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: $31.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.79
  • 52-Week Range: $23.71 - $31.34
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.91
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.83
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: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $31.00 (1.08% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/12/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
5/4/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
3/24/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$28.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoLower 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 2/21/2015 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: $1.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 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
News IconQuintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (Q) Issues Q1 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:IMS)
hoyentv.com - February 18 at 5:19 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:IMS)
winfieldreview.com - February 18 at 12:12 PM
News IconWhat is Recommendation from Analysts on Quintiles IMS Holdings Inc (NYSE:Q)? (NYSE:IMS)
mundoaguaysaneamiento.net - February 17 at 12:01 PM
bizjournals.com logoQuintilesIMS releases first earnings report as a combined company (NYSE:IMS)
www.bizjournals.com - February 14 at 7:17 PM
News IconQuintilesIMS Reports Fourth-Quarter And Full-Year 2016 Results, Issues First-Quarter And Full-Year 2017 Guidance (NYSE:IMS)
www.biospace.com - February 14 at 7:17 PM
openpr.com logoIT Enabled Healthcare Market: GE Healthcare, Siemens AG, IMS Health Holdings Inc. (NYSE:IMS)
www.openpr.com - February 14 at 7:17 PM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : QuintilesIMS posts mixed results, ups stock buyback plan (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 7:17 PM
News IconHuge results for post-merger Quintiles IMS Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
westfaironline.com - February 14 at 7:17 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAcademics call time on $100,000 cancer drugs (NYSE:IMS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:51 PM
News IconAs Ims Health Holdings INC (IMS) Stock Rose, Lateef Investment Management LP Has Trimmed Holding by $38.72 Million (NYSE:IMS)
randolphguide.com - February 3 at 6:27 PM
live-pr.com logoIMS Health Holdings Inc - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report - New Market Study Published (NYSE:IMS)
www.live-pr.com - January 31 at 6:41 PM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : Endo Announces US FDA Approval Of Ephedrine Sulfate Injection, USP (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - January 31 at 4:41 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:IMS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 29 at 11:08 PM
News IconAnalysts Take: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Projected Earnings & Price Targets - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:IMS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 27 at 5:38 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:IMS)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 7:35 PM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:IMS)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 4:41 AM
News IconAnalyst Consensus Estimates & Projections are in For Shares of IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:IMS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 22 at 10:46 PM
News IconConsensus Take: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Earnings & Ratings Watch - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:IMS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 12:42 AM
News IconGearing Up For a Bull Run? Analysts Weigh in on IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:IMS)
wsbeacon.com - January 17 at 6:05 PM
News IconLarge Outflow of Money Witnessed in Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. - Highland Mirror (NYSE:IMS)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 12 at 4:36 AM
News IconWill The Needle Move For IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:IMS)
wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 4:36 AM
openpr.com logoIT-Enabled Healthcare Market by Geographical Analysis -North America, Europe, Asia Pacific & Rest of the World (NYSE:IMS)
www.openpr.com - January 6 at 6:33 PM
News IconWith a CAGR of 11.8%, IT-Enabled Healthcare Market will grow up to US$210.3 bn by 2020 (NYSE:IMS)
www.medgadget.com - January 4 at 11:49 PM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : Cipla receives US FDA`s approval for generic Tricor tablet (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 11:17 AM
News IconQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc (Q) is Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral (NYSE:IMS)
canalcncarauca.com - December 17 at 11:17 PM
News IconLonza to Buy Capsugel from KKR in Multibillion-Dollar Deal-- 2nd Update (NYSE:IMS)
ih.advfn.com - December 15 at 6:32 PM
marketwatch.com logoLonza agrees to buy Capsugel in $5.5 billion deal (NYSE:IMS)
www.marketwatch.com - December 15 at 4:40 AM
marketwatch.com logoLonza nearing $5 bln deal for KKR's Capsugel (NYSE:IMS)
www.marketwatch.com - December 12 at 10:55 AM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : Natco Pharma launches Tamiflu oral capsules in US market; stock up 0.5% (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - December 12 at 10:55 AM
wsj.com logoDrug-Research Firm PPD Explores Sale - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:IMS)
www.wsj.com - December 9 at 3:32 PM
insidermonkey.com logoIMS Health Holdings Inc (IMS): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock? - Insider Monkey (blog) (NYSE:IMS)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 3 at 5:24 PM
News IconIMS Health Holdings Inc (IMS): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock? (NYSE:IMS)
feedproxy.google.com - December 2 at 12:35 PM
prnewswire.com logoHealthcare Tech Stocks With Upside Growth Potential - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
www.prnewswire.com - December 1 at 5:57 PM
News IconEx-Quintiles CEO Pike to leave recently merged QuintilesIMS (NYSE:IMS)
www.heraldsun.com - November 30 at 6:01 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K Quintiles IMS Holdings, For: Nov 29 - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:IMS)
www.streetinsider.com - November 30 at 9:35 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS)? - CSZ News (NYSE:IMS)
cincysportszone.com - November 25 at 5:37 PM
bizjournals.com logoThe Big Q: Life after Quintiles-IMS merger (NYSE:IMS)
www.bizjournals.com - November 25 at 10:51 AM
4-traders.com logoIMS Health : Natco Pharma gets USFDA approval for generic Budesonide Capsules for USA market (NYSE:IMS)
www.4-traders.com - November 24 at 5:43 PM
News IconIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Valuation According To Analysts - UK Market News (NYSE:IMS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 23 at 5:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoQuintilesIMS to acquire clinical trials division of New Jersey firm (NYSE:IMS)
www.bizjournals.com - November 21 at 5:59 PM
News IconBroker Review: IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - UK Market News (NYSE:IMS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 15 at 9:08 AM
News IconWhat are Brokerage Firms Saying About IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS)? - CSZ News (NYSE:IMS)
cincysportszone.com - November 15 at 9:08 AM
News IconSell-side is Weighing in on IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Earnings - CSZ News (NYSE:IMS)
cincysportszone.com - November 7 at 5:56 PM
News IconIMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) Latest Broker Coverage ... - NewsDen (NYSE:IMS)
newsden.net - November 6 at 10:18 AM
News IconStock Tracker: Earnings & Estimates for IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) - CSZ News (NYSE:IMS)
cincysportszone.com - November 4 at 4:46 PM
businesswire.com logoQuintilesIMS Reports Third-Quarter 2016 Results, Combined ... - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:IMS)
www.businesswire.com - November 3 at 5:33 PM
News IconQuintiles, IMS Health report solid results as merger is finalized - Westfair Online (NYSE:IMS)
westfaironline.com - November 3 at 5:33 PM
News IconQuintilesIMS plans $1.5B stock buyback through 2017 (NYSE:IMS)
wraltechwire.com - November 2 at 5:52 PM
law360.com logoHealth Care IT Co. Says Investors Cost It $2M In Taxes (NYSE:IMS)
www.law360.com - November 2 at 9:02 AM
businesswire.com logoQuintilesIMS Reports Third-Quarter 2016 Results, Combined Company Guidance and Additional Merger Details (NYSE:IMS)
www.businesswire.com - November 2 at 9:02 AM

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What is IMS Health Holdings' stock symbol?

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

Where is IMS Health Holdings' stock going? Where will IMS Health Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for IMS Health Holdings' shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate IMS Health Holdings' share price to reach $31.00 in the next year.

When will IMS Health Holdings announce their earnings?

IMS Health Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 27th 2016.

How do I buy IMS Health Holdings stock?

Shares of IMS Health Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of IMS Health Holdings stock cost?

One share of IMS Health Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.34.

IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff