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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) which is in the industry Technical & System Software, gaining 1.06% today. In the last week its performance is 14.75%, and 19.51% for the past quarter. Currently, VMware, Inc., VMW has a target price of 63.26, so today’s gain of 1.06% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.27%.

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), has a market cap of 29185.24, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.20%, and institutional ownership is 73.50%.

At the current price of 70.69, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 63.26. This is with a profit margin of 14.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.18. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has a P/E of 30.83, as well as a forward P/E of 15.88.

With a current EPS of 2.27, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.30%,VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 22.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 13.49%.

Performance for the year is -15.92%. Since its IPO date on 8/15/2007, the total performance to date is 23.65%.

Volume today for VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), is 3074445, while its average volume is 2154.1. Whilst the total gain today was 1.06%, it did have a day high of 0.38%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.26%, and 2.22% for the month. The 52-week low for VMware, Inc., VMW has been 63.45%, while the 52-week-high has reached -24.34%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.40%, and its return on assets is 6.30%. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has an operating margin of 17.40%. With a sales growth of 5.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that VMware, Inc., VMW is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.18, and has a current ratio of 2.4 and 2.4 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of VMware, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.29, and the P/S is 4.34, along with a P/B of 3.58. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 3.54.

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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