Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE: FMS), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 30.25 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA is 48.64 (with a change from open of -0.10%), this in conjunction with a target price of 49.4. Volume today has so far reached 25007, with an average volume of about 140.5. The GAP for this stock, is -0.12%.
The P/E ratio is 22.57, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 19.97. The current EPS for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA, is 2.16, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 20.10%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 15.49%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA, EPS is looking like it will grow 8.49% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 9.80%. Quarter over quarter is 44.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 16.10%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 18.20%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 7.30%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 35.70% and institutional ownership is 2.70%. Shares outstanding is 620.44, while shares float is at a value of 609.43. Float short for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA is 0.11% and the short ratio is 4.61.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.66, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.81. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.3, and the quick ratio is 1.1. The most recent gross margin is 33.20% and their operating margin is 15.10%. The profit margin is 7.30%.
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA has seen returns on assets of 5.00%, and on investment, 10.00%. Return on equity is 12.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.3. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.66, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.93 and Price/cash is 45.1, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 45.43.
The simple moving averages are -0.14% and 13.23% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -3.15% and the 52 week low is 27.83%.
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA has a dividend yield of 1.05%, with a current price of 48.64. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 0.00%. This is in an industry, Specialized Health Services, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Healthcare. Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA is based in Germany.
Performance in the Specialized Health Services industry means that Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA has seen performance for the past week of 0.79%, with performance for the month coming to 0.18%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 16.79%, and for the half year the performance is 11.76%. Volatility for this week is 0.71% and for the month this is 0.80%.
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