Sanofi (NYSE: SNY), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 122.98 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Sanofi is 48.57 (with a change from open of 0.43%), this in conjunction with a target price of 51.75. Volume today has so far reached 1211171, with an average volume of about 1822.03. The GAP for this stock, is 1.32%.
The P/E ratio is 23.99, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 14.46. The current EPS for Sanofi, is 2.03, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 1.40%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 20.10%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Sanofi, EPS is looking like it will grow 6.77% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 9.80%. Quarter over quarter is 31.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 12.20%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -4.60%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -0.20%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 16.40% and institutional ownership is 10.60%. Shares outstanding is 2532.11, while shares float is at a value of 2291.05. Float short for Sanofi is 0.18% and the short ratio is 2.26.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is *TBA, while the total debt/equity comes to *TBA. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. The most recent gross margin is 69.10% and their operating margin is 21.20%. The profit margin is 27.60%.
Sanofi has seen returns on assets of *TBA, and on investment, 6.20%. Return on equity is *TBA. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.45. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 3.09, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.93 and Price/cash is *TBA, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.
The simple moving averages are -0.35% and 14.44% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -3.32% and the 52 week low is 31.95%.
Sanofi has a dividend yield of 3.38%, with a current price of 48.57. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 38.30%. This is in an industry, Drug Manufacturers – Major, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Healthcare. Sanofi is based in France.
Performance in the Drug Manufacturers – Major industry means that Sanofi has seen performance for the past week of 2.10%, with performance for the month coming to -1.18%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 9.12%, and for the half year the performance is 26.62%. Volatility for this week is 1.12% and for the month this is 0.93%.
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