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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) which is in the industry Drugs Wholesale, gaining 1.42% today. In the last week its performance is -0.20%, and -11.22% for the past quarter. Currently, McKesson Corporation, MCK has a target price of 198.85, so today’s gain of 1.42% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.33%.

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), has a market cap of 37518.75, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.29%, and institutional ownership is 86.80%.

At the current price of 166.75, it has a dividend yield of 0.67%, and its target price is 198.85. This is with a profit margin of 1.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.88. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has a P/E of 16.33, as well as a forward P/E of 11.58.

With a current EPS of 10.21, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.64%,McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 18.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.71%.

Performance for the year is -9.81%. Since its IPO date on 11/15/1994, the total performance to date is -15.04%.

Volume today for McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), is 2042000, while its average volume is 1506.72. Whilst the total gain today was 1.42%, it did have a day high of -16.05%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.33%, and 1.96% for the month. The 52-week low for McKesson Corporation, MCK has been 12.99%, while the 52-week-high has reached -17.13%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.50%, and its return on assets is 3.90%. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has an operating margin of 1.90%. With a sales growth of 4.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that McKesson Corporation, MCK is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.64, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of McKesson Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.68, and the P/S is 0.19, along with a P/B of 4.06. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 8.05.

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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