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Large-cap Consumer Staples company Monster Beverage has moved -1.7% so far today on a volume of 14,503,992, compared to its average of 6,066,742. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved -1.0%.

Monster Beverage trades -18.32% away from its average analyst target price of $62.73 per share. The 22 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $46.0 to $70.0, and on average have given Monster Beverage a rating of buy.

If you are considering an investment in MNST, you'll want to know the following:

  • Monster Beverage's current price is 212.1% above its Graham number of $16.42, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Monster Beverage has moved -13.9% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 22.3%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 1.58, Monster Beverage has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 32.4 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • MNST has a forward P/E ratio of 25.2 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $2.03 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.13 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Monster Beverage is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 6.22 compared to its sector average of 4.12

  • Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in development, marketing, sale, and distribution of energy drink beverages and concentrates in the United States and internationally.

  • Based in Corona, the company has 5,254 full time employees and a market cap of $53.71 Billion.

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