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AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.L)

AZN.L on London Stock Exchange

4,911.50GBp
18 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

30.50 (+0.62%)
Prev Close
4,881.00
Open
4,896.50
Day's High
4,927.50
Day's Low
4,865.50
Volume
1,215,696
Avg. Vol
2,451,330
52-wk High
5,585.07
52-wk Low
4,136.50

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.80 December 18 Dec 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 8 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 12 12 10 11
(3) HOLD 8 8 11 12
(4) UNDERPERFORM 5 5 4 3
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.26 2.26 2.33 2.29

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 12 5,566.90 6,173.00 5,260.61 5,767.09
Quarter Ending Mar-18 4 5,380.20 5,537.49 5,206.30 5,299.48
Year Ending Dec-17 33 21,817.30 22,861.00 19,767.00 21,902.60
Year Ending Dec-18 33 22,080.60 23,934.00 20,320.00 22,934.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 12 0.80 1.06 0.65 1.02
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 0.89 0.89 0.89 --
Year Ending Dec-17 34 3.80 4.55 3.60 3.75
Year Ending Dec-18 34 3.68 4.21 2.36 4.13
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 4.64 6.80 1.20 4.80

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 5,972.46 6,232.00 259.54 4.35
Quarter Ending Jun-17 5,043.25 5,051.00 7.75 0.15
Quarter Ending Mar-17 5,408.17 5,405.00 3.17 0.06
Quarter Ending Dec-16 5,568.38 5,585.00 16.62 0.30
Quarter Ending Sep-16 5,903.00 5,699.00 204.00 3.46
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.07 1.12 0.05 4.22
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.80 0.87 0.07 8.40
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.82 0.99 0.17 20.86
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.13 1.21 0.08 6.87
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.97 1.32 0.35 36.28

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5,566.90 5,566.90 5,550.55 5,664.29 5,767.09
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5,380.20 5,380.20 5,380.20 5,281.22 5,299.48
Year Ending Dec-17 21,817.30 21,817.30 21,797.30 21,519.20 21,902.60
Year Ending Dec-18 22,080.60 22,080.60 22,081.50 21,961.90 22,934.10
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.80 0.80 0.79 0.87 1.02
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89 --
Year Ending Dec-17 3.80 3.80 3.79 3.77 3.75
Year Ending Dec-18 3.68 3.68 3.71 3.77 4.13

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 2 0
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 4 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 3 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 1 0
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 3 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 1 5