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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 1.16% today. In the last week its performance is 2.67%, and 4.16% for the past quarter. Currently, PACCAR Inc., PCAR has a target price of 58.78, so today’s gain of 1.16% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.95%.

PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), has a market cap of 20618.82, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.40%, and institutional ownership is 64.20%.

At the current price of 58.45, it has a dividend yield of 1.64%, 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 31.29, as well as a forward P/E of 15.98.

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 11.48%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 24.95%.

Volume today for PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), is 1571700, while its average volume is 2399.58. Whilst the total gain today was 1.16%, it did have a day high of -3.79%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.33%, and 1.60% for the month. The 52-week low for PACCAR Inc., PCAR has been 36.28%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.79%.

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 6.03, and the P/S is 1.15, along with a P/B of 3.06. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 5.91.

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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