Today’s top gainers include the company Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) which is in the industry Apparel Stores, gaining 0.67% today. In the last week its performance is 0.26%, and 9.16% for the past quarter. Currently, Ross Stores Inc., ROST has a target price of 59.98, so today’s gain of 0.67% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.39%.
Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), has a market cap of 24367.26, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 92.00%.
At the current price of 61.9, it has a dividend yield of 0.88%, and its target price is 59.98. This is with a profit margin of 8.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.16. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has a P/E of 24.09, as well as a forward P/E of 20.34.
With a current EPS of 2.55, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.67%,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 11.47%.
Performance for the year is 15.37%. Since its IPO date on 7/9/1986, the total performance to date is 14.83%.
Volume today for Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), is 670513, while its average volume is 2997.9. Whilst the total gain today was 0.67%, it did have a day high of -0.72%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.80%, and 1.50% for the month. The 52-week low for Ross Stores Inc., ROST has been 43.41%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.72%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 36.00%, and its return on assets is 20.90%. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has an operating margin of 13.60%. With a sales growth of 5.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Ross Stores Inc., ROST is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.16, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 0.6 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Ross Stores Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.1, and the P/S is 2.02, along with a P/B of 9.58. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 26.73.