AstraZeneca PLCAZN:LSE

4,344.5
13.00 / 0.30%
4.94m
30.27%
0.347
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 25, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 64 polled investment analysts covering AstraZeneca plc advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Jul 31, 2009. The previous consensus forecast advised that AstraZeneca plc would outperform the market.

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Buy6
Outperform7
Hold24
Underperform9
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Share price forecast

Share price forecast information is not available for AstraZeneca PLC. View Full Financials

Dividends

In 2013, AstraZeneca PLC reported a dividend of 2.80 USD, which represents a 1.75% decrease from last year. The 31 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 2.82 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 0.79%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)-1.75%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Apr 24, 2014, AstraZeneca plc reported 1st quarter 2014 earnings of 1.17 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 13 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 1st quarter results by 17.02%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Jul 31, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-4.32%

AstraZeneca plc reported annual 2013 earnings of 5.05 per share on Feb 06, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-4.07%
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Revenue

AstraZeneca PLC had 1st quarter 2014 revenues of 6.42bn. This bettered the 6.37bn consensus of the 12 analysts covering the company. This was 6.25% below the prior year's 1st quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.29%

AstraZeneca PLC had revenues for the full year 2013 of 25.71bn. This was 8.09% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-5.61%
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