Today’s top gainers include the company Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) which is in the industry Meat Products, gaining 0.81% today. In the last week its performance is 1.14%, and -6.10% for the past quarter. Currently, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has a target price of 39.75, so today’s gain of 0.81% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.23%.
Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), has a market cap of 19360.85, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is 35.10%.
At the current price of 36.71, it has a dividend yield of 1.58%, and its target price is 39.75. This is with a profit margin of 8.50%, and total debt/equity of 0. Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) has a P/E of 25.39, as well as a forward P/E of 22.65.
With a current EPS of 1.45, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 1.63%,Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 11.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.35%.
Performance for the year is 29.39%. Since its IPO date on 1/2/1990, the total performance to date is -6.10%.
Volume today for Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), is 2586900, while its average volume is 3454.58. Whilst the total gain today was 0.81%, it did have a day high of -9.43%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.08%, and 2.09% for the month. The 52-week low for Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has been 30.51%, while the 52-week-high has reached -19.41%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.70%, and its return on assets is 12.90%. Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) has an operating margin of 13.10%. With a sales growth of 0.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.06, and has a current ratio of 2.1 and 1 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Hormel Foods Corporation? Well its PEG is 2.72, and the P/S is 2.11, along with a P/B of 4.52. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 50.96.