The recent development in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC)'s Buy count is 0 and Strong Buy is 7 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Strong Sell are 0 and 7, respectively. Apart from balanced growth across all its operating segments, Henry Schein's gains in the United States as well as overseas raise optimism. We are also positive about the company completing the buyout of Merritt Veterinary Supplies. This apart, competitive pricing remains another cause of concern. -29.94% (High), -0.33%, (Low).
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HSIC has been the topic of a number of recent research reports.
Analysts on average have given a price target of $92.32 to Henry Schein, Inc. Leerink Swann reissued a "market perform" rating and set a $77.00 price target (down from $87.50) on shares of Henry Schein in a report on Tuesday. Stifel Nicolaus reduced their target price on Henry Schein from $89.00 to $77.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. This is the signal from the 20-day MA which is used to monitor changes in share price. Chicago-based equity research firm Zacks Investment Research has assigned this stock ABR (Average Brokerage Recommendation) of 2, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects.
October 20 investment analysts at Jefferies Group LLC left the company rating at "Hold" projecting a price of $89.00.
Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) posting a 1.18% after which it closed the day' session at $50.79 and the company has experienced volume of 3,419,279 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 2.70M share while its relative trading volume is 1.26. The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30. Henry Schein has a 12-month low of $65.72 and a 12-month high of $93.50. Henry Schein, Inc. The company has a market capitalization of $10,523.79, a P/E ratio of 18.81, a PEG ratio of 1.89 and a beta of 1.03.
Henry Schein (NASDAQ:HSIC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The company reported $1.68 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.65 by $0.03. Henry Schein, Inc. has a total market cap of $10898.93, a gross margin of 27.40% while the profit margin is 4.50% and the ROI is 13.80%. HSIC generated revenue of $3.18 Billion in the same quarter, one year ago. Shares are now up over the past year, outperforming the broad market by -100% and underperformed a peer group of similar companies by -33%. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 12,857 shares of the company's stock worth $2,353,000 after buying an additional 10,710 shares in the last quarter.
Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 8.1 Percent. (HSIC) is considered oversold? If you are reading this report on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of U.S. & worldwide copyright legislation. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/14/henry-schein-inc-hsic-downgraded-by-zacks-investment-research-to-sell.html.
Henry Schein announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Monday, September 18th that permits the company to buyback $400.00 million in shares.
According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.2 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell.
ATR stands at 0.41 while Beta factor of the stock stands at 1.18. The shares have slowed down in recent weeks, with their price down about -20.81% in the past three months. The total value of its holdings decreased 5.3%. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. On the other hand, company insiders are holding 0.10%. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC boosted its position in Henry Schein by 5.2% in the 2nd quarter. The higher the RVOL the more In Play the stock is. For the long-term approach of trading or also can for short period of time, 200 days MA can also help to get idea about trading, HSIC has -22.49% which indicates Bearish trends and this can also make isolating trends easier. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 802,401 shares of the company's stock valued at $141,865,000 after buying an additional 286,976 shares during the last quarter. Active Investors have to observe some key indicators about shares of Werner Enterprises, Inc. Trust Co. of Vermont now owns 1,702 shares of the company's stock valued at $140,000 after purchasing an additional 616 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. lifted its stake in shares of Henry Schein by 498.8% in the second quarter. Lee Financial Co now owns 1,756 shares of the company's stock valued at $144,000 after purchasing an additional 878 shares during the last quarter. The company conducts its business principally through two segments; healthcare distribution and technology. The healthcare distribution segment distributes consumable products, small equipment, laboratory products, large equipment, equipment fix services, branded and generic pharmaceuticals, vaccines, surgical products, diagnostic tests, infection-control products and vitamins.