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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY

DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Medical Instruments & Supplies in the sector of Healthcare. Based in USA, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY  has a market cap of 14475.32. Since its IPO date on the 4/25/1991, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY performance year to date is 0.34%. Today DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY has gained 0.00%, with a current price of 60.9.

Ownership of the company is 0.60% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 97.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 14.40%. Return of assets are at 5.00%, with return on investment at 8.50%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.14. While Total debt/equity is 0.14. With a profit margin of 11.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 56.00%, and operating margin of 12.50%. DENTSPLY International Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 2.1, while the quick ratio is 1.5.

For the last year DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY has seen a EPS growth of -21.30%. A performance for the year of 9.74%. The 52-week high is -7.38%, and the 52-week low is 23.54%. The average volume for DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY is 480106.

With a target price of 69.22, can DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of DENTSPLY International Inc., XRAY. DENTSPLY International Inc. has a P/E of 30.22 and a forward P/E of 19.71. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.62. DENTSPLY International Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 5.19 and 1.27 respectively. For P/cash, DENTSPLY International Inc. has a value of 44.8, while it is 45.9 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 60.9, DENTSPLY International Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.51%. We see a return on equity of 8.20%.

Looking more long-term DENTSPLY International Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 11.56%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 12.24% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -21.30% for this year and for the last five years a -0.60% growth has been seen.

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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