IMS Health Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:IMS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $31.38 (8.41% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/12/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$28.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/23/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$38.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$28.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/30/2015MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/3/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$32.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2015Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageNeutral$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/5/2014Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price Target$25.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/5/2014Drexel HamiltonInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/29/2016        
7/27/2016Q216$0.38$0.41$796.93 million$802.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2016Q116$0.38$0.42$749.34 million$774.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2016Q415$0.32$0.37$788.75 million$812.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$0.32$0.38$740.98 million$735.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2015Q115$0.32$0.39$626.89 million$632.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015Q414$0.34$0.36$679.82 million$678.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2014Q314$0.34$0.37$668.30 million$656.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2014Q1$0.37$0.39$654.92 million$662.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q2 20163$0.35$0.39$0.37
Q3 20163$0.35$0.38$0.36
Q4 20162$0.39$0.42$0.41
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
11/23/2015Kevin C. KnightlySVPSell19,231$28.50$548,083.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2015Kevin C. KnightlySVPSell55,000$28.37$1,560,350.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2015Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell30,554,584$26.68$815,196,301.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/9/2014Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell11,990,976$19.10$229,027,641.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/9/2014John G DanhaklDirectorSell2,463,899$20.00$49,277,980.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
DateHeadline
07/27/16 04:53 PMIMS Health Holdings Inc.: IMS Health Reports Second-Quarter 2016 ... - The Wall Street Transcript
07/27/16 04:53 PMBRIEF-IMS Health Holdings Q2 adj earnings per share $0.41 - Reuters
07/27/16 01:53 PMEdited Transcript of IMS earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 1:00pm GMT -
07/27/16 07:26 AMIMS Health Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Results and Raises Full-Year Guidance - Business Wire (press release)
07/27/16 06:30 AMIMS Health tops Street 2Q forecasts - [AP] - On a per-share basis, the Danbury, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 7 cents. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and restructuring costs, were 41 cents per share. The results beat ...
07/26/16 07:37 AMEU mergers and takeovers (July 26)
07/22/16 07:34 AMNew Broker Ratings For IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - FTSE News
07/22/16 07:34 AMTwo Creeks Capital Management LP Decreased Stake in Ims Health Hldgs INC (NYSE:IMS) by $31.93 Million as ... - Consumer Eagle
07/22/16 07:34 AMStock Catching Eyes of Investors: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/21/16 10:40 AMIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/21/16 10:40 AMSignpost Capital Advisors LP Decreased Stake in Ims Health Holdings INC (NYSE:IMS) by $3.76 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/21/16 10:40 AMIms Health Holdings Incorporated (NYSE:IMS) Short Interest Increased By 36.91% - Consumer Eagle
07/20/16 08:59 PMQuick Look Sell-side Earnings Watch: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS), Chimerix, Inc. (NASDAQ:CMRX ... - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 02:38 PMIMS Health Holdings Inc versus Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/20/16 02:38 PMAnalysts Holding Strong to their Buy Rating on: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/20/16 07:39 AMShares Positive Over the Past Month: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/20/16 07:39 AMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/20/16 07:39 AMSolid Performer in Focus: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 07:39 AMStock Strength in Focus for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 04:45 PMIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/19/16 04:45 PMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/19/16 04:45 PMStock Positive on the Year: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/19/16 04:45 PMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 04:45 PMStock Focus: Following Analyst Expectations on Shares of IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/19/16 04:45 PMLong Term Value Play: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/19/16 04:45 PMStock Pleasing Investors: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - TGP
07/19/16 10:45 AMEU mergers and takeovers (July 19)
07/16/16 08:01 AMathenahealth Inc versus IMS Health Holdings Inc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/15/16 08:11 AMIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/15/16 08:11 AMIms Health Holdings Incorporated (NYSE:IMS) Sellers Increased By 42.25% Their Shorts - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 08:10 AMShort Term Rating on IMS Health Holdings (IMS) - Trade Calls
07/14/16 08:10 AMIMS Health Holdings Inc versus Medidata Solutions Inc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/14/16 08:10 AMIMS Health to Announce Second-Quarter 2016 Results on July 27, 2016 - Business Wire (press release)
07/14/16 08:10 AMIMS Health Holdings Inc. (IMS) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 12 - Equities.com
07/13/16 05:00 PMIMS Health to Announce Second-Quarter 2016 Results on July 27, 2016 - [Business Wire] - IMS Health Holdings, Inc. will issue its second-quarter 2016 financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The earnings release and accompanying financial information will be posted on the IMS Health Investor Relations website at http://ir.imshealth.com.
07/12/16 08:58 AMShares Positive on the Year: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 08:58 AMIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 08:00 AMIMS Health Study: Low Levels of Adherence and Persistence Remain Barriers to Reducing the Costs of Diabetes Complications - [Business Wire] - Despite improved diagnosis and advances in treatment options for individuals with Type 2 Diabetes, sub-optimal therapy adherence and persistence result in significant economic and societal burden as well as avoidable patient complications in six diverse healthcare systems around the world, according to a new report series issued today by the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics.
07/11/16 09:20 AMStock Performance Rundown on: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 09:20 AMCompany Stock Focus for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 08:59 AMMylan Unveils Generic Temodar Capsules -
07/10/16 08:58 AMValinor Management LLC Decreased Stake in Ims Health Hldgs INC (NYSE:IMS) by $11.41 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily
07/10/16 08:58 AMAre Analysts Bullish IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS) After Last Week? - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 04:47 PMStock Showing Gains This Year: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Telanagana Press
07/08/16 07:29 AMFast Growth for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Telanagana Press
07/08/16 07:29 AMShares in Positive Territory for the Quarter: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Engelwood Daily
07/08/16 07:29 AMPrevious Trading Session Wrap-Up: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 04:41 PMCan IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 09:17 AMStock Tracking Down This Month; Investor Alert on IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 09:17 AMNoteworthy Stocks to Watch for: IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS), Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE:VG), Deere ... - iStreetWire

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About IMS Health Holdings

IMS Health Holdings logoIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (IMS) is an information and technology services company that provides solutions to its clients in the healthcare industry. The Company has its presence in over 100 countries. The Company's data set contains over 10 petabytes of data and over 500 million patient records. It serves healthcare organizations and life science companies, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, consumer health and medical device manufacturers, as well as distributors, providers, payers, government agencies, policymakers, researchers and the financial community. The Company's principal information offerings include national information offerings, sub-national information offerings and OneKey. Its technology services offerings include technology solutions, real-world evidence solutions, and workflow analytics and consulting services. It offers technology services that include data warehousing, information technology (IT) outsourcing, software applications and other services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: IMS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $29.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $26.41
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.60
  • P/E Ratio: 59.43
  • P/E Growth: 1.65
  • Market Cap: $9.55B
  • Beta: 0.68
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.54 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.68 EPS
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IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS) Chart for Thursday, July, 28, 2016