Morning Recap: Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV) – The Daily Leicester

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Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 21.35 B. It is in the Scientific & Technical Instruments industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 23.96, a forward P/E of 20.51 and EPS of 2.55. At a stock price of 61.16 (-0.07%) it has a dividend yield of 0.46%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been *TBA, more recently this last year it has grown by 0.40%. The next year growth is going to be about 8.36% and more long-term 8.47% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 7.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 1.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 4.10%.

For performance, Fortive Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -2.33%. For the last month performance for Fortive Corporation is 1.92%. While the last quarter is 6.70% and half year, 13.29%. Finally for the year, performance is *TBA.

The 52-week high for Fortive Corporation, is at -4.84%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 32.63%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.68% and 11.23% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.21%, and for the month it is 1.40%. Fortive Corporation, has a target price of 64.73.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.13, and for total debt/equity Fortive Corporation has 1.13. The gross margin is 49.00%, while operating margin is 20.30%, the profit margin is 14.20%. The current ratio is 1.8 and the quick ratio is 1.4.

Insider ownership is at 1.10%, with instituitional ownership at 79.80%. Fortive Corporation has a payout ratio of 8.20%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 349.04. The shares float is 305.27, with the float short at 0.56%, with short ratio coming to 1.26.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Fortive Corporation, get 11.00%, with its returns on investment at 15.20%. Return on equity is 33.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 64.73, reached soon?

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.

 Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV)

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