The top gainers for today include Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. TMO from the sector Healthcare with a gain of -0.28%. The price is $ 153.27, at present and the target price is $ 172.19.
The weekly performance for Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is -0.12%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 10.29%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 5.90%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by -0.40% and the 52-week low is 10.43%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is not as bright as it currently stands at -2.93% and 5.77%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has a total market capitalization of 59962.29 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 4.50%. It has a dividend yield of 0.39% while the payout ratio is 11.70%.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has a gross margin of 45.80% and an operating margin of 13.40%. The net profit margin stands at 11.10%.
The weekly volatility is 0.97% and the monthly volatility is 1.15%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.