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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) which is in the industry Scientific & Technical Instruments, gaining 0.67% today. In the last week its performance is 0.87%, and *TBA for the past quarter. Currently, Fortive Corporation, FTV has a target price of 53.64, so today’s gain of 0.67% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.43%.

Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV), has a market cap of 17700.61, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.80%, and institutional ownership is 1.40%.

At the current price of 51.22, it has a dividend yield of 0.55%, and its target price is 53.64. This is with a profit margin of 13.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.42. Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) has a P/E of 20.63, as well as a forward P/E of 19.63.

With a current EPS of 2.48, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.59%,Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 0.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.37%.

Performance for the year is *TBA. Since its IPO date on 7/5/2016, the total performance to date is 5.53%.

Volume today for Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV), is 1010400, while its average volume is 2293.23. Whilst the total gain today was 0.67%, it did have a day high of -4.93%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.77%, and 2.03% for the month. The 52-week low for Fortive Corporation, FTV has been 10.80%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.61%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 16.70%, and its return on assets is 11.60%. Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) has an operating margin of 20.00%. With a sales growth of -0.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Fortive Corporation, FTV is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 1.42, and has a current ratio of 1.6 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Fortive Corporation? Well its PEG is 3.24, and the P/S is 2.89, along with a P/B of 7.47. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 36.33.

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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