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 23031.54. Since its IPO date on the 7/9/1986, Ross Stores Inc., ROST performance year to date is 8.67%. Today Ross Stores Inc., ROST has gained 0.53%, with a current price of 58.5.
Ownership of the company is 0.60% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 91.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 18.90%. Return of assets are at 20.90%, 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 0.16. While Total debt/equity is 0.16. With a profit margin of 8.50%, this is combined with a gross margin of 28.20%, and operating margin of 13.60%. 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 16.75%. The 52-week high is -1.73%, and the 52-week low is 35.53%. The average volume for Ross Stores Inc., ROST is 550.
With a target price of 60.02, 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 22.79 and a forward P/E of 19.25. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.99. Ross Stores Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.9 and 9.06 respectively. For P/cash, Ross Stores Inc. has a value of 25.26, while it is 27.3 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 58.5, Ross Stores Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.93%. We see a return on equity of 42.00%.
Looking more long-term Ross Stores Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 11.47%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 11.67% 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.