If you would invest 7,405
in Stryker Corporation on November 4, 2013
and sell it today you would lose (12.00)
from holding Stryker Corporation or give up 0.16%
of portfolio value over 30
days. Stryker Corporation is generating negative expected returns assuming volatility of 0.56%
on return distribution over 30 days investment horizon. In other words, 6% of equities are less volatile than the company and above 99% of equities are expected to generate higher returns over the next 30 days.
Daily Expected Return (%)
Considering 30-days investment horizon, Stryker Corporation is expected to under-perform the market. In addition to that, the company is as risky as the market. It trades about -0.04 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. The S&P 500 is currently generating roughly 0.13 per unit of volatility.
Based on recorded statements Stryker Corporation has Operating Margin of 15.22%. This is 160.93% lower than that of Healthcare sector, and 130.56% lower than that of Medical Appliances and Equipment
industry, The Operating Margin for all stocks is 442.79% lower than the firm.
A good Operating Margin is required for a company to be able to pay for its fixed costs or pay out its debt which implies that the higher the margin, the better. This ratio is most effective in evaluating the earning potential of a company over time when comparing it against firm's competitors.