Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15487.84. It is in the Diversified Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 20.95, a forward P/E of 19.27 and EPS of 5.7. At a stock price of 118.71 (-0.52%) it has a dividend yield of 2.43%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 14.80%, more recently this last year it has grown by 3.10%. The next year growth is going to be about 4.70% and more long-term 5.05% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -58.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 5.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -53.90%.
For performance, Rockwell Automation Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 1.55%. For the last month performance for Rockwell Automation Inc. is 2.97%. While the last quarter is 2.59% and half year, 31.99%. Finally for the year, performance is -0.98%.
The 52-week high for Rockwell Automation Inc., is at -1.69%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 37.54%. The 20-day simple moving average is 2.95% and 11.38% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.38%, and for the month it is 1.86%. Rockwell Automation Inc., has a target price of 110.22.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.68, and for total debt/equity Rockwell Automation Inc. has 0.81. The gross margin is 42.10%, while operating margin is 16.80%, the profit margin is 12.60%. The current ratio is 2.7 and the quick ratio is 2.3.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 78.70%. Rockwell Automation Inc. has a payout ratio of 48.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 129.79. The shares float is 129.52, with the float short at 5.30%, with short ratio coming to 8.23.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Rockwell Automation Inc., get 11.80%, with its returns on investment at 22.00%. Return on equity is 32.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 110.22, reached soon?
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