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  • Price (USD)88.10
  • Today's Change0.64 / 0.73%
  • Shares traded1.44m
  • 1 Year change-9.27%
  • Beta0.9110
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About the company

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated is a provider of diagnostic information services. The Company operates through two businesses: Diagnostic Information Services and Diagnostic Solutions. The Diagnostic Information Services business develops and delivers diagnostic testing information and services, providing insights that empower and enable a range of customers, including patients, clinicians, hospitals, integrated delivery networks (IDNs), health plans, employers and accountable care organizations (ACOs). Its Diagnostic Solutions group includes its risk assessment services business, which offers solutions for insurers, and its healthcare information technology businesses, which offers solutions for healthcare providers. The Company's services are provided under the Quest Diagnostics brand, but it also provides services under other brands, including AmeriPath, Dermpath Diagnostics, Focus Diagnostics, Athena Diagnostics, ExamOne, Quanum and Care360.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)7.63bn
  • Net income in USD739.00m
  • Incorporated1996
  • Employees45.00k
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
DGX:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Boyce & Bynum Pathology Laboratories-Clinical laboratory services businessAnnounced27 Nov 201827 Nov 2018Announced-7.10%--
Marin General Hospital-Outreach Laboratory Service OperationsAnnounced25 Oct 201825 Oct 2018Announced-3.67%--
PhenoPath Laboratories PLLCDeal completed27 Sep 201827 Sep 2018Deal completed-18.03%--
Oxford Immunotec Global PLC-Laboratory Services BusinessDeal completed25 Sep 201825 Sep 2018Deal completed-18.12%170.00m
Reprosource IncDeal completed24 Sep 201824 Sep 2018Deal completed-18.13%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(YOY change %)
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(5 yr growth rate)
Encompass Health Corp4.19bn325.50m7.17bn29.37k22.215.4411.771.713.263.2542.0313.330.837--9.32142,706.808.318.3110.4910.0596.2795.859.9310.24--5.000.582630.827.4912.924.1710.878.94--
Molina Healthcare, Inc.19.18bn298.00m8.47bn20.00k35.285.3919.200.44173.852.88299.7325.182.26--16.33958,750.003.50-0.583510.22-1.3416.1113.971.55-0.2285--7.520.4922--11.8227.44-980.77--1.93--
Davita Inc11.36bn364.80m9.56bn74.50k26.762.508.440.84092.153.3463.6623.040.592466.065.77152,545.502.754.533.755.6128.6429.564.646.761.823.340.66750.001.585.85-36.714.1510.47--
Universal Health Services, Inc.10.66bn810.32m11.94bn76.60k15.022.239.341.128.598.91113.0557.980.973--7.12139,171.907.577.288.938.59----7.787.591.018.260.42515.256.598.382.8310.267.0314.87
Quest Diagnostics Inc7.63bn739.00m11.99bn45.00k16.592.2510.941.575.316.1754.7839.100.712149.367.42169,511.107.427.398.488.5036.9038.9010.429.661.0910.890.404631.712.580.86913.271.106.7017.32
WellCare Health Plans, Inc.18.69bn388.50m12.12bn8.90k28.862.9122.380.64858.409.64406.2783.281.73----2,099,820.003.603.70--------2.081.36--211.110.3380.0019.4618.0831.1911.4515.95--
Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings11.34bn928.50m14.22bn60.00k15.671.979.551.258.9913.85109.7771.480.680135.646.16189,036.705.585.556.286.3629.2734.438.217.431.445.920.4707--8.2912.982.345.1412.34--
Data as of Dec 11 2018. Currency figures normalised to Quest Diagnostics Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

39.55%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 201814.30m10.51%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Sep 20187.52m5.53%
Macquarie Investment Management Business Trustas of 30 Sep 20186.70m4.92%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20186.32m4.64%
Marshall Wace North America LPas of 30 Sep 20184.19m3.08%
American Century Investment Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20184.11m3.02%
Fiduciary Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20184.09m3.01%
Victory Capital Management, Inc.(Investment Management)as of 30 Sep 20182.68m1.97%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 30 Sep 20181.97m1.45%
Bessemer Investment Management LLCas of 30 Sep 20181.95m1.43%
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Data from 30 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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