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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) which is in the industry Drug Manufacturers – Major, gaining 1.44% today. In the last week its performance is 1.01%, and -33.44% for the past quarter. Currently, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, BMY has a target price of 65.9, so today’s gain of 1.44% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.28%.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY), has a market cap of 84416.33, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 74.10%.

At the current price of 50.05, it has a dividend yield of 3.04%, and its target price is 65.9. This is with a profit margin of 16.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.45. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has a P/E of 29.29, as well as a forward P/E of 17.11.

With a current EPS of 1.71, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.39%,Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -12.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 16.87%.

Performance for the year is -21.26%. Since its IPO date on 6/1/1972, the total performance to date is -25.91%.

Volume today for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY), is 8660400, while its average volume is 13892.47. Whilst the total gain today was 1.44%, it did have a day high of -20.82%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.10%, and 1.80% for the month. The 52-week low for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, BMY has been 1.93%, while the 52-week-high has reached -34.65%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 4.60%, and its return on assets is 9.00%. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has an operating margin of 20.80%. With a sales growth of 17.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, BMY is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.44, and has a current ratio of 1.6 and 1.4 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company? Well its PEG is 1.74, and the P/S is 4.79, along with a P/B of 5.6. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 18.15.

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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