Quidel Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:QDEL)

About Quidel Corporation

Quidel Corporation logoQuidel Corporation is engaged in the development, manufacturing and marketing of diagnostic testing solutions. The Company's diagnostic testing solutions primarily include applications in infectious diseases, women's health and gastrointestinal diseases. It sells its products directly to end users and distributors, in each case, for professional use in physician offices, hospitals, clinical laboratories, reference laboratories, universities, retail clinics and wellness screening centers. It markets its products in the United States through a network of national and regional distributors and a direct sales force. Internationally, it sells and markets primarily through distributor arrangements. Its diagnostic solutions are used in the detection and diagnosis of many critical diseases and other medical conditions, including autoimmune diseases, bone health and thyroid diseases. It provides diagnostic testing solutions under various brand names, including Quidel, QuickVue+ and Thyretain.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Diagnostic Substances
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Supplies
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: QDEL
  • CUSIP: 74838J10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.41
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.15
  • 52-Week Range: $15.08 - $23.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 54.23
  • P/E Growth: 6.59
  • Market Cap: $696.89M
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,643,000
  • Beta: 1.27
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -7.21%
  • Return on Equity: -0.50%
  • Return on Assets: -0.26%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.74%
  • Current Ratio: 8.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 7.31%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $21.83 (3.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/17/2017CL KingInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
1/23/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$22.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$22.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$21.50View Rating Details
2/18/2016Craig HallumLower Price TargetHold$18.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$28.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
1/8/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/25/2017        
2/8/2017Q416$0.02$0.17$58.42 million$52.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316($0.02)$0.10$50.88 million$49.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216($0.25)($0.11)$37.98 million$39.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116($0.07)$0.02$49.21 million$50.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.05$0.10$54.01 million$52.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315($0.14)$0.05$43.48 million$46.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215($0.25)($0.14)$34.17 million$34.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.12$0.30$61.22 million$61.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.10$0.37$60.61 million$63.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314($0.12)($0.01)$37.80 million$40.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214($0.16)($0.10)$31.90 million$31.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.30$0.08$63.26 million$46.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.09$0.20$48.67 million$50.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313($0.07)($0.02)$37.32 million$33.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013($0.11)($0.06)$33.24 million$29.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.46$0.49$62.63 million$61.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q4 2012$0.29$0.26$53.30 million$53.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2012($0.03)$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012($0.08)$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.06$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011($0.06)($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011($0.07)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.33$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011($0.01)$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.16 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.17)$0.21$0.02
Q2 20162($0.27)($0.21)($0.24)
Q3 20162($0.04)($0.02)($0.03)
Q4 20161$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 23.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.20%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/1/2016Robert Joseph BujarskiSVPSell60,000$22.84$1,370,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Douglas C BryantCEOSell72,000$22.89$1,648,080.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Douglas C BryantCEOSell24,000$22.84$548,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Douglas C BryantCEOSell24,000$23.02$552,480.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2016John TameriusSVPSell8,878$23.50$208,633.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Douglas C BryantCEOSell69,168$21.76$1,505,095.68View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Douglas C BryantCEOSell2,832$22.00$62,304.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Robert Joseph BujarskiSVPSell22,057$22.58$498,047.06View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016John TameriusSVPSell7,000$23.02$161,140.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Douglas C. BryantCEOBuy3,700$13.91$51,467.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015John TameriusSVPSell21,109$21.95$463,342.55View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Douglas C BryantCEOBuy20,000$19.76$395,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014John TameriusSVPSell5,000$28.00$140,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014John TameriusSVPSell10,000$26.50$265,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Douglas C BryantCEOBuy20,000$24.12$482,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014John TameriusSVPSell15,000$24.50$367,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2014John TameriusSVPSell5,000$23.06$115,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014John TameriusSVPSell47,246$27.69$1,308,241.74View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Rodney DammeyerDirectorSell26,000$27.70$720,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Mark PulidoDirectorSell12,750$25.31$322,702.50View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Robert Joseph BujarskiSVPSell28,808$23.16$667,193.28View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Robert Joseph BujarskiSVPSell27,479$23.12$635,314.48View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Financials (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:25 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Quidel by CL King (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 8:11 AM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. :QDEL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. :QDEL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. :QDEL-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - February 10 at 9:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Quidel Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:31 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:31 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQuidel Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET today (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of QDEL earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 10:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:31 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoQuidel Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 8 at 9:47 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:QDEL)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 9:47 PM
News IconSADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for Quidel Corp ($QDEL). (NASDAQ:QDEL)
reports.pr-inside.com - February 1 at 10:22 PM
4-traders.com logoGuernsey Financial Services Commission : Instruction No. 01/2017 for Financial Services Businesses and Prescribed Businesses (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.4-traders.com - January 27 at 1:49 AM
News IconQuidel to Hold Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results Conference Call on February ... (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.biomedreports.com - January 27 at 1:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel to Hold Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results Conference Call on February 8, 2017 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 2:26 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 24 at 8:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel Announces Modification of Revenue Reporting Categories (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 7:43 PM
streetinsider.com logoQuidel Corp (QDEL) Prelim. Q4 Revenue Falls Short of Consensus (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.streetinsider.com - January 6 at 8:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financi (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 6 at 8:08 PM
publicnow.com logoQuidel Announces Preliminary Revenue for Fourth Quarter 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.publicnow.com - January 6 at 8:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel to Present at 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 7:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:QDEL) : December 20, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 2:03 PM
insidermonkey.com logoIs Quidel Corporation (QDEL) A Good Stock To Buy? (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 19 at 8:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : QDEL-US : December 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - December 19 at 8:19 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Downgrades – Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL) Stock Gets Downgraded By Piper Jaffray Cos. from Overweight to Neutral (NASDAQ:QDEL)
marketexclusive.com - December 18 at 8:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel downgraded by Piper Jaffray (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 8:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Quidel Corp. : December 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 7:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - December 6 at 9:12 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Quidel Corp. : November 30, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - November 30 at 7:35 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoQuidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its New Solana(R) Molecular Assay for the Detection of Herpes Simplex Virus 1+2 and Varicella Zoster Virus (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:56 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo10:01 am Quidel confirms FDA clearance for its new solana molecular assay for the detection of herpes simplex virus 1+2 and varicella zoster virus (NASDAQ:QDEL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:56 PM
News IconQuidel Corporation QDEL Medical Equipment Deals and Alliances Profile Prices from USD $250 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.bioportfolio.com - November 21 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel to Present at the 28th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 6:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Quidel Corp. : November 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - November 2 at 7:20 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuidel Corp. :QDEL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.capitalcube.com - October 31 at 6:48 PM
marketwired.com logoQuidel Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.marketwired.com - October 28 at 10:45 AM
mysmartrend.com logoQuidel Shares Up 16.6% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (QDEL) (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 28 at 10:45 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUIDEL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:QDEL)
biz.yahoo.com - October 28 at 10:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThermo Fisher (TMO) Tops Q3 Earnings, Raises '16 Outlook (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 11:56 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel reports 3Q loss (NASDAQ:QDEL)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 6:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoQuidel Q3 top line up 5%; non-GAAP net income up 87% (NASDAQ:QDEL)
seekingalpha.com - October 26 at 6:30 PM
News IconQuidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its New Solana(R) Strep Complete Assay for Rapid and ... (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.bioportfolio.com - October 26 at 10:27 AM
streetinsider.com logoQuidel Corp (QDEL) Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Solana Strep Complete Assay (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.streetinsider.com - October 26 at 10:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel Receives FDA Clearance for Its New Solana(R) … (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 6:59 PM
mysmartrend.com logoQuidel Shares Up 19.1% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (QDEL) (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 20 at 8:20 AM
publicnow.com logoQuidel to Hold Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results Conference Call on October 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.publicnow.com - October 12 at 6:54 PM
mysmartrend.com logoQuidel Up 20.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (QDEL) (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 12 at 12:23 PM

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What is Quidel Corporation's stock symbol?

Quidel Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QDEL."

Where is Quidel Corporation's stock going? Where will Quidel Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Quidel Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.50 to $22.00. On average, they expect Quidel Corporation's stock price to reach $21.83 in the next twelve months.

When will Quidel Corporation announce their earnings?

Quidel Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

Who owns Quidel Corporation stock?

Quidel Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Brown Capital Management LLC (17.58%), Janus Capital Management LLC (6.35%), Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC (3.96%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.62%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.08%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.92%). Company insiders that own Quidel Corporation stock include Douglas C Bryant, John Tamerius and Robert Joseph Bujarski.

Who sold Quidel Corporation stock? Who is selling Quidel Corporation stock?

Quidel Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Menta Capital LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Brown Capital Management LLC, First Light Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Wall Street Associates. Company insiders that have sold Quidel Corporation stock in the last year include Douglas C Bryant, John Tamerius and Robert Joseph Bujarski.

Who bought Quidel Corporation stock? Who is buying Quidel Corporation stock?

Quidel Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Fred Alger Management Inc..

How do I buy Quidel Corporation stock?

Shares of Quidel Corporation 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 Quidel Corporation stock cost?

One share of Quidel Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.15.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff