Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 14121.89. It is in the Business Services industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 27.55, a forward P/E of 24.3 and EPS of 3.04. At a stock price of 78.57 (-6.15%) it has a dividend yield of *TBA.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 18.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by 37.40%. The next year growth is going to be about 11.27% and more long-term 12.46% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -47.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 12.70% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -41.60%.
For performance, Verisk Analytics, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -1.92%. For the last month performance for Verisk Analytics, Inc. is 3.45%. While the last quarter is 8.54% and half year, 18.38%. Finally for the year, performance is 7.61%.
The 52-week high for Verisk Analytics, Inc., is at -8.64%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 21.27%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.42% and 2.66% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.01%, and for the month it is 1.03%. Verisk Analytics, Inc., has a target price of 84.54.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.76, and for total debt/equity Verisk Analytics, Inc. has 2.31. The gross margin is 62.30%, while operating margin is 35.70%, the profit margin is 23.90%. The current ratio is 0.4 and the quick ratio is 0.4.
Insider ownership is at 0.80%, with instituitional ownership at 95.20%. Verisk Analytics, Inc. has a payout ratio of 0.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 168.68. The shares float is 156.79, with the float short at 2.65%, with short ratio coming to 6.67.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Verisk Analytics, Inc., get 8.90%, with its returns on investment at 11.70%. Return on equity is 38.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 84.54, reached soon?
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