About Udg Healthcare (LON:UDG)
UDG Healthcare plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides advisory, communication, commercial, clinical, and packaging services to the healthcare industry in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, North America, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Ashfield, Sharp, and Aquilant. The Ashfield segment offers commercialization services for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry in the areas of advisory, communications, and commercial and clinical services. This segment supports healthcare professionals and patients at various stages of the product life cycle; and provides field and contact center sales teams, healthcare communications, patient support, audit, advisory, medical information, and event management services to approximately 300 healthcare companies. The Sharp segment provides contract and clinical trial packaging services for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries; and serialization, and track and trace solutions. The Aquilant segment provides outsourced sale, marketing, engineering, and distribution services for medical and scientific devices in the areas of endoscopy, cardiology, radiology, surgical, and orthopaedics. The company was formerly known as United Drug plc and changed its name to UDG Healthcare plc in August 2013. UDG Healthcare plc was founded in 1948 and is based in Dublin, the Republic of Ireland.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Medical Distribution
Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on Equity9.57%
Return on Assets5.46%
Udg Healthcare (LON:UDG) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Udg Healthcare's stock symbol?
Udg Healthcare trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "UDG."
How often does Udg Healthcare pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Udg Healthcare?
Udg Healthcare declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.04 per share on Tuesday, June 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 31st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Udg Healthcare's Dividend History.
What price target have analysts set for UDG?
9 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Udg Healthcare's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 765 to GBX 884. On average, they expect Udg Healthcare's stock price to reach GBX 842.89 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Udg Healthcare.
Who are some of Udg Healthcare's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Udg Healthcare include Qiagen (QGEN), EXACT Sciences (EXAS), Recordati (RCDTF), AveXis (AVXS), SONIC HEALTHCAR/S (SKHHY), Alkermes (ALKS), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX), SAGE Therapeutics (SAGE), Sonic Healthcare (SKHCF), West Pharmaceutical Services (WST), Icon (ICLR), NMC Health (NMC), Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), Encompass Health (EHC) and athenahealth (ATHN).
Who are Udg Healthcare's key executives?
Udg Healthcare's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Brendan Patrick McAtamney, Chief Exec. Officer & Exec. Director (Age 55)
- Mr. Chris Corbin, Exec. Director (Age 63)
- Mr. Nigel Clerkin, CFO & Director (Age 44)
- Mr. Jez Moulding, Exec. VP of Ashfield & Chief Operating Officer
- Keith Byrne, Head of Investor Relations, Strategy & Corp. Communications
Has Udg Healthcare been receiving favorable news coverage?
Headlines about UDG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Udg Healthcare earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 45.36 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
How do I buy shares of Udg Healthcare?
Shares of UDG and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
What is Udg Healthcare's stock price today?
One share of UDG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 864.
How big of a company is Udg Healthcare?
Udg Healthcare has a market capitalization of £2.13 billion.
How can I contact Udg Healthcare?
Udg Healthcare's mailing address is River Walk 20, DUBLIN,, Ireland. The company can be reached via phone at +353-1-4689000.
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