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Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH.N)

LH.N on New York Stock Exchange

172.65USD
17 Jan 2018
Change (% chg)

$1.65 (+0.96%)
Prev Close
$171.00
Open
$171.58
Day's High
$172.83
Day's Low
$171.08
Volume
102,547
Avg. Vol
166,419
52-wk High
$172.83
52-wk Low
$128.01

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.41 December 18 Jan 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 6 6 6 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.10 2.11 2.11 2.11

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-18 13 2,671.81 2,743.70 2,584.59 2,493.75
Quarter Ending Jun-18 13 2,767.58 2,805.30 2,732.00 2,597.55
Year Ending Dec-18 18 11,022.20 11,264.00 10,742.00 10,211.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 15 2.41 2.68 2.27 2.38
Quarter Ending Jun-18 15 2.70 3.01 2.58 2.72
Year Ending Dec-18 19 10.48 11.79 10.02 10.38
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 9.26 12.00 6.62 10.33

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 2,550.38 2,597.90 47.52 1.86
Quarter Ending Jun-17 2,467.17 2,498.40 31.23 1.27
Quarter Ending Mar-17 2,409.21 2,408.10 1.10 0.05
Quarter Ending Dec-16 2,349.02 2,387.30 38.28 1.63
Quarter Ending Sep-16 2,375.94 2,372.70 3.24 0.14
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2.39 2.46 0.07 3.08
Quarter Ending Jun-17 2.40 2.47 0.07 2.87
Quarter Ending Mar-17 2.20 2.22 0.02 1.10
Quarter Ending Dec-16 2.13 2.15 0.02 0.98
Quarter Ending Sep-16 2.29 2.25 0.04 1.89

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-18 2,671.81 2,671.81 2,669.21 2,669.07 2,493.75
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2,767.58 2,767.58 2,767.42 2,771.26 2,597.55
Year Ending Dec-18 11,022.20 11,022.20 11,041.50 11,053.30 10,211.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.41 2.41 2.37 2.38 2.38
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.70 2.70 2.66 2.68 2.72
Year Ending Dec-18 10.48 10.48 10.28 10.37 10.38

Estimates Revisions Summary

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