Mesa Laboratories Company Profile (NASDAQ:MLAB)

About Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)

Mesa Laboratories logoMesa Laboratories, Inc. is focused primarily on quality control products and services. The Company operates through four segments: Instruments, Continuous Monitoring, Biological Indicators and Cold Chain. The Instruments Division designs, manufactures and markets quality control instruments and disposable products. Its Biological Indicators Division provides testing services, along with the manufacturing and marketing of biological indicators and distribution of chemical indicators used to assess the effectiveness of sterilization processes. Its Continuous Monitoring Division designs, develops and markets systems, which are used to monitor various environmental parameters. Its Cold Chain Division provides parameter (primarily temperature) monitoring of products in a cold chain. The Company's brands include DataTrace, DialyGuard, DryCal, Torqo, SureTorque, BGI, Mesa, PCD, Apex, CheckPoint, Mesa and TempTrust.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Instruments & Supplies
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Equipment & Instruments
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MLAB
  • CUSIP: 59064R10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $556.81 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,700,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $136.72
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $127.36
  • 52 Week Range: $97.96 - $152.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 49.77
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 45.74
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $94.18 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.91
  • Book Value: $25.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.94
  • Annual Dividend: $0.64
  • Dividend Yield: 0.4%
  • EBIDTA: $25.85 million
  • Net Margins: 12.24%
  • Return on Equity: 18.52%
  • Return on Assets: 10.01%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 1.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.93%
  • Average Volume: 12,149 shs.
  • Beta: 0.61
  • Short Ratio: 16.73

Frequently Asked Questions for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)

What is Mesa Laboratories' stock symbol?

Mesa Laboratories trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MLAB."

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

Mesa Laboratories announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 6th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th. View Mesa Laboratories' Dividend History.

How were Mesa Laboratories' earnings last quarter?

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 2nd. The company reported $1.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.58. The business earned $23.84 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.60 million. Mesa Laboratories had a return on equity of 18.52% and a net margin of 12.24%. View Mesa Laboratories' Earnings History.

When will Mesa Laboratories make its next earnings announcement?

Mesa Laboratories is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Mesa Laboratories.

Where is Mesa Laboratories' stock going? Where will Mesa Laboratories' stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Mesa Laboratories' shares. Their forecasts range from $132.00 to $132.00. On average, they anticipate Mesa Laboratories' share price to reach $132.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Mesa Laboratories.

Who are some of Mesa Laboratories' key competitors?

How do I buy Mesa Laboratories stock?

Shares of Mesa Laboratories can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Mesa Laboratories stock cost?

One share of Mesa Laboratories stock can currently be purchased for approximately $150.49.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $132.00 (12.29% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/23/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/10/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$132.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Earnings by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/2/2017Q3 2017$0.62$1.19$22.60 million$23.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q217$0.85$0.92$23.80 million$24.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q1$0.89$0.89$21.20 million$21.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/2/2016Q4$0.94$1.33$21.00 million$24.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q116$0.83$0.85$18.78 billion$18.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/1/2015Q415$0.91$0.80$18.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2015Q315$0.73$0.87$17.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q215$0.69$0.84$12.68 million$18.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q115$0.67$0.71$11.22 million$16.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/2/2014Q414$0.70$1.15$12.80 million$15.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2014Q4$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2013Q113$0.59$0.76$13.13 million$12.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q3 2013$0.67$0.56$11.76 million$11.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.61$0.76$11.48 million$11.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.97 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.29 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:0.43%
Dividend Growth:3.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:21.12% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.55% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
19.45% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 17.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.71%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/20/2017Michael T BrooksDirectorSell2,000$122.94$245,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2017Robert V DwyerDirectorSell5,000$125.13$625,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2017John James SullivanInsiderSell9,078$124.83$1,133,206.74View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017John James SullivanCEOSell5,922$123.99$734,268.78View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017Glenn E AdrianceInsiderSell8,070$124.15$1,001,890.50View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell8,000$121.55$972,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Glenn E AdrianceInsiderSell3,567$135.93$484,862.31View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016John SakysCFOSell1,000$127.14$127,140.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell4,000$119.02$476,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell3,000$115.03$345,090.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016John James SullivanCEOSell4,000$121.63$486,520.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Glenn E AdrianceInsiderSell3,000$111.74$335,220.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell6,000$86.32$517,920.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell280$90.00$25,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell1,532$92.90$142,322.80View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015John James SullivanCEOSell2,400$112.99$271,176.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015H Stuart CampbellDirectorBuy150$109.54$16,431.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015Robert V DwyerDirectorSell2,000$113.00$226,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Robert V DwyerDirectorSell3,000$111.67$335,010.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Robert V DwyerDirectorSell1,000$110.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Robert V DwyerDirectorSell1,000$110.39$110,390.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Robert V DwyerDirectorSell1,937$116.50$225,660.50View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Luke R SchmiederDirectorSell5,000$90.04$450,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Glenn E AdrianceInsiderSell1,000$87.68$87,680.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014John James SullivanCEOSell10,000$87.01$870,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Glenn E AdrianceInsiderSell4,825$73.68$355,506.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Robert V DwyerDirectorSell13,476$71.33$961,243.08View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Robert V DwyerDirectorSell6,524$71.33$465,356.92View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013John James SullivanCEOSell6,000$64.87$389,220.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013John James SullivanCEOSell6,000$61.92$371,520.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013H Stuart CampbellDirectorSell30,000$52.75$1,582,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Steven W PetersonCFOSell17,054$48.50$827,119.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
Latest Headlines for Mesa Laboratories (NASDAQ:MLAB)
DateHeadline logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - May 8 at 11:44 PM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Earns Media Sentiment Score of -0.14 - May 3 at 9:28 AM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.31 - April 29 at 12:54 AM logoMesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - April 14 at 12:54 PM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Receiving Negative Media Coverage, Study Finds - April 13 at 10:40 AM logoMesa Laboratories, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 (MLAB) - April 6 at 6:15 PM logoMesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) Director Sells $245,880.00 in Stock - March 21 at 1:25 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - March 20 at 4:45 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material D - March 2 at 9:31 AM logoMesa Labs Reports Record Third Quarter Revenues and Adjusted Net Income - February 2 at 7:23 PM logoMesa Laboratories declares $0.16 dividend - January 3 at 12:27 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Financials - November 16 at 6:31 PM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Acquires Certain FreshLoc Technologies Assets - November 7 at 6:45 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 7 at 9:59 AM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Acquires Mydent International - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Acquires Mydent International - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMesa Labs Acquires Additional Dental Sterilizer Testing Business - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMesa Labs Acquires Additional Dental Sterilizer Testing Business - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - November 4 at 5:38 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - November 2 at 6:26 PM logoMesa Labs Declares Quarterly Dividend - October 4 at 5:50 PM logoMESA LABORATORIES INC /CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - September 28 at 11:05 AM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) Acquires Assets of Rapid Aid Corp - August 11 at 9:23 AM


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