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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) which is in the industry Processed & Packaged Goods, gaining 0.25% today. In the last week its performance is -0.44%, and -3.30% for the past quarter. Currently, McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC has a target price of 104.75, so today’s gain of 0.25% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.12%.

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC), has a market cap of 12532.42, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.25%, and institutional ownership is 83.00%.

At the current price of 96.47, it has a dividend yield of 1.78%, and its target price is 104.75. This is with a profit margin of 10.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.89. McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has a P/E of 28.62, as well as a forward P/E of 23.38.

With a current EPS of 3.37, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 10.03%,McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 2.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.87%.

Performance for the year is 19.13%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 13.70%.

Volume today for McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC), is 913000, while its average volume is 635.88. Whilst the total gain today was 0.25%, it did have a day high of -9.02%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.31%, and 1.31% for the month. The 52-week low for McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC has been 26.52%, while the 52-week-high has reached -10.18%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 13.60%, and its return on assets is 9.60%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has an operating margin of 13.90%. With a sales growth of 3.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.6, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of McCormick & Company, Incorporated? Well its PEG is 3.23, and the P/S is 2.88, along with a P/B of 6.97. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 95.3.

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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