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Hologic Stock Forecast, Price & News

$69.13
-0.38 (-0.55 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$68.12
Now: $69.13
$69.87
50-Day Range
$65.85
MA: $69.38
$76.67
52-Week Range
$26.49
Now: $69.13
$77.49
Volume1.92 million shs
Average Volume2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.77 billion
P/E Ratio16.46
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.39
Hologic, Inc. develops, manufactures, and supplies diagnostics products, medical imaging systems, and surgical products for women's health through early detection and treatment in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and internationally. It operates through four segments: Diagnostics, Breast Health, GYN Surgical, and Skeletal Health. The company provides Aptima molecular diagnostic assays to detect the infectious microorganisms; Aptima quantitative viral load tests for HIV, Hepatitis C, and Hepatitis B; Aptima SARS-CoV-2 and Panther Fusion SARS-CoV-2 assays for the detection of SARS-CoV-2; ThinPrep System for use in cytology applications; Rapid Fetal Fibronectin Test that assists physicians in assessing the risk of pre-term birth; and various diagnostic tests for the detection of Group B Streptococcus. It also offers breast imaging and analytics, such as 2D and 3D digital mammography systems and reading workstations, minimally invasive breast biopsy guidance systems and devices, breast biopsy site markers and localization, specimen radiology, and ultrasound and connectivity solutions; and breast conserving surgery products. In addition, the company provides NovaSure Endometrial Ablation System for the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding; MyoSure Hysteroscopic Tissue Removal System for the removal of fibroids, polyps, and other pathology within the uterus; and Fluent Fluid Management System that provides liquid distention during diagnostic and operative hysteroscopic procedures. Further, it offers Horizon DXA, a dual energy X-ray system; and the Fluoroscan Insight FD mini C-arm to perform minimally invasive orthopedic surgical procedures. The company sells its products through direct sales and service forces, and independent distributors and sales representatives. It has a collaboration with RadNet, Inc. to advance the use of artificial intelligence in breast health. Hologic, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.93 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry X-ray apparatus & tubes
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HOLX
CUSIP43644010
Phone508-263-2900
Employees5,814

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.37 billion
Cash Flow$3.94 per share
Book Value$7.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-203,600,000.00

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$17.77 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$69.13
-0.38 (-0.55 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Hologic's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Hologic's stock was trading at $43.78 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HOLX shares have increased by 57.9% and is now trading at $69.13.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Hologic?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hologic in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Hologic?

Wall Street analysts have given Hologic a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Hologic wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Hologic's next earnings date?

Hologic is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Hologic's earnings last quarter?

Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The medical equipment provider reported $2.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.22 by $0.85. The medical equipment provider earned $1.35 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.11 billion. Hologic had a net margin of 29.53% and a return on equity of 47.83%. Hologic's quarterly revenue was up 55.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.65 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Hologic issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hologic issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.10-2.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.17. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.350-1.425 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.10 billion.

What price target have analysts set for HOLX?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hologic's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $98.00. On average, they expect Hologic's share price to reach $77.93 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Hologic?

Hologic saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,220,000 shares, an increase of 16.5% from the October 31st total of 4,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,190,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Hologic's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hologic own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hologic investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group (BABA), The Walt Disney (DIS), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), CVS Health (CVS), Pfizer (PFE) and Abbott Laboratories (ABT).

Who are Hologic's key executives?

Hologic's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen P. MacMillan, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 56, Pay $3.27M)
  • Ms. Karleen M. Oberton, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. John M. Griffin, Gen. Counsel (Age 59, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Kevin R. Thornal, Division Pres of Diagnostic Solutions (Age 46, Pay $1.89M)
  • Mr. Peter J. Valenti III, Sr. Advisor to Chief Exec. Officer (Age 57, Pay $1.19M)
  • Dr. Jay A. Stein, Co-Founder, Chairman Emeritus, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 77)
  • Mr. Michael J. Watts, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Allison P. Bebo, Sr. VP of HR (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jan Verstreken, Group Pres of International
  • Mr. Sanjay Prabhakaran, Regional Pres of Asia Pacific

What is Hologic's stock symbol?

Hologic trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HOLX."

Who are Hologic's major shareholders?

Hologic's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.73%), State Street Corp (4.44%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.04%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.67%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.62%) and ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC (0.60%). Company insiders that own Hologic stock include Benjamin Jordan Cohn, Christiana Stamoulis, John M Griffin, Karleen Marie Oberton, Peter J Valenti III, Sally Crawford and Stephen P Macmillan.
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Which major investors are selling Hologic stock?

HOLX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, AQR Capital Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., PFM Health Sciences LP, Truist Financial Corp, and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have sold Hologic company stock in the last year include Benjamin Jordan Cohn, John M Griffin, Karleen Marie Oberton, Peter J Valenti III, Sally Crawford, and Stephen P Macmillan.
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Which major investors are buying Hologic stock?

HOLX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, AXA S.A., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ, and Blair William & Co. IL.
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How do I buy shares of Hologic?

Shares of HOLX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Hologic's stock price today?

One share of HOLX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.13.

How big of a company is Hologic?

Hologic has a market capitalization of $17.77 billion and generates $3.37 billion in revenue each year. The medical equipment provider earns $-203,600,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $3.98 on an earnings per share basis. Hologic employs 5,814 workers across the globe.

What is Hologic's official website?

The official website for Hologic is www.hologic.com.

How can I contact Hologic?

Hologic's mailing address is 250 CAMPUS DRIVE, MARLBOROUGH MA, 01752. The medical equipment provider can be reached via phone at 508-263-2900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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