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AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.L)

AZN.L on London Stock Exchange

4,502.50GBp
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Change (% chg)

35.50p (+0.80%)
Prev Close
4,467.00p
Open
4,467.00p
Day's High
4,513.00p
Day's Low
4,394.00p
Volume
3,284,482
Avg. Vol
2,722,194
52-wk High
4,634.00p
52-wk Low
3,680.00p

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.00 December 1 Jul 2016

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 6 7 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 11 11 11 10
(3) HOLD 13 14 13 14
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.34 2.36 2.30 2.42

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-16 11 5,796.01 6,129.99 5,555.00 5,595.00
Quarter Ending Dec-16 11 6,046.94 6,885.26 5,380.36 5,780.00
Year Ending Dec-16 29 23,104.10 24,608.00 21,260.00 23,662.80
Year Ending Dec-17 30 22,827.50 26,080.00 20,585.00 23,376.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 9 1.00 1.12 0.69 1.05
Quarter Ending Dec-16 9 1.03 1.42 0.84 0.78
Year Ending Dec-16 29 3.96 4.23 2.86 4.14
Year Ending Dec-17 29 3.85 4.64 2.63 4.08
LT Growth Rate (%) 8 1.86 7.99 -11.70 -1.10

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 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
Quarter Ending Jun-15 6,052.31 6,307.00 254.69 4.21
Quarter Ending Mar-15 5,966.73 6,057.00 90.27 1.51
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Jun-15 1.06 1.20 0.14 13.38
Quarter Ending Mar-15 1.07 1.08 0.01 1.32

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-16 5,796.01 5,795.38 5,748.90 5,708.18 5,595.00
Quarter Ending Dec-16 6,046.94 6,059.30 6,064.78 6,024.01 5,780.00
Year Ending Dec-16 23,104.10 23,128.40 23,230.40 23,177.60 23,662.80
Year Ending Dec-17 22,827.50 22,845.20 22,885.10 22,796.40 23,376.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.05
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.03 1.03 0.98 0.96 0.78
Year Ending Dec-16 3.96 3.97 3.98 3.97 4.14
Year Ending Dec-17 3.85 3.85 3.86 3.84 4.08

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1 0 3 2
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 1 3 2
Year Ending Dec-16 0 3 3 5
Year Ending Dec-17 0 3 1 7
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0 0 1 2
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1 0 3 1
Year Ending Dec-16 0 2 0 5
Year Ending Dec-17 1 2 3 4