Today’s top gainers include the company Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) which is in the industry Steel & Iron, gaining 0.23% today. In the last week its performance is 6.35%, and 6.50% for the past quarter. Currently, Nucor Corporation, NUE has a target price of 53.75, so today’s gain of 0.23% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.31%.
Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE), has a market cap of 15573.68, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is 81.20%.
At the current price of 48.92, it has a dividend yield of 3.07%, and its target price is 53.75. This is with a profit margin of 3.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.59. Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has a P/E of 33.46, as well as a forward P/E of 15.27.
With a current EPS of 1.46, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 18.24%,Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 21.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 23.78%.
Performance for the year is 31.58%. Since its IPO date on 9/1/1983, the total performance to date is 23.37%.
Volume today for Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE), is 3665400, while its average volume is 2880.93. Whilst the total gain today was 0.23%, it did have a day high of -14.16%.
Volatility for this week has been at 2.19%, and 2.26% for the month. The 52-week low for Nucor Corporation, NUE has been 46.66%, while the 52-week-high has reached -14.30%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 5.60%, and its return on assets is 3.20%. Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has an operating margin of 6.60%. With a sales growth of -2.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Nucor Corporation, NUE is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.57, and has a current ratio of 3.4 and 2.2 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Nucor Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.41, and the P/S is 1, along with a P/B of 2.06. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 6.68.