Is Comcast stock trading at an attractive valuation?
On June 25, Comcast stock was trading at a forward PE ratio of 13.41x. The company’s earnings are expected to rise 18.4% in 2019. Comcast’s earnings are also expected to rise at a compound annual growth rate of 11.41% over the next five years. The company’s sales might rise 8.2% annually over the next three years. Comcast stock looks undervalued considering its PE ratio.
Charter Communications and Dish Network had forward PE ratios of 37.87x and 16.93x, respectively.
Short interest ratio
On June 25, Comcast’s short interest ratio was ~1.55%. The ratio represents the number of shares sold short and not yet covered back. When a stock’s short interest ratio is greater than 40%, it indicates that investors and traders expect its price to fall.