Today’s top gainers include the company Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) which is in the industry Apparel Stores, gaining 1.50% today. In the last week its performance is 0.06%, and 14.36% for the past quarter. Currently, Ross Stores Inc., ROST has a target price of 66.52, so today’s gain of 1.50% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.82%.
Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), has a market cap of 25123.3, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is 93.60%.
At the current price of 64.3, it has a dividend yield of 0.84%, and its target price is 66.52. This is with a profit margin of 8.60%, and total debt/equity of 0.15. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has a P/E of 24.44, as well as a forward P/E of 20.99.
With a current EPS of 2.63, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.26%,Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 16.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.58%.
Performance for the year is 35.60%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 20.34%.
Volume today for Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), is 2039500, while its average volume is 2551.71. Whilst the total gain today was 1.50%, it did have a day high of -2.78%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.51%, and 1.49% for the month. The 52-week low for Ross Stores Inc., ROST has been 49.29%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.78%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 36.00%, and its return on assets is 21.00%. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has an operating margin of 13.70%. With a sales growth of 7.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Ross Stores Inc., ROST is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.15, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 0.7 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Ross Stores Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.11, and the P/S is 2.04, along with a P/B of 9.68. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 27.05.