Stock Updates

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 0.78% today. In the last week its performance is 6.23%, and 19.07% for the past quarter. Currently, McKesson Corporation, MCK has a target price of 195.53, so today’s gain of 0.78% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.20%.

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), has a market cap of 42698.7, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.29%, and institutional ownership is 87.00%.

At the current price of 188.1, it has a dividend yield of 0.60%, and its target price is 195.53. This is with a profit margin of 1.20%, and total debt/equity of 0.91. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has a P/E of 19.14, as well as a forward P/E of 12.91.

With a current EPS of 9.83, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.26%,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 9.75%.

Performance for the year is -15.60%. Since its IPO date on 11/15/1994, the total performance to date is -4.31%.

Volume today for McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), is 1049795, while its average volume is 1602.14. Whilst the total gain today was 0.78%, it did have a day high of -0.18%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.39%, and 1.74% for the month. The 52-week low for McKesson Corporation, MCK has been 27.27%, while the 52-week-high has reached -20.09%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.40%, and its return on assets is 4.00%. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has an operating margin of 1.90%. With a sales growth of 8.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that McKesson Corporation, MCK is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.73, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of McKesson Corporation? Well its PEG is 1.96, and the P/S is 0.22, along with a P/B of 4.79. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 10.55.

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.

About the author

Stephen Butters

Leave a Comment