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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) which is in the industry Specialized Health Services, gaining 0.40% today. In the last week its performance is 0.82%, and -19.47% for the past quarter. Currently, DaVita Inc., DVA has a target price of 78.2, so today’s gain of 0.40% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.90%.

DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), has a market cap of 12962.07, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 86.20%.

At the current price of 62.51, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 78.2. This is with a profit margin of 2.50%, and total debt/equity of 1.92. DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) has a P/E of 36.92, as well as a forward P/E of 15.23.

With a current EPS of 1.69, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.18%,DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -8.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 13.50%.

Performance for the year is -18.11%. Since its IPO date on 10/31/1995, the total performance to date is -10.33%.

Volume today for DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), is 1506900, while its average volume is 1812.24. Whilst the total gain today was 0.40%, it did have a day high of -18.75%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.33%, and 1.55% for the month. The 52-week low for DaVita Inc., DVA has been 1.87%, while the 52-week-high has reached -20.81%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 6.20%, and its return on assets is 1.90%. DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) has an operating margin of 10.10%. With a sales growth of 8.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that DaVita Inc., DVA is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 1.89, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 1.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of DaVita Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.74, and the P/S is 0.9, along with a P/B of 2.69. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 7.73.

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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