Amgen Inc. (AMGN):
Amgen Inc. (AMGN) warehouse finished at $ 198.07 and recorded a change of 1.35% in Monday negotiation session. The Company has maintained 635.9 million mobile shares and holds 645 million shares in its portfolio. Recent trading activity revealed that the share price fell 21.28% from its 52-week high and fell 5.7% from the highest print in the last 52-week period .
The current 3.1 ratio is mainly used to give an idea of a company's ability to repay its liabilities (debts and payables) with its assets (cash, negotiable securities, inventory, receivables). As such, the current relationship can be used to make a rough estimate of a company's financial health. The rapid ratio of 2.8 is a measure of a company's ability to meet its short-term financial liabilities with fast assets (cash and cash equivalents, short-term marketable securities and credits). The greater the relationship, the greater the financial security of a company in the short term. A common rule of thumb is that companies with a rapid ratio above 1.0 are sufficiently able to meet their short-term liabilities.
The long-term debt / equity shows a value of 2.05 with a total debt / equity of 2.4. It provides investors with the idea of the company's leverage, measured by dividing total liabilities from shareholders' equity. It also illustrates the debt that the company is using to finance its assets in relation to the value represented in equity.
The share price has moved -5.23% from the 50 day maximum and 11.09% from the 50 day minimum. Analyze the consensus score is 2.3. For the next one-year period, the average of the individual price target estimates reported by sell-side analysts is $ 204.52.
As has taken a brief look at profitability, the company profit margin was 9.40%, and the operating margin was 43.40%. The company maintained a gross margin of 82.60%. The corporate ownership of the company is equal to 79.90% while the insider property is 0.10%. The company maintained its return on investment (ROI) at 14.00% compared to the previous 12 months and was able to maintain the return on invested capital (ROA) at 3.10% in the last twelve months. Return on equity (ROE) recorded at 12.60%.
Amgen Inc. (AMGN) the recent trading volume of the shares is equal to 3032475 shares compared to the average volume of 3129 thousand shares. The relative volume observed at 0.96.
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The earnings per share of the company shows a growth of 7.30% for the current year and is expected to achieve a profit growth for the next year at 2.39%. The analyst predicted growth of ESP for the next 5 years to 4.65%. The EPS growth rate of the company in the last five years was 14.40%. The rate of earnings growth for the next few years is an important measure for investors wishing to hold a stock for several years. The company's earnings usually have a direct relationship with the price of the company's shares. The stock recorded a 5.80% sales growth over the last 5 years. The quarter of growth of EPS in the quarter is 3.90% and the quarter of sales growth in the quarter is 2.30%.
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Amgen Inc. (AMGN) inventories increased by 3.90% in contrast to the 20-day moving average, showing a short-term stock movement. It moved 2.83% above the simple 50-day moving average. This is showing a medium-term bullish trend based on SMA 50. The share price has risen above 4.75% from its 200-day moving average which identifies the long-term uptrend.
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