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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) which is in the industry Diversified Machinery, gaining 1.31% today. In the last week its performance is 4.18%, and 9.32% for the past quarter. Currently, Danaher Corp., DHR has a target price of 103.64, so today’s gain of 1.31% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.34%.

Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), has a market cap of 69558.16, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 78.80%.

At the current price of 102.32, it has a dividend yield of 0.63%, and its target price is 103.64. This is with a profit margin of *TBA, and total debt/equity of 0.51. Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has a P/E of 25.48, as well as a forward P/E of 19.36.

With a current EPS of 4.02, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.35%,Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 7.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.06%.

Performance for the year is 18.63%. Since its IPO date on 11/05/1987, the total performance to date is 10.53%.

Volume today for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), is 4170545, while its average volume is 2463.03. Whilst the total gain today was 1.31%, it did have a day high of 1.31%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.40%, and 1.17% for the month. The 52-week low for Danaher Corp., DHR has been 26.35%, while the 52-week-high has reached 1.31%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.50%, and its return on assets is *TBA. Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) has an operating margin of *TBA. With a sales growth of 14.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Danaher Corp., DHR is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.5, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Danaher Corp.? Well its PEG is 2.3, and the P/S is 3.27, along with a P/B of 2.87. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 104.71.

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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