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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 1.31% today. In the last week its performance is 15.27%, and 22.73% for the past quarter. Currently, VMware, Inc., VMW has a target price of 69.64, so today’s gain of 1.31% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.01%.

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), has a market cap of 29991.61, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.20%, and institutional ownership is 71.70%.

At the current price of 72.49, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 69.64. This is with a profit margin of 15.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.17. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has a P/E of 28.78, as well as a forward P/E of 15.68.

With a current EPS of 2.49, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.51%,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 13.67%.

Performance for the year is -18.04%. Since its IPO date on 8/15/2007, the total performance to date is 26.48%.

Volume today for VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW), is 1517519, while its average volume is 2188.61. Whilst the total gain today was 1.31%, it did have a day high of 0.83%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.54%, and 2.35% for the month. The 52-week low for VMware, Inc., VMW has been 67.61%, while the 52-week-high has reached -22.41%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.40%, and its return on assets is 6.70%. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has an operating margin of 18.90%. With a sales growth of 6.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that VMware, Inc., VMW is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.17, and has a current ratio of 2.5 and 2.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of VMware, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.11, and the P/S is 4.4, along with a P/B of 3.52. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 3.46.

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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