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NASDAQ:VIVO

Meridian Bioscience - VIVO Stock Forecast, Price & News

$32.00
+0.01 (+0.03%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$31.88
$32.20
50-Day Range
$31.53
$32.50
52-Week Range
$17.20
$34.38
Volume
131,149 shs
Average Volume
497,660 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.40 billion
P/E Ratio
32.99
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$34.00

Meridian Bioscience MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.3% Upside
$34.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.49% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.07
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.50mentions of Meridian Bioscience in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.72 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

903rd out of 1,052 stocks

Diagnostic Substances Industry

12th out of 16 stocks

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About Meridian Bioscience (NASDAQ:VIVO) Stock

Meridian Bioscience, Inc., a life science company, develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells diagnostic test kits primarily for gastrointestinal and respiratory infectious diseases, and elevated blood lead levels worldwide. The company operates through Diagnostics and Life Science segments. The Diagnostics segment offers testing platforms, including real-time PCR amplification under the Revogene brand; isothermal DNA amplification under the Alethia brand; lateral flow immunoassay using fluorescent chemistry under the Curian brand; rapid immunoassay under the ImmunoCard and ImmunoCard STAT! brands; enzyme-linked immunoassays under the PREMIER brand; anodic stripping voltammetry under the LeadCare brands; and urea breath testing for H. pylori under the BreathID and BreathTek brand. This segment also offers respiratory illness assays, such as tests Group A strep, mycoplasma pneumonia, influenza, and pertussis; and blood chemistry products for LeadCare test kits for the detection of lead in blood. It sells products through direct sales force and independent distributors to acute care hospitals, reference laboratories, outpatient clinics, and physician office laboratories. The Life Science segment offers bulk antigens, antibodies, PCR/qPCR reagents, nucleotides, and bioresearch reagents used by in vitro diagnostic manufacturers, as well as researchers in immunological and molecular tests for human, animal, plant, and environmental applications. Meridian Bioscience, Inc. was incorporated in 1976 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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VIVO Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/12/2021
Today
12/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/02/2023
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Diagnostic substances
Sub-Industry
Health Care Supplies
Sector
Medical
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:VIVO
CUSIP
58958410
Employees
702
Year Founded
1977

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$34.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$34.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$34.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+6.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$42.46 million
Pretax Margin
16.31%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$333.02 million
Cash Flow
$1.78 per share
Book Value
$8.40 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
42,820,000
Market Cap
$1.40 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.27

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Key Executives

  • Mr. John P. KennyMr. John P. Kenny (Age 53)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.51M
  • Dr. Lourdes G. Weltzien Ph.D. (Age 57)
    Exec. VP of Life Science Bus. Unit
    Comp: $665.66k
  • Mr. Tony Serafini-Lamanna (Age 59)
    Exec. VP of Diagnostics
    Comp: $600.53k
  • Mr. Andrew S. KitzmillerMr. Andrew S. Kitzmiller (Age 42)
    Exec. VP & CFO
  • Ms. Julie Smith
    Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Jeff Pinkston
    Director of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Charles Wood
    VP of Corp. Strategy, Bus. Devel. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Melissa J. McCarey
    VP of Global HR
  • Ms. Susan D. Rolih (Age 73)
    Consultant
  • Ms. Melissa A. Lueke (Age 59)
    Consultant













VIVO Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Meridian Bioscience stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meridian Bioscience in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" VIVO shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VIVO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Meridian Bioscience's stock price forecast for 2023?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Meridian Bioscience's stock. Their VIVO share price forecasts range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $34.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have VIVO shares performed in 2022?

Meridian Bioscience's stock was trading at $20.40 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, VIVO stock has increased by 56.9% and is now trading at $32.00.
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When is Meridian Bioscience's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 2nd 2023.
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How were Meridian Bioscience's earnings last quarter?

Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) announced its earnings results on Friday, November, 12th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.03. The company earned $76.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $68.40 million. Meridian Bioscience had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.74% and a net margin of 12.70%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.19 EPS.

What is Jack Kenny's approval rating as Meridian Bioscience's CEO?

7 employees have rated Meridian Bioscience Chief Executive Officer Jack Kenny on Glassdoor.com. Jack Kenny has an approval rating of 56% among the company's employees. This puts Jack Kenny in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Meridian Bioscience own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Meridian Bioscience investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Micron Technology (MU), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Amgen (AMGN), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Tesla (TSLA).

What is Meridian Bioscience's stock symbol?

Meridian Bioscience trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VIVO."

Who are Meridian Bioscience's major shareholders?

Meridian Bioscience's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.73%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.27%), Impactive Capital LP (6.59%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.12%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.76%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew S Kitzmiller, Anthony P Bihl III, Bryan T Baldasare, Felicia Williams, John Mccune Jr Rice, John Mcilwraith, John P Kenny and Lourdes Weltzien.
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How do I buy shares of Meridian Bioscience?

Shares of VIVO stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Meridian Bioscience's stock price today?

One share of VIVO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.00.

How much money does Meridian Bioscience make?

Meridian Bioscience (NASDAQ:VIVO) has a market capitalization of $1.40 billion and generates $333.02 million in revenue each year. The company earns $42.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.97 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Meridian Bioscience have?

The company employs 702 workers across the globe.

Does Meridian Bioscience have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Meridian Bioscience: Exalenz Bioscience.
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How can I contact Meridian Bioscience?

Meridian Bioscience's mailing address is 3471 RIVER HILLS DRIVE, CINCINNATI OH, 45244. The official website for the company is www.meridianbioscience.com. The company can be reached via phone at (513) 271-3700, via email at mbi@meridianbioscience.com, or via fax at 513-271-3762.

This page (NASDAQ:VIVO) was last updated on 12/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff