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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) which is in the industry Agricultural Chemicals, gaining 0.52% today. In the last week its performance is 0.63%, and 2.51% for the past quarter. Currently, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, DD has a target price of 73.29, so today’s gain of 0.52% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.65%.

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD), has a market cap of 61329.66, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 71.90%.

At the current price of 70.09, it has a dividend yield of 2.17%, and its target price is 73.29. This is with a profit margin of 8.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.03. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) has a P/E of 28.76, as well as a forward P/E of 18.98.

With a current EPS of 2.44, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 15.59%,E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -1.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.15%.

Performance for the year is 41.93%. Since its IPO date on 1/2/1962, the total performance to date is 7.13%.

Volume today for E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD), is 1915000, while its average volume is 2820.38. Whilst the total gain today was 0.52%, it did have a day high of -1.41%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.44%, and 1.43% for the month. The 52-week low for E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, DD has been 52.32%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.77%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.40%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) has an operating margin of 10.50%. With a sales growth of -0.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, DD is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.8, and has a current ratio of 2.2 and 1.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company? Well its PEG is 3.53, and the P/S is 2.47, along with a P/B of 6.07. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.9.

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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