McKesson Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:MCK)

About McKesson Corp.

McKesson Corp. logoMcKesson Corporation (McKesson) is a pharmaceutical distribution services and information technology company. The Company delivers an offering of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies. It operates through two segments: McKesson Distribution Solutions and McKesson Technology Solutions. The Distribution Solutions segment distributes branded and generic pharmaceutical drugs and other healthcare-related products around the world and provides 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, including offering multiple distribution channels and clinical trial access to its network of oncology physicians. The Technology Solutions segment delivers clinical, patient care, financial, supply chain and strategic management technology solutions, as well as connectivity, outsourcing and other services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Drugs Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Distributors
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MCK
  • CUSIP: 58155Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $166.36
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $181.98
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $179.01
  • 52-Week Range: $148.29 - $202.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.29
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.49
  • P/E Growth: 1.26
  • Market Cap: $37.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 225,701,000
  • Beta: 0.95
  • Net Margins: 1.15%
  • Return on Equity: 31.62%
  • Return on Assets: 5.10%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 1.07%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.64%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.56)
Consensus Price Target: $201.94 (21.39% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016MizuhoLower Price TargetNeutral$197.00 -> $183.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$210.00 -> $189.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperform$230.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$210.00 -> $221.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$199.00 -> $211.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$215.00 -> $225.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/6/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingMarket Perform$172.00 -> $197.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$220.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy$210.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/16/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/26/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
3/15/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$208.00 -> $173.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/15/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$220.00 -> $211.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$268.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q117$3.33$3.50$50.32 billion$49.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q416$3.14$2.44$46.83 billion$46.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q316$3.13$3.18$48.97 billion$47.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q216$2.99$3.31$47.85 billion$48.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q116$2.91$3.14$46.02 billion$47.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q415$2.75$2.94$45.00 billion$44.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q315$2.61$2.89$44.81 billion$47.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q215$2.73$2.79$42.99 billion$44.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q115$2.36$2.49$40.65 billion$44.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q414$2.40$2.55$35.89 billion$38.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q314$1.85$1.45$38.57 billion$34.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q214$2.03$2.27$32.16 billion$33.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q1 2014$1.71$2.07$32.60 billion$32.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q4 2013$2.30$1.45$32.01 billion$30.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q3 2013$1.62$1.41$30.81 billion$31.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.78$1.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.48$1.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$2.04$2.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2012$1.38$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$1.38$1.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.10$1.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$1.60$1.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2011$1.12$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $14.48 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$3.12$3.34$3.19
Q2 20163$3.20$3.47$3.33
Q3 20163$3.40$3.52$3.47
Q4 20162$3.76$3.79$3.78
Q1 20172$3.36$3.40$3.38
Q2 20172$3.10$3.10$3.10
Q3 20172$3.45$3.46$3.46
Q4 20172$3.51$3.60$3.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
Annual Dividend:$1.12
Dividend Yield:0.67%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:11.64% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
8.25% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
7.73% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.15%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.77%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/12/2016John H HammergrenChairmanSell100,500$180.77$18,167,385.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Wayne A BuddDirectorSell2,309$179.70$414,927.30View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016John H HammergrenChairmanSell100,500$184.22$18,514,110.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016M Christine JacobsDirectorSell915$193.78$177,308.70View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Marie L/Ca KnowlesDirectorSell915$192.73$176,347.95View SEC Filing  
7/14/2016James A BeerCFOSell5,500$199.00$1,094,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell37,420$182.87$6,842,995.40View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Patrick BlakeEVPSell6,322$182.87$1,156,104.14View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell18,709$182.06$3,406,160.54View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Lori A SchechterEVPSell107$182.06$19,480.42View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell18,718$179.33$3,356,698.94View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Patrick BlakeEVPSell3,162$179.33$567,041.46View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell101,833$170.71$17,383,911.43View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell101,833$176.81$18,005,092.73View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016John H HammergrenCEOSell45,300$159.00$7,202,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Nigel A ReesSVPSell6,000$157.59$945,540.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Susan R SalkaDirectorBuy1,000$156.21$156,210.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Lori A. SchechterEVPSell2,476$159.73$395,491.48View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016John H. HammergrenCEOSell101,833$194.11$19,766,803.63View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015John H. HammergrenCEOSell101,833$190.06$19,354,379.98View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015John H. HammergrenCEOSell56,533$190.01$10,741,835.33View SEC Filing  
10/12/2015John H. HammergrenCEOSell101,835$190.51$19,400,585.85View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Paul C JulianEVPSell55,666$214.54$11,942,583.64View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Paul C JulianEVPSell27,833$234.04$6,514,035.32View SEC Filing  
7/14/2015Paul C JulianEVPSell27,833$232.86$6,481,192.38View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Paul C JulianEVPSell55,668$234.06$13,029,652.08View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015John H HammergrenCEOSell60,000$238.53$14,311,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Lori A SchechterEVPSell1,468$238.22$349,706.96View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015John H HammergrenCEOSell30,062$238.97$7,183,916.14View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Paul C JulianEVPSell15,289$238.97$3,653,612.33View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Jorge FigueredoEVPSell20,775$240.11$4,988,285.25View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jorge FigueredoEVPSell8,525$240.00$2,046,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Randall N SprattEVPSell44,523$225.00$10,017,675.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Randall N SprattEVPSell7,477$225.00$1,682,325.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Alton F Irby IIIDirectorSell5,000$220.76$1,103,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Nigel A ReesMajor ShareholderSell9,000$220.42$1,983,780.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015John H HammergrenCEOSell64,521$219.52$14,163,649.92View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Brian Scott TylerEVPSell5,431$216.62$1,176,463.22View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015John H HammergrenCEOSell35,479$219.07$7,772,384.53View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015John H HammergrenCEOSell77,100$214.00$16,499,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014John H HammergrenCEOSell12,200$214.01$2,610,922.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Patrick BlakeEVPSell19,000$210.00$3,990,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014John H HammergrenCEOSell100,000$209.25$20,925,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Paul C JulianEVPSell74,666$202.51$15,120,611.66View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Patrick BlakeEVPSell38,000$204.68$7,777,840.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Paul C JulianEVPSell74,667$195.86$14,624,278.62View SEC Filing  
10/7/2014John H HammergrenCEOSell100,000$197.28$19,728,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Paul C JulianEVPSell74,667$196.76$14,691,478.92View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Jorge FigueredoEVPSell24,500$195.00$4,777,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014M Christine JacobsDirectorSell2,619$189.88$497,295.72View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Marie L/Ca KnowlesDirectorSell785$192.10$150,798.50View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Patrick BlakeEVPSell15,000$190.00$2,850,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Paul C JulianEVPSell21,057$186.89$3,935,342.73View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Alton F Irby IIIDirectorSell4,000$182.73$730,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014John H HammergrenCEOSell125,596$183.31$23,023,002.76View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Jorge FigueredoEVPSell20,542$183.30$3,765,348.60View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Brian Scott TylerEVPSell3,916$183.30$717,802.80View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Brian Scott TylerEVPSell8,250$184.17$1,519,402.50View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Jorge FigueredoEVPSell23,684$185.81$4,400,724.04View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Patrick BlakeEVPSell38,750$180.36$6,988,950.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Brian Scott TylerEVPSell6,250$169.68$1,060,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2014Alton Irby IIIDirectorSell1,300$167.98$218,374.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Nigel A ReesCFOSell7,000$158.72$1,111,040.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell8,250$153.44$1,265,880.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell9,000$138.51$1,246,590.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2013Paul JulianEVPSell84,000$134.04$11,259,360.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell9,000$138.00$1,242,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Paul C JulianEVPSell84,000$126.20$10,600,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Paul JulianEVPSell84,000$123.29$10,356,360.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Marie L/Ca KnowlesDirectorSell1,223$123.54$151,089.42View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell6,250$123.94$774,625.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Paul C JulianEVPSell84,750$114.89$9,736,927.50View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013David M LawrenceDirectorSell7,500$114.28$857,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Jorge FigueredoEVPSell6,250$115.00$718,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Jorge FigueredoEVPSell10,000$115.00$1,150,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Jorge FigueredoEVPSell22,500$113.63$2,556,675.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Laureen SeegerEVPSell57,750$114.89$6,634,897.50View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013John H HammergrenCEOSell230,484$115.21$26,554,061.64View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Randall N SprattEVPSell32,226$115.21$3,712,757.46View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell6,023$116.33$700,655.59View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Jeffrey C CampbellCFOSell73,102$116.33$8,503,955.66View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Laureen SeegerEVPSell17,250$116.50$2,009,625.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Laureen SeegerEVPSell17,250$118.13$2,037,742.50View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell5,000$117.81$589,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Nigel A ReesVPSell8,000$116.00$928,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Brian Scott TylerEVPSell6,250$115.59$722,437.50View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013John H HammergrenCEOSell75,000$115.30$8,647,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Jorge FigueredoEVPSell2,500$103.22$258,050.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2013Laureen SeegerEVPSell17,250$103.00$1,776,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Paul C JulianEVPSell36,250$87.02$3,154,475.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK)
DateHeadline logoMcKesson : Cary's Biologics is laying off 132 employees (NYSE:MCK) - September 28 at 11:00 AM
News IconCary’s Biologics is laying off 132 employees (NYSE:MCK) - September 27 at 5:58 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) from Drugs Wholesale (NYSE:MCK) - September 27 at 10:40 AM logoPlease Fill My Rx For McKesson Corporation - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MCK) - September 26 at 6:04 PM logoPlease Fill My Rx For McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) - September 26 at 10:44 AM logoCary's Biologics announces layoffs (NYSE:MCK) - September 24 at 5:35 PM
News IconMcKesson Corporation, a healthcare services and information technology company, will expand its existing workforce ... - Area Development Online (NYSE:MCK) - September 23 at 5:43 PM
News IconDrugs Wholesale: McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) Position of the day (NYSE:MCK) - September 23 at 10:46 AM
News IconOwnership Change: Putnam Fl Investment Management Co Has Cut ... - Chester News (NYSE:MCK) - September 22 at 5:48 PM
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News IconMcKesson commits to FHIR in new interoperability platform - (NYSE:MCK) - September 21 at 5:46 PM logoForeScout Technologies Appoints James Beer to Its Board of Directors (NYSE:MCK) - September 21 at 10:11 AM logoMcKesson Launches Intelligence Hub (MKC) (NYSE:MCK) - September 21 at 10:10 AM
News IconEpic Systems, Cerner, McKesson Make Key EHR Technology Moves (NYSE:MCK) - September 20 at 11:14 AM
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News IconNew McKesson Intelligence Hub seeks to break down payer data silos - MedCity News (NYSE:MCK) - September 19 at 6:04 PM logoGeneric Drug Price Deflation Is Weighing On McKesson Shares (NYSE:MCK) - September 19 at 6:04 PM logoQ+A With The Woman With The Biggest IT Role In The Healthcare Industry (NYSE:MCK) - September 19 at 10:35 AM
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News IconMcKesson Corp (NYSE:MCK) at $167.7: How much higher it can go (NYSE:MCK) - September 16 at 9:52 AM logoMcKesson : German antitrust watchdog raids drugs distributors (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 9:13 PM logoMcKesson Could Return As Much As 17.5%, Vetr Crowd Says (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 9:13 PM logoMcKesson Shares Tumble Amid Report Offices Raided On Drug-Pricing Probe - Benzinga (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 4:04 PM logoGerman antitrust watchdog raids drugs distributors (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 4:04 PM logoOne Reason Why McKesson (MCK) Stock Is Under Pressure Today (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 4:04 PM logoMcKesson Corp. (MCK) Sank To A 4-Month Low After CEO Sold Shares (NYSE:MCK) - September 15 at 9:28 AM logoMcKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), Surgical Care Affiliates ... - Benzinga (NYSE:MCK) - September 14 at 6:10 PM logoWorst Performing Industries For September 14, 2016 (NYSE:MCK) - September 14 at 11:49 AM
News IconMcKesson a Finalist for PM360 Trailblazer Awards 2016 (NYSE:MCK) - September 14 at 10:19 AM logoMcKesson Corp. (MCK) Is Losing Ground After CEO Sold Shares (NYSE:MCK) - September 14 at 10:19 AM logoMckesson Corp (MCK) Chairman, President & CEO John H Hammergren Sold $18.2 million of Shares (NYSE:MCK) - September 14 at 10:19 AM
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News IconStock Slipping Down Over the Past Five Trading Sessions: McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) (NYSE:MCK) - September 9 at 10:47 AM
News IconDOJ requests additional information on McKesson-Change merger - (NYSE:MCK) - September 8 at 9:56 AM logoMckesson Corp (MCK) Chairman, President & CEO John H Hammergren Sold $–8.5 million of Shares - (NYSE:MCK) - September 8 at 9:56 AM logoMckesson Corp (MCK) Chairman, President & CEO John H Hammergren Sold $18.5 million of Shares (NYSE:MCK) - September 8 at 9:56 AM logoThe Department of Justice has questions about planned Change Healthcare deal (NYSE:MCK) - September 7 at 6:14 PM
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McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016

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