OraSure Technologies Company Profile (NASDAQ:OSUR)

About OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)

OraSure Technologies logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OraSure) is involved in the development, manufacture, marketing and sale of oral fluid diagnostic products and specimen collection devices using its technologies, as well as other diagnostic products, including immunoassays and other in vitro diagnostic tests that are used on other specimen types. The Company operates in two segments: OSUR and DNAG. OSUR consists of the development, manufacture and sale of diagnostic products, specimen collection devices, and medical devices. DNAG or molecular collection systems business consists primarily of the development, manufacture and sale of oral fluid collection devices that are used to collect, stabilize, and store samples of genetic material for molecular testing. It also manufactures and sells medical devices used for the removal of benign skin lesions by cryosurgery or freezing. It sells over-the-counter (OTC) cryosurgical products to consumers in North America, Europe, Central and South America, and Australia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Instruments & Supplies
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Supplies
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:OSUR
  • CUSIP: 68554V10
  • Web: www.orasure.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $854.88 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 57,762,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.61
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.73
  • 52 Week Range: $5.57 - $15.72
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.07
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 47.74
  • P/E Growth: 1.71
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $126.26 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.77
  • Book Value: $3.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.09
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $21.28 million
  • Net Margins: 15.38%
  • Return on Equity: 11.64%
  • Return on Assets: 9.99%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 6.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.32%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.03 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.44
  • Short Ratio: 2.47
 

Frequently Asked Questions for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)

What is OraSure Technologies' stock symbol?

OraSure Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OSUR."

How were OraSure Technologies' earnings last quarter?

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.04. The firm earned $32.55 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $31.19 million. OraSure Technologies had a net margin of 15.38% and a return on equity of 11.64%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.04 EPS. View OraSure Technologies' Earnings History.

When will OraSure Technologies make its next earnings announcement?

OraSure Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for OraSure Technologies.

What guidance has OraSure Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

OraSure Technologies updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.07-0.08 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.06. The company issued revenue guidance of $36.5-37.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $33.86 million.

Where is OraSure Technologies' stock going? Where will OraSure Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for OraSure Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $16.00. On average, they anticipate OraSure Technologies' share price to reach $11.04 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for OraSure Technologies.

What are analysts saying about OraSure Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about OraSure Technologies stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "OraSure Technologies, Inc. is the market leader for oral fluid diagnostics. The Company develops, manufactures, and markets medical devices and diagnostic products for use by insurance companies, public health agencies, clinical laboratories, physicians' offices, and workplace sites. " (5/6/2017)
  • 2. BTIG Research analysts commented, "While we do not see any meaningful negatives for OSUR shares and see room for slight appreciation over time, we feel a lot of good news and higher expectations are now built into shares and would prefer a better entry point," analyst Karen Koski wrote in a note.Related Link: How The Zika Virus Spread While Congress With Out On RecessHowever, Koski acknowledged the company's new $18 million HCV test contract, improving operating margins, and a solid balance sheet. But, the analyst prefers to stay on sidelines due to the OraSure's "lumpy sales."Though OSUR has met or exceeded its sales guidance every quarter for the past several years, investors care most about HCV testing and DNAG sales, which can be lumpy," (9/19/2016)

Are investors shorting OraSure Technologies?

OraSure Technologies saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 3,592,845 shares, a decrease of 16.2% from the March 31st total of 4,286,056 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 982,931 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.7 days.

Who are some of OraSure Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns OraSure Technologies stock?

OraSure Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.43%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.90%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.01%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.19%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.73%). Company insiders that own OraSure Technologies stock include Anthony Zezzo II, Charles W Patrick, Douglas A Michels, Jack E Jerrett, Mark L Kuna, Michael Celano, Ronald H Spair and Stephen S Phd Tang. View Institutional Ownership Trends for OraSure Technologies.

Who sold OraSure Technologies stock? Who is selling OraSure Technologies stock?

OraSure Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Oxford Asset Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN, American Century Companies Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold OraSure Technologies stock in the last year include Anthony Zezzo II, Charles W Patrick, Douglas A Michels, Jack E Jerrett, Mark L Kuna, Michael Celano, Ronald H Spair and Stephen S Phd Tang. View Insider Buying and Selling for OraSure Technologies.

Who bought OraSure Technologies stock? Who is buying OraSure Technologies stock?

OraSure Technologies' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Principal Financial Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and ClariVest Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for OraSure Technologies.

How do I buy OraSure Technologies stock?

Shares of OraSure Technologies 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 OraSure Technologies stock cost?

One share of OraSure Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.80.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $11.04 (25.39% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$12.00 -> $16.00HighView Rating Details
2/9/2017Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$11.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
2/9/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$11.25N/AView Rating Details
12/20/2016CL KingInitiated CoverageBuy$11.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016BTIG ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$8.00N/AView Rating Details
8/29/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/5/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingOutperform$8.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Earnings by Quarter for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Earnings History by Quarter for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2017        
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.17$0.21$31.19 million$32.55 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q4 2016$0.06$0.13$34.80 million$35.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.07$0.11$31.45 million$32.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.05$0.07$31.15 million$31.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1$0.02$0.04$28.82 million$29.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q4$0.03$0.08$29.73 million$32.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.01)$0.03$29.58 million$29.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.01$0.03$28.95 million$30.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414($0.04)($0.05)$28.22 million$28.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.05)$0.02$27.20 million$27.85 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214($0.04)$0.04$26.21 million$26.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114($0.13)($0.10)$23.28 million$23.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q413($0.08)$0.11$27.43 million$28.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313($0.10)($0.03)$24.21 million$24.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($0.16)($0.10)$23.67 million$24.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013($0.18)($0.18)$20.82 million$21.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012($0.14)($0.11)$20.87 million$22.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312($0.07)($0.04)$22.26 million$22.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012($0.08)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012($0.09)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011($0.07)($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011($0.05)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.08)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011($0.08)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.35
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.30
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20171$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q4 20171$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q1 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q3 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q4 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/10/2017Anthony Zezzo IIEVPSell115,000$14.70$1,690,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Douglas A MichelsCEOSell209,800$15.01$3,149,098.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Douglas A MichelsCEOSell361,216$15.08$5,447,137.28View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Mark L KunaSVPSell36,413$15.11$550,200.43View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Ronald H SpairCFOSell72,564$15.00$1,088,460.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Michael CelanoDirectorSell44,962$14.95$672,181.90View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017Stephen S Phd TangDirectorSell220$12.00$2,640.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2017Charles W PatrickDirectorSell29,883$11.29$337,379.07View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Ronald H SpairCFOSell50,000$11.12$556,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Jack E JerrettSVPSell107,288$11.06$1,186,605.28View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Stephen S Phd TangDirectorSell40,000$11.04$441,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2017Ronald H SpairCFOSell63,720$10.60$675,432.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Mark L KunaSVPSell79,271$10.61$841,065.31View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Michael CelanoDirectorSell15,000$8.78$131,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Ronald H SpairCFOSell3,341$8.71$29,100.11View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016Mark L KunaSVPSell10,000$9.30$93,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Douglas A MichelsCEOSell71,466$9.07$648,196.62View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Mark L KunaSVPSell17,000$9.11$154,870.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Mark L KunaSVPSell3,000$9.03$27,090.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Douglas A MichelsCEOSell30,893$9.02$278,654.86View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Jack E JerrettSVPSell24,000$9.00$216,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Douglas A MichelsCEOSell25,000$8.22$205,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Charles W PatrickDirectorSell17,483$8.58$150,004.14View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Jack E JerrettSVPSell68,686$8.52$585,204.72View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Charles W PatrickDirectorSell2,250$8.94$20,115.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Charles W PatrickDirectorSell6,575$7.24$47,603.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014Ronald H SpairCFOSell75,974$10.01$760,499.74View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Ronald H SpairCFOSell1,026$10.00$10,260.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Ronald H SpairCFOSell126$10.00$1,260.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
Latest Headlines for OraSure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR)
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DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) Presents At UBS Global Healthcare Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 25 at 12:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy OraSure (OSUR) Could Be an Impressive Growth Stock
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Top Efficient Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:51 AM
globenewswire.com logoOraSure Technologies to Present at the UBS Global Healthcare Conference - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 16 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.07 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) EVP Anthony Zezzo II Sells 115,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDouglas A. Michels Sells 209,800 Shares of OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:22 PM
globenewswire.com logoOraSure Technologies to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting of Stockholders - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 10 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOraSure Technologies to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting of Stockholders
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 11:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) SVP Sells $550,200.43 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Director Michael Celano Sells 44,962 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) CEO Sells $5,447,137.28 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) CFO Ronald H. Spair Sells 72,564 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Forecasted to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.07 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.05 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts (OSUR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 10:58 AM
rttnews.com logoOraSure Technologies Inc. (OSUR) Soared To A New High On Q1 Earnings
www.rttnews.com - May 5 at 8:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: OraSure Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy OraSure Technologies, Inc. Jumped Higher Today
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of OSUR earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:01 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOraSure Technologies' (OSUR) CEO Doug Michels on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 12:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOraSure Announces 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOraSure posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 10:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $31.17 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.08
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Will Post Earnings of $0.17 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 10:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) Receiving Very Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) Receiving Very Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 1:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive News Coverage Unlikely to Effect OraSure Technologies (OSUR) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 4:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 9:40 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoOraSure Technologies Earnings Conference Call Invitation
feeds.benzinga.com - April 12 at 6:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIDEXX Laboratories' CAG Revenues Solid, Competition Rife
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoOraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 2:44 PM
zacks.com logoNuVasive Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance in Cervical Spine
www.zacks.com - April 3 at 9:26 AM
zacks.com logoAbbott's St Jude Buyout to Boost Business, Risks Remain
www.zacks.com - March 31 at 8:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Quidel, OraSure Technologies, ResMed, Inogen and Masimo
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 6:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: OraSure Technologies and Sunshine Heart
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) In Focus: Stock Jumps 8.4%
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 9:04 AM
fool.com logoWhy Chipotle Mexican Grill, Sprouts Farmers Markets, and OraSure Technologies Jumped Today
www.fool.com - March 21 at 5:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFiling Season Finds: Thursday, March 16 - OraSure Technologies ... - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 21 at 11:11 AM
streetinsider.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) on 3/23 & John B. Sanfilippo & Son (JBSS) on 3/27 to Join S&P SmallCap 600 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 21 at 11:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoORASURE TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 6:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoORASURE TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 14 at 6:35 PM

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