Today’s top gainers include the company St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) which is in the industry Medical Appliances & Equipment, gaining 0.70% today. In the last week its performance is 1.61%, and 2.70% for the past quarter. Currently, St. Jude Medical Inc., STJ has a target price of 78.97, so today’s gain of 0.70% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.01%.
St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ), has a market cap of 22480.73, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 83.40%.
At the current price of 79.44, it has a dividend yield of 1.56%, 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 34.49, as well as a forward P/E of 17.97.
With a current EPS of 2.3, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.00%,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 21.57%. Since its IPO date on 12/7/1989, the total performance to date is 29.87%.
Volume today for St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ), is 2371300, while its average volume is 3093.15. Whilst the total gain today was 0.70%, it did have a day high of -5.43%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.01%, and 1.74% for the month. The 52-week low for St. Jude Medical Inc., STJ has been 64.29%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.43%.
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 3.16, and the P/S is 3.88, along with a P/B of 5.27. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 56.48.