Edition:
United Kingdom

Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX.N)

DGX.N on New York Stock Exchange

107.63USD
17 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

-- (--)
Prev Close
$107.63
Open
--
Day's High
--
Day's Low
--
Volume
--
Avg. Vol
246,160
52-wk High
$116.43
52-wk Low
$90.21

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Provant Health Enters Into Asset Purchase Agreement With Summit Health
Monday, 27 Aug 2018 

Aug 27 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc ::PROVANT HEALTH ENTERS INTO ASSET PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH SUMMIT HEALTH, UNIT OF QUEST DIAGNOSTICS.HOOPER HOLMES - QUEST ASSET PURCHASE AGREEMENT IS VALUED AT $27 MILLION, TAKES FORM OF A "STALKING HORSE" BID.HOOPER HOLMES - IN CONJUNCTION WITH SALE PROCESS, CO PETITIONED FOR CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY ON MONDAY, AUG. 27.HOOPER HOLMES - QUEST ASSET PURCHASE DEAL CONTAINS TRANSITION SERVICES AGREEMENT THROUGH DEC. 31.  Full Article

UnitedHealthcare Establishes Partnership With Quest Diagnostics
Thursday, 24 May 2018 

May 24 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc ::UNITEDHEALTHCARE ESTABLISHES LONG-TERM STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH QUEST DIAGNOSTICS.QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INC - CO, UNITEDHEALTHCARE HAVE ESTABLISHED A LONG-TERM STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP.  Full Article

Quest Diagnostics provides update on impact of 2018 Medicare payment rates
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc ::Quest Diagnostics provides update on impact of final 2018 Medicare payment rates for clinical laboratory tests.Quest Diagnostics Inc - ‍expects impact of final fee schedule rates under Protecting Access To Medicare Act​ (PAMA) to be about 4% in 2018.Quest Diagnostics Inc - ‍expects impact of final fee schedule rates under PAMA to be about 10% in 2019 and 2020.  Full Article

FDA approves Clinical Genomics, Quest Diagnostics Insure One
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc :Clinical Genomics and Quest Diagnostics announce FDA 510(k) clearance of Insure® One™.Quest Diagnostics Inc- ‍insure One is expected to be commercially available in early 2018​.  Full Article

Quest Diagnostics acquires certain assets of California Laboratory Associates
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc :Quest Diagnostics acquires California Laboratory Associates.Quest Diagnostics Inc - ‍financial terms of agreement were not disclosed.​.Quest Diagnostics Inc - ‍it has acquired certain assets of California Laboratory Associates, a clinical lab network​.  Full Article

Advantage Capital Portfolio company Cleveland Heartlab acquired by Quest Diagnostics
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc :Advantage Capital Portfolio company Cleveland Heartlab, Inc acquired by Quest Diagnostics.‍cleveland Heartlab says Quest to maintain Cleveland Heartlab's clinic location in Cleveland's midtown area.  Full Article

Quest Diagnostics reports Q3 diluted eps of $1.15
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Quest Diagnostics Inc ::Quest Diagnostics reports third quarter 2017 financial results, updates 2017 financial guidance and reaffirms long term outlook.qtrly ‍adj earnings per share $1.39​.‍q3 reported diluted eps of $1.15​.Reports q3 revenue $1.93 billion.Reports q3 revenue up 2.4 percent.‍reaffirms long term outlook for 2017-2020​.‍2017 cash provided by operations remains at approximately $1.2 billion​.‍updates outlook for full year 2017 primarily due to financial impact of hurricanes and recently closed acquisitions in q3​.‍2017 reported revenues now expected to be approximately $7.71 billion​.‍continue to "urge" cms to delay implementation of protecting access to medicare act "to take time to get it right"​.‍2017 reported diluted eps now expected to be between $4.87 and $4.92​.2017 ‍adjusted diluted eps excluding amortization expense now expected to be between $5.62 and $5.67​.Fy2017 earnings per share view $5.63, revenue view $7.69 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share view $1.35, revenue view $1.92 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

QUEST DIAGNOSTICS SAYS WILL ACQUIRE OUTREACH LABORATORY SERVICES OPERATIONS OF PEACEHEALTH LABORATORIES
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 

Quest Diagnostics Inc : QUEST DIAGNOSTICS AND PEACEHEALTH FORMED TWO-PART ARRANGEMENT TO ENHANCE DELIVERY OF LABORATORY SERVICES TO COMMUNITIES IN OREGON, WASHINGTON, ALASKA . QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INC SAYS FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED . QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INC SAYS QUEST DIAGNOSTICS WILL ACQUIRE OUTREACH LABORATORY SERVICES OPERATIONS OF PEACEHEALTH LABORATORIES .QUEST DIAGNOSTICS WILL MANAGE 11 LABORATORIES, WHICH PEACEHEALTH WILL CONTINUE TO OWN, SERVING PEACEHEALTH'S MEDICAL CENTERS IN THREE STATES.  Full Article

Quest Diagnostics says investigating data security incident
Monday, 12 Dec 2016 

Quest Diagnostics Inc : Quest Diagnostics Inc - investigating an unauthorized third-party intrusion into an internet application on its network. . Quest Diagnostics Inc - investigation is ongoing and unauthorized intrusion has been reported to law enforcement . Quest Diagnostics Inc - accessed data included name, date of birth, lab results, and in some instances, telephone numbers . Quest Diagnostics provides notice of data security incident . Quest Diagnostics Inc - company provided notice to individuals whose accounts have been affected . Quest - On Nov 26 unauthorized third party accessed internet application and obtained protected health information of approximately 34,000 individuals .Quest Diagnostics Inc - accessed information did not include social security numbers, credit card information, insurance or other financial information.  Full Article

Dementia venture fund raises $350 million to hunt new drugs

LONDON A venture capital fund dedicated to finding new ways to prevent and treat dementia has raised $350 million, far exceeding the initial target of $200 million set on its launch in 2015.