NYSE:MCK - McKesson Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$109.19 -2.71 (-2.42 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$111.90
Today's Range$108.55 - $113.39
52-Week Range$108.55 - $178.86
Volume2.26 million shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.79 billion
P/E Ratio8.65
Dividend Yield1.34%
Beta1.03
McKesson Corporation provides pharmaceuticals and medical supplies in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: U.S. Pharmaceutical and Specialty Solutions, European Pharmaceutical Solutions, and Medical-Surgical Solutions. The company distributes branded, generic, specialty, biosimilar, and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs, as well as other healthcare-related products; and offers practice management, technology, clinical support, and business solutions to community-based oncology and other specialty practices. It also provides specialty pharmaceutical solutions for pharmaceutical manufacturers; and medical-surgical supply distribution, logistics, and other services to healthcare providers. In addition, the company operates retail pharmacy chains in Europe and Canada, as well as supports independent pharmacy networks within North America and Europe; and supplies integrated pharmacy management systems, automated dispensing systems, and related services to retail, outpatient, central fill, specialty, and mail order pharmacies. Further, it provides software and analytics, network solutions, and technology-enabled services. The company serves retail national accounts, including national and regional chains, food and drug combinations, mail order pharmacies, and mass merchandisers; independent retail pharmacies; and institutional healthcare providers, such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, and long-term care providers, as well as pharmaceutical manufacturers. McKesson Corporation was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNYSE:MCK
Previous Symbol
CUSIP58155Q10
Phone415-983-8300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.69
Current Ratio0.99
Quick Ratio0.56

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.65
Forward P/E Ratio8.14
P/E Growth1.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$208.36 billion
Price / Sales0.10
Cash Flow$26.3744 per share
Price / Cash Flow4.14
Book Value$48.74 per share
Price / Book2.24

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$12.62
Net Income$67 million
Net Margins0.06%
Return on Equity26.55%
Return on Assets4.42%

Miscellaneous

Employees78,000
Outstanding Shares195,380,000
Market Cap$22.79 billion
OptionableOptionable

McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is McKesson's stock symbol?

McKesson trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MCK."

How often does McKesson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McKesson?

McKesson declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 30th. View McKesson's Dividend History.

How were McKesson's earnings last quarter?

McKesson Co. (NYSE:MCK) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The company reported $3.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.28 by $0.32. The company earned $53.08 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $53.56 billion. McKesson had a return on equity of 26.55% and a net margin of 0.06%. View McKesson's Earnings History.

When is McKesson's next earnings date?

McKesson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for McKesson.

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

McKesson issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $13.20-13.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $13.29.

What price target have analysts set for MCK?

14 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for McKesson's stock. Their predictions range from $2.86 to $200.00. On average, they expect McKesson's stock price to reach $145.9892 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for McKesson.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for McKesson?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for McKesson in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for McKesson.

Has McKesson been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MCK stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. McKesson earned a daily sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of McKesson's key competitors?

Who are McKesson's key executives?

McKesson's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John H. Hammergren, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)
  • Britt J. Vitalone, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 49)
  • Ms. Lori A. Schechter, Chief Compliance Officer, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jorge L. Figueredo, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Paul C. Julian, Exec. VP (Age 63)

Who are McKesson's major shareholders?

McKesson's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.15%), Vanguard Group Inc (8.15%), BlackRock Inc. (7.89%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.54%), FMR LLC (2.10%) and Nordea Investment Management AB (1.69%). Company insiders that own McKesson stock include Erin M Lampert, John H Hammergren, M Christine Jacobs, Marie L/Ca Knowles and N Anthony Coles. View Institutional Ownership Trends for McKesson.

Which institutional investors are selling McKesson stock?

MCK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, AQR Capital Management LLC, Ruffer LLP, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, FMR LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold McKesson company stock in the last year include Erin M Lampert and N Anthony Coles. View Insider Buying and Selling for McKesson.

Which institutional investors are buying McKesson stock?

MCK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, Baupost Group LLC MA, Baupost Group LLC MA, Hsbc Holdings PLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for McKesson.

How do I buy shares of McKesson?

Shares of MCK 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 McKesson's stock price today?

One share of MCK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $109.19.

How big of a company is McKesson?

McKesson has a market capitalization of $22.79 billion and generates $208.36 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $67 million in net income (profit) each year or $12.62 on an earnings per share basis. McKesson employs 78,000 workers across the globe.

What is McKesson's official website?

The official website for McKesson is http://www.mckesson.com.

How can I contact McKesson?

McKesson's mailing address is ONE POST ST, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94104. The company can be reached via phone at 415-983-8300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for McKesson (NYSE MCK)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  774 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  436 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,210
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This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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