Today’s top gainers include the company Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) which is in the industry Business Software & Services, gaining -0.21% today. In the last week its performance is -2.85%, and 8.14% for the past quarter. Currently, Microsoft Corporation, MSFT has a target price of 74.34, so today’s gain of -0.21% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.01%.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), has a market cap of 542.96 B, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 2.20%, and institutional ownership is 74.70%.
At the current price of 69.75, it has a dividend yield of 2.23%, and its target price is 74.34. This is with a profit margin of 20.40%, and total debt/equity of 1.2. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has a P/E of 30.82, as well as a forward P/E of 21.07.
With a current EPS of 2.27, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.43%,Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -4.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.35%.
Performance for the year is 40.67%. Since its IPO date on 3/13/1986, the total performance to date is 12.49%.
Volume today for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), is 17528, while its average volume is 24289.64. Whilst the total gain today was -0.21%, it did have a day high of -4.31%.
Volatility for this week has been at 2.69%, and 1.63% for the month. The 52-week low for Microsoft Corporation, MSFT has been 45.21%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.31%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 13.50%, and its return on assets is 8.30%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has an operating margin of 22.90%. With a sales growth of 7.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Microsoft Corporation, MSFT is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 1.09, and has a current ratio of 2.8 and 2.8 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Microsoft Corporation? Well its PEG is 3.3, and the P/S is 6.22, along with a P/B of 7.74. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 4.31.