Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 42819.84. It is in the Diversified Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 21.84, a forward P/E of 19.12 and EPS of 5.37. At a stock price of 117.35 (1.06%) it has a dividend yield of 2.22%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 12.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by 9.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.12% and more long-term 8.28% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 12.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -0.10%.
For performance, Illinois Tool Works Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -1.40%. For the last month performance for Illinois Tool Works Inc. is -0.85%. While the last quarter is 12.06% and half year, 17.85%. Finally for the year, performance is 40.10%.
The 52-week high for Illinois Tool Works Inc., is at -4.98%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 49.91%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.17% and 15.24% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.80%, and for the month it is 1.24%. Illinois Tool Works Inc., has a target price of 119.86.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.27, and for total debt/equity Illinois Tool Works Inc. has 1.45. The gross margin is 41.80%, while operating margin is 22.20%, the profit margin is 14.70%. The current ratio is 2.2 and the quick ratio is 1.8.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 77.10%. Illinois Tool Works Inc. has a payout ratio of 40.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 364.89. The shares float is 354.36, with the float short at 2.07%, with short ratio coming to 5.09.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Illinois Tool Works Inc., get 12.50%, with its returns on investment at 16.20%. Return on equity is 38.20%. So will the investors see the target price of 119.86, reached soon?
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