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Today’s Large Cap Details for Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) of Medical Appliances & Equipment

Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 121.83 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Medtronic plc is 88.99 (with a change from open of 1.03%), this in conjunction with a target price of 91.38. Volume today has so far reached 3806584, with an average volume of about 4386.46. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.

The P/E ratio is 30.72, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 16.4. The current EPS for Medtronic plc, is 2.9, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 16.70%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 24.93%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for Medtronic plc, EPS is looking like it will grow 9.51% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 7.38%. Quarter over quarter is 8.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 4.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -2.10%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 12.90%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.10% and institutional ownership is 84.40%. Shares outstanding is 1369, while shares float is at a value of 1365.69. Float short for Medtronic plc is 0.55% and the short ratio is 1.73.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.52, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.66. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.7, and the quick ratio is 1.5. The most recent gross margin is 68.70% and their operating margin is 17.90%. The profit margin is 13.60%.

Medtronic plc has seen returns on assets of 4.10%, and on investment, 5.70%. Return on equity is 8.00%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 4.16. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.1, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.42 and Price/cash is 8.89, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 37.49.

The simple moving averages are 3.67% and 10.44% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -0.31% and the 52 week low is 28.32%.

Medtronic plc has a dividend yield of 1.93%, with a current price of 88.99. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 58.80%. This is in an industry, Medical Appliances & Equipment, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Healthcare. Medtronic plc is based in USA.

Performance in the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry means that Medtronic plc has seen performance for the past week of 1.55%, with performance for the month coming to 8.00%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 9.30%, and for the half year the performance is 5.76%. Volatility for this week is 1.01% and for the month this is 1.28%.


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