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AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.L)

AZN.L on London Stock Exchange

4,033.50GBp
5 Dec 2016
Change (% chg)

-21.50p (-0.53%)
Prev Close
4,055.00p
Open
4,027.50p
Day's High
4,082.00p
Day's Low
4,019.00p
Volume
2,437,237
Avg. Vol
2,908,704
52-wk High
5,505.00p
52-wk Low
3,680.00p

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.29 December 5 Dec 2016

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 6 6 6
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 7 10
(3) HOLD 12 13 12 12
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 3 3
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.30 2.37 2.43 2.39

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-16 14 5,823.71 6,885.26 5,065.00 6,271.13
Quarter Ending Mar-17 4 5,681.62 5,837.17 5,555.00 5,768.54
Year Ending Dec-16 30 23,100.50 24,558.30 21,370.00 23,529.10
Year Ending Dec-17 31 22,210.90 24,960.40 19,695.00 23,241.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 14 1.29 1.56 1.04 0.94
Quarter Ending Mar-17 4 0.95 0.98 0.91 --
Year Ending Dec-16 32 4.21 4.50 3.83 4.08
Year Ending Dec-17 32 3.78 4.82 2.33 4.05
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 4.55 12.10 0.30 -0.14

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-16 5,903.00 5,699.00 204.00 3.46
Quarter Ending Jun-16 5,575.49 5,603.00 27.51 0.49
Quarter Ending Mar-16 5,959.64 6,115.00 155.36 2.61
Quarter Ending Dec-15 6,292.74 6,207.00 85.74 1.36
Quarter Ending Sep-15 5,967.90 5,945.00 22.90 0.38
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.97 1.32 0.35 36.28
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.84 0.83 0.01 0.82
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.94 0.95 0.01 0.57
Quarter Ending Dec-15 0.95 0.94 0.01 1.17
Quarter Ending Sep-15 1.02 1.03 0.01 0.55

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-16 5,823.71 5,889.85 6,077.06 6,084.35 6,271.13
Quarter Ending Mar-17 5,681.62 5,681.62 5,713.23 5,652.21 5,768.54
Year Ending Dec-16 23,100.50 23,218.60 23,344.10 23,293.30 23,529.10
Year Ending Dec-17 22,210.90 22,511.30 22,644.60 22,671.50 23,241.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.29 1.30 1.22 1.17 0.94
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.95 0.95 0.99 1.01 --
Year Ending Dec-16 4.21 4.17 4.08 4.08 4.08
Year Ending Dec-17 3.78 3.81 3.92 3.92 4.05

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 4 1 9
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-16 0 8 1 18
Year Ending Dec-17 0 12 1 18
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1 2 6 2
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-16 7 1 20 4
Year Ending Dec-17 1 7 2 21