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Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.82 (+0.57%)
(As of 10:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
54,761 shs
Average Volume
974,865 shs
Market Capitalization
$16.10 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Quest Diagnostics MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.31 Rating Score
3.2% Upside
$148.69 Price Target
Short Interest
2.05% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.68mentions of Quest Diagnostics in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$246,400 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $8.79 to $9.44 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.90 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

23rd out of 912 stocks

Medical Laboratories Industry

2nd out of 18 stocks

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About Quest Diagnostics Stock (NYSE:DGX)

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated provides diagnostic testing and services in the United States and internationally. The company develops and delivers diagnostic information services, such as routine, non-routine and advanced clinical testing, anatomic pathology testing, and other diagnostic information services. It offers diagnostic information services primarily under the Quest Diagnostics brand, as well as under the AmeriPath, Dermpath Diagnostics, ExamOne, and Quanum brands to physicians, hospitals, patients and consumers, health plans, government agencies, employers, retailers, pharmaceutical companies and insurers, and accountable care organizations through a network of laboratories, patient service centers, phlebotomists in physician offices, call centers and mobile phlebotomists, nurses, and other health and wellness professionals. The company also provides risk assessment services for the life insurance industry; and healthcare organizations and clinicians information technology solutions. Quest Diagnostics Incorporated was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Secaucus, New Jersey.

DGX Stock Price History

DGX Stock News Headlines

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Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX) Upgraded to Buy by Citigroup
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Bill Gates is calling it America's most important project... and it's expected to impact half a million jobs and unlock $40 trillion in a rapidly growing industry.
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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Medical laboratories
Health Care Services
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
13 Analysts


Net Income
$854 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$9.25 billion
Cash Flow
$12.83 per share
Book Value
$56.41 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$16.12 billion

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DGX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have DGX shares performed this year?

Quest Diagnostics' stock was trading at $137.88 at the beginning of the year. Since then, DGX shares have increased by 4.5% and is now trading at $144.11.
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How were Quest Diagnostics' earnings last quarter?

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 23rd. The medical research company reported $2.04 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.86 by $0.18. The business's quarterly revenue was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis.
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How will Quest Diagnostics' stock buyback program work?

Quest Diagnostics' board approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, February 2nd 2023, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This means that the company could buy up to 6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What is Steve Rusckowski's approval rating as Quest Diagnostics' CEO?

1,053 employees have rated Quest Diagnostics Chief Executive Officer Steve Rusckowski on Steve Rusckowski has an approval rating of 78% among the company's employees.

Does Quest Diagnostics have any subsidiaries?

Quest Diagnostics subsidiaries include these companies: MACL, Blueprint Genetics, PhenoPath Laboratories, ReproSource, California Laboratory Associates, Cleveland HeartLab, Cape Cod Healthcare - Business, and more.

Who are Quest Diagnostics' major shareholders?

Top institutional shareholders of Quest Diagnostics include SG Americas Securities LLC (0.11%), JGP Wealth Management LLC (0.09%), AMF Tjanstepension AB (0.08%) and QRG Capital Management Inc. (0.04%). Insiders that own company stock include Stephen H Rusckowski, Catherine T Doherty, Michael E Prevoznik, Michael J Deppe, Timothy M Ring, Vicky B Gregg, Karthik Kuppusamy and Gail R Wilensky.
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How do I buy shares of Quest Diagnostics?

Shares of DGX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Quest Diagnostics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some other companies that Quest Diagnostics investors own include Xtrackers California Municipal Bond ETF (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Micron Technology (MU), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Pfizer (PFE) and Abbott Laboratories (ABT).

This page (NYSE:DGX) was last updated on 7/15/2024 by Staff

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