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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) which is in the industry Packaging & Containers, gaining 1.19% today. In the last week its performance is -0.38%, and -1.17% for the past quarter. Currently, Ball Corporation, BLL has a target price of 85, so today’s gain of 1.19% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.75%.

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), has a market cap of 10090.95, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.70%, and institutional ownership is 93.30%.

At the current price of 71.17, it has a dividend yield of 0.74%, and its target price is 85. This is with a profit margin of 1.70%, and total debt/equity of 5.43. Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) has a P/E of 74.27, as well as a forward P/E of 16.81.

With a current EPS of 0.95, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 15.19%,Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -7.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.00%.

Performance for the year is -0.86%. Since its IPO date on 09/07/1984, the total performance to date is -2.94%.

Volume today for Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), is 1226217, while its average volume is 1870.68. Whilst the total gain today was 1.19%, it did have a day high of -5.23%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.77%, and 1.94% for the month. The 52-week low for Ball Corporation, BLL has been 23.75%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.03%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.90%, and its return on assets is 1.50%. Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) has an operating margin of 4.70%. With a sales growth of -8.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Ball Corporation, BLL is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 5.06, and has a current ratio of 1 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Ball Corporation? Well its PEG is 12.38, and the P/S is 1.29, along with a P/B of 9.34. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 49.22.

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.

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