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Morning Trending Tickers: Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO)

With a market cap of 83.09 B, Novo Nordisk A/S has a large market cap size. Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE: NVO) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 01/04/1982. Novo Nordisk A/S is in the Drug Manufacturers – Other industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Novo Nordisk A/S, is 2084.39, and so far today it has a volume of 45100. Performance year to date since the 01/04/1982 is 19.85%.

To help you determine whether Novo Nordisk A/S is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 18.3 and forward P/E is 17.02. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Novo Nordisk A/S has a value for PEG of 1.93. P/S ratio is 4.8 and the P/B ratio is 17.33. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 30.51 and 21.64 respectively.

At the current price Novo Nordisk A/S is trading at, 42.99 (0.02% today), Novo Nordisk A/S has a dividend yield of 2.61%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 44.10%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 2.35, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 9.49% after growing 10.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 9.60%, and 4.60% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 1933.25, and the number of shares float is 1304.81. The senior management bring insider ownership to 26.40%, and institutional ownership is at 8.50%. The float short is 0.35%, with the short ratio at a value of 2.2. Management has seen a return on assets of 42.10%, and also a return on investment of 84.70%.

The ability for Novo Nordisk A/S, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.1, and quick ratio is 0.8. Long term debt/equity is 0 and total debt/equity is 0.02. In terms of margins, Novo Nordisk A/S has a gross margin of 84.80%, with its operating margin at 43.90%, and Novo Nordisk A/S has a profit margin of 34.20%.

The 52 week high is -25.12%, with 39.17% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -0.02% and the 200 day simple moving average is 14.74%.

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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