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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) which is in the industry Cleaning Products, gaining 0.72% today. In the last week its performance is 1.64%, and 14.33% for the past quarter. Currently, Church & Dwight Co., Inc., CHD has a target price of 48.73, so today’s gain of 0.72% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.04%.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD), has a market cap of 12879.83, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 83.20%.

At the current price of 50.7, it has a dividend yield of 1.42%, and its target price is 48.73. This is with a profit margin of 13.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.57. Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has a P/E of 28.95, as well as a forward P/E of 24.89.

With a current EPS of 1.75, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.32%,Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 7.73%.

Performance for the year is 10.37%. Since its IPO date on 03/06/1986, the total performance to date is 15.18%.

Volume today for Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD), is 1286800, while its average volume is 1938.95. Whilst the total gain today was 0.72%, it did have a day high of -0.06%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.87%, and 0.91% for the month. The 52-week low for Church & Dwight Co., Inc., CHD has been 19.59%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.46%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.40%, and its return on assets is 10.70%. Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has an operating margin of 20.70%. With a sales growth of 2.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Church & Dwight Co., Inc., CHD is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.35, and has a current ratio of 0.8 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Church & Dwight Co., Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.74, and the P/S is 3.69, along with a P/B of 6.58. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 68.58.

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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