The top gainers for today include Hologic, Inc. HOLX from the sector Healthcare with a gain of 1.09%. The price is $ 42.69, at present and the target price is $ 47.04.
The weekly performance for Hologic, Inc. is 0.23%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 12.92%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 4.70%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 0.47% and the 52-week low is 30.79%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Hologic, Inc. is not as bright as it currently stands at 0.64% and 6.86%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Hologic, Inc. has a total market capitalization of 11923.32 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 *TBA while the payout ratio is 0.00%.
Hologic, Inc. has a gross margin of 55.30% and an operating margin of 19.60%. The net profit margin stands at 11.60%.
The weekly volatility is 0.97% and the monthly volatility is 1.19%. 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.