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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) which is in the industry Cleaning Products, gaining 0.16% today. In the last week its performance is -0.50%, and 3.39% for the past quarter. Currently, Church & Dwight Co. Inc., CHD has a target price of 99.21, so today’s gain of 0.16% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.15%.

Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD), has a market cap of 12981.41, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 84.00%.

At the current price of 100.48, it has a dividend yield of 1.42%, and its target price is 99.21. This is with a profit margin of 12.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.6. Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has a P/E of 32.04, as well as a forward P/E of 26.23.

With a current EPS of 3.13, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.27%,Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.40%.

Performance for the year is 14.34%. Since its IPO date on 3/6/1986, the total performance to date is 19.52%.

Volume today for Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD), is 437130, while its average volume is 775.21. Whilst the total gain today was 0.16%, it did have a day high of -3.56%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 1.47% for the month. The 52-week low for Church & Dwight Co. Inc., CHD has been 32.22%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.08%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 14.60%, and its return on assets is 9.80%. Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has an operating margin of 19.90%. With a sales growth of 4.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Church & Dwight Co. Inc., CHD is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.36, and has a current ratio of 0.8 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Church & Dwight Co. Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.41, and the P/S is 3.78, along with a P/B of 6.76. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 66.81.

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