One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday November 21 was Ross Stores Inc. (ROST) as the company’s stock climbed 7.32% to $89.30 on volume of 6.3 million shares.
The stock opened at $89.29 and saw an intraday low of $87.67 and an intraday high of $89.56. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $6.09. The stock’s average daily volume of 1.67 million and 209.83 million shares outstanding. Ross Stores Inc. now has a 50-day SMA is $78.64 and 200-day SMA is $71.30, and it has a 52-week high of $89.56 and a 52-week low of $61.83.
Ross Stores Inc is the off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States. It It operate two brands of off-price retail apparel and home fashion stores namely Ross Dress for Less(r ) and dds DISCOUNTS(r).
Based out of Dublin, CA, Ross Stores Inc. has 66300 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $18.74 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 20.2. Its P/S ratio is 2.14, P/B ratio is 8.72, and P/FCF ratio is 30.1.
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