NASDAQ:QDEL - Quidel Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$68.27 -1.09 (-1.57 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$69.36
Today's Range$68.02 - $69.55
52-Week Range$25.87 - $70.28
Volume185,800 shs
Average Volume354,740 shs
Market Capitalization$2.61 billion
P/E Ratio-974.86
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.91
Quidel logoQuidel Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic testing solutions for applications in infectious diseases, cardiology, thyroid, women's and general health, eye health, gastrointestinal diseases, and toxicology. The company offers Sofia and Sofia 2 fluorescent immunoassay systems; QuickVue, a lateral flow immunoassay products; and InflammaDry and AdenoPlus products point-of-care products for the detection of infectious and inflammatory diseases and conditions of the eye. It also provides Triage MeterPro, a portable testing platform that enables physicians to promote enhanced health outcomes, as well as the detection of certain drugs of abuse; Triage BNP test for use on Beckman Coulter lab analyzers; and Triage TOX drug screen, which provides results for the determination of the presence of drug and/or the major metabolites in urine. In addition, the company offers traditional cell lines, specimen collection devices, media, and controls for use in laboratories that culture and test for various human viruses, including respiratory and herpes family viruses; and cell-based products comprising tubes, shell vials, and multi-well plates. Further, it provides biomarkers, which include clinical and research products for the assessment of osteoporosis and the evaluation of bone resorption/formation; and enzyme linked immunosorbent assays and reagents for the detection of activation products. Additionally, the company offers AmpliVue hand-held molecular diagnostic assay platform for the detection of the pathogen; Solana, an amplification and detection system; and Lyra molecular real-time polymerase chain reaction assays. The company markets its products through distributors and direct sales force for use in physician offices, hospitals, clinical laboratories, reference laboratories, leading universities, retail clinics, pharmacies, and wellness screening centers. Quidel Corporation was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diagnostic substances
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Supplies
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:QDEL
CUSIP74838J10
Phone858-552-1100

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.40
Current Ratio1.36
Quick Ratio1.06

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-974.86
Forward P/E Ratio29.68
P/E Growth1.21

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$277.74 million
Price / Sales9.21
Cash Flow$1.0686 per share
Price / Cash63.89
Book Value$6.68 per share
Price / Book10.22

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.07)
Net Income$-8,160,000.00
Net Margins3.08%
Return on Equity12.54%
Return on Assets4.75%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,193
Outstanding Shares37,460,000

Quidel (NASDAQ:QDEL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Quidel's stock symbol?

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

How were Quidel's earnings last quarter?

Quidel Co. (NASDAQ:QDEL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $1.29 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.28. The business earned $169.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $151.50 million. Quidel had a net margin of 3.08% and a return on equity of 12.54%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 129.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.45 EPS. View Quidel's Earnings History.

When is Quidel's next earnings date?

Quidel is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Quidel.

What price target have analysts set for QDEL?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Quidel's stock. Their predictions range from $47.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Quidel's share price to reach $58.8333 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Quidel.

Who are some of Quidel's key competitors?

Who are Quidel's key executives?

Quidel's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas C. Bryant, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Randall J. Steward, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. Robert J. Bujarski, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 50)
  • Dr. Werner Kroll, Sr. VP of R&D (Age 61)
  • Mr. Edward Keith Russell, Sr. VP of North America Operations (Age 50)

Has Quidel been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about QDEL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Quidel earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.17 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Quidel's major shareholders?

Quidel's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.81%), Millennium Management LLC (2.66%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.48%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (2.31%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (2.18%) and Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.70%). Company insiders that own Quidel stock include Douglas C Bryant, Jack W Schuler, John Tamerius, Michael Donald Jr Abney, Randall J Steward, Ratan S Borkar, Robert Joseph Bujarski, Thomas D Brown and Werner Kroll. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Quidel.

Which major investors are selling Quidel stock?

QDEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barclays PLC, Tamarack Advisers LP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management, Cannell Peter B & Co. Inc., First Light Asset Management LLC, Birchview Capital LP and Legal & General Group Plc. Company insiders that have sold Quidel company stock in the last year include Douglas C Bryant, Jack W Schuler, Michael Donald Jr Abney, Randall J Steward, Ratan S Borkar, Robert Joseph Bujarski, Thomas D Brown and Werner Kroll. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quidel.

Which major investors are buying Quidel stock?

QDEL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Eagle Asset Management Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Lisanti Capital Growth LLC and Sei Investments Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quidel.

How do I buy shares of Quidel?

Shares of QDEL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Quidel's stock price today?

One share of QDEL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.27.

How big of a company is Quidel?

Quidel has a market capitalization of $2.61 billion and generates $277.74 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-8,160,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.07) on an earnings per share basis. Quidel employs 1,193 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Quidel?

Quidel's mailing address is 12544 HIGH BLUFF DRIVE SUITE 200, SAN DIEGO CA, 92130. The company can be reached via phone at 858-552-1100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Quidel (QDEL)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  243 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  462
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quidel and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe QDEL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe QDEL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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