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

$49.07
+1.17 (+2.44 %)
(As of 10/17/2019 08:55 AM ET)
Today's Range
$48.30
Now: $49.07
$50.99
50-Day Range
$41.80
MA: $46.29
$49.44
52-Week Range
$41.03
Now: $49.07
$58.31
Volume5.83 million shs
Average Volume2.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.35 billion
P/E Ratio9.29
Dividend Yield4.11%
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$9.10 per share
Book Value$21.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.36 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees31,000
Market Cap$14.35 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. Investors 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 3.92%. The ex-dividend date 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 authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, November 8th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 6.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Cardinal Health's earnings last quarter?

Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 8th. The company reported $1.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.18. The business had revenue of $37.35 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $36.70 billion. Cardinal Health had a net margin of 0.94% and a return on equity of 25.96%. The firm's revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm 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 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Cardinal Health's stock. Their predictions 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 7.7% 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?

Media coverage about CAH stock has trended very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Cardinal Health earned a coverage optimism score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Cardinal Health.

Are investors shorting Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health saw a increase in short interest in 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 trading volume of 2,830,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.5 days. Approximately 7.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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), Pfizer (PFE) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.05%), Keystone Financial Planning Inc. (0.03%), Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd (0.03%), Exane Derivatives (0.03%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%) and AI Financial Services LLC (0.02%). 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 institutional 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, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Keystone Financial Planning Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Trust Co. of Toledo NA OH, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp. and Signaturefd LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cardinal Health.

Which institutional investors are buying Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exane Derivatives, Thomasville National Bank, Rockland Trust Co., Riverview Trust Co, CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, IMS Capital Management, Advisor Partners LLC and Viking Fund Management LLC. 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 $49.07.

How big of a company is Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health has a market capitalization of $14.35 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:  749 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  510 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,259
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cardinal Health and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CAH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CAH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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