Stock Updates

Today’s Top Gainers in the Market ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) which is in the industry Diversified Machinery, gaining 0.62% today. In the last week its performance is 0.05%, and 0.73% for the past quarter. Currently, ABB Ltd., ABB has a target price of 20.61, so today’s gain of 0.62% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.52%.

ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB), has a market cap of 43890.58, and is based in Switzerland. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 3.50%.

At the current price of 19.46, it has a dividend yield of 3.93%, and its target price is 20.61. This is with a profit margin of 5.40%, and total debt/equity of 0.52. ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) has a P/E of 22.89, as well as a forward P/E of 15.75.

With a current EPS of 0.85, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 19.46%,ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -4.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.43%.

Performance for the year is -4.64%. Since its IPO date on 04/06/2001, the total performance to date is 9.08%.

Volume today for ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB), is 614235, while its average volume is 1822.93. Whilst the total gain today was 0.62%, it did have a day high of -10.07%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.43%, and 1.29% for the month. The 52-week low for ABB Ltd., ABB has been 23.63%, while the 52-week-high has reached -10.07%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.30%, and its return on assets is 4.50%. ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) has an operating margin of 8.50%. With a sales growth of -7.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that ABB Ltd., ABB is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.41, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 1.1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of ABB Ltd.? Well its PEG is 3.56, and the P/S is 1.26, along with a P/B of 2.84. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 7.24.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

About the author

Peter Clarke

Leave a Comment