Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH)

NYSE: LH · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.77 (-0.37%)
Apr 12, 2024, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 17.30B
Revenue (ttm) 12.16B
Net Income (ttm) 418.00M
Shares Out 84.10M
EPS (ttm) 4.77
PE Ratio 43.13
Forward PE 13.48
Dividend $2.88 (1.40%)
Ex-Dividend Date May 28, 2024
Volume 692,245
Open 205.21
Previous Close 206.50
Day's Range 204.40 - 206.40
52-Week Range 179.59 - 234.09
Beta 1.00
Analysts Buy
Price Target 243.42 (+18.32%)
Earnings Date Apr 25, 2024

About LH

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings operates as a life sciences company that provides vital information to help doctors, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, researchers, and patients make clear and confident decisions. It operates in two segments, Labcorp Diagnostics (Dx) and Biopharma Laboratory Services (BLS). The company offers various tests, such as blood chemistry analyses, urinalyses, blood cell counts, thyroid tests, PAP tests, hemoglobin A1C and vitamin D, prostate-specific antigens, tests for sexually transmitted diseases, hepa... [Read more]

Sector Healthcare
Founded 1971
Employees 67,000
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol LH
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2023, LH's revenue was $12.16 billion, an increase of 2.51% compared to the previous year's $11.86 billion. Earnings were $418.00 million, a decrease of -67.32%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 13 analysts, the average rating for LH stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is $243.42, which is an increase of 18.32% from the latest price.

Price Target
(18.32% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


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6 months ago - Reuters