NYSE:ABC - AmerisourceBergen Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$81.89 -1.33 (-1.60 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$83.22
Today's Range$81.28 - $83.34
52-Week Range$77.28 - $106.27
Volume1.06 million shs
Average Volume1.56 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.48 billion
P/E Ratio12.62
Dividend Yield1.94%
Beta0.94
AmerisourceBergen Corporation sources and distributes pharmaceutical products in the United States and internationally. Its Pharmaceutical Distribution segment distributes brand-name and generic pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter healthcare products, home healthcare supplies and equipment, outsourced compounded sterile preparations, and related services to various healthcare providers, including acute care hospitals and health systems, independent and chain retail pharmacies, mail order pharmacies, medical clinics, long-term care and other alternate site pharmacies, and other customers. It also provides pharmacy management, staffing, and other consulting services; supply management software to retail and institutional healthcare providers; and packaging solutions to various institutional and retail healthcare providers. In addition, this segment distributes plasma and other blood products, injectable pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and other specialty products; provides other services primarily to physicians who specialize in various disease states, primarily oncology, as well as to other healthcare providers, including hospitals and dialysis clinics; and offers data analytics, outcomes research, and additional services for biotechnology and pharmaceutical manufacturers. The company's Other segment provides integrated manufacturer services, such as clinical trial support, product post-approval, and commercialization support; offers specialty transportation and logistics services for the biopharmaceutical industry; and sells pharmaceuticals, vaccines, parasiticides, diagnostics, micro feed ingredients, and various other products to customers in both the companion animal and production animal markets, as well as provides demand-creating sales force services to manufacturers. AmerisourceBergen Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Chesterbrook, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNYSE:ABC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP03073E10
Phone610-727-7000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.48
Current Ratio0.93
Quick Ratio0.50

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.62
Forward P/E Ratio12.02
P/E Growth1.31

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$167.94 billion
Price / Sales0.10
Cash Flow$9.3163 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.79
Book Value$14.30 per share
Price / Book5.73

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.49
Net Income$1.66 billion
Net Margins0.99%
Return on Equity45.54%
Return on Assets3.80%

Miscellaneous

Employees21,000
Outstanding Shares211,930,000
Market Cap$17.48 billion
OptionableOptionable

AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AmerisourceBergen's stock symbol?

AmerisourceBergen trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABC."

How often does AmerisourceBergen pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AmerisourceBergen?

AmerisourceBergen declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 16th. This is a positive change from AmerisourceBergen's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View AmerisourceBergen's Dividend History.

How were AmerisourceBergen's earnings last quarter?

AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE:ABC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.44 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $43.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $43.27 billion. AmerisourceBergen had a return on equity of 45.54% and a net margin of 0.99%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.33 EPS. View AmerisourceBergen's Earnings History.

When is AmerisourceBergen's next earnings date?

AmerisourceBergen is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AmerisourceBergen.

What guidance has AmerisourceBergen issued on next quarter's earnings?

AmerisourceBergen issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.65-6.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.13. AmerisourceBergen also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $6.65-6.95 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ABC?

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for AmerisourceBergen's shares. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect AmerisourceBergen's share price to reach $101.2308 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AmerisourceBergen.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AmerisourceBergen?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AmerisourceBergen in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AmerisourceBergen.

Has AmerisourceBergen been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ABC stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AmerisourceBergen earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of AmerisourceBergen's key competitors?

Who are AmerisourceBergen's key executives?

AmerisourceBergen's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Steven H. Collis, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. John G. Chou, Exec. VP and Chief Legal & Bus. Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. James D. Frary, Exec. Officer (Age 46)
  • Dr. Robert P. Mauch PharmD, Ph.D., Exec. VP and Group Pres of Pharmaceutical Distribution & Strategic Global Sourcing (Age 51)
  • Mr. James F. Cleary Jr., CFO & Exec. VP (Age 55)

Who are AmerisourceBergen's major shareholders?

AmerisourceBergen's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (7.56%), BlackRock Inc. (6.16%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.22%), FMR LLC (2.21%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.75%) and FIL Ltd (1.43%). Company insiders that own AmerisourceBergen stock include Dale Danilewitz, Gina Clark, John G Chou, Kathy H Gaddes, Lazarus Krikorian, Peyton R Howell, Richard W Gochnauer, Robert P Mauch, Steven H Collis and Tim G Guttman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AmerisourceBergen.

Which major investors are selling AmerisourceBergen stock?

ABC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Unigestion Holding SA, PointState Capital LP, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Tavio Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold AmerisourceBergen company stock in the last year include Dale Danilewitz, Gina Clark, John G Chou, Kathy H Gaddes, Lazarus Krikorian, Peyton R Howell, Richard W Gochnauer, Robert P Mauch, Steven H Collis and Tim G Guttman. View Insider Buying and Selling for AmerisourceBergen.

Which major investors are buying AmerisourceBergen stock?

ABC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baupost Group LLC MA, Baupost Group LLC MA, Equity Investment Corp, BlackRock Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P. and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AmerisourceBergen.

How do I buy shares of AmerisourceBergen?

Shares of ABC 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 AmerisourceBergen's stock price today?

One share of ABC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.89.

How big of a company is AmerisourceBergen?

AmerisourceBergen has a market capitalization of $17.48 billion and generates $167.94 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.66 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.49 on an earnings per share basis. AmerisourceBergen employs 21,000 workers across the globe.

What is AmerisourceBergen's official website?

The official website for AmerisourceBergen is http://www.amerisourcebergen.com.

How can I contact AmerisourceBergen?

AmerisourceBergen's mailing address is 1300 MORRIS DRIVE, CHESTERBROOK PA, 19087. The company can be reached via phone at 610-727-7000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AmerisourceBergen (NYSE ABC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  565 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  547 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,112
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AmerisourceBergen and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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