3M Company, MMM is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Diversified Machinery in the sector of Industrial Goods. Based in USA, 3M Company, MMM has a market cap of 107582.76. Since its IPO date on the 1/2/1970, 3M Company, MMM performance year to date is 20.06%. Today 3M Company, MMM has gained -0.03%, with a current price of 178.32.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 67.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 53.30%. Return of assets are at 14.80%, with return on investment at 22.00%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, 3M Company, MMM is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.78. While Total debt/equity is 0.98. With a profit margin of 16.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of 49.70%, and operating margin of 23.40%. 3M Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.6, while the quick ratio is 1.1.
For the last year 3M Company, MMM has seen a EPS growth of 1.30%. A performance for the year of 21.89%. The 52-week high is -2.17%, and the 52-week low is 35.82%. The average volume for 3M Company, MMM is 432729.
With a target price of 178.79, can 3M Company, MMM reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of 3M Company, MMM. 3M Company has a P/E of 22.74 and a forward P/E of 20.12. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.55. 3M Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.58 and 9.07 respectively. For P/cash, 3M Company has a value of 57.69, while it is 42.98 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 178.32, 3M Company has a dividend yield of 2.49%. We see a return on equity of 41.20%.
Looking more long-term 3M Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.93%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.78% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 1.30% for this year and for the last five years a 6.10% growth has been seen.