IMS Health Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:IMS)

About IMS Health Holdings

IMS Health Holdings logoIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (IMS) is an information and technology services company that provides solutions to its clients in the healthcare industry. The Company has its presence in over 100 countries. The Company's data set contains over 10 petabytes of data and over 500 million patient records. It serves healthcare organizations and life science companies, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, consumer health and medical device manufacturers, as well as distributors, providers, payers, government agencies, policymakers, researchers and the financial community. The Company's principal information offerings include national information offerings, sub-national information offerings and OneKey. Its technology services offerings include technology solutions, real-world evidence solutions, and workflow analytics and consulting services. It offers technology services that include data warehousing, information technology (IT) outsourcing, software applications and other services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: IMS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.53
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.714
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.250
  • 52-Week Range: $22.36 - $31.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 74.745
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.07
  • P/E Growth: 1.660
  • Market Cap: $10.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 329,214,000
  • Beta: 0.85
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 4.45%
  • Return on Equity: 30.61%
  • Return on Assets: 6.51%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.53%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.12%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $30.57 (0.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/12/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
5/4/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
3/24/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$28.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$38.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$28.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
2/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$30.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
8/3/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$32.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
3/18/2015Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageNeutral$28.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
7/27/2016Q216$0.38$0.41$796.93 million$802.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.38$0.42$749.34 million$774.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.32$0.37$788.75 million$812.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.32$0.38$740.98 million$735.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$0.32$0.39$626.89 million$632.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.34$0.36$679.82 million$678.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$0.34$0.37$668.30 million$656.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q1$0.37$0.39$654.92 million$662.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q2 20163$0.35$0.39$0.37
Q3 20163$0.35$0.38$0.36
Q4 20163$0.37$0.42$0.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.25%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/23/2015Kevin C. KnightlySVPSell19,231$28.50$548,083.50View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Kevin C. KnightlySVPSell55,000$28.37$1,560,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell30,554,584$26.68$815,196,301.12View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell11,990,976$19.10$229,027,641.60View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014John G DanhaklDirectorSell2,463,899$20.00$49,277,980.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
DateHeadline
biz.yahoo.com logoIMS HEALTH HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financ (NYSE:IMS)
biz.yahoo.com - September 28 at 5:26 PM
News IconIs IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:IMS)
twincountynews.com - September 28 at 10:31 AM
News IconAnalysts Advise About IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS) | The ... - The Independent Republic (NYSE:IMS)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 27 at 10:13 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS), Kroger Co (NYSE:KR) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:IMS)
voiceregistrar.com - September 27 at 10:13 AM
News IconIs IMS Health Holdings, Inc.(NYSE: IMS), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:IMS)
thedailyleicester.com - September 26 at 5:43 PM
News IconBullish Run in Diverse Rating: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NYSE:IMS)
streetwisereport.com - September 26 at 10:16 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Westlake Chemical (NYSE:WLK), IMS Health (NYSE:IMS) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:IMS)
voiceregistrar.com - September 23 at 8:34 AM
4-traders.com logoIMS HEALTH HOLDINGS, INC. : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events (form 8-K) (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - September 22 at 3:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoIMS HEALTH HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events (NYSE:IMS)
biz.yahoo.com - September 22 at 3:39 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS), ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ:ARRS) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:IMS)
voiceregistrar.com - September 20 at 10:44 AM
News IconTech Stocks in Top Row! Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (ERIC), IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 19 at 10:07 AM
News Icon2 Sizzling Hot Tech Stocks: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (IMS), Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) - The Independent Republic (NYSE:IMS)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 17 at 10:10 AM
bizjournals.com logoReadying to finalize Quintiles deal, IMS Health boosts offering to $1.75B - Triangle Business Journal (NYSE:IMS)
www.bizjournals.com - September 17 at 10:10 AM
News IconActive Wrathful Watching Stock: IMS Health (NYSE:IMS), United ... - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NYSE:IMS)
streetwisereport.com - September 16 at 9:32 AM
News IconIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS): How Are Analysts Advising to Play This Stock? - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 15 at 8:48 AM
businesswire.com logoIMS Health Announces Pricing on Upsized Offering of Senior Notes In Connection with Quintiles IMS Merger - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
www.businesswire.com - September 14 at 5:44 PM
realistinvestor.com logoIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Is Expected To Post EPS Of ... - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:IMS)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 14 at 9:50 AM
streetinsider.com logoMoody's Upgrades IMS Health (IMS) to 'Ba2'; Outlook is Stable - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:IMS)
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 10:26 AM
businesswire.com logoIMS Health Announces Offering of Senior Notes In Connection with Quintiles IMS Merger - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
www.businesswire.com - September 12 at 10:21 AM
moodys.com logoIMS Health Incorporated -- Moody's upgrades IMS Health's CFR to Ba2; Outlook Stable (NYSE:IMS)
www.moodys.com - September 12 at 10:21 AM
insidermonkey.com logoBillionaire Larry Robbins’ Biggest Q2 Moves in Healthcare Stocks (NYSE:IMS)
www.insidermonkey.com - September 11 at 9:54 AM
News IconStock Valuation Recap for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 10 at 5:10 PM
News IconShares Holding Above Moving Averages: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 10 at 5:10 PM
News IconShares Higher Over the Last Five Trading Sessions: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 6 at 5:38 PM
News IconTech Stocks Outlines- Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 6 at 5:38 PM
News IconHistory of IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) stock price after earnings - The Independent Republic (NYSE:IMS)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 2 at 5:34 PM
News IconInstitutions Have Decreased Positions in IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 2 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics Launches Asia Branch (NYSE:IMS)
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 5:31 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to IMS Health Holdings, Inc. : August 30, 2016 (NYSE:IMS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 30 at 5:41 PM
News IconStock Up Over the Past Five Trading Days: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 30 at 8:52 AM
4-traders.com logoQuintiles Transnational : IMS Health and Quintiles Announce Key Officers for Merged Company (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 5:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMS Health and Quintiles Announce Key Officers for Merged Company - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:IMS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 10:09 AM
istreetwire.com logoStocks Highlights: Unum Group (UNM), IMS Health Holdings, Inc ... - iStreetWire (NYSE:IMS)
istreetwire.com - August 26 at 8:38 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGfK majority owner denies considering stake sale (NYSE:IMS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 8:38 AM
News IconIMS Health-Quintiles Transnational deal gets Competition Commission nod - Economic Times (NYSE:IMS)
economictimes.indiatimes.com - August 25 at 10:37 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGerman research firm GfK names new chairman amid M&A talk (NYSE:IMS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 10:37 AM
News IconIMS Health-Quintiles Transnational deal gets Competition Commission nod (NYSE:IMS)
economictimes.indiatimes.com - August 24 at 5:29 PM
prnewswire.com logoIT Services Stocks Under Scanner -- Computer Sciences, 21Vianet ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
www.prnewswire.com - August 23 at 5:50 PM
News IconStock Trading Above Moving Averages: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 5:49 PM
News IconCrowd is Weighing in on IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Post News (NYSE:IMS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 8:42 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAnalysts See IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Reporting EPS ... - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:IMS)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 17 at 8:42 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAnalysts See IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Reporting EPS Of $0.38 (NYSE:IMS)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 16 at 5:47 PM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : EU clears merger between healthcare data firms IMS and Quintiles (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 11:51 AM
publicnow.com logoForm S-4/A Registration Statement of Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. dated July 29, 2016: Business Combination (NYSE:IMS)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 8:48 AM
publicnow.com logoForm S-4/A Registration Statement of Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. dated August 11, 2016: Business Combination (NYSE:IMS)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 8:48 AM
fidaily.com logoAlliancebernstein L.P. Significantly Raises Its Holdings in IMS Health Holdings, Inc. Commo (IMS) Last Quarter - Finance Daily (NYSE:IMS)
www.fidaily.com - August 11 at 5:53 PM
News IconIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Near to Lift Curtain on September 2016 Earnings - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:IMS)
voiceregistrar.com - August 11 at 8:38 AM
capitalcube.com logoImmsi SpA :IMS-IT: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:IMS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 10 at 8:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to IMS Health Holdings, Inc. : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:IMS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 5:48 PM
streetupdates.com logoRecent Analysts Moves of Stocks: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) , Amdocs Limited (NASDAQ:DOX) - Street Updates (NYSE:IMS)
www.streetupdates.com - August 8 at 5:50 PM

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Last Updated on 9/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff