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Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX.N)

DGX.N on New York Stock Exchange

87.80USD
22 Feb 2019
Change (% chg)

$-0.01 (-0.01%)
Prev Close
$87.81
Open
$87.90
Day's High
$88.19
Day's Low
$87.49
Volume
365,580
Avg. Vol
354,219
52-wk High
$116.43
52-wk Low
$78.97

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.38 December 23 Feb 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 3 4 4 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 5 6
(3) HOLD 11 10 10 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.50 2.40 2.32 2.16

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-19 16 1,871.24 1,886.51 1,829.00 1,944.40
Quarter Ending Jun-19 16 1,943.84 1,986.00 1,911.66 1,995.39
Year Ending Dec-19 18 7,676.95 7,770.00 7,645.00 7,938.70
Year Ending Dec-20 18 7,852.59 7,984.00 7,681.10 8,187.26
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 18 1.38 1.68 1.30 1.60
Quarter Ending Jun-19 18 1.72 1.83 1.63 1.81
Year Ending Dec-19 19 6.47 6.70 6.40 6.90
Year Ending Dec-20 19 6.75 7.06 6.60 7.36
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 5.93 7.00 4.49 9.19

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 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
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1,887.56 1,884.00 3.56 0.19
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1,935.10 1,936.00 0.90 0.05
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.49 1.52 0.03 1.92
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.38 1.40 0.02 1.16

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-19 1,871.24 1,906.96 1,930.09 1,927.21 1,944.40
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1,943.84 1,957.11 1,965.36 1,965.53 1,995.39
Year Ending Dec-19 7,676.95 7,725.64 7,758.11 7,760.25 7,938.70
Year Ending Dec-20 7,852.59 7,911.87 7,955.41 7,949.16 8,187.26
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.38 1.50 1.58 1.58 1.60
Quarter Ending Jun-19 1.72 1.74 1.76 1.76 1.81
Year Ending Dec-19 6.47 6.52 6.61 6.61 6.90
Year Ending Dec-20 6.75 6.83 6.90 6.90 7.36

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 10 0 15
Quarter Ending Jun-19 2 8 4 11
Year Ending Dec-19 1 10 1 16
Year Ending Dec-20 1 9 1 12
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 11 0 16
Quarter Ending Jun-19 2 9 2 13
Year Ending Dec-19 1 9 1 16
Year Ending Dec-20 0 10 0 14