NYSE:IQV - Iqvia Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$115.08 -0.58 (-0.50 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 03:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$115.66
Today's Range$114.10 - $116.33
52-Week Range$91.57 - $135.48
Volume45,638 shs
Average Volume1.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$23.61 billion
P/E Ratio26.48
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81
IQVIA Holdings Inc. provides integrated information and technology-enabled healthcare services in the Americas, Europe, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. It operates through three segments: Commercial Solutions, Research & Development Solutions, and Integrated Engagement Services. The Commercial Solutions segment offers a range of cloud-based applications and related implementation, real-world insights, and reference information services; and strategic and implementation consulting services, such as advanced analytics and commercial processes outsourcing services. This segment also provides country level performance metrics related to sales of pharmaceutical products, prescribing trends, medical treatment, and promotional activity across various channels, including retail, hospital, and mail order to life science companies, and investment and financial sectors that deal with life science companies; and measurement of sales or prescribing activity at the regional, zip code, and individual prescriber level to pharmaceutical sales organizations. The Research & Development Solutions segment offers biopharmaceutical development services comprising project management and clinical monitoring, clinical trial support, and strategic planning and design services, as well as clinical trial, genomic, and bioanalytical laboratory services. The Integrated Engagement Services segment provides health care provider and patient engagement services, and scientific strategy and medical affairs services. The company serves pharmaceutical, biotechnology, device and diagnostic, and healthcare companies. IQVIA Holdings Inc. has a strategic alliance with MuleSoft, Inc. The company was formerly known as Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to IQVIA Holdings Inc. in November 2017. IQVIA Holdings Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial physical research
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNYSE:IQV
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone919-998-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.41
Current Ratio1.09
Quick Ratio1.09

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.48
Forward P/E Ratio22.43
P/E Growth1.69

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.74 billion
Price / Sales2.36
Cash Flow$9.5344 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.07
Book Value$40.19 per share
Price / Book2.86

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.36
Net Income$1.31 billion
Net Margins12.29%
Return on Equity13.69%
Return on Assets4.79%

Miscellaneous

Employees55,000
Outstanding Shares200,050,000
Market Cap$23.61 billion
OptionableOptionable

Iqvia (NYSE:IQV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Iqvia's stock symbol?

Iqvia trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IQV."

How were Iqvia's earnings last quarter?

Iqvia Holdings Inc (NYSE:IQV) posted its earnings results on Monday, October, 22nd. The medical research company reported $1.42 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.03. The medical research company earned $2.59 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.58 billion. Iqvia had a return on equity of 13.69% and a net margin of 12.29%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.2% compared to the same quarter last year. View Iqvia's Earnings History.

When is Iqvia's next earnings date?

Iqvia is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Iqvia.

What guidance has Iqvia issued on next quarter's earnings?

Iqvia updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.45-5.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $10.3-10.35 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $10.37 billion.Iqvia also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $5.45-5.55 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for IQV?

17 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Iqvia's stock. Their forecasts range from $112.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Iqvia's stock price to reach $135.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Iqvia.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Iqvia?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Iqvia 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 Iqvia.

Has Iqvia been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about IQV stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Iqvia earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the medical research company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Iqvia's key competitors?

Who are Iqvia's key executives?

Iqvia's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ari Bousbib, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael R. McDonnell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. W. Richard Staub III, Pres of R&D Solutions (Age 55)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Knightly, Pres of Information & Technology Solutions (Age 57)
  • Mr. Emmanuel N. Korakis, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)

Who are Iqvia's major shareholders?

Iqvia's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (8.59%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.50%), BlackRock Inc. (5.26%), Longview Partners Guernsey LTD (4.71%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (3.70%) and Jackson Square Partners LLC (3.02%). Company insiders that own Iqvia stock include Ari Bousbib, Canada Pension Plan Investment, Cpp Investment Board Private H, Dennis B Ph D Gillings, Group Holdings (Sbs) Advis Tpg, Jack M Greenberg, James H Erlinger III, John Connaughton, John G Danhakl, Kevin C Knightly, Michael J Evanisko, Michael R Mcdonnell, Robert Parks and Ronald A Rittenmeyer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Iqvia.

Which major investors are selling Iqvia stock?

IQV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Marshall Wace North America L.P., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Unigestion Holding SA and Jackson Square Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Iqvia company stock in the last year include Ari Bousbib, Canada Pension Plan Investment, Cpp Investment Board Private H, Group Holdings (Sbs) Advis Tpg, James H Erlinger III, John Connaughton, John G Danhakl, Kevin C Knightly, Michael J Evanisko, Michael R Mcdonnell, Robert Parks and Ronald A Rittenmeyer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Iqvia.

Which major investors are buying Iqvia stock?

IQV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Steadfast Capital Management LP, Third Point LLC, Capital Research Global Investors, USS Investment Management Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Iqvia.

How do I buy shares of Iqvia?

Shares of IQV 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Iqvia's stock price today?

One share of IQV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $115.19.

How big of a company is Iqvia?

Iqvia has a market capitalization of $23.61 billion and generates $9.74 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $1.31 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.36 on an earnings per share basis. Iqvia employs 55,000 workers across the globe.

What is Iqvia's official website?

The official website for Iqvia is http://www.iqvia.com.

How can I contact Iqvia?

Iqvia's mailing address is 83 WOOSTER HEIGHTS ROAD, DANBURY CT, 06810. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 919-998-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Iqvia (NYSE IQV)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  402 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  355 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  757
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Iqvia and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IQV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IQV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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