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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) which is in the industry Property & Casualty Insurance, gaining -0.69% today. In the last week its performance is -2.74%, and 1.19% for the past quarter. Currently, Loews Corporation, L has a target price of 43, so today’s gain of -0.69% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.65%.

Loews Corporation (NYSE:L), has a market cap of 15541.61, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.50%, and institutional ownership is 62.90%.

At the current price of 46.16, it has a dividend yield of 0.54%, and its target price is 43. This is with a profit margin of 5.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.59. Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) has a P/E of 23.83, as well as a forward P/E of 14.61.

With a current EPS of 1.94, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 3.27%,Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -5.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.61%.

Performance for the year is 17.72%. Since its IPO date on 07/10/1987, the total performance to date is -1.30%.

Volume today for Loews Corporation (NYSE:L), is 1013500, while its average volume is 827.28. Whilst the total gain today was -0.69%, it did have a day high of -3.59%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.07%, and 1.16% for the month. The 52-week low for Loews Corporation, L has been 21.45%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.81%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 4.30%, and its return on assets is 0.80%. Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) has an operating margin of 11.20%. With a sales growth of -0.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Loews Corporation, L is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.59, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Loews Corporation? Well its PEG is 4.25, and the P/S is 1.18, along with a P/B of 0.86. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 47.53.

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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