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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 0.19% today. In the last week its performance is -0.89%, and 3.98% for the past quarter. Currently, PACCAR Inc., PCAR has a target price of 58.85, so today’s gain of 0.19% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.14%.

PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), has a market cap of 19906.63, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.40%, and institutional ownership is 64.00%.

At the current price of 56.92, it has a dividend yield of 1.69%, and its target price is 58.85. This is with a profit margin of 3.70%, and total debt/equity of 0. PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) has a P/E of 30.47, as well as a forward P/E of 15.66.

With a current EPS of 1.87, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -8.74%,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 4.42%.

Performance for the year is 14.21%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 21.68%.

Volume today for PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), is 1487100, while its average volume is 1998.01. Whilst the total gain today was 0.19%, it did have a day high of -6.30%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.51%, and 1.67% for the month. The 52-week low for PACCAR Inc., PCAR has been 32.71%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.30%.

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 6.89, and the P/S is 1.11, along with a P/B of 2.98. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 5.7.

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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