IMS 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
- Symbol: NYSE:IMS
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.imshealth.com
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.34
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.95
- 52 Week Range: $23.71 - $31.34
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.91
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Net Margins: 4.45%
- Return on Equity: 30.61%
- Return on Assets: 6.51%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.53%
- Current Ratio: 1.12%
- Quick Ratio: 1.12%
Frequently Asked Questions for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
What is IMS Health Holdings' stock symbol?
IMS Health Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IMS."
How were IMS Health Holdings' earnings last quarter?
IMS Health Holdings Inc (NYSE:IMS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.03. The firm earned $802 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $796.93 million. IMS Health Holdings had a net margin of 4.45% and a return on equity of 30.61%. IMS Health Holdings's revenue for the quarter was up 112.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.37 earnings per share. View IMS Health Holdings' Earnings History.
Who are some of IMS Health Holdings' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to IMS Health Holdings include International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Accenture Plc (ACN), Fidelity National Information Servcs (FIS), Wipro Limited (WIT), ServiceNow (NOW), Gartner (IT), CDW Corp (CDW), Xerox Corp (XRX), Sabre Corp (SABR), NCR (NCR), EPAM Systems (EPAM), Science Applications International Corp (SAIC), CACI International (CACI), Acxiom (ACXM), Syntel (SYNT), Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE), Globant SA (GLOB) and Virtusa (VRTU).
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.
Earnings History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)Earnings History by Quarter for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/27/2016||Q216||$0.38||$0.41||$796.93 million||$802.00 million||View||Listen|
|5/3/2016||Q116||$0.38||$0.42||$749.34 million||$774.00 million||View||N/A|
|2/3/2016||Q415||$0.32||$0.37||$788.75 million||$812.00 million||View||N/A|
|10/29/2015||Q315||$0.32||$0.38||$740.98 million||$735.00 million||View||Listen|
|4/24/2015||Q115||$0.31||$0.38||$626.89 million||$632.00 million||View||N/A|
|2/3/2015||Q414||$0.32||$0.34||$679.82 million||$678.00 million||View||N/A|
|10/24/2014||Q314||$0.33||$0.37||$668.30 million||$656.00 million||View||Listen|
|7/24/2014||Q1||$0.37||$0.39||$654.92 million||$662.00 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 EPS
Dividend History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.50%Insider Trades by Quarter for IMS Health Holdings (NYSE:IMS)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.25%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|11/23/2015||Kevin C. Knightly||SVP||Sell||19,231||$28.50||$548,083.50|| |
|11/19/2015||Kevin C. Knightly||SVP||Sell||55,000||$28.37||$1,560,350.00|| |
|5/12/2015||Cpp Investment Board Private H||Major Shareholder||Sell||30,554,584||$26.68||$815,196,301.12|| |
|4/9/2014||Cpp Investment Board Private H||Major Shareholder||Sell||11,990,976||$19.10||$229,027,641.60|| |
|4/9/2014||John G Danhakl||Director||Sell||2,463,899||$20.00||$49,277,980.00|| |
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