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NYSE:CAHCardinal Health Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.53 (-1.00 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $52.58
50-Day Range
MA: $53.31
52-Week Range
Now: $52.58
Volume2.84 million shs
Average Volume2.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.35 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.66%
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. The company operates through two segments, Pharmaceutical and Medical. The Pharmaceutical segment distributes branded and generic pharmaceutical, specialty pharmaceutical, and over-the-counter healthcare and consumer products. It also provides services to support the development, marketing, and distribution of specialty pharmaceutical products, as well as pharmacy management, and medication therapy management and patient outcomes services to hospitals, other healthcare providers, and payers; operates nuclear pharmacies and radiopharmaceutical manufacturing facilities; and repackages generic pharmaceuticals and over-the-counter healthcare products. The Medical segment manufactures, sources, and distributes Cardinal Health branded medical, surgical, and laboratory products. It also distributes a range of national brand products; and medical products to patients' homes, as well as provides supply chain services and solutions to hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories, and other healthcare providers. Cardinal Health, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.27 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$152.92 billion
Cash Flow$8.54 per share
Book Value$6.14 per share


Net Income$1.36 billion


Market Cap$15.35 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
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Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cardinal Health's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Cardinal Health's stock was trading at $48.65 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CAH shares have increased by 8.1% and is now trading at $52.58.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cardinal Health?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cardinal Health in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Cardinal Health's next earnings date?

Cardinal Health is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How were Cardinal Health's earnings last quarter?

Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The company reported $1.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.91 by $0.13. The company earned $36.70 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $36.82 billion. Cardinal Health had a negative net margin of 2.42% and a positive return on equity of 130.94%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.11 EPS.
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How often does Cardinal Health pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.4859 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $1.94 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 30th.
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How will Cardinal Health's stock buyback program work?

Cardinal Health declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, November 8th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 6.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Cardinal Health updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.25-5.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.25.

What price target have analysts set for CAH?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Cardinal Health's shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate Cardinal Health's stock price to reach $58.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% from the stock's current price.
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Has Cardinal Health been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CAH stock has been trending very positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cardinal Health earned a news impact score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,100,000 shares, an increase of 8.5% from the July 15th total of 4,700,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,400,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), CVS Health (CVS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Becton Dickinson and (BDX), PepsiCo (PEP) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Cardinal Health's key executives?

Cardinal Health's management team includes the following 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)

What is Cardinal Health's stock symbol?

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

Who are Cardinal Health's major shareholders?

Cardinal Health's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (1.06%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.03%), Prudential PLC (0.75%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.63%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.59%) and ProShare Advisors LLC (0.56%). Company insiders that own Cardinal Health stock include Jon L Giacomin and Stuart G Laws.
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Which major investors are selling Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ProShare Advisors LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Alps Advisors Inc., CWM LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, and Pzena Investment Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Cardinal Health stock?

CAH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Prudential PLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Conning Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, and Russell Investments Group Ltd..
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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 $52.58.

How big of a company is Cardinal Health?

Cardinal Health has a market capitalization of $15.35 billion and generates $152.92 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.36 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.45 on an earnings per share basis. Cardinal Health employs 31,000 workers across the globe.

What is Cardinal Health's official website?

The official website for Cardinal Health is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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