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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) which is in the industry CATV Systems, gaining -0.48% today. In the last week its performance is -1.28%, and 5.87% for the past quarter. Currently, Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA has a target price of 29.09, so today’s gain of -0.48% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.81%.

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA), has a market cap of 10796.26, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is *TBA.

At the current price of 27.04, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 29.09. This is with a profit margin of 11.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.49. Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has a P/E of 14.66, as well as a forward P/E of 12.17.

With a current EPS of 1.84, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 12.79%,Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 1.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 15.70%.

Performance for the year is -6.44%. Since its IPO date on 7/8/2005, the total performance to date is 1.35%.

Volume today for Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA), is 2103000, while its average volume is 3318.8. Whilst the total gain today was -0.48%, it did have a day high of -4.32%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.14%, and 2.43% for the month. The 52-week low for Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA has been 14.29%, while the 52-week-high has reached -14.97%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.20%, and its return on assets is 4.90%. Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has an operating margin of 31.20%. With a sales growth of 3.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Discovery Communications, Inc., DISCA is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 1.46, and has a current ratio of 1.8 and 1.8 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Discovery Communications, Inc.? Well its PEG is 0.93, and the P/S is 1.67, along with a P/B of 2.04. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 58.36.

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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