Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 24509.1. It is in the Farm & Construction Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 15.46, a forward P/E of 21.44 and EPS of 4.98. At a stock price of 78.03 (1.33%) it has a dividend yield of 3.12%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 5.80%, more recently this last year it has grown by -33.20%. The next year growth is going to be about -7.31% and more long-term 0.99% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -23.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 1.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -3.60%.
For performance, Deere & Company the past week has seen a gain of -1.71%. For the last month performance for Deere & Company is -7.94%. While the last quarter is -5.93% and half year, -0.14%. Finally for the year, performance is -14.72%.
The 52-week high for Deere & Company, is at -14.85%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 12.89%. The 20-day simple moving average is -4.32% and -0.74% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.24%, and for the month it is 1.49%. Deere & Company, has a target price of 77.72.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 3.44, and for total debt/equity Deere & Company has 5.29. The gross margin is 30.00%, while operating margin is 10.70%, the profit margin is 5.80%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 10.10%, with instituitional ownership at 84.30%. Deere & Company has a payout ratio of 47.90%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 318.3. The shares float is 313.96, with the float short at 9.75%, with short ratio coming to 9.39.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Deere & Company, get 2.80%, with its returns on investment at 5.80%. Return on equity is 22.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 77.72, reached soon?
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