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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) which is in the industry Medical Equipment Wholesale, gaining 0.19% today. In the last week its performance is 1.95%, and 6.99% for the past quarter. Currently, Henry Schein, Inc., HSIC has a target price of 173.1, so today’s gain of 0.19% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.28%.

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC), has a market cap of 14800.51, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.10%, and institutional ownership is 94.50%.

At the current price of 181.45, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 173.1. This is with a profit margin of 4.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.38. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has a P/E of 31.02, as well as a forward P/E of 24.71.

With a current EPS of 5.85, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 10.75%,Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.44%.

Performance for the year is 23.07%. Since its IPO date on 11/3/1995, the total performance to date is 14.70%.

Volume today for Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC), is 233800, while its average volume is 420.8. Whilst the total gain today was 0.19%, it did have a day high of -0.85%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.95%, and 1.31% for the month. The 52-week low for Henry Schein, Inc., HSIC has been 43.81%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.85%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 14.10%, and its return on assets is 7.70%. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has an operating margin of 6.90%. With a sales growth of 10.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Henry Schein, Inc., HSIC is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.23, and has a current ratio of 1.6 and 0.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Henry Schein, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.71, and the P/S is 1.36, along with a P/B of 5.08. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 206.71.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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