Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Drugs Wholesale in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH has a market cap of 25679.12. Since its IPO date on the 12/31/1987, Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH performance year to date is -11.36%. Today Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH has gained 0.46%, with a current price of 78.65.
Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 88.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 35.60%. Return of assets are at 4.30%, with return on investment at 11.50%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.77. While Total debt/equity is 0.83. With a profit margin of 1.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 5.40%, and operating margin of 2.00%. Cardinal Health, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.1, while the quick ratio is 0.6.
For the last year Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH has seen a EPS growth of 7.30%. A performance for the year of -5.48%. The 52-week high is -12.49%, and the 52-week low is 8.01%. The average volume for Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH is 1277538.
With a target price of 91.38, can Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Cardinal Health, Inc., CAH. Cardinal Health, Inc. has a P/E of 18.71 and a forward P/E of 13.69. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.84. Cardinal Health, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.22 and 3.82 respectively. For P/cash, Cardinal Health, Inc. has a value of 9.88, while it is 11.4 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 78.65, Cardinal Health, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.30%. We see a return on equity of 21.20%.
Looking more long-term Cardinal Health, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.17%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.10% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 7.30% for this year and for the last five years a 17.30% growth has been seen.