NASDAQ:ICLR - Icon Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$136.85 -1.50 (-1.08 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 08:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$138.35
Today's Range$136.0750 - $138.95
52-Week Range$97.12 - $140.26
Volume325,334 shs
Average Volume194,352 shs
Market Capitalization$7.48 billion
P/E Ratio25.39
Dividend YieldN/A
Icon logoICON Public Limited Company, a clinical research organization, provides outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries in Ireland, rest of Europe, the United States, and internationally. It specializes in the strategic development, management, and analysis of programs that support various stages of the clinical development process from compound selection to Phase I-IV clinical studies. The company's clinical development services include product development planning, strategic consulting, study protocol preparation, clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analysis, clinical research center, investigator site, patient recruitment, study monitoring and data collection, case report form preparation, statistical analysis, patient safety and risk-based monitoring, clinical data management, strategic analysis and data operation, regulatory consulting, and medical reporting and pharmacovigilance services. Its clinical development services also comprise interactive response technologies, electronic endpoint adjudication, medical imaging, adaptive trial design and execution, medical device and biosimilar trial, functional, strategic resourcing, sample analyses, safety testing, microbiology, custom flow cytometry, biomarker development, bioanalysis, immunoassay development, patient registries, outcomes research, health economics, market access and commercialization, drug price consulting, and healthcare and scientific communication services, as well as research trials for the U.S. government agencies, electronic transmission of test results, and electronic patient reported outcomes. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Commercial physical research


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.29
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.85


Trailing P/E Ratio25.39
Forward P/E Ratio22.62
P/E Growth2.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.76 billion
Price / Sales4.21
Cash Flow$6.5291 per share
Price / Cash20.96
Book Value$22.02 per share
Price / Book6.21


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.39
Net Income$281.48 million
Net Margins14.80%
Return on Equity26.56%
Return on Assets14.53%


Outstanding Shares54,080,000
Market Cap$7,482.11

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Icon (NASDAQ:ICLR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Icon's stock symbol?

Icon trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ICLR."

How were Icon's earnings last quarter?

Icon Plc (NASDAQ:ICLR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 3rd. The medical research company reported $1.42 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.41 by $0.01. The medical research company had revenue of $620.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $562.61 million. Icon had a net margin of 14.80% and a return on equity of 26.56%. The business's revenue was up 43.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.29 EPS. View Icon's Earnings History.

When is Icon's next earnings date?

Icon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Icon.

What guidance has Icon issued on next quarter's earnings?

Icon updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.91-6.11 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.99. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.52-2.64 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.25 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ICLR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Icon's shares. Their predictions range from $114.00 to $152.00. On average, they anticipate Icon's stock price to reach $132.2222 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%. View Analyst Ratings for Icon.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Icon?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Icon in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Icon's key competitors?

Who are Icon's key executives?

Icon's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ciaran Murray, Former Exec. Chairman (Age 55)
  • Dr. Steven A. Cutler, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Brendan Brennan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 39)
  • Jonathan Curtain, VP of Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Thomas O'Leary, Chief Information Officer

Has Icon been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ICLR stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Icon earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the medical research company an impact score of 46.10 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Icon's major shareholders?

Icon's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.53%), Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware (0.50%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.33%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.10%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.04%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Icon.

Which major investors are selling Icon stock?

ICLR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware, Fulton Bank N.A. and Welch & Forbes LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Icon.

Which major investors are buying Icon stock?

ICLR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI, Atria Investments LLC and Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Icon.

How do I buy shares of Icon?

Shares of ICLR 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Icon's stock price today?

One share of ICLR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $136.85.

How big of a company is Icon?

Icon has a market capitalization of $7.48 billion and generates $1.76 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $281.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.39 on an earnings per share basis. Icon employs 13,250 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Icon?

Icon's mailing address is SOUTH COUNTY BUSINESS PARK LEOPARDSTOWN, DUBLIN L2, 00000. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 353-1291-2000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Icon (NASDAQ ICLR)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  381 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  277 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  658
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Icon and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ICLR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ICLR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by Staff

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