Today’s top gainers include the company Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) which is in the industry Health Care Plans, gaining -2.13% today. In the last week its performance is 1.54%, and 5.14% for the past quarter. Currently, Aetna Inc., AET has a target price of 139.5, so today’s gain of -2.13% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.19%.
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET), has a market cap of 42245.32, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 95.30%.
At the current price of 117.89, it has a dividend yield of 0.83%, and its target price is 139.5. This is with a profit margin of 3.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.46. Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has a P/E of 18.14, as well as a forward P/E of 13.61.
With a current EPS of 6.64, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.96%,Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.98%.
Performance for the year is 8.49%. Since its IPO date on 1/3/1977, the total performance to date is 12.18%.
Volume today for Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET), is 1347742, while its average volume is 3002.33. Whilst the total gain today was -2.13%, it did have a day high of -4.39%.
Volatility for this week has been at 3.24%, and 2.52% for the month. The 52-week low for Aetna Inc., AET has been 28.13%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.18%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.50%, and its return on assets is 4.30%. Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has an operating margin of 7.50%. With a sales growth of 4.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Aetna Inc., AET is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.44, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Aetna Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.51, and the P/S is 0.69, along with a P/B of 2.51. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.22.