 0.85, which shows the company is very undervalued compared to its earnings growth estimates.

  • Over the last four years, Palantir Technologies has averaged free cash flows of $142.86 Million, which on average grew 22.0%

  • PLTR's gross profit margins have averaged -12.2 % over the last four years and during this time they had a growth rate of 5.4 % and a coefficient of variability of 1404.1 %.

  • Palantir Technologies has moved 158.0% over the last year compared to 15.0% for the S&P 500 -- a difference of 143.0%

  • PLTR has an average analyst rating of hold and is 26.88% away from its mean target price of $14.25 per share

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