St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE: STJ) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 22142.04. It is in the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 31.34, a forward P/E of 17.7 and EPS of 2.49. At a stock price of 78.13 (-0.14%) it has a dividend yield of 1.59%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 2.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by -11.10%. The next year growth is going to be about 8.67% and more long-term 10.29% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -63.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 1.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 7.70%.
For performance, St. Jude Medical Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 3.06%. For the last month performance for St. Jude Medical Inc. is 0.23%. While the last quarter is 42.92% and half year, 30.63%. Finally for the year, performance is 9.01%.
The 52-week high for St. Jude Medical Inc., is at -1.50%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 61.58%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.70% and 24.61% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 0.81%, and for the month it is 0.76%. St. Jude Medical Inc., has a target price of 72.67.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.36, and for total debt/equity St. Jude Medical Inc. has 1.48. The gross margin is 67.50%, while operating margin is 16.50%, the profit margin is 12.60%. The current ratio is 1.7 and the quick ratio is 1.1.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 85.70%. St. Jude Medical Inc. has a payout ratio of 46.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 283.4. The shares float is 277.3, with the float short at 2.83%, with short ratio coming to 1.89.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see St. Jude Medical Inc., get 6.10%, with its returns on investment at 9.30%. Return on equity is 17.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 72.67, reached soon?
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