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AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.L)

AZN.L on London Stock Exchange

4,739.50GBp
16 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

26.00 (+0.55%)
Prev Close
4,713.50
Open
4,748.50
Day's High
4,759.00
Day's Low
4,718.50
Volume
2,115,455
Avg. Vol
2,291,736
52-wk High
5,585.07
52-wk Low
4,260.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 0.88 December 17 Feb 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 9 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 13 12 12 12
(3) HOLD 7 7 8 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 4 5 5 5
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.18 2.24 2.26 2.26

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 7 5,439.35 5,618.15 5,206.30 5,420.29
Quarter Ending Jun-18 7 5,413.29 5,732.00 5,215.00 5,504.07
Year Ending Dec-18 31 22,293.80 23,934.00 20,320.00 22,507.30
Year Ending Dec-19 30 23,768.00 28,533.00 21,788.00 24,417.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 6 0.88 0.98 0.75 0.92
Quarter Ending Jun-18 6 0.86 0.92 0.80 0.93
Year Ending Dec-18 33 3.51 4.18 2.36 4.01
Year Ending Dec-19 32 3.99 5.79 3.18 4.63
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 4.43 11.70 -0.40 5.00

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 Dec-17 5,473.40 5,777.00 303.60 5.55
Quarter Ending Sep-17 5,972.46 6,232.00 259.54 4.35
Quarter Ending Jun-17 5,043.25 5,051.00 7.75 0.15
Quarter Ending Mar-17 5,408.17 5,405.00 3.17 0.06
Quarter Ending Dec-16 5,568.38 5,585.00 16.62 0.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0.84 1.30 0.46 54.91
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.07 1.12 0.05 4.22
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.80 0.87 0.07 8.40
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.82 0.99 0.17 20.86
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.13 1.21 0.08 6.87

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 Mar-18 5,439.35 5,439.35 5,381.65 5,380.20 5,420.29
Quarter Ending Jun-18 5,413.29 5,413.29 5,494.08 5,415.55 5,504.07
Year Ending Dec-18 22,293.80 22,263.10 22,121.60 22,080.60 22,507.30
Year Ending Dec-19 23,768.00 23,750.80 23,669.10 23,637.30 24,417.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.88 0.88 0.90 0.80 0.92
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0.86 0.86 0.86 0.79 0.93
Year Ending Dec-18 3.51 3.53 3.67 3.68 4.01
Year Ending Dec-19 3.99 4.02 4.18 4.18 4.63

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 2 1
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-18 2 0 16 5
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 13 6
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 1 1
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 3 1 21
Year Ending Dec-19 0 3 3 17