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NASDAQ:ICLRIcon Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.57 (+0.30 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $189.91
50-Day Range
MA: $175.67
52-Week Range
Now: $189.91
Volume141,941 shs
Average Volume221,517 shs
Market Capitalization$10.18 billion
P/E Ratio31.65
Dividend YieldN/A
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. The company's clinical development services include product development planning, strategic consulting, study protocol preparation, clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analysis, site feasibility, patient recruitment and retention, digital patient and site, project management, clinical operations/monitoring, patient centric monitoring, data management, and adaptive and virtual trial services. Its clinical development services also comprise medical imaging, biostatistics, medical affairs, pharmacovigilance, strategic regulatory, electronic endpoint adjudication, medical writing and publishing, interactive response technologies, functional, strategic resourcing central laboratory, bioanalytical laboratory, biomarket development, strategy and analytics, late phase research, patient centered science, and medical device and diagnostics research services, as well as access, commercialization, and communication services, and research trials for us government agencies. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.46 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial physical research
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ICLR



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.81 billion
Cash Flow$8.69 per share
Book Value$29.44 per share


Net Income$373.99 million


Market Cap$10.18 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
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Icon (NASDAQ:ICLR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Icon's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Icon's stock was trading at $152.54 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ICLR shares have increased by 24.5% and is now trading at $189.91.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Icon?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Icon in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Icon's next earnings date?

Icon is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020.
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How were Icon's earnings last quarter?

Icon Plc (NASDAQ:ICLR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 22nd. The medical research company reported $1.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.10. The medical research company earned $620.23 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $594.31 million. Icon had a return on equity of 22.21% and a net margin of 12.03%.
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What guidance has Icon issued on next quarter's earnings?

Icon updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.00-6.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.87. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.65-2.75 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.68 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ICLR?

12 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Icon's stock. Their forecasts range from $140.00 to $220.00. On average, they anticipate Icon's share price to reach $177.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.7%.
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Has Icon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ICLR stock have trended very negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Icon earned a news sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the medical research company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
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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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Icon's key executives?

Icon's management team includes the following 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)

What is Icon's stock symbol?

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

Who are Icon's major shareholders?

Icon's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Pendal Group Ltd (3.75%), Comgest Global Investors S.A.S. (3.54%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.81%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.55%), Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ (0.49%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.36%).

Which institutional investors are selling Icon stock?

ICLR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Summit Creek Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Victory Capital Management Inc., and Tealwood Asset Management Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Icon stock?

ICLR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Legato Capital Management LLC, Brinker Capital Inc., Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, and GW&K Investment 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 $189.91.

How big of a company is Icon?

Icon has a market capitalization of $10.18 billion and generates $2.81 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $373.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.88 on an earnings per share basis. Icon employs 14,650 workers across the globe.

What is Icon's official website?

The official website for Icon is 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.

This page was last updated on 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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