Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 115627.35. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Medtronic plc is 83.18 (with a change from open of -0.22%), this in conjunction with a target price of 94.68. Volume today has so far reached 2114920, with an average volume of about 4135.7. The GAP for this stock, is -0.37%.
The P/E ratio is 32.52, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 16.15. The current EPS for Medtronic plc, is 2.57, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 2.90%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 9.88%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Medtronic plc, EPS is looking like it will grow 11.25% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 7.98%. Quarter over quarter is 15.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -1.50%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -2.60%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 13.20%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.10% and institutional ownership is 85.70%. Shares outstanding is 1381.78, while shares float is at a value of 1378.85. Float short for Medtronic plc is 0.90% and the short ratio is 2.99.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.59, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.63. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 3, and the quick ratio is 2.5. The most recent gross margin is 68.90% and their operating margin is 18.50%. The profit margin is 12.70%.
Medtronic plc has seen returns on assets of 3.60%, and on investment, 5.40%. Return on equity is 7.10%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 4.08. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.03, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.29 and Price/cash is 9.03, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 44.47.
The simple moving averages are -3.86% and 2.75% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -6.82% and the 52 week low is 18.29%.
Medtronic plc has a dividend yield of 2.06%, with a current price of 83.18. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 60.40%. This is in an industry, Medical Appliances & Equipment, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Healthcare. Medtronic plc is based in USA.
Performance in the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry means that Medtronic plc has seen performance for the past week of -3.04%, with performance for the month coming to -1.37%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -5.80%, and for the half year the performance is 16.12%. Volatility for this week is 1.65% and for the month this is 1.27%.
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