Today’s top gainers include the company GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) which is in the industry Drug Manufacturers – Major, gaining 0.35% today. In the last week its performance is 0.14%, and 4.65% for the past quarter. Currently, GlaxoSmithKline plc, GSK has a target price of 48.67, so today’s gain of 0.35% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.16%.
GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK), has a market cap of 105582.77, and is based in United Kingdom. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 9.10%.
At the current price of 43.21, it has a dividend yield of 5.09%, and its target price is 48.67. This is with a profit margin of 0.10%, and total debt/equity of 34.12. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has a P/E of 3086.43, as well as a forward P/E of 15.57.
With a current EPS of 0.01, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.52%,GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 40.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.00%.
Performance for the year is 19.76%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 13.22%.
Volume today for GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK), is 3221400, while its average volume is 3124.86. Whilst the total gain today was 0.35%, it did have a day high of -4.12%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.16%, and 1.08% for the month. The 52-week low for GlaxoSmithKline plc, GSK has been 24.42%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.12%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 41.40%, and its return on assets is 0.10%. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has an operating margin of 5.30%. With a sales growth of 10.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that GlaxoSmithKline plc, GSK is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 26.3, and has a current ratio of 0.9 and 0.6 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of GlaxoSmithKline plc? Well its PEG is 308.64, and the P/S is 3.17, along with a P/B of 139.39. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 17.07.