Consider This Before Taking a Position in Li Auto (LI)

More and more people are talking about Li Auto over the last few weeks. Is it worth buying the Auto Manufacturers stock at a price of $34.02? Only time will tell. The information below will give you a basic idea of what this investment may entail:

  • Li Auto has moved 70.6% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 16.2%

  • LI has an average analyst rating of buy and is -36.89% away from its mean target price of $53.9 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $0.23

  • Li Auto has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 147.9 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $1.5 and its forward P/E ratio is 22.7

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0.63 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Li Auto is part of the Consumer Discretionary sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 22.96 and an average P/B of 4.24

  • The company has a free cash flow of $30.5 Billion, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Li Auto Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells new energy vehicles in the People's Republic of China. The company provides Li ONE and Li L series smart electric vehicles. It also offers sales and after sales management, and technology development and corporate management services, as well as purchases manufacturing equipment. The company offers its products through online and offline channels. The company was formerly known as Leading Ideal Inc. and changed its name to Li Auto Inc. in July 2020. Li Auto Inc. was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China.

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