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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 0.06% today. In the last week its performance is -0.26%, and -2.35% for the past quarter. Currently, Fortive Corporation, FTV has a target price of 52.77, so today’s gain of 0.06% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.20%.

Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV), has a market cap of 16745.09, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.80%, and institutional ownership is 27.50%.

At the current price of 49.09, it has a dividend yield of 0.57%, and its target price is 52.77. 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 19.77, as well as a forward P/E of 18.72.

With a current EPS of 2.48, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.64%,Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at *TBA. 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 1.14%.

Volume today for Fortive Corporation (NYSE:FTV), is 1119800, while its average volume is 1640.79. Whilst the total gain today was 0.06%, it did have a day high of -8.89%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.29%, and 1.79% for the month. The 52-week low for Fortive Corporation, FTV has been 6.19%, while the 52-week-high has reached -9.54%.

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 3.1, and the P/S is 2.73, along with a P/B of 7.16. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 34.37.

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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