Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 37110.42. It is in the Diversified Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 19.94, a forward P/E of 17.27 and EPS of 5.21. At a stock price of 103.91 (-0.86%) it has a dividend yield of 2.12%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 12.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by 9.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.08% and more long-term 8.48% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 6.50%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -2.00%.
For performance, Illinois Tool Works Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 5.87%. For the last month performance for Illinois Tool Works Inc. is -2.53%. While the last quarter is 2.64% and half year, 15.38%. Finally for the year, performance is 14.25%.
The 52-week high for Illinois Tool Works Inc., is at -4.61%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 35.03%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.47% and 10.05% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.32%, and for the month it is 1.33%. Illinois Tool Works Inc., has a target price of 110.73.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.22, and for total debt/equity Illinois Tool Works Inc. has 1.34. The gross margin is 41.40%, while operating margin is 21.70%, the profit margin is 14.30%. The current ratio is 2.3 and the quick ratio is 1.9.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 77.40%. Illinois Tool Works Inc. has a payout ratio of 40.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 357.14. The shares float is 354.41, with the float short at 2.32%, with short ratio coming to 5.34.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Illinois Tool Works Inc., get 12.00%, with its returns on investment at 16.20%. Return on equity is 36.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 110.73, reached soon?
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