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Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX.N)

DGX.N on New York Stock Exchange

87.04USD
18 Jan 2019
Change (% chg)

$1.94 (+2.28%)
Prev Close
$85.10
Open
$85.95
Day's High
$87.32
Day's Low
$85.95
Volume
751,581
Avg. Vol
346,274
52-wk High
$116.43
52-wk Low
$78.97

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.58 December 21 Jan 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 5 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 6 7
(3) HOLD 10 10 8 7
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.40 2.32 2.16 2.17

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 Mar-19 15 1,930.09 1,970.34 1,895.00 2,004.69
Quarter Ending Jun-19 15 1,965.36 1,992.70 1,925.00 2,049.02
Year Ending Dec-19 19 7,758.11 7,876.00 7,647.34 8,120.59
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 17 1.58 1.68 1.52 1.40
Quarter Ending Jun-19 17 1.76 1.86 1.67 1.63
Year Ending Dec-19 21 6.61 7.02 6.43 6.23
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 6.97 8.40 6.10 7.04

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-18 1,945.52 1,889.00 56.52 2.91
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1,953.97 1,919.00 34.97 1.79
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1,887.56 1,884.00 3.56 0.19
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1,935.10 1,936.00 0.90 0.05
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1,923.58 1,931.00 7.42 0.39
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.68 1.68 0.00 0.19
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.76 1.75 0.01 0.36
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.49 1.52 0.03 1.92
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.38 1.40 0.02 1.16
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.35 1.39 0.04 2.70

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 Mar-19 1,930.09 1,927.21 1,927.21 1,936.62 2,004.69
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1,965.36 1,965.31 1,965.53 1,974.41 2,049.02
Year Ending Dec-19 7,758.11 7,758.75 7,776.13 7,849.50 8,120.59
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.58 1.58 1.58 1.61 1.40
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1.76 1.76 1.76 1.80 1.63
Year Ending Dec-19 6.61 6.61 6.65 6.86 6.23

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 0 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 3