Today’s top gainers include the company Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) which is in the industry Health Care Plans, gaining 0.14% today. In the last week its performance is 0.42%, and 8.77% for the past quarter. Currently, Aetna Inc., AET has a target price of 138, so today’s gain of 0.14% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.38%.
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET), has a market cap of 42460.29, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 95.00%.
At the current price of 120.25, it has a dividend yield of 0.83%, and its target price is 138. This is with a profit margin of 5.10%, and total debt/equity of 1.17. Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has a P/E of 17.62, as well as a forward P/E of 13.6.
With a current EPS of 6.82, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.69%,Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 12.06%.
Performance for the year is 2.23%. Since its IPO date on 1/3/1977, the total performance to date is 11.82%.
Volume today for Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET), is 472733, while its average volume is 2937.05. Whilst the total gain today was 0.14%, it did have a day high of -2.48%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.21%, and 1.78% for the month. The 52-week low for Aetna Inc., AET has been 30.69%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.48%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.50%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has an operating margin of 9.80%. With a sales growth of 4.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Aetna Inc., AET is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 1.13, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Aetna Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.46, and the P/S is 0.69, along with a P/B of 2.38. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 2.48.