The top gainers for today include IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. IDXX from the sector Healthcare with a gain of 0.90%. The price is $ 157.08, at present and the target price is $ 127.58.
The weekly performance for IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. is 1.55%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 16.20%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 19.60%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 1.85% and the 52-week low is 96.69%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. is not as bright as it currently stands at 3.66% and 32.11%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. has a total market capitalization of 13810.47 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 14.80%. It has a dividend yield of *TBA while the payout ratio is 0.00%.
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. has a gross margin of 54.90% and an operating margin of 19.70%. The net profit margin stands at 12.50%.
The weekly volatility is 1.23% and the monthly volatility is 1.37%. 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.