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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) which is in the industry Chemicals – Major Diversified, gaining 9.11% today. In the last week its performance is 5.92%, and -1.84% for the past quarter. Currently, Celanese Corporation, CE has a target price of 75.53, so today’s gain of 9.11% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 6.76%.

Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), has a market cap of 10082.93, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is *TBA.

At the current price of 69.37, it has a dividend yield of 2.08%, and its target price is 75.53. This is with a profit margin of 6.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.99. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has a P/E of 30.59, as well as a forward P/E of 9.96.

With a current EPS of 2.27, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.58%,Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -5.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.72%.

Performance for the year is 10.61%. Since its IPO date on 1/21/2005, the total performance to date is 4.68%.

Volume today for Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), is 3468200, while its average volume is 1082.85. Whilst the total gain today was 9.11%, it did have a day high of 2.72%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.22%, and 2.06% for the month. The 52-week low for Celanese Corporation, CE has been 27.98%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.96%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 2.30%, and its return on assets is 4.00%. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has an operating margin of 7.50%. With a sales growth of -8.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Celanese Corporation, CE is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.95, and has a current ratio of 2.3 and 1.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Celanese Corporation? Well its PEG is 3.51, and the P/S is 1.83, along with a P/B of 3.91. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 13.09.

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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