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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY

DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Medical Instruments & Supplies in the sector of Healthcare. Based in USA, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY  has a market cap of 13961.31. Since its IPO date on the 4/25/1991, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY performance year to date is -0.24%. Today DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY has gained -1.48%, with a current price of 59.58.

Ownership of the company is 0.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 96.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 15.40%. Return of assets are at 3.90%, with return on investment at 8.50%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.19. While Total debt/equity is 0.19. With a profit margin of 11.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 53.60%, and operating margin of 12.10%. DENTSPLY International Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 2.4, while the quick ratio is 1.7.

For the last year DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY has seen a EPS growth of -21.30%. A performance for the year of 0.19%. The 52-week high is -9.27%, and the 52-week low is 11.93%. The average volume for DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is 208394.

With a target price of 68.58, can DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY. DENTSPLY International Inc. has a P/E of 31.06 and a forward P/E of 19.87. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.95. DENTSPLY International Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.08 and 1.69 respectively. For P/cash, DENTSPLY International Inc. has a value of 41.66, while it is 45.01 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 59.58, DENTSPLY International Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.51%. We see a return on equity of 5.60%.

Looking more long-term DENTSPLY International Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.52%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.70% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -21.30% for this year and for the last five years a -0.60% growth has been seen.

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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