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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) which is in the industry Processed & Packaged Goods, gaining 2.60% today. In the last week its performance is 3.32%, and -5.24% for the past quarter. Currently, McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC has a target price of 102.33, so today’s gain of 2.60% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.72%.

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC), has a market cap of 12371.09, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.25%, and institutional ownership is 83.10%.

At the current price of 99.92, it has a dividend yield of 1.72%, and its target price is 102.33. This is with a profit margin of 10.70%, and total debt/equity of 0.92. McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has a P/E of 29.64, as well as a forward P/E of 24.26.

With a current EPS of 3.37, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.23%,McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 2.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.90%.

Performance for the year is 29.33%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 17.76%.

Volume today for McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC), is 2200700, while its average volume is 598.16. Whilst the total gain today was 2.60%, it did have a day high of -4.67%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.20%, and 1.31% for the month. The 52-week low for McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC has been 31.04%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.97%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 13.60%, and its return on assets is 10.20%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has an operating margin of 14.60%. With a sales growth of 2.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that McCormick & Company, Incorporated, MKC is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.6, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of McCormick & Company, Incorporated? Well its PEG is 3.33, and the P/S is 2.84, along with a P/B of 7.19. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 92.18.

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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