|Company name||McKesson Corporation|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]MCK[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Good|
|Confident Investor Rating||Fair|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$208.72|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$188.44|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$100.39|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$202.97|
The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=mck
McKesson Corporation (McKesson) is engaged in delivering pharmaceuticals, medical supplies and healthcare information technology. The Company operates through two segments: McKesson Distribution Solutions and Technology Solutions. The McKesson Distribution Solutions segment distributes drugs and equipment, and health and beauty care products across North America and internationally. The Distribution Solutions segment provides pharmaceutical solutions for biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturers, and practice management, technology, clinical support and business solutions to oncology and other specialty practices operating in the community setting. The Technology Solutions segment delivers clinical, patient care, financial, supply chain and strategic management software solutions, as well as connectivity, outsourcing and other services. Its McKesson Health Solutions portfolio includes ClarityQx, which is a payment technology.
Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in McKesson Corporation as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.
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How was this analysis of McKesson Corporation calculated?
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In order to assist you in using the techniques of this book, the values that I used when calculating the Manual pricing above were:
- Stock price at the time of the calculation: $195.78
- Growth: 0.11
- Current EPS (TTM): $10.21
- P/E: 19
- Future EPS Calc: $17.2
- Future Stock Price Calc: $326.88
- Target stock price: $202.96
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