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NYSE:CRLCharles River Laboratories Intl. Stock Price, Forecast & News

-2.74 (-2.25 %)
(As of 04/6/2020 08:38 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $118.84
50-Day Range
MA: $143.47
52-Week Range
Now: $118.84
Volume687,757 shs
Average Volume649,925 shs
Market Capitalization$5.88 billion
P/E Ratio23.49
Dividend YieldN/A
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc., an early-stage contract research company, provides drug discovery, non-clinical development, and safety testing services worldwide. It operates in three segments: Research Models and Services (RMS), Discovery and Safety Assessment (DSA), and Manufacturing Support (Manufacturing). The RMS segment produces and sells research model strains primarily purpose-bred rats and mice for use by researchers. It also provides a range of services to assist its clients in supporting the use of research models in research and screening non-clinical drug candidates, including genetically engineered models and services, insourcing solutions, and research animal diagnostic services. The DSA segment offers early and in vivo discovery services for the identification of a druggable target through delivery of non-clinical drug and therapeutic candidates ready for safety assessment; and safety assessment services, such as bioanalysis, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics, safety pharmacology, toxicology, and pathology services. The Manufacturing segment provides in vitro methods for conventional and rapid quality control testing of sterile and non-sterile biopharmaceuticals, and consumer products. It also offers specialized testing of biologics that are outsourced by pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies; and avian vaccine services that provide specific-pathogen-free fertile chicken eggs, SPF chickens, and diagnostic products used to manufacture vaccines. The company serves biopharmaceutical companies; biotechnology, agricultural and industrial chemical, life science, veterinary medicine, medical device, diagnostic, and consumer product companies; contract research and contract manufacturing organizations; other commercial entities; and hospitals, academic institutions, and government agencies. Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial physical research
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.62 billion
Cash Flow$10.87 per share
Book Value$33.45 per share


Net Income$252.02 million


Market Cap$5.88 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (Estimated)

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Charles River Laboratories Intl. (NYSE:CRL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s stock was trading at $136.60 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CRL shares have decreased by 13.0% and is now trading at $118.84. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Charles River Laboratories Intl.?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Charles River Laboratories Intl. in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 13 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Charles River Laboratories Intl..

When is Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s next earnings date?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Charles River Laboratories Intl..

How were Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s earnings last quarter?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. Inc (NYSE:CRL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 11th. The medical research company reported $2.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.83 by $0.18. The medical research company earned $691.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $685.46 million. Charles River Laboratories Intl. had a net margin of 9.61% and a return on equity of 22.17%. The firm's revenue was up 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.49 earnings per share. View Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s earnings history.

What guidance has Charles River Laboratories Intl. issued on next quarter's earnings?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.45-7.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.38. The company issued revenue guidance of +13-14.5% to $2.96-3.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.90 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CRL?

17 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $124.00 to $203.00. On average, they expect Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s stock price to reach $163.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Charles River Laboratories Intl..

Has Charles River Laboratories Intl. been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CRL stock have trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Charles River Laboratories Intl. earned a news sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the medical research company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutCharles River Laboratories Intl..

Are investors shorting Charles River Laboratories Intl.?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 834,100 shares, a drop of 17.4% from the February 27th total of 1,010,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 372,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Charles River Laboratories Intl. own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Charles River Laboratories Intl. investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Boeing (BA), Mastercard (MA), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), salesforce.com (CRM) and AT&T (T).

Who are Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s key executives?

Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James C. Foster, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 68)
  • Mr. David Ross Smith, Corp. Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. David P. Johst, Corp. Exec. VP, HR, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. William D. Barbo, Chief Commercial Officer & Corp. Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael Gunnar Knell, Corp. Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)

What is Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s stock symbol?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CRL."

How do I buy shares of Charles River Laboratories Intl.?

Shares of CRL 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 Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s stock price today?

One share of CRL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.84.

How big of a company is Charles River Laboratories Intl.?

Charles River Laboratories Intl. has a market capitalization of $5.88 billion and generates $2.62 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $252.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.73 on an earnings per share basis. Charles River Laboratories Intl. employs 17,100 workers across the globe. View additional information about Charles River Laboratories Intl..

What is Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s official website?

The official website for Charles River Laboratories Intl. is http://www.criver.com/.

How can I contact Charles River Laboratories Intl.?

Charles River Laboratories Intl.'s mailing address is 251 BALLARDVALE STREET, WILMINGTON MA, 01887. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 781-222-6000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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