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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 0.09% today. In the last week its performance is 0.02%, and -14.61% for the past quarter. Currently, Novo Nordisk A/S, NVO has a target price of 57, so today’s gain of 0.09% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.06%.

Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO), has a market cap of 94908.17, and is based in Denmark. Insider ownership is at 26.40%, and institutional ownership is 10.00%.

At the current price of 46.89, it has a dividend yield of 3.01%, 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 21.9, as well as a forward P/E of 19.2.

With a current EPS of 2.14, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.82%,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 10.60%.

Performance for the year is -14.22%. Since its IPO date on 1/4/1982, the total performance to date is -17.05%.

Volume today for Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO), is 1599885, while its average volume is 2092.28. Whilst the total gain today was 0.09%, it did have a day high of -17.54%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.27%, and 1.32% for the month. The 52-week low for Novo Nordisk A/S, NVO has been 4.34%, while the 52-week-high has reached -18.35%.

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 2.07, and the P/S is 5.68, along with a P/B of 18.46. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 41.15.

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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