Quidel Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:QDEL)

About Quidel Corp.

Quidel Corp. 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: $21.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.62
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.56
  • 52-Week Range: $32,392,000.00 - $13.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 88.75
  • P/E Growth: -7.46
  • Market Cap: $689.95M
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,392,000
  • Beta: 1.07
  • Net Margins: -6.59%
  • Return on Equity: -1.06%
  • Return on Assets: -0.56%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.75%
  • Current Ratio: 8.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 7.61%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $20.70 (2.82% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$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
1/9/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/8/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316($0.02)$50.88 millionListenView 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)


Earnings Estimates for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24 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)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 23.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.28%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL)
mysmartrend.com logoQuidel Shares Up 19.1% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (QDEL) (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 20 at 8:20 AM
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www.publicnow.com - October 12 at 6:54 PM
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www.mysmartrend.com - October 12 at 12:23 PM
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www.marketwired.com - September 29 at 6:50 PM
streetinsider.com logoQuidel Corp (QDEL) Announces FDA Clearance for Its Solana Influenza A+B Assay (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.streetinsider.com - September 27 at 6:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo1:15 pm Quidel receives 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market its Solana Influenza A+B assay for the detection of nucleic acids isolated from nasal and nasopharyngeal swabs (NASDAQ:QDEL)
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www.mysmartrend.com - September 17 at 11:22 AM
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mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As Quidel Stock Rises 20.9% (QDEL) (NASDAQ:QDEL)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 30 at 10:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuidel to Present at 2016 Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:QDEL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 6:45 PM
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www.biospace.com - August 18 at 7:11 PM
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www.marketwired.com - August 17 at 7:22 PM
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equities.com logoQuidel Corporation (QDEL) Jumps 6.11% on July 26 (NASDAQ:QDEL)
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Quidel Corp. (NASDAQ:QDEL) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff