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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) which is in the industry Diversified Machinery, gaining 0.05% today. In the last week its performance is -0.80%, and 8.02% for the past quarter. Currently, Danaher Corp., DHR has a target price of 87.25, so today’s gain of 0.05% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.00%.

Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), has a market cap of 55629.86, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 78.10%.

At the current price of 80.78, it has a dividend yield of 0.79%, and its target price is 87.25. This is with a profit margin of 15.90%, and total debt/equity of 0.59. Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has a P/E of 20.56, as well as a forward P/E of 20.68.

With a current EPS of 3.93, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.76%,Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 7.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 0.75%.

Performance for the year is 20.75%. Since its IPO date on 11/5/1987, the total performance to date is 15.04%.

Volume today for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), is 825378, while its average volume is 3548.15. Whilst the total gain today was 0.05%, it did have a day high of -1.72%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.89%, and 0.83% for the month. The 52-week low for Danaher Corp., DHR has been 31.57%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.72%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.50%, and its return on assets is 7.10%. Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has an operating margin of 16.70%. With a sales growth of -70.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Danaher Corp., DHR is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.48, and has a current ratio of 1.4 and 1.1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Danaher Corp.? Well its PEG is 27.41, and the P/S is 2.52, along with a P/B of 2.23. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 13.58.

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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