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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) which is in the industry Diversified Communication Services, gaining -1.18% today. In the last week its performance is 0.42%, and 5.90% for the past quarter. Currently, Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT has a target price of 62, so today’s gain of -1.18% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.09%.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT), has a market cap of 20301.07, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 88.10%.

At the current price of 56.23, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 62. This is with a profit margin of 41.80%, and total debt/equity of 1.13. Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has a P/E of 6.09, as well as a forward P/E of 25.99.

With a current EPS of 9.34, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 27.19%,Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 30.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.00%.

Performance for the year is 8.17%. Since its IPO date on 3/31/1998, the total performance to date is 4.67%.

Volume today for Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT), is 959629, while its average volume is 1955.55. Whilst the total gain today was -1.18%, it did have a day high of -2.36%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.27%, and 2.20% for the month. The 52-week low for Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT has been 37.62%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.36%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 19.50%, and its return on assets is 15.10%. Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) has an operating margin of 12.00%. With a sales growth of -0.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Level 3 Communications, Inc., LVLT is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 1.05, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 1.3 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Level 3 Communications, Inc.? Well its PEG is 0.61, and the P/S is 2.47, along with a P/B of 1.96. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 20.22.

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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