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Alcon, Inc. (ALC)

Stock Price: $60.66 USD -0.59 (-0.96%)
Updated Oct 27, 2020 10:20 AM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 29.83B
Revenue (ttm) 7.51B
Net Income (ttm) -656.00M
Shares Out 491.70M
EPS (ttm) -1.30
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 29.67
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 27, 2020
Last Price $60.66
Previous Close $61.25
Change ($) -0.59
Change (%) -0.96%
Day's Open 61.17
Day's Range 60.66 - 61.19
Day's Volume 84,600
52-Week Range 39.37 - 65.37

More Stats

Market Cap 29.83B
Enterprise Value 32.82B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 491.70M
Float 477.09M
EPS (basic) -1.34
EPS (diluted) -1.30
FCF / Share 0.75
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 1.23%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 4.92M
Short Ratio 4.00
Short % of Float 1.03%
Beta n/a
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 29.67
P/FCF Ratio 81.27
PS Ratio 3.97
PB Ratio 1.59
Revenue 7.51B
Operating Income -242.00M
Net Income -656.00M
Free Cash Flow 367.00M
Net Cash -3.00B
Net Cash / Share -6.10
Gross Margin 53.48%
Operating Margin -3.22%
Profit Margin -8.70%
FCF Margin 4.89%
ROA -0.64%
ROE -3.33%
ROIC -3.00%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (23)

Buy 10
Overweight 0
Hold 8
Underweight 1
Sell 4

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(5.19% upside)
Current: $60.66
Target: 63.81
*Average 12-month price target from 16 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth4.96%5.32%2.97%-2.66%-
Gross Profit3,6623,1923,2043,1113,247
Operating Income-242-295-124-40.00364
Net Income-656-227256-170308
Shares Outstanding488488488--
Earnings Per Share-1.34-0.460.52--
Operating Cash Flow9201,1401,2181,2451,370
Capital Expenditures-553-524-414-444-440
Free Cash Flow367616804801930
Cash & Equivalents822227172162285
Total Debt3,820203195275302
Net Cash / Debt-2,99824.00-23.00-113-17.00
Book Value19,30322,63923,02923,01223,637
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Alcon, Inc.
Country Switzerland
Employees 20,000
CEO David J. Endicott

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol ALC
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Healthcare
Industry Medical Instruments & Supplies
Unique Identifier NYSE: ALC


Alcon, an eye care company, researches, develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells eye care products for eye care professionals and their patients. It operates through two segments, Surgical and Vision Care. The Surgical segment offers equipment, instrumentation and diagnostics, intraocular lenses (IOLs), and other implantables; and consumables, including viscoelastics, surgical solutions, incisional instruments, surgical custom packs, and other products for use in surgical procedures, such as cataracts, vitreoretinal, refractive laser, and glaucoma surgery. Its cataract products include centurion vision system, LenSx femtosecond laser, LuxOR ophthalmic microscope, verion imaged guided system, and ORA System for intra-operative measurements and guidance; vitreoretinal products comprising constellation vision system, grieshaber DSP and MIVS instrumentation, ultravit high speed vitrectomy probes, purepoint laser, and NGENUITY 3D visualization system; refractive surgery products, including WaveLight lasers and diagnostics used for LASIK; and glaucoma product, such as EX-PRESS glaucoma filtration device, as well as AcrySof IQ IOLs products include monofocal IOLs and advanced technology IOLs under PanOptix and ReSTOR brands for the correction of presbyopia and astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery. The Vision Care segment provides daily disposable, reusable, and color-enhancing contact lenses; ocular health products, including devices and over-the-counter products for dry eye, over-the-counter products for contact lens care, and ocular allergies, as well as ocular vitamins and redness relievers under the TOTAL, PRECISION, Dailies, Air Optix, Systane, Opti-Free, Clear Care, Tears Naturale, Genteal, ICAPS, and Vitalux brands. The company was formerly known as Alcon Universal S.A. and changed the name to Alcon, Inc. in December 2001. Alcon, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.