Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) jumped 0.01 points or 0.01% on strong buying and was last priced at $67.55 per share. The shares saw huge fund flow intraday; a massive $8.14 million made their way in through the upticks but an even bigger $10.11 million made their way out through downticks. As per the last observation, the net money flow stood at $(-1.96) million and the up/down ratio was found to be 0.81. The shares have seen a weekly value change of 0.87% .A block trade was recorded in the company shares with a net money flow of $(-2.6) million. The composite value of the funds in upticks was $0.68 million and the total value of funds in downticks was $3.28. As can be seen from the data, the block transaction had the up/down ratio of 0.21.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 12 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, Investors should also note that 7 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. There are 1 Analysts recommending as a Strong Sell. Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.34% or 0.23 points. After the session commenced at $67.24, the stock reached the higher end at $67.95 while it hit a low of $67.22. With the volume soaring to 1,863,461 shares, the last trade was called at $67.31. The company has a 52-week high of $69.81. The company has a market cap of $26,528 million and there are 394,120,440 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $52.
Ross Stores, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 25.3 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 10.3. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Ross Stores, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 21.51. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 8.58% and Return on Equity of the stock is 42.09%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Ross Stores, Inc. will release next earnings on May 18, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.8. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $68.93. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $3.14. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $10.5. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Ross Stores, Inc. has a Dividend Yield of 0.95% with an Annual Dividend of $0.64. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.19 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.
Ross Stores, Inc. operates a chain of off-price retail apparel and home accessories stores, which target value conscious men and women between the ages of 25 and 54 in middle-to-upper middle income households. The decisions of the company, from merchandising, purchasing and pricing, to the location of its stores, are aimed at this customer base. The company offers brand name and designer merchandise at low everyday prices, generally below regular prices of most department and specialty stores.