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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS) which is in the industry Specialized Health Services, gaining -0.17% today. In the last week its performance is 2.54%, and 12.07% for the past quarter. Currently, Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA, FMS has a target price of 48.5, so today’s gain of -0.17% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.04%.

Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS), has a market cap of 29315.21, and is based in Germany. Insider ownership is at 35.70%, and institutional ownership is 2.30%.

At the current price of 47.09, it has a dividend yield of 0.95%, and its target price is 48.5. This is with a profit margin of 6.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.89. Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS) has a P/E of 27.47, as well as a forward P/E of 20.59.

With a current EPS of 1.72, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 12.91%,Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 15.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.55%.

Performance for the year is 16.11%. Since its IPO date on 9/17/1996, the total performance to date is 13.89%.

Volume today for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS), is 80466, while its average volume is 163.2. Whilst the total gain today was -0.17%, it did have a day high of -0.90%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.98%, and 0.87% for the month. The 52-week low for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA, FMS has been 28.96%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.90%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.10%, and its return on assets is 4.30%. Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (NYSE:FMS) has an operating margin of 14.50%. With a sales growth of 5.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA, FMS is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.76, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA? Well its PEG is 2.88, and the P/S is 1.73, along with a P/B of 2.83. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 40.56.

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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