Ross Stores, Inc., ROST is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Apparel Stores in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Ross Stores, Inc., ROST has a market cap of 27193.49. Since its IPO date on the 7/9/1986, Ross Stores, Inc., ROST performance year to date is 28.33%. Today Ross Stores, Inc., ROST has gained -0.41%, with a current price of 68.29.
Ownership of the company is 0.40% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 90.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 19.10%. Return of assets are at 21.10%, with return on investment at 36.00%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Ross Stores, Inc., ROST is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.15. While Total debt/equity is 0.15. With a profit margin of 8.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 28.40%, and operating margin of 13.80%. Ross Stores, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.5, while the quick ratio is 0.6.
For the last year Ross Stores, Inc., ROST has seen a EPS growth of 13.50%. A performance for the year of 33.07%. The 52-week high is -2.18%, and the 52-week low is 36.40%. The average volume for Ross Stores, Inc., ROST is 564233.
With a target price of 69.52, can Ross Stores, Inc., ROST reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Ross Stores, Inc., ROST. Ross Stores, Inc. has a P/E of 25.21 and a forward P/E of 21.96. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.17. Ross Stores, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.16 and 10.11 respectively. For P/cash, Ross Stores, Inc. has a value of 30.92, while it is 25.12 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 68.29, Ross Stores, Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.79%. We see a return on equity of 42.10%.
Looking more long-term Ross Stores, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 11.60%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 10.95% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 13.50% for this year and for the last five years a 16.80% growth has been seen.