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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) which is in the industry Medical Appliances & Equipment, gaining -0.08% today. In the last week its performance is -0.10%, and 4.64% for the past quarter. Currently, Stryker Corporation, SYK has a target price of 125.68, so today’s gain of -0.08% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.17%.

Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK), has a market cap of 42500.24, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 78.30%.

At the current price of 114.76, it has a dividend yield of 1.32%, and its target price is 125.68. This is with a profit margin of 15.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.84. Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) has a P/E of 27.09, as well as a forward P/E of 17.96.

With a current EPS of 4.24, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.08%,Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 3.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.20%.

Performance for the year is 13.01%. Since its IPO date on 2/1/1988, the total performance to date is 24.43%.

Volume today for Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK), is 342901, while its average volume is 1403.8. Whilst the total gain today was -0.08%, it did have a day high of -7.11%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.21%, and 1.26% for the month. The 52-week low for Stryker Corporation, SYK has been 33.32%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.11%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 12.50%, and its return on assets is 8.90%. Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) has an operating margin of 19.50%. With a sales growth of 16.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Stryker Corporation, SYK is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.74, and has a current ratio of 2.2 and 1.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Stryker Corporation? Well its PEG is 2.65, and the P/S is 4.06, along with a P/B of 4.72. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.62.

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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