NASDAQ:VREX - Varex Imaging Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$29.73 +0.51 (+1.75 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$29.22
Today's Range$28.54 - $29.84
52-Week Range$27.31 - $43.76
Volume232,300 shs
Average Volume268,452 shs
Market Capitalization$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio16.33
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.3
Varex Imaging logoVarex Imaging Corporation designs and manufactures X-ray imaging components. The company operates in two segments, Medical and Industrial. The Medical segment designs, manufactures, sells, and services X-ray imaging components comprising X-ray tubes, digital flat panel image detectors, high voltage connectors, image-processing software and workstations, computer-aided diagnostic software, collimators, automatic exposure control devices, generators, ionization chambers, and buckys. This segment's products are used in a range of applications, including radiographic and fluoroscopic imaging, mammography, computed tomography, radiation therapy, and computer-aided detection. The Industrial segment designs, manufactures, sells, and services Linatron X-ray accelerators, X-ray tubes, digital flat panel detectors, high voltage connectors, and image-processing software for use in security and industrial inspection applications, such as airport security screening at ports and borders, as well as nondestructive examination in various applications. Varex Imaging Corporation sells its products through imaging system original equipment manufacturers, independent service companies, and distributors, as well as directly to end-users. The company has operations in North America, Latin America, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, India, Africa, Asia, and Australia. Varex Imaging Corporation is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electronic components, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:VREX
CUSIPN/A
Phone801-972-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89
Current Ratio3.16
Quick Ratio1.42

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.33
Forward P/E Ratio22.35
P/E Growth2.13

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$698.10 million
Price / Sales1.62
Cash Flow$2.7225 per share
Price / Cash10.92
Book Value$10.07 per share
Price / Book2.95

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.80
Net Income$51.60 million
Net Margins5.39%
Return on Equity15.16%
Return on Assets6.08%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Outstanding Shares38,010,000
Market Cap$1.08 billion

Varex Imaging (NASDAQ:VREX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Varex Imaging's stock symbol?

Varex Imaging trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VREX."

How were Varex Imaging's earnings last quarter?

Varex Imaging Corp (NASDAQ:VREX) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.17. The firm earned $191.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $196.88 million. Varex Imaging had a net margin of 5.39% and a return on equity of 15.16%. The business's revenue was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.44 earnings per share. View Varex Imaging's Earnings History.

When is Varex Imaging's next earnings date?

Varex Imaging is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Varex Imaging.

What guidance has Varex Imaging issued on next quarter's earnings?

Varex Imaging updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.30-1.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.84. The company issued revenue guidance of $755-765 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $794.36 million.

What price target have analysts set for VREX?

3 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Varex Imaging's shares. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Varex Imaging's share price to reach $33.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Varex Imaging.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Varex Imaging?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Varex Imaging in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Varex Imaging.

Are investors shorting Varex Imaging?

Varex Imaging saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 1,037,575 shares, a decline of 22.4% from the June 29th total of 1,337,179 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 270,339 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Varex Imaging's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Varex Imaging's key competitors?

Who are Varex Imaging's key executives?

Varex Imaging's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Sunny S. Sanyal, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Clarence R. Verhoef, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 63)
  • Ms. Kimberley E. Honeysett, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. David Frick, VP of Operations
  • Mr. Kevin B. Yankton, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 51)

Has Varex Imaging been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about VREX stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. 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. Varex Imaging earned a news impact score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Varex Imaging.

Who are Varex Imaging's major shareholders?

Varex Imaging's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.62%), QV Investors Inc. (4.99%), Fairpointe Capital LLC (2.79%), Bank of America Corp DE (2.58%), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (2.14%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.70%). Company insiders that own Varex Imaging stock include Brian W Giambattista, Carl E Lacasce, Kevin Bruce Yankton, Kimberley E Honeysett, Mark S Jonaitis, Ruediger Naumann-Etienne, Sunny Sanyal and Walter M Rosebrough, Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Varex Imaging.

Which institutional investors are selling Varex Imaging stock?

VREX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including QV Investors Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Alambic Investment Management L.P., California Public Employees Retirement System and SFE Investment Counsel. Company insiders that have sold Varex Imaging company stock in the last year include Brian W Giambattista, Carl E Lacasce, Kevin Bruce Yankton, Kimberley E Honeysett, Ruediger Naumann-Etienne and Sunny Sanyal. View Insider Buying and Selling for Varex Imaging.

Which institutional investors are buying Varex Imaging stock?

VREX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Cooke & Bieler LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of Montreal Can, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Bank of America Corp DE, Mackay Shields LLC and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Varex Imaging stock in the last two years include Sunny Sanyal and Walter M Rosebrough, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Varex Imaging.

How do I buy shares of Varex Imaging?

Shares of VREX 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 Varex Imaging's stock price today?

One share of VREX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.73.

How big of a company is Varex Imaging?

Varex Imaging has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $698.10 million in revenue each year. The company earns $51.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.80 on an earnings per share basis. Varex Imaging employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Varex Imaging?

Varex Imaging's mailing address is 1678 SOUTH PIONEER ROAD, SALT LAKE CITY UT, 84104. The company can be reached via phone at 801-972-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Varex Imaging (NASDAQ VREX)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  116 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  219
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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