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How has McKesson Corporation:(NYSE:MCK) performed recently?

McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 37275.75. It is in the Drugs Wholesale industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 16.23, a forward P/E of 11.5 and EPS of 10.21. At a stock price of 165.67 (0.01%) it has a dividend yield of 0.68%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 18.00%, more recently this last year it has grown by 30.10%. The next year growth is going to be about 5.64% and more long-term 9.71% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 15.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 11.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 4.60%.

For performance, McKesson Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -0.57%. For the last month performance for McKesson Corporation is -10.30%. While the last quarter is -13.22% and half year, 3.05%. Finally for the year, performance is -9.39%.

The 52-week high for McKesson Corporation, is at -17.67%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 12.26%. The 20-day simple moving average is -9.34% and -5.43% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.26%, and for the month it is 1.92%. McKesson Corporation, has a target price of 198.85.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.64, and for total debt/equity McKesson Corporation has 0.88. The gross margin is 5.90%, while operating margin is 1.90%, the profit margin is 1.20%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.29%, with instituitional ownership at 86.80%. McKesson Corporation has a payout ratio of 11.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 225. The shares float is 224.75, with the float short at 1.88%, with short ratio coming to 2.79.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see McKesson Corporation, get 3.90%, with its returns on investment at 15.50%. Return on equity is 24.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 198.85, reached soon?

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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