Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 112869.11. It is in the Drug Manufacturers – Other industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 28.4, a forward P/E of 22.98 and EPS of 1.99. At a stock price of 56.88 (0.60%) it has a dividend yield of 1.70%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 22.40%, more recently this last year it has grown by 34.30%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.09% and more long-term 12.30% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -2.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 12.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 8.00%.
For performance, Novo Nordisk A/S the past week has seen a gain of 2.76%. For the last month performance for Novo Nordisk A/S is 8.25%. While the last quarter is 0.89% and half year, 5.52%. Finally for the year, performance is -3.05%.
The 52-week high for Novo Nordisk A/S, is at -4.07%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 25.38%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.27% and 5.07% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.05%, and for the month it is 1.03%. Novo Nordisk A/S, has a target price of 60.1.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0, and for total debt/equity Novo Nordisk A/S has 0.01. The gross margin is 84.90%, while operating margin is 43.60%, the profit margin is 31.30%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.8.
Insider ownership is at 26.40%, with instituitional ownership at 10.20%. Novo Nordisk A/S has a payout ratio of 47.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 1996.27. The shares float is 1356.68, with the float short at 0.15%, with short ratio coming to 1.5.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Novo Nordisk A/S, get 40.40%, with its returns on investment at 85.00%. Return on equity is 82.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 60.1, reached soon?
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