In a report announced on 5/25/2017 Zacks Investment Research bumped up the target of Henry Schein, Inc. The stock dropping with falling stream of -20.81% in recent 3 months. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Henry Schein, Inc.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of HSIC. Wellington Management Group LLP grew its holdings in Henry Schein by 116.0% in the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 13,386 shares of the company's stock worth $2,275,000 after purchasing an additional 7,189 shares during the period.
Whereas for long term intention, measuring performance with long timeframe can help for taking more accurate investment decision that includes quarter, semi-annual and annual performance. Trust Co. of Vermont boosted its stake in shares of Henry Schein by 56.7% in the 3rd quarter. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.84 earnings per share. sell-side analysts expect that Henry Schein, Inc. will post 3.6 earnings per share for the current year. National Pension Service lifted its stake in shares of Henry Schein by 9.6% in the second quarter.
An earnings forecast is an analyst's outlook for a company's future quarterly or annual earnings. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time.
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The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.15) by $0.05. Finally, California State Teachers Retirement System increased its position in Pure Storage by 110.1% in the second quarter.
Brokerage houses, on average, are recommending investors to hold Hecla Mining Company (HL)'s shares projecting a $5.84 target price. After a recent check, Henry Schein, Inc. Two such indicators are the RSI (Relative Strength Index) and the Stochastic %k Oscillator, which fluctuate on a scale of 0 to 100. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges.
The dividend yield for the company is hovering around *tba while the pay out ratio is now at 0.00%. The company's P/E ratio is 19.03 and the market cap of the company is 10.37B. The Q1 2018 consensus earnings estimates for the company have stabilized at US$0.92 per share. The company net profit margin is 10.40% and gross profit margin is 92.60%. The firm had revenue of $3.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.05 billion.
Earnings per share (EPS) the amount of income that "belongs" to each share of common stock.
Henry Schein declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Monday, September 18th that allows the company to repurchase $400.00 million in shares. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.
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On a weekly basis, the stock is 2.81%. The stock was sold at an average price of $172.51, for a total value of $366,756.26. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 17,841 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,077,750.91. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.
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HSIC has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their price objective on shares of Henry Schein from $91.00 to $82.00 and set a sector perform rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Henry Schein now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $89.88. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "hold" rating and set a $89.00 price target on shares of Henry Schein in a report on Friday, October 20th. Analyst's mean target price for Henry Schein, Inc. is $83.93.
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The return on assets stands at -0.4%, Return on Equity now is -0.6% and the Return on Investment value is 0.3%. The firm had revenue of $95.35 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $100.63 million.