Today’s top gainers include the company Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) which is in the industry Agricultural Chemicals, gaining 1.26% today. In the last week its performance is 3.35%, and -2.37% for the past quarter. Currently, Agrium Inc., AGU has a target price of 96.39, so today’s gain of 1.26% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.86%.
Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), has a market cap of 12795.92, and is based in Canada. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 70.50%.
At the current price of 92.61, it has a dividend yield of 3.78%, and its target price is 96.39. This is with a profit margin of 6.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.86. Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has a P/E of 14.78, as well as a forward P/E of 15.75.
With a current EPS of 6.26, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.09%,Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 1.23%.
Performance for the year is 4.21%. Since its IPO date on 5/5/1995, the total performance to date is 5.72%.
Volume today for Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), is 449300, while its average volume is 776.87. Whilst the total gain today was 1.26%, it did have a day high of -7.61%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.32%, and 2.53% for the month. The 52-week low for Agrium Inc., AGU has been 18.15%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.61%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.90%, and its return on assets is 5.10%. Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has an operating margin of 10.20%. With a sales growth of -8.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Agrium Inc., AGU is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.68, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 0.8 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Agrium Inc.? Well its PEG is 12.06, and the P/S is 0.91, along with a P/B of 1.97. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.