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NASDAQ:ICLR - Icon Stock Price, Forecast & News

$175.78
+0.66 (+0.38 %)
(As of 01/21/2020 03:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$173.93
Now: $175.78
$176.30
50-Day Range
$158.94
MA: $167.92
$175.78
52-Week Range
$127.58
Now: $175.78
$176.30
Volume225,427 shs
Average Volume211,764 shs
Market Capitalization$9.49 billion
P/E Ratio26.39
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.7
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$7.61 per share
Book Value$25.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$322.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,670
Market Cap$9.49 billion
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (Estimated)
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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The medical research company reported $1.74 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.74. The medical research company had revenue of $710.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $709.75 million. Icon had a net margin of 13.16% and a return on equity of 24.86%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.54 earnings per share. View Icon's Earnings History.

When is Icon's next earnings date?

Icon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 19th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Icon.

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

Icon updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 14th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $7.55-7.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.71. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.97-3.09 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ICLR?

9 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Icon's shares. Their forecasts range from $154.00 to $185.00. On average, they expect Icon's share price to reach $166.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.1%. View Analyst Price Targets 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 4 hold ratings and 5 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 stories about ICLR stock have trended positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Icon earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the medical research company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Icon.

Are investors shorting Icon?

Icon saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,180,000 shares, an increase of 16.8% from the December 15th total of 1,010,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 261,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. 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 Pfizer (PFE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CVS Health (CVS), Mastercard (MA), Procter & Gamble (PG), Post (POST), Visa (V), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Amgen (AMGN).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.42%), Summit Creek Advisors LLC (0.27%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.12%), Henry James International Management Inc. (0.06%), Tealwood Asset Management Inc. (0.04%) and Welch & Forbes LLC (0.04%).

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, RBA Wealth Management LLC, Arden Trust Co, Summit Creek Advisors LLC, Welch & Forbes LLC, Tealwood Asset Management Inc., Raymond James Trust N.A. and Somerset Trust Co.

Which major investors are buying Icon stock?

ICLR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diversified Trust Co, First National Bank of Omaha, Henry James International Management Inc., We Are One Seven LLC, LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI, Allred Capital Management LLC, Bangor Savings Bank and Lenox Wealth Advisors 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 $175.78.

How big of a company is Icon?

Icon has a market capitalization of $9.49 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  514 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  460 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  974
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 1/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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