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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) which is in the industry Asset Management, gaining -0.65% today. In the last week its performance is 5.99%, and 0.71% for the past quarter. Currently, BlackRock, Inc., BLK has a target price of 386.71, so today’s gain of -0.65% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.84%.

BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), has a market cap of 56329.58, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.90%, and institutional ownership is 86.20%.

At the current price of 355.19, it has a dividend yield of 2.58%, and its target price is 386.71. This is with a profit margin of 28.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.17. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has a P/E of 18.82, as well as a forward P/E of 15.75.

With a current EPS of 18.87, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 16.31%,BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 13.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.14%.

Performance for the year is 5.25%. Since its IPO date on 10/1/1999, the total performance to date is 5.71%.

Volume today for BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), is 799400, while its average volume is 591.38. Whilst the total gain today was -0.65%, it did have a day high of -2.55%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.88%, and 2.05% for the month. The 52-week low for BlackRock, Inc., BLK has been 32.61%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.22%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.20%, and its return on assets is 1.40%. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has an operating margin of 40.30%. With a sales growth of -3.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that BlackRock, Inc., BLK is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.17, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of BlackRock, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.69, and the P/S is 4.98, along with a P/B of 2.07. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.08.

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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