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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) from Services

Today’s top gainers include the company Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) which is in the industry Apparel Stores, gaining -0.60% today. In the last week its performance is 3.55%, and -3.68% for the past quarter. Currently, Ross Stores Inc., ROST has a target price of 60.24, so today’s gain of -0.60% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.25%.

Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), has a market cap of 22648.19, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 90.80%.

At the current price of 56.35, it has a dividend yield of 0.96%, and its target price is 60.24. 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 22.07, as well as a forward P/E of 18.62.

With a current EPS of 2.55, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.74%,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 11.33%.

Performance for the year is 15.38%. Since its IPO date on 07/09/1986, the total performance to date is 5.24%.

Volume today for Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), is 1959706, while its average volume is 2883.41. Whilst the total gain today was -0.60%, it did have a day high of -3.43%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.99%, and 1.89% for the month. The 52-week low for Ross Stores Inc., ROST has been 30.55%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.34%.

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 1.95, and the P/S is 1.87, along with a P/B of 8.78. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 24.84.

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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