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Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH.N)

LH.N on New York Stock Exchange

151.29USD
23 Apr 2019
Change (% chg)

$7.04 (+4.88%)
Prev Close
$144.25
Open
$145.19
Day's High
$152.61
Day's Low
$145.19
Volume
245,867
Avg. Vol
214,647
52-wk High
$190.35
52-wk Low
$119.38

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.91 December 24 Apr 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 3 3 3
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 6 7 7 7
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.33 2.30 2.30 2.30

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 Jun-19 16 2,891.51 2,919.89 2,863.90 2,984.27
Quarter Ending Sep-19 16 2,887.06 2,923.95 2,859.20 3,026.08
Year Ending Dec-19 20 11,478.60 11,610.70 11,365.00 11,924.40
Year Ending Dec-20 20 11,883.40 12,162.40 11,679.00 12,449.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 18 2.91 3.05 2.76 3.17
Quarter Ending Sep-19 18 2.88 2.96 2.73 3.19
Year Ending Dec-19 22 11.21 11.38 11.12 12.33
Year Ending Dec-20 22 12.02 12.72 11.55 13.35
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 7.99 10.00 5.74 11.37

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-18 2,788.13 2,787.50 0.63 0.02
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2,840.25 2,831.30 8.95 0.32
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.49 2.52 0.03 1.32
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.88 2.84 0.04 1.31
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

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 Jun-19 2,891.51 2,891.51 2,890.51 2,889.89 2,984.27
Quarter Ending Sep-19 2,887.06 2,887.06 2,885.40 2,884.60 3,026.08
Year Ending Dec-19 11,478.60 11,477.80 11,470.70 11,467.30 11,924.40
Year Ending Dec-20 11,883.40 11,882.50 11,866.60 11,864.30 12,449.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 2.91 2.91 2.91 2.92 3.17
Quarter Ending Sep-19 2.88 2.88 2.87 2.87 3.19
Year Ending Dec-19 11.21 11.21 11.20 11.20 12.33
Year Ending Dec-20 12.02 12.02 11.99 11.98 13.35

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Sep-19 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-19 1 0 3 0
Year Ending Dec-20 1 0 1 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1 1 1 1
Quarter Ending Sep-19 1 1 1 1
Year Ending Dec-19 1 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-20 1 0 1 0