Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15667.16. It is in the Medical Laboratories & Research industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 34.51, a forward P/E of 21.98 and EPS of 1.4. At a stock price of 48.4 (0.53%) it has a dividend yield of 0.96%.
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 14.78% and more long-term 10.10% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -48.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -5.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -47.10%.
For performance, Agilent Technologies, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 1.37%. For the last month performance for Agilent Technologies, Inc. is 2.86%. While the last quarter is 13.25% and half year, 33.65%. Finally for the year, performance is 26.24%.
The 52-week high for Agilent Technologies, Inc., is at 0.40%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 47.33%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.19% and 17.40% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.12%, and for the month it is 1.23%. Agilent Technologies, Inc., has a target price of 49.14.
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 88.20%. Agilent Technologies, Inc. has a payout ratio of 30.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 325.45. The shares float is 324.85, with the float short at 0.94%, with short ratio coming to 1.42.
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 49.14, reached soon?
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