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Icon Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ICLR)

$139.69
+0.21 (+0.15 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 06:12 AM ET)
Today's Range
$139.61
Now: $139.69
$144.00
50-Day Range
$140.13
MA: $148.31
$157.17
52-Week Range
$118.10
Now: $139.69
$165.13
Volume251,992 shs
Average Volume253,797 shs
Market Capitalization$7.54 billion
P/E Ratio22.21
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.67
ICON 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial physical research
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ICLR
CUSIPN/A
Phone353-1291-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.60 billion
Cash Flow$7.62 per share
Book Value$25.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$322.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,670
Market Cap$7.54 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The medical research company reported $1.54 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.54. The medical research company had revenue of $655.02 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $654.66 million. Icon had a return on equity of 25.02% and a net margin of 13.05%. View Icon's Earnings History.

When is Icon's next earnings date?

Icon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Icon.

What price target have analysts set for ICLR?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Icon's stock. Their forecasts range from $154.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect Icon's share price to reach $162.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Icon.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Icon?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Icon in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Icon.

Has Icon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ICLR stock have trended very negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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. Icon earned a news sentiment score of -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the medical research company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Icon.

Are investors shorting Icon?

Icon saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 528,500 shares, an increase of 17.4% from the August 30th total of 450,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 217,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 1.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Icon's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Icon's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Icon own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Icon investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Pfizer (PFE), Visa (V), NVIDIA (NVDA), Procter & Gamble (PG), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mastercard (MA), Adobe (ADBE) and Alphabet (GOOG).

Who are Icon's key executives?

Icon's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Steven A. Cutler, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Brendan Brennan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 40)
  • Jonathan Curtain, VP of Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Thomas O'Leary, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Diarmaid Cunningham, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel, Exec. VP & Company Sec. (Age 44)

Who are Icon's major shareholders?

Icon's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.05%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.43%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.36%), Summit Creek Advisors LLC (0.27%), CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (0.23%) and Legato Capital Management LLC (0.16%).

Which major investors are selling Icon stock?

ICLR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Cambiar Investors LLC, Polianta Ltd, Fulton Bank N.A., Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC and Financial Gravity Wealth Inc..

Which major investors are buying Icon stock?

ICLR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Arden Trust Co, Summit Creek Advisors LLC, Brinker Capital Inc., LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI, Cibc Bank USA, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Legato Capital Management LLC.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Icon's stock price today?

One share of ICLR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $139.69.

How big of a company is Icon?

Icon has a market capitalization of $7.54 billion and generates $2.60 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $322.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.29 on an earnings per share basis. Icon employs 13,670 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Icon.

What is Icon's official website?

The official website for Icon is http://www.iconplc.com/.

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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  495 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  425 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  920
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 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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