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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) which is in the industry Asset Management, gaining 0.52% today. In the last week its performance is -0.05%, and 4.30% for the past quarter. Currently, BlackRock, Inc., BLK has a target price of 391.69, so today’s gain of 0.52% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.47%.

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), has a market cap of 60494.8, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.60%, and institutional ownership is 86.50%.

At the current price of 373.54, it has a dividend yield of 2.45%, and its target price is 391.69. This is with a profit margin of 28.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.17. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has a P/E of 19.91, as well as a forward P/E of 16.76.

With a current EPS of 18.76, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 16.07%,BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 13.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.09%.

Performance for the year is 27.12%. Since its IPO date on 10/1/1999, the total performance to date is 11.85%.

Volume today for BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), is 378500, while its average volume is 551.88. Whilst the total gain today was 0.52%, it did have a day high of -0.61%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.45%, and 1.09% for the month. The 52-week low for BlackRock, Inc., BLK has been 35.76%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.61%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.20%, and its return on assets is 1.40%. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has an operating margin of 40.10%. With a sales growth of -3.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that BlackRock, Inc., BLK is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.17, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of BlackRock, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.79, and the P/S is 5.4, along with a P/B of 2.15. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.55.

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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