Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15276.92. It is in the Medical Laboratories & Research industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 33.55, a forward P/E of 21.34 and EPS of 1.4. At a stock price of 46.56 (-0.51%) it has a dividend yield of 0.98%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been -7.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 90.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 15.00% and more long-term 10.10% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 1.60%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -5.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 5.80%.
For performance, Agilent Technologies, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 3.08%. For the last month performance for Agilent Technologies, Inc. is 3.42%. While the last quarter is 13.59% and half year, 26.81%. Finally for the year, performance is 18.46%.
The 52-week high for Agilent Technologies, Inc., is at -0.89%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 41.74%. The 20-day simple moving average is 4.04% and 16.10% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.19%, and for the month it is 1.61%. Agilent Technologies, Inc., has a target price of 48.93.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.4, and for total debt/equity Agilent Technologies, Inc. has 0.45. The gross margin is 51.60%, while operating margin is 14.30%, the profit margin is 11.20%. The current ratio is 3.1 and the quick ratio is 2.6.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 86.70%. Agilent Technologies, Inc. has a payout ratio of 30.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 326.43. The shares float is 324.85, with the float short at 1.09%, with short ratio coming to 1.62.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Agilent Technologies, Inc., get 6.20%, with its returns on investment at 8.20%. Return on equity is 11.20%. So will the investors see the target price of 48.93, reached soon?
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