What Fomento Económico Mexicano (FMX) Investors Need to Know

Shares of Beverages company Fomento Económico Mexicano climbed 5.2% this afternoon. Here are some quick facts to get you started if you are interested in the stock:

  • Fomento Económico Mexicano has logged a 2.2% 52 week change, compared to 23.3% for the S&P 500

  • FMX has an average analyst rating of buy and is -20.96% away from its mean target price of $140.79 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $4.75, which brings its trailing Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio to 23.4. The Consumer Staples sector's average P/E ratio is 22.64

  • The company's forward earnings per share (EPS) is $5.97 and its forward P/E ratio is 18.6

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.44 in contrast to the Consumer Staples sector's average P/B ratio is 2.79

  • The current ratio is currently 1.3, which consists in its liquid assets divided by any liabilities due within in the next 12 months

  • FMX has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of -93.9% and gross profit margins of 0.4%

  • The company's free cash flow for the last fiscal year was $4.7 Billion and the average free cash flow growth rate is 12.8%

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