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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 43428.13. It is in the Drugs Wholesale industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 18.96, a forward P/E of 13.36 and EPS of 10.21. At a stock price of 194.31 (0.40%) it has a dividend yield of 0.58%.

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 6.40% and more long-term 9.71% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 15.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 11.20% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 4.60%.

For performance, McKesson Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -1.40%. For the last month performance for McKesson Corporation is 2.89%. While the last quarter is 15.27% and half year, 25.27%. Finally for the year, performance is -12.86%.

The 52-week high for McKesson Corporation, is at -13.00%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 31.47%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.52% and 10.10% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.05%, and for the month it is 1.47%. McKesson Corporation, has a target price of 206.79.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.64, and for total debt/equity McKesson Corporation has 0.88. The gross margin is 5.90%, while operating margin is 1.90%, the profit margin is 1.20%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.29%, with instituitional ownership at 87.30%. McKesson Corporation has a payout ratio of 11.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 224.4. The shares float is 224.4, with the float short at 1.09%, with short ratio coming to 1.6.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see McKesson Corporation, get 3.90%, with its returns on investment at 15.50%. Return on equity is 24.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 206.79, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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