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How has CVS Health Corporation:(NYSE:CVS) performed recently?

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 106079.34. It is in the Health Care Plans industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 21.28, a forward P/E of 14.95 and EPS of 4.61. At a stock price of 97.12 (-0.96%) it has a dividend yield of 1.73%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 13.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by 16.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 12.65% and more long-term 14.93% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -3.50%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 9.90% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 18.90%.

For performance, CVS Health Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 4.49%. For the last month performance for CVS Health Corporation is 3.68%. While the last quarter is -5.22% and half year, 4.17%. Finally for the year, performance is -11.65%.

The 52-week high for CVS Health Corporation, is at -13.08%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 21.32%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.78% and 0.05% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.90%, and for the month it is 1.31%. CVS Health Corporation, has a target price of 112.26.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.73, and for total debt/equity CVS Health Corporation has 0.76. The gross margin is 16.90%, while operating margin is 5.90%, the profit margin is 3.20%. The current ratio is 1.2 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 85.50%. CVS Health Corporation has a payout ratio of 31.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 1081.78. The shares float is 1071.36, with the float short at 1.25%, with short ratio coming to 2.52.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see CVS Health Corporation, get 5.90%, with its returns on investment at 9.40%. Return on equity is 14.00%. So will the investors see the target price of 112.26, reached soon?

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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