With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE: LH) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 3/29/1990. Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings is in the Medical Laboratories & Research industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings, is 949.39, and so far today it has a volume of 659500. Performance year to date since the 3/29/1990 is 9.63%.
To help you determine whether Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 23.44 and forward P/E is 13.96. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings has a value for PEG of 2.32. P/S ratio is 1.46 and the P/B ratio is 2.67. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 19.44 and 15.06 respectively.
At the current price Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings is trading at, 135.55 (0.18% today), Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings has a dividend yield of *TBA, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 0.00%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 5.78, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 10.44% after growing -26.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 5067.70%, and 32.10% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 99.88, and the number of shares float is 99.88. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 95.30%. The float short is 3.29%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.46. Management has seen a return on assets of 4.20%, and also a return on investment of 6.30%.
The ability for Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.7, and quick ratio is 1.6. Long term debt/equity is 1.16 and total debt/equity is 1.24. In terms of margins, Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings has a gross margin of 33.00%, with its operating margin at 12.70%, and Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings has a profit margin of 6.40%.
The 52 week high is -0.06%, with 38.61% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 5.94% and the 200 day simple moving average is 13.72%.
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