Don't Buy Koninklijke Philips Before Checking Its Fundamentals!

Shares of Medical Electronics company Koninklijke Philips climbed 1.9% this morning. Here are some quick facts to get you started if you are interested in the stock:

  • Koninklijke Philips has logged a 38.6% 52 week change, compared to 26.5% for the S&P 500

  • PHG has an average analyst rating of underperform and is 23.15% away from its mean target price of $22.72 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $-0.87, which brings its trailing Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio to -32.2. The Health Care sector's average P/E ratio is 30.21

  • The company's forward earnings per share (EPS) is $1.73 and its forward P/E ratio is 16.2

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.13 in contrast to the Health Care sector's average P/B ratio is 4.08

  • The current ratio is currently 1.2, which consists in its liquid assets divided by any liabilities due within in the next 12 months

  • Koninklijke Philips's revenues have an average growth rate of 0.6% with operating expenses growing at -0.0%. The company's current operating margins stand at -0.6%

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