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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) which is in the industry Drug Manufacturers – Other, gaining -0.37% today. In the last week its performance is -1.31%, and -26.25% for the past quarter. Currently, Novo Nordisk A/S, NVO has a target price of 57, so today’s gain of -0.37% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -1.52%.

Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO), has a market cap of 82592.88, and is based in Denmark. Insider ownership is at 26.40%, and institutional ownership is 10.00%.

At the current price of 40.58, it has a dividend yield of 3.47%, and its target price is 57. This is with a profit margin of 32.70%, and total debt/equity of 0.01. Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) has a P/E of 19.17, as well as a forward P/E of 16.69.

With a current EPS of 2.12, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.48%,Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 22.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.90%.

Performance for the year is -23.65%. Since its IPO date on 1/4/1982, the total performance to date is -28.22%.

Volume today for Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO), is 4726900, while its average volume is 2893.32. Whilst the total gain today was -0.37%, it did have a day high of -28.64%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.43%, and 1.46% for the month. The 52-week low for Novo Nordisk A/S, NVO has been 0.52%, while the 52-week-high has reached -29.33%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 85.00%, and its return on assets is 41.50%. Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) has an operating margin of 43.40%. With a sales growth of 1.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Novo Nordisk A/S, NVO is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 0.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Novo Nordisk A/S? Well its PEG is 1.76, and the P/S is 4.99, along with a P/B of 16.1. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 36.21.

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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