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Cardinal Health Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:CAH)

$51.54
+0.33 (+0.64 %)
(As of 10/20/2019 01:38 AM ET)
Today's Range
$50.74
Now: $51.54
$51.67
50-Day Range
$42.40
MA: $46.66
$51.28
52-Week Range
$41.03
Now: $51.54
$58.31
Volume3.38 million shs
Average Volume2.75 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.07 billion
P/E Ratio9.76
Dividend Yield3.76%
Beta1.32
Cardinal Health, Inc operates as an integrated healthcare services and products company in the United States and internationally. It provides medical products and pharmaceuticals, and solutions that enhance supply chain efficiency for hospitals, healthcare systems, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories, and physician offices. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors
SectorMedical
CUSIP14149Y10
Phone614-757-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$145.53 billion
Cash Flow$8.74 per share
Book Value$21.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.36 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees31,000
Market Cap$15.07 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cardinal Health's stock symbol?

Cardinal Health trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CAH."

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

Cardinal Health declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 8th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $0.4811 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 30th. View Cardinal Health's Dividend History.

How will Cardinal Health's stock buyback program work?

Cardinal Health declared that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Thursday, November 8th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 6.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Cardinal Health's earnings last quarter?

Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 8th. The company reported $1.11 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.18. The business earned $37.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $36.70 billion. Cardinal Health had a return on equity of 25.96% and a net margin of 0.94%. Cardinal Health's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.01 EPS. View Cardinal Health's Earnings History.

When is Cardinal Health's next earnings date?

Cardinal Health is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cardinal Health.

How can I listen to Cardinal Health's earnings call?

Cardinal Health will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 7th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Cardinal Health issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cardinal Health updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.85 to $5.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.10.

What price target have analysts set for CAH?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Cardinal Health's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect Cardinal Health's share price to reach $52.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cardinal Health.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cardinal Health?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cardinal Health in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Cardinal Health.

Has Cardinal Health been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CAH stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cardinal Health earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Cardinal Health.

Are investors shorting Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 21,200,000 shares, an increase of 5.3% from the August 30th total of 20,130,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,830,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.5 days. Currently, 7.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Cardinal Health's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Cardinal Health's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cardinal Health own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cardinal Health investors own include AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), CVS Health (CVS), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Becton Dickinson and (BDX), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), PepsiCo (PEP) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Cardinal Health's key executives?

Cardinal Health's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael C. Kaufmann, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jorge M. Gomez, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jon L. Giacomin, Chief Exec. Officer of Medical Segment (Age 54)
  • Mr. Stuart G. Laws, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Brian S. Rice, Chief Information Officer, Exec. VP & Customer Support Services (Age 56)

Who are Cardinal Health's major shareholders?

Cardinal Health's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.34%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.10%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.05%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%), Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI (0.04%) and Keystone Financial Planning Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Cardinal Health stock include Jon L Giacomin, Michael C Kaufmann, Patricia Morrison and Stuart G Laws. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cardinal Health.

Which major investors are selling Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Regent Investment Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Keystone Financial Planning Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Tompkins Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cardinal Health.

Which major investors are buying Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Exane Derivatives, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Zeke Capital Advisors LLC, Thomasville National Bank, Rockland Trust Co. and Riverview Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cardinal Health.

How do I buy shares of Cardinal Health?

Shares of CAH 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Cardinal Health's stock price today?

One share of CAH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.54.

How big of a company is Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health has a market capitalization of $15.07 billion and generates $145.53 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.36 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.28 on an earnings per share basis. Cardinal Health employs 31,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Cardinal Health.

What is Cardinal Health's official website?

The official website for Cardinal Health is http://www.cardinalhealth.com/.

How can I contact Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health's mailing address is 7000 CARDINAL PLACE, DUBLIN OH, 43017. The company can be reached via phone at 614-757-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Cardinal Health (NYSE CAH)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  750 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  512 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,262
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This page was last updated on 10/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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