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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) which is in the industry Medical Instruments & Supplies, gaining 0.23% today. In the last week its performance is -0.29%, and 6.46% for the past quarter. Currently, Baxter International Inc., BAX has a target price of 50.25, so today’s gain of 0.23% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.40%.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), has a market cap of 26663.25, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 91.00%.

At the current price of 48.19, it has a dividend yield of 1.08%, and its target price is 50.25. This is with a profit margin of 47.70%, and total debt/equity of *TBA. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has a P/E of 5.55, as well as a forward P/E of 24.66.

With a current EPS of 8.66, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 14.37%,Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -21.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 12.22%.

Performance for the year is 15.50%. Since its IPO date on 10/27/1981, the total performance to date is 26.77%.

Volume today for Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), is 768075, while its average volume is 8532.58. Whilst the total gain today was 0.23%, it did have a day high of -1.17%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.18%, and 1.38% for the month. The 52-week low for Baxter International Inc., BAX has been 51.10%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.17%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 3.40%, and its return on assets is *TBA. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has an operating margin of 7.30%. With a sales growth of -70.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Baxter International Inc., BAX is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is *TBA, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Baxter International Inc.? Well its PEG is 0.45, and the P/S is 2.65, along with a P/B of 2.94. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.

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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