Kinder Morgan Inc.Find Ratings Reports
KINDER MORGAN INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased, representing a decrease to the bottom line. KINDER MORGAN INC has very weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.29 which clearly shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 2.30% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||3632.0||3389.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||-1006.0||209.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||326.0||787.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||79055.0||80305.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||37843.0||40050.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||37.86||46.33|
|Return on Assets||0.23||0.88|
|Return on Equity||0.08||1.6|
|Debt||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Share Data||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||2217.11||2230.1|
|Div / share||0.13||0.13|
|Book value / share||15.17||15.44|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1.5948871E7||1.2447175E7|
HOLD. KINDER MORGAN INC's P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 44.17 for the Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 25.66. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.08 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.28 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 24.41. The price-to-sales ratio is above the S&P 500 average and well above the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, KINDER MORGAN INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|KMI 1631.00||Peers 44.17||KMI 7.86||Peers 8.37|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
KMI is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Average. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
KMI is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|KMI 17.35||Peers 20.30||KMI 0.20||Peers 0.58|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
KMI is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
KMI trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|KMI 1.08||Peers 24.41||KMI -96.00||Peers 514.44|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
KMI is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, KMI is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|KMI 2.64||Peers 1.94||KMI 4.95||Peers 30.87|
Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
KMI is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
KMI significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth