Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE: SWK), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 22.4 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. is 146.24 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 154.33. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 1068.06. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 18.68, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 17.96. The current EPS for Stanley Black & Decker, Inc., is 7.83, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 10.00%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 27.51%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Stanley Black & Decker, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 12.60% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 10.40%. Quarter over quarter is 102.20% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 5.00%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 12.80%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 4.00%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.40% and institutional ownership is 87.50%. Shares outstanding is 153.18, while shares float is at a value of 152.02. Float short for Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. is 1.52% and the short ratio is 2.17.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.56, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.59. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 0.6. The most recent gross margin is 37.70% and their operating margin is 14.00%. The profit margin is 10.10%.
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. has seen returns on assets of 7.10%, and on investment, 11.10%. Return on equity is 18.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.8. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.94, with Price/book ratio coming to 3.2 and Price/cash is 57.65, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 29.95.
The simple moving averages are 2.23% and 14.28% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -0.46% and the 52 week low is 30.70%.
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.59%, with a current price of 146.24. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 28.80%. This is in an industry, Machine Tools & Accessories, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Industrial Goods. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. is based in USA.
Performance in the Machine Tools & Accessories industry means that Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 0.92%, with performance for the month coming to 3.29%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 12.00%, and for the half year the performance is 24.50%. Volatility for this week is 0.93% and for the month this is 1.15%.
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