- SIAL has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $94.1 million.
- SIAL has traded 99.1940000000000026147972675971686840057373046875 options contracts today.
- SIAL is making at least a new 3-day high.
- SIAL has a PE ratio of 34.
- SIAL is mentioned 1.06 times per day on StockTwits.
- SIAL has not yet been mentioned on StockTwits today.
- SIAL is currently in the upper 20% of its 1-year range.
- SIAL is in the upper 35% of its 20-day range.
- SIAL is in the upper 45% of its 5-day range.
- SIAL is currently trading above yesterday's high.
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- The revenue growth came in higher than the industry average of 19.4%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues slightly increased by 1.9%. This growth in revenue appears to have trickled down to the company's bottom line, improving the earnings per share.
- SIAL's debt-to-equity ratio is very low at 0.09 and is currently below that of the industry average, implying that there has been very successful management of debt levels. Along with this, the company maintains a quick ratio of 3.28, which clearly demonstrates the ability to cover short-term cash needs.
- The gross profit margin for SIGMA-ALDRICH CORP is rather high; currently it is at 55.76%. It has increased from the same quarter the previous year. Along with this, the net profit margin of 16.21% is above that of the industry average.
- The company, on the basis of net income growth from the same quarter one year ago, has significantly outperformed against the S&P 500 and exceeded that of the Chemicals industry average. The net income increased by 5.5% when compared to the same quarter one year prior, going from $108.00 million to $114.00 million.
- SIGMA-ALDRICH CORP's earnings per share improvement from the most recent quarter was slightly positive. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past year. We feel that this trend should continue. During the past fiscal year, SIGMA-ALDRICH CORP increased its bottom line by earning $4.17 versus $4.05 in the prior year. This year, the market expects an improvement in earnings ($4.30 versus $4.17).
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