McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 11893.77. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for McCormick & Company, Incorporated is 94.63 (with a change from open of 0.55%), this in conjunction with a target price of 100.67. Volume today has so far reached 259974, with an average volume of about 609.46. The GAP for this stock, is -0.32%.
The P/E ratio is 26.12, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 22.9. The current EPS for McCormick & Company, Incorporated, is 3.61, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -7.00%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 11.77%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for McCormick & Company, Incorporated, EPS is looking like it will grow 8.87% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.87%. Quarter over quarter is 32.20% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 2.90%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 2.50%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 5.20%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.25% and institutional ownership is 83.30%. Shares outstanding is 125.98, while shares float is at a value of 121.24. Float short for McCormick & Company, Incorporated is 4.47% and the short ratio is 8.9.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.6, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.92. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 0.5. The most recent gross margin is 41.30% and their operating margin is 14.50%. The profit margin is 10.60%.
McCormick & Company, Incorporated has seen returns on assets of 10.20%, and on investment, 13.60%. Return on equity is 26.90%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.95. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 2.71, with Price/book ratio coming to 6.79 and Price/cash is 88.63, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 50.68.
The simple moving averages are -4.07% and -0.80% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -11.50% and the 52 week low is 22.19%.
McCormick & Company, Incorporated has a dividend yield of 1.82%, with a current price of 94.63. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 34.60%. This is in an industry, Processed & Packaged Goods, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. McCormick & Company, Incorporated is based in USA.
Performance in the Processed & Packaged Goods industry means that McCormick & Company, Incorporated has seen performance for the past week of -1.04%, with performance for the month coming to -2.58%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -9.56%, and for the half year the performance is 16.41%. Volatility for this week is 1.31% and for the month this is 1.34%.
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