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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Fortive Corp., FTV

Fortive Corp., FTV is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Scientific & Technical Instruments in the sector of Technology. Based in USA, Fortive Corp., FTV  has a market cap of 16438.99. Since its IPO date on the *TBA, Fortive Corp., FTV performance year to date is 3.29%. Today Fortive Corp., FTV has gained 0.00%, with a current price of 50.2.

Ownership of the company is *TBA for insider ownership while institutional ownership is *TBA. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of *TBA. Return of assets are at *TBA, with return on investment at 16.70%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Fortive Corp., FTV is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0. While Total debt/equity is 0. With a profit margin of *TBA, this is combined with a gross margin of 48.20%, and operating margin of *TBA. Fortive Corp. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.3, while the quick ratio is 0.8.

For the last year Fortive Corp., FTV has seen a EPS growth of -2.20%. A performance for the year of *TBA. The 52-week high is -7.62%, and the 52-week low is 8.45%. The average volume for Fortive Corp., FTV is 0.

With a target price of 52.75, can Fortive Corp., FTV reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Fortive Corp., FTV. Fortive Corp. has a P/E of 20.51 and a forward P/E of 19.38. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 3.91. Fortive Corp. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.68 and *TBA respectively. For P/cash, Fortive Corp. has a value of *TBA, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 50.2, Fortive Corp. has a dividend yield of *TBA. We see a return on equity of *TBA.

Looking more long-term Fortive Corp., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 5.24%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.00% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -2.20% for this year and for the last five years a 0.00% growth has been seen.

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