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NYSE:MCK

McKesson - MCK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$365.20
+6.44 (+1.80%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$357.46
$365.40
50-Day Range
$300.57
$365.20
52-Week Range
$193.89
$365.40
Volume
769,745 shs
Average Volume
953,487 shs
Market Capitalization
$52.49 billion
P/E Ratio
38.60
Dividend Yield
0.51%
Price Target
$337.62

McKesson MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.6% Downside
$337.62 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.46% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.01
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.21mentions of McKesson in the last 14 days
Based on 23 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$17.35 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.15%
From $24.39 to $25.89 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.71 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

86th out of 1,135 stocks

Drugs, Proprietaries, & Sundries Industry

3rd out of 8 stocks

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About McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Stock

McKesson Corporation provides healthcare services in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: U.S. Pharmaceutical, International, Medical-Surgical Solutions, and Prescription Technology Solutions (RxTS). The U.S. Pharmaceutical segment distributes branded, generic, specialty, biosimilar, and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs and other healthcare-related products. This segment also provides practice management, technology, clinical support, and business solutions to community-based oncology and other specialty practices; and consulting, outsourcing, technological, and other services, as well as sells financial, operational, and clinical solutions to pharmacies. The International segment offers distribution and services to wholesale, institutional, and retail customers in 13 European countries and Canada. The Medical-Surgical Solutions segment provides medical-surgical supply distribution, logistics, and other services to healthcare providers. The RxTS segment serves biopharma and life sciences partners and patients to address medication challenges for patients throughout their journeys; connects pharmacies, providers, payers, and biopharma companies to deliver innovative access and adherence solutions; and provides third-party logistics and wholesale distribution support solutions. McKesson Corporation was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

McKesson Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE:MCK traded up $6.44 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $365.20. 769,745 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 953,487. The company has a market cap of $52.49 billion, a P/E ratio of 38.60, a PEG ratio of 1.48 and a beta of 0.63. McKesson has a twelve month low of $193.89 and a twelve month high of $365.40. The stock's fifty day simple moving average is $327.38 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $309.89.

McKesson Increases Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 1st will be given a $0.54 dividend. This is an increase from McKesson's previous quarterly dividend of $0.47. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $2.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.59%. McKesson's payout ratio is presently 19.87%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on MCK shares. Cowen increased their target price on shares of McKesson to $384.00 in a research note on Tuesday. Cowen boosted their price objective on McKesson from $325.00 to $361.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Monday, April 18th. Credit Suisse Group upped their target price on McKesson from $377.00 to $385.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research note on Monday, August 8th. Argus downgraded shares of McKesson from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Finally, Robert W. Baird increased their price objective on shares of McKesson from $386.00 to $400.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, McKesson presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $337.62.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, EVP Thomas L. Rodgers sold 209 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $326.90, for a total value of $68,322.10. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 3,353 shares in the company, valued at $1,096,095.70. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. In other McKesson news, CFO Britt J. Vitalone sold 27,281 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, May 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $333.16, for a total transaction of $9,088,937.96. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 13,693 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,561,959.88. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, EVP Thomas L. Rodgers sold 209 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $326.90, for a total value of $68,322.10. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 3,353 shares in the company, valued at $1,096,095.70. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 53,074 shares of company stock valued at $17,347,514. 0.21% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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MCK Stock News Headlines

States reach deal over marketing, safety of generic opioids
A former opioid manufacturer is agreeing in principle to pay up to $2.4 billion in a deal with a dozen states over its marketing and product safety practices
West Virginia officials to appeal opioid lawsuit decision
Officials in a West Virginia county plan to appeal a federal judge’s ruling in favor of three major U.S. drug distributors in a landmark lawsuit that accused them of causing a health crisis by distributing 81 million pills over eight years
Cowen Boosts McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Price Target to $384.00
McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Price Target Raised to $400.00
Mizuho Raises McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Price Target to $345.00
What 6 Analyst Ratings Have To Say About McKesson
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MCK Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/31/2021
Ex-Dividend for 7/1 Dividend
5/31/2022
Dividend Payable
7/01/2022
Today
8/13/2022
Ex-Dividend for 10/3 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
10/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/07/2022
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-Industry
Health Care Distributors
Sector
Medical
CUSIP
58155Q10
Employees
75,000
Year Founded
1833

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$337.62
High Stock Price Forecast
$409.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$230.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-7.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.11 billion
Pretax Margin
0.88%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$263.97 billion
Cash Flow
$31.56 per share
Book Value
($10.24) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
143,428,000
Market Cap
$52.49 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.63

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MCK Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell McKesson stock right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for McKesson in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" MCK shares.
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What is McKesson's stock price forecast for 2022?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for McKesson's shares. Their MCK share price forecasts range from $230.00 to $409.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $337.62 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.6%.
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How have MCK shares performed in 2022?

McKesson's stock was trading at $248.57 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, MCK shares have increased by 46.9% and is now trading at $365.20.
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When is McKesson's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 7th 2022.
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How were McKesson's earnings last quarter?

McKesson Co. (NYSE:MCK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, October, 31st. The company reported $6.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.66 by $1.49. The business had revenue of $66.58 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $63.23 billion. McKesson had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 350.22% and a net margin of 0.52%. The company's revenue was up 9.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $4.80 EPS.
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How often does McKesson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McKesson?

McKesson announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.54 per share on Monday, October 3rd. This represents a $2.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 31st. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.47.
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Is McKesson a good dividend stock?

McKesson (NYSE:MCK) pays an annual dividend of $1.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.52%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 16 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 19.87%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MCK will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.26% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will McKesson's stock buyback program work?

McKesson declared that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 6.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

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

McKesson updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $23.95-$24.65 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $23.35. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Brian Tyler's approval rating as McKesson's CEO?

220 employees have rated McKesson Chief Executive Officer Brian Tyler on Glassdoor.com. Brian Tyler has an approval rating of 88% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of McKesson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other McKesson investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), CVS Health (CVS), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Home Depot (HD).

What is McKesson's stock symbol?

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

Who are McKesson's major shareholders?

McKesson's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.97%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.41%), FMR LLC (2.16%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.69%), Northern Trust Corp (1.14%) and Nordea Investment Management AB (0.59%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian S Tyler, Brian S Tyler, Britt J Vitalone, Kevin Emerson, Lori A Schechter, Lori A Schechter, Marie L/Ca Knowles, Nancy Flores, Sundeep G Reddy, Sundeep G Reddy, Thomas L Rodgers, Thomas L Rodgers and Tracy Faber.
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How do I buy shares of McKesson?

Shares of MCK stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is McKesson's stock price today?

One share of MCK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $365.20.

How much money does McKesson make?

McKesson (NYSE:MCK) has a market capitalization of $52.49 billion and generates $263.97 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.11 billion in net income (profit) each year or $9.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does McKesson have?

The company employs 75,000 workers across the globe.

Does McKesson have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of McKesson: A.L.I. Technologies, AMISYS Managed Care Systems, Abaton.com, Access Health, Biologics, Celesio, CoverMyMeds, D & K Healthcare Resources, Drug Trading Co. Ltd., EN-Chart Scanning Program, Echo, Emendo, Enterprise Systems Inc., HBO & Company, HPR, HealthCom Partners, HealthQx, IMNET Systems, LloydsDirect, MED3000, McKesson Europe AG, McKesson Europe Holdings GmbH & Co. KGaA, McKesson Global Procurement & Sourcing Limited, McKesson International Bermuda IP2A Limited, McKesson International Bermuda IP3A Limited, McKesson Ireland Limited, McKesson Medical-Surgical Holdings Inc., McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc., McKesson Medical-Surgical Supply Chain Services LLP, McKesson Medical-Surgical Top Holdings Inc., McKesson Plasma and Biologics LLC, McKesson Specialty Care Distribution LLC, McKesson UK Finance I Limited, McKesson UK Finance II Limited, McKesson US Finance Corporation, McQueary Brothers, MedVentive, Medcon, MediVation Inc., Medical Specialties Distributors, Medis Health And Pharmaceutical Services, Moore Medical, NDCHealth, Oncology Therapeutics Network, PSS World Medical, Per-Se Technologies, Portico Systems, Practice Partner, RedLine HealthCare, RelayHealth, Rexall, Rosebud Solutions, RxCrossroads, Sterling Medical Services LLC, UDG Healthcare, US Oncology, US Oncology Holdings Inc., US Oncology Inc., United Drug (Wholesale) Limited, United Drug Distributors Ireland Limited, Vantage Oncology, Vivalog Technologies, Well.ca, and peerVue.
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When was McKesson founded?

McKesson was founded in 1833.

How can I contact McKesson?

McKesson's mailing address is 6555 STATE HWY 161, IRVING TX, 75039. The official website for the company is www.mckesson.com. The company can be reached via phone at (972) 446-4800, via email at investors@mckesson.com, or via fax at 415-983-8453.

This page (NYSE:MCK) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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