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How has DaVita Inc.:(NYSE:DVA) performed recently?

DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 13418.82. It is in the Specialized Health Services industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 37.84, a forward P/E of 15.42 and EPS of 1.69. At a stock price of 64.07 (1.15%) it has a dividend yield of *TBA.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -8.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by -62.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 10.51% and more long-term 13.50% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -67.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 17.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 8.20%.

For performance, DaVita Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.56%. For the last month performance for DaVita Inc. is -6.14%. While the last quarter is -15.34% and half year, -9.70%. Finally for the year, performance is -15.50%.

The 52-week high for DaVita Inc., is at -18.84%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 4.42%. The 20-day simple moving average is -10.15% and -10.35% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.81%, and for the month it is 1.58%. DaVita Inc., has a target price of 79.63.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.89, and for total debt/equity DaVita Inc. has 1.92. The gross margin is 28.50%, while operating margin is 10.10%, the profit margin is 2.50%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 86.50%. DaVita Inc. has a payout ratio of 0.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 209.44. The shares float is 206, with the float short at 1.30%, with short ratio coming to 1.82.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see DaVita Inc., get 1.90%, with its returns on investment at 6.20%. Return on equity is 7.50%. So will the investors see the target price of 79.63, reached soon?

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