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How has McKesson Corporation:(NYSE:MCK) performed recently?

McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 44820.57. It is in the Drugs Wholesale industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 20.11, a forward P/E of 13.53 and EPS of 9.83. At a stock price of 197.26 (-0.22%) it has a dividend yield of 0.57%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 18.00%, more recently this last year it has grown by 30.10%. The next year growth is going to be about 7.17% and more long-term 9.75% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 15.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 11.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 8.00%.

For performance, McKesson Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 2.20%. For the last month performance for McKesson Corporation is 9.99%. While the last quarter is 13.79% and half year, 20.22%. Finally for the year, performance is -15.15%.

The 52-week high for McKesson Corporation, is at -15.62%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 33.47%. The 20-day simple moving average is 8.00% and 12.05% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.24%, and for the month it is 1.70%. McKesson Corporation, has a target price of 197.2.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.73, and for total debt/equity McKesson Corporation has 0.91. The gross margin is 6.00%, while operating margin is 1.90%, the profit margin is 1.20%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.7.

Insider ownership is at 0.29%, with instituitional ownership at 87.00%. McKesson Corporation has a payout ratio of 11.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 226.71. The shares float is 225.03, with the float short at 0.87%, with short ratio coming to 1.23.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see McKesson Corporation, get 4.00%, with its returns on investment at 15.40%. Return on equity is 25.50%. So will the investors see the target price of 197.2, reached soon?

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