Briefing From The Editor -- GRFS Stock

Mid-cap Health Care company Grifols has moved 0.9% so far today on a volume of 453,801, compared to its average of 723,301. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved -0.0%.

Grifols trades -35.26% away from its average analyst target price of $16.32 per share. The 2 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $15.07 to $17.58, and on average have given Grifols a rating of buy.

Anyone interested in buying GRFS should be aware of the facts below:

  • Grifols has moved 31.5% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 22.9%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 0.04, Grifols has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 264.1 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • GRFS has a forward P/E ratio of 9.9 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $1.07 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 0.46 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Grifols is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.17 compared to its sector average of 4.08

  • Grifols, S.A. operates as a plasma therapeutic company in Spain, the United States, Canada and internationally.

  • Based in Barcelona, the company has 24,000 full time employees and a market cap of $9.43 Billion.

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