NYSE:BIO - Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$325.03 +2.10 (+0.65 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 02:56 AM ET)
Previous Close$322.93
Today's Range$321.64 - $328.95
52-Week Range$208.95 - $345.15
Volume124,700 shs
Average Volume151,401 shs
Market Capitalization$9.53 billion
P/E Ratio79.28
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.98
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock logoBio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets products and solutions for the life science research and clinical diagnostic markets in Europe, the Pacific Rim, the United States, and internationally. The company offers products and systems to separate complex chemical and biological materials, as well as to identify, analyze, and purify components. It operates through two segments, Life Science and Clinical Diagnostics. The Life Science segment develops, manufactures, and markets a range of reagents, apparatus, and laboratory instruments that are used in research techniques, biopharmaceutical production processes, and food testing regimes. It focuses on selected segments of the life sciences market in proteomics, genomics, biopharmaceutical production, cell biology, and food safety. This segment serves universities and medical schools, industrial research organizations, government agencies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, biotechnology researchers, food producers, and food testing laboratories. The Clinical Diagnostics segment designs, manufactures, sells, and supports test systems, informatics systems, test kits, and specialized quality controls for clinical laboratories in the diagnostics market. This segment offers reagents, instruments, and software, which address specific niches within the in vitro diagnostics test market. It sells its products to reference laboratories, hospital laboratories, state newborn screening facilities, physicians' office laboratories, transfusion laboratories, and insurance and forensic testing laboratories. The company offers its products through its direct sales force, as well as through distributors, agents, brokers, and resellers. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Hercules, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Analytical instruments
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
SectorMedical
SymbolNYSE:BIO
CUSIP09057220
Phone510-724-7000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.09
Current Ratio4.50
Quick Ratio3.17

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio79.28
Forward P/E Ratio53.28
P/E Growth3.5

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.16 billion
Price / Sales4.48
Cash Flow$4.2053 per share
Price / Cash77.29
Book Value$98.38 per share
Price / Book3.30

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.10
Net Income$122.24 million
Net Margins44.77%
Return on Equity4.23%
Return on Assets2.99%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,270
Outstanding Shares29,800,000
Market Cap$9.53 billion

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock symbol?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BIO."

How will Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock buyback program work?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, November 29th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's earnings last quarter?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The medical research company reported $1.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.37. The medical research company earned $575.91 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $551.05 million. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock had a return on equity of 4.23% and a net margin of 44.77%. View Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's Earnings History.

When is Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's next earnings date?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

What price target have analysts set for BIO?

5 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock. Their predictions range from $255.00 to $355.00. On average, they anticipate Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock price to reach $306.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

Who are some of Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's key competitors?

Who are Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's key executives?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Norman D. Schwartz, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 68)
  • Ms. Christine A. Tsingos, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. John Goetz, Consultant (Age 68)
  • Mr. John Hertia, Exec. VP & Pres of Clinical Diagnostics Group (Age 62)
  • Mr. Michael Crowley, Exec. VP of Global Commercial Operations (Age 56)

Has Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BIO stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the medical research company an impact score of 45.69 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

Who are Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's major shareholders?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.97%), Ariel Investments LLC (0.78%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.73%), Earnest Partners LLC (0.36%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.31%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.31%). Company insiders that own Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock stock include Christine A Tsingos, Giovanni Magni, James R Stark and Michael Crowley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

Which major investors are selling Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock stock?

BIO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Ariel Investments LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., First Quadrant L P CA, Gabelli Funds LLC, Rhumbline Advisers and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock company stock in the last year include Christine A Tsingos, Giovanni Magni, James R Stark and Michael Crowley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

Which major investors are buying Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock stock?

BIO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Tygh Capital Management Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Paloma Partners Management Co, Marshall Wace LLP, Sivik Global Healthcare LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock.

How do I buy shares of Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock?

Shares of BIO 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 Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's stock price today?

One share of BIO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $325.03.

How big of a company is Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock has a market capitalization of $9.53 billion and generates $2.16 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $122.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.10 on an earnings per share basis. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock employs 3,270 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock?

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock's mailing address is 1000 ALFRED NOBEL DR, HERCULES CA, 94547. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 510-724-7000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE BIO)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  249 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  487
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This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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