Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15491.98. It is in the Diversified Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 21.09, a forward P/E of 19.66 and EPS of 5.63. At a stock price of 118.24 (-0.50%) it has a dividend yield of 2.44%.
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 2.37% and more long-term 3.87% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -4.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 5.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -6.40%.
For performance, Rockwell Automation Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.08%. For the last month performance for Rockwell Automation Inc. is 1.17%. While the last quarter is 5.19% and half year, 17.50%. Finally for the year, performance is 16.09%.
The 52-week high for Rockwell Automation Inc., is at -1.48%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 37.83%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.79% and 9.71% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 0.89%, and for the month it is 1.31%. Rockwell Automation Inc., has a target price of 110.88.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.72, and for total debt/equity Rockwell Automation Inc. has 0.88. The gross margin is 41.80%, while operating margin is 16.60%, the profit margin is 12.50%. The current ratio is 2.4 and the quick ratio is 2.1.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 76.70%. Rockwell Automation Inc. has a payout ratio of 62.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 130.36. The shares float is 128.69, with the float short at 4.46%, with short ratio coming to 7.05.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Rockwell Automation Inc., get 11.40%, with its returns on investment at 22.00%. Return on equity is 33.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 110.88, reached soon?
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