Log in

NYSE:CAH - Cardinal Health Stock Price, Forecast & News

$59.62
+0.22 (+0.37 %)
(As of 02/18/2020 04:41 AM ET)
Today's Range
$57.61
Now: $59.62
$59.79
50-Day Range
$49.36
MA: $53.75
$60.13
52-Week Range
$41.03
Now: $59.62
$60.69
Volume3.28 million shs
Average Volume3.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.23%
Beta1.36
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$8.69 per share
Book Value$21.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.36 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees31,000
Market Cap$17.40 billion
Next Earnings Date5/14/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive CAH News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CAH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


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 Tuesday, February 11th. Investors of record on Wednesday, April 1st will be given a dividend of $0.4811 per share on Wednesday, April 15th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 31st. This is a positive change from Cardinal Health's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. View Cardinal Health's Dividend History.

How will Cardinal Health's stock buyback program work?

Cardinal Health declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, November 8th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 6.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 6th. The company reported $1.52 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.22 by $0.30. The business had revenue of $39.77 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $39.33 billion. Cardinal Health had a positive return on equity of 45.21% and a negative net margin of 2.81%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.29 earnings per share. 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, May 14th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Cardinal Health.

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

Cardinal Health issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.20-5.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.00.

What price target have analysts set for CAH?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Cardinal Health's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate Cardinal Health's share price to reach $58.57 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.8%. 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 1 sell rating, 7 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 on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Cardinal Health earned a daily sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact 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 drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 12,100,000 shares, a drop of 9.0% from the January 15th total of 13,300,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,450,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.9 days. Approximately 4.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Cardinal Health's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Cardinal Health's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Cardinal Health include McKesson (MCK), AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Henry Schein (HSIC), Patterson Companies (PDCO) and Owens & Minor (OMI).

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), Exxon Mobil (XOM), CVS Health (CVS), Becton Dickinson and (BDX), Pfizer (PFE), Chevron (CVX), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

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 investors include State Street Corp (7.38%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.68%), FMR LLC (2.14%), American International Group Inc. (1.97%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.37%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (1.21%). Company insiders that own Cardinal Health stock include Jon L Giacomin 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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., American International Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Assetmark Inc. and State Street Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cardinal Health.

Which institutional investors are buying Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, First Trust Advisors LP, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Schroder Investment Management Group and Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc.. 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 $59.62.

How big of a company is Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health has a market capitalization of $17.40 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:  809 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  544 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,353
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 2/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel