LON:UDG - Udg Healthcare Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 598.50 -13.00 (-2.13 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 02:46 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 611.50
Today's RangeGBX 598 - GBX 615
52-Week RangeGBX 548 - GBX 950.50
Volume851,804 shs
Average Volume981,360 shs
Market Capitalization£1.49 billion
P/E Ratio399.00
Dividend Yield2.00%
BetaN/A
UDG Healthcare plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides advisory, communication, commercial, clinical, and packaging services in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, North America, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Ashfield and Sharp. 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 solutions. 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Medical Distribution
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+353-1-4689000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.32 billion
Cash FlowGBX 72.79 per share
Book ValueGBX 355.90 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£1.49 billion
Next Earnings Date5/21/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 10th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.12 per share on Monday, February 4th. This represents a yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 10th. This is a positive change from Udg Healthcare's previous dividend of $0.04. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Udg Healthcare's Dividend History.

When is Udg Healthcare's next earnings date?

Udg Healthcare is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Udg Healthcare.

What price target have analysts set for UDG?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Udg Healthcare's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 620 to GBX 1,030. On average, they expect Udg Healthcare's share price to reach GBX 802.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Udg Healthcare.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Udg Healthcare?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Udg Healthcare in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Udg Healthcare.

Has Udg Healthcare been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about UDG stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Udg Healthcare earned a news impact score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Udg Healthcare's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Udg Healthcare own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Udg Healthcare investors own include Carillion (CLLN), Standard Life Aberdeen (SL), Greencore Group (GNC), CRH (CRH), CBS (CBS), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Vistra Energy (VST), National Bank of Canada (NA), Velocity Data (VCT) and Wentworth Resources (WRL).

Who are Udg Healthcare's key executives?

Udg Healthcare's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Brendan Patrick McAtamney, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Nigel Clerkin, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Mike O'Hara, MD & Pres
  • Mr. Jez Moulding, Exec. VP of Ashfield & COO
  • Keith Byrne, Head of Investor Relations, Strategy & Corp. Communications

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 598.50.

How big of a company is Udg Healthcare?

Udg Healthcare has a market capitalization of £1.49 billion and generates £1.32 billion in revenue each year.

What is Udg Healthcare's official website?

The official website for Udg Healthcare is http://www.udghealthcare.com.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Udg Healthcare (LON UDG)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  451 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  306 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  757
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This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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