The top gainers for today include Gilead Sciences, Inc. GILD from the sector Healthcare with a gain of 0.33%. The price is $ 66.28, at present and the target price is $ 79.25.
The weekly performance for Gilead Sciences, Inc. is 0.39%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently -8.43%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is -26.40%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by -1.03% and the 52-week low is 2.16%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Gilead Sciences, Inc. is not as bright as it currently stands at -3.54% and -7.40%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Gilead Sciences, Inc. has a total market capitalization of 86643.87 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 25.60%. It has a dividend yield of 3.14% while the payout ratio is 18.30%.
Gilead Sciences, Inc. has a gross margin of 86.00% and an operating margin of 58.00%. The net profit margin stands at 44.40%.
The weekly volatility is 1.07% 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.