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Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH.N)

LH.N on New York Stock Exchange

172.08USD
21 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.09 (-0.05%)
Prev Close
$172.17
Open
$172.57
Day's High
$173.91
Day's Low
$171.83
Volume
420,144
Avg. Vol
179,133
52-wk High
$190.35
52-wk Low
$147.19

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.88 December 22 Sep 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 10 10 10
(3) HOLD 4 4 4 3
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.00 2.00 2.00 1.89

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 Sep-18 15 2,838.27 2,882.34 2,800.00 2,769.00
Quarter Ending Dec-18 15 2,866.35 2,922.90 2,805.40 2,771.35
Year Ending Dec-18 17 11,419.90 11,482.20 11,342.10 10,957.50
Year Ending Dec-19 17 11,746.00 11,952.20 11,524.70 11,376.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 17 2.88 2.94 2.78 2.71
Quarter Ending Dec-18 17 2.87 3.08 2.69 2.65
Year Ending Dec-18 18 11.52 11.62 11.36 10.50
Year Ending Dec-19 17 11.98 12.30 11.60 11.25
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 10.91 12.60 10.00 8.38

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 Jun-18 2,852.04 2,866.30 14.26 0.50
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,772.05 2,848.30 76.25 2.75
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2,694.67 2,701.50 6.83 0.25
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,550.38 2,597.90 47.52 1.86
Quarter Ending Jun-17 2,467.17 2,498.40 31.23 1.27
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.93 2.98 0.05 1.74
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.63 2.78 0.15 5.78
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2.38 2.45 0.07 3.04
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2.39 2.46 0.07 3.08
Quarter Ending Jun-17 2.40 2.47 0.07 2.87

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 Sep-18 2,838.27 2,838.27 2,843.17 2,869.62 2,769.00
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,866.35 2,866.35 2,871.02 2,894.89 2,771.35
Year Ending Dec-18 11,419.90 11,419.90 11,428.50 11,467.60 10,957.50
Year Ending Dec-19 11,746.00 11,746.00 11,795.40 11,911.10 11,376.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.88 2.88 2.89 2.92 2.71
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.87 2.87 2.88 2.92 2.65
Year Ending Dec-18 11.52 11.52 11.53 11.56 10.50
Year Ending Dec-19 11.98 11.98 12.14 12.33 11.25

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 0 2
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 3
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 1 6
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 1 3
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 3
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 4
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 7