Today’s top gainers include the company St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) which is in the industry Medical Appliances & Equipment, gaining 0.65% today. In the last week its performance is 0.82%, and 1.05% for the past quarter. Currently, St. Jude Medical Inc., STJ has a target price of 78.97, so today’s gain of 0.65% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.33%.
St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ), has a market cap of 22264.24, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 83.40%.
At the current price of 78.65, it has a dividend yield of 1.58%, and its target price is 78.97. This is with a profit margin of 11.40%, and total debt/equity of 1.42. St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) has a P/E of 34.15, as well as a forward P/E of 17.79.
With a current EPS of 2.3, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.02%,St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 2.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.92%.
Performance for the year is 13.89%. Since its IPO date on 12/7/1989, the total performance to date is 28.58%.
Volume today for St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ), is 1885900, while its average volume is 3188.35. Whilst the total gain today was 0.65%, it did have a day high of -6.37%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.37%, and 1.50% for the month. The 52-week low for St. Jude Medical Inc., STJ has been 62.65%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.37%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.30%, and its return on assets is 5.40%. St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) has an operating margin of 16.10%. With a sales growth of 10.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that St. Jude Medical Inc., STJ is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 1.27, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 1.2 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of St. Jude Medical Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.13, and the P/S is 3.84, along with a P/B of 5.22. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 55.94.