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Mesa Laboratories (MLAB) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-1.16 (-1.03%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
35,295 shs
Average Volume
29,974 shs
Market Capitalization
$601.74 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Mesa Laboratories MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
16.4% Upside
$130.00 Price Target
Short Interest
2.78% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.12mentions of Mesa Laboratories in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.15 to $7.19 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.73 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

461st out of 917 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

9th out of 12 stocks

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About Mesa Laboratories Stock (NASDAQ:MLAB)

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells life sciences tools and quality control products and services in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Clinical Genomics, Sterilization and Disinfection Control, Biopharmaceutical Development, and Calibration Solutions. The Clinical Genomics segment develops, manufactures, and sells genetic analysis tools that include MassARRAY system and consumables, including chips, panels, and chemical reagent solutions used by clinical labs to perform genomic clinical testing in various therapeutic areas, such as screenings for hereditary diseases, pharmacogenetics, and oncology related applications. The Sterilization and Disinfection Control segment manufactures and sells biological, cleaning, and chemical indicators that are used to assess the effectiveness of sterilization and disinfection processes in the hospital, dental, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries. This segment also provides testing and laboratory services primarily to the dental industry. The Biopharmaceutical Development segment develops, manufactures, and sells automated systems for protein analysis and peptide synthesis solutions. This segment's solutions include protein analysis comprising analysis equipment, CDs, kits, and buffers; and peptide synthesizers that enable customers to automate chemical synthesis of peptides that are used in the creation of peptide therapies, biomaterials, cosmetics, and general research. The Calibration Solutions segment designs, manufactures, and markets quality control products to measure or calibrate temperature, pressure, pH, and humidity for health and safety purposes in the hospital, medical device manufacturing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and various laboratory environments. This segment's products include continuous monitoring systems, dialysate meters and consumables, data loggers, gas flow calibration and air sampling equipment, and torque testing systems. The company was incorporated in 1982 and is headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado.

MLAB Stock Price History

MLAB Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Process control instruments
Electronic Equipment & Instruments
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$219.08 million
Cash Flow
$11.60 per share
Book Value
$73.60 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$601.74 million
Not Optionable
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MLAB Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Mesa Laboratories stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mesa Laboratories in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MLAB shares.
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What is Mesa Laboratories' stock price target for 2024?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Mesa Laboratories' stock. Their MLAB share price targets range from $130.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $130.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have MLAB shares performed in 2024?

Mesa Laboratories' stock was trading at $104.77 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, MLAB shares have increased by 6.6% and is now trading at $111.64.
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When is Mesa Laboratories' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 31st 2024.
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How were Mesa Laboratories' earnings last quarter?

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB) announced its earnings results on Monday, May, 31st. The medical instruments supplier reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.91 by $0.17. The medical instruments supplier earned $37.96 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $34.92 million. Mesa Laboratories had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.41% and a net margin of 0.45%.

How often does Mesa Laboratories pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mesa Laboratories?

Mesa Laboratories declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st.
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Is Mesa Laboratories a good dividend stock?

Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. The dividend payout ratio is 376.49%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, MLAB will have a dividend payout ratio of 8.90% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What ETFs hold Mesa Laboratories' stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) stock in their portfolio include Motley Fool Small-Cap Growth ETF (TMFS) and MFAM Small-Cap Growth ETF (MFMS).Zacks Small/Mid Cap Core Portfolio ETF (SMIZ).

What is Gary Owens' approval rating as Mesa Laboratories' CEO?

5 employees have rated Mesa Laboratories Chief Executive Officer Gary Owens on Gary Owens has an approval rating of 51% among the company's employees. This puts Gary Owens in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Mesa Laboratories own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mesa Laboratories investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Altria Group (MO), Micron Technology (MU), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX).

Who are Mesa Laboratories' major shareholders?

Mesa Laboratories' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (10.77%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.92%), Geneva Capital Management LLC (3.61%), Raymond James & Associates (1.38%), Motley Fool Asset Management LLC (1.20%) and Kennedy Capital Management LLC (1.11%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian David Archbold, David M Kelly, Evan Guillemin, Gary M Owens, Gregory Dinoia, John Bradley Schmieder, John James Sullivan, John Sakys and Shannon Hall.
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How do I buy shares of Mesa Laboratories?

Shares of MLAB stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:MLAB) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by Staff

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