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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) which is in the industry Trucks & Other Vehicles, gaining 0.87% today. In the last week its performance is 1.83%, and 5.80% for the past quarter. Currently, PACCAR Inc., PCAR has a target price of 58.78, so today’s gain of 0.87% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.21%.

PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), has a market cap of 20382.47, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.40%, and institutional ownership is 64.20%.

At the current price of 57.78, it has a dividend yield of 1.66%, and its target price is 58.78. This is with a profit margin of 3.70%, and total debt/equity of 0. PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) has a P/E of 30.93, as well as a forward P/E of 15.8.

With a current EPS of 1.87, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -7.91%,PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 29.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.19%.

Performance for the year is 10.08%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 23.52%.

Volume today for PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), is 2076500, while its average volume is 2400.81. Whilst the total gain today was 0.87%, it did have a day high of -4.89%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.34%, and 1.57% for the month. The 52-week low for PACCAR Inc., PCAR has been 34.72%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.89%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.20%, and its return on assets is 3.10%. PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) has an operating margin of 7.30%. With a sales growth of -13.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that PACCAR Inc., PCAR is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 1.26, and has a current ratio of 4.1 and 3.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of PACCAR Inc.? Well its PEG is 5.96, and the P/S is 1.14, along with a P/B of 3.02. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 5.84.

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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