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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) which is in the industry Drugs Wholesale, gaining -0.30% today. In the last week its performance is -0.03%, and -15.29% for the past quarter. Currently, McKesson Corporation, MCK has a target price of 197.64, so today’s gain of -0.30% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.21%.

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), has a market cap of 37199.25, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.29%, and institutional ownership is 86.70%.

At the current price of 165.33, it has a dividend yield of 0.68%, and its target price is 197.64. This is with a profit margin of 1.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.88. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has a P/E of 16.19, as well as a forward P/E of 11.47.

With a current EPS of 10.21, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.68%,McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 18.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.55%.

Performance for the year is -12.41%. Since its IPO date on 11/15/1994, the total performance to date is -15.77%.

Volume today for McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), is 1284200, while its average volume is 1504.77. Whilst the total gain today was -0.30%, it did have a day high of -15.98%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.16%, and 1.82% for the month. The 52-week low for McKesson Corporation, MCK has been 12.03%, while the 52-week-high has reached -17.84%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.50%, and its return on assets is 3.90%. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has an operating margin of 1.90%. With a sales growth of 4.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that McKesson Corporation, MCK is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.64, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of McKesson Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.54, and the P/S is 0.19, along with a P/B of 4.02. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 7.98.

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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