Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 41812.34. It is in the Health Care Plans industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 17.54, a forward P/E of 13.54 and EPS of 6.82. At a stock price of 119.39 (-0.16%) it has a dividend yield of 0.84%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 10.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by 19.30%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.70% and more long-term 12.06% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 7.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 12.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 4.70%.
For performance, Aetna Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 0.24%. For the last month performance for Aetna Inc. is 0.36%. While the last quarter is 11.06% and half year, 20.96%. Finally for the year, performance is 2.05%.
The 52-week high for Aetna Inc., is at -3.98%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 29.76%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.59% and 7.82% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.43%, and for the month it is 2.22%. Aetna Inc., has a target price of 138.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.13, and for total debt/equity Aetna Inc. has 1.17. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 9.80%, the profit margin is 5.10%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 95.50%. Aetna Inc. has a payout ratio of 14.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 349.66. The shares float is 349.38, with the float short at 2.03%, with short ratio coming to 2.38.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Aetna Inc., get 5.40%, with its returns on investment at 11.50%. Return on equity is 18.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 138, reached soon?
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