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Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX.N)

DGX.N on New York Stock Exchange

107.42USD
20 Sep 2019
Change (% chg)

$1.70 (+1.61%)
Prev Close
$105.72
Open
$105.98
Day's High
$107.95
Day's Low
$105.98
Volume
583,435
Avg. Vol
240,527
52-wk High
$108.76
52-wk Low
$78.97

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 1.71 December 21 Sep 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 4 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 4 4 4 5
(3) HOLD 9 10 10 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 2 2 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.53 2.62 2.62 2.52

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-19 14 1,943.57 1,973.00 1,925.00 2,006.26
Quarter Ending Dec-19 14 1,922.65 1,964.00 1,896.47 2,011.71
Year Ending Dec-19 16 7,706.18 7,751.00 7,664.77 7,989.40
Year Ending Dec-20 17 7,902.15 8,024.00 7,803.00 8,314.35
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-19 16 1.71 1.79 1.65 1.80
Quarter Ending Dec-19 16 1.66 1.72 1.54 1.76
Year Ending Dec-19 19 6.50 6.56 6.40 7.03
Year Ending Dec-20 20 6.81 7.07 6.70 7.49
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 5.58 6.80 4.70 10.17

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 Jun-19 1,937.30 1,953.00 15.70 0.81
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1,871.37 1,891.00 19.63 1.05
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1,878.27 1,839.00 39.27 2.09
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1,945.52 1,889.00 56.52 2.91
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1,953.97 1,919.00 34.97 1.79
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1.68 1.73 0.05 3.15
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.36 1.40 0.04 2.71
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.37 1.36 0.01 0.52
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.68 1.68 0.00 0.19
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.76 1.75 0.01 0.36

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-19 1,943.57 1,943.57 1,941.99 1,939.18 2,006.26
Quarter Ending Dec-19 1,922.65 1,922.65 1,921.20 1,923.32 2,011.71
Year Ending Dec-19 7,706.18 7,706.18 7,703.93 7,689.45 7,989.40
Year Ending Dec-20 7,902.15 7,902.15 7,900.12 7,877.47 8,314.35
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-19 1.71 1.71 1.71 1.71 1.80
Quarter Ending Dec-19 1.66 1.66 1.66 1.68 1.76
Year Ending Dec-19 6.50 6.50 6.50 6.46 7.03
Year Ending Dec-20 6.81 6.81 6.79 6.80 7.49

Estimates Revisions Summary

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