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McKesson Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.60 (+0.88 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $184.42
50-Day Range
MA: $176.85
52-Week Range
Now: $184.42
Volume901,764 shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$29.61 billion
P/E Ratio14.04
Dividend Yield0.91%
McKesson Corporation provides pharmaceuticals and medical supplies in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: U.S. Pharmaceutical, Prescription Technology Solutions, International, and Medical-Surgical Solutions. The U.S. Pharmaceutical segment distributes branded, generic, specialty, biosimilar, and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs and other healthcare-related products. This segment provides practice management, technology, clinical support, and business solutions to community-based oncology and other specialty practices; and solutions for life sciences companies, including offering multiple distribution channels and clinical trial access to specific patient populations through its network of oncology physicians. The segment also sells financial, operational and clinical solutions to pharmacies; and offers consulting, outsourcing, and other services. The Prescription Technology Solutions segment operates in the healthcare delivery system to connect pharmacies, providers, payers, and biopharma for next-generation patient access and adherence solutions. The International segment provides drug distribution services, specialty pharmacy, and retail and infusion care services. The Medical-Surgical Solutions segment distributes medical-surgical supplies and provides logistics and other services to healthcare providers. McKesson Corporation was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
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Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

24th out of 67 stocks

Drugs, Proprietaries, & Sundries Industry

2nd out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$231.05 billion
Cash Flow$21.47 per share
Book Value$30.01 per share


Net Income$900 million


Market Cap$29.61 billion
Next Earnings Date2/2/2021 (Confirmed)
+1.60 (+0.88 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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McKesson (NYSE:MCK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has McKesson's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

McKesson's stock was trading at $135.17 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MCK shares have increased by 36.4% and is now trading at $184.42.
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Is McKesson a buy right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for McKesson in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" McKesson stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than McKesson?

Wall Street analysts have given McKesson a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but McKesson wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is McKesson's next earnings date?

McKesson is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021.
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How can I listen to McKesson's earnings call?

McKesson will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 2nd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were McKesson's earnings last quarter?

McKesson Co. (NYSE:MCK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, November, 8th. The company reported $4.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.87 by $0.93. The business earned $60.81 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $59.35 billion. McKesson had a return on equity of 45.52% and a net margin of 0.95%. The firm's revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $3.60 earnings per share.
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How often does McKesson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McKesson?

McKesson declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Monday, January 4th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 30th.
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Is McKesson a good dividend stock?

McKesson pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.91%. McKesson has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of McKesson is 11.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, McKesson will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.63% next year. This indicates that McKesson will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has McKesson issued on next quarter's earnings?

McKesson updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $16.00-16.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $15.18.

What price target have analysts set for MCK?

13 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for McKesson's stock. Their forecasts range from $165.00 to $222.00. On average, they expect McKesson's share price to reach $185.62 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of McKesson's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of McKesson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other McKesson investors own include The 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 The Home Depot (HD).

Who are McKesson's key executives?

McKesson's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian S. Tyler, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $5.56M)
  • Mr. Britt J. Vitalone, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $2.3M)
  • Ms. Lori A. Schechter, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 58, Pay $2.71M)
  • Ms. Tracy L. Faber, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Sundeep G. Reddy, Sr. VP, Principal Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 46)
  • Ms. Nancy Flores, Exec. VP, Chief Information Officer & CTO (Age 53)
  • Ms. Holly Weiss, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Pete Slone, Sr. VP of Corp. Public Affairs
  • Mr. Kirk Kaminsky, Pres of The US Pharmaceutical & Specialty Solutions Bus.
  • Paul A. Smith, Sr. VP of Taxes

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC (0.11%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.10%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Granite Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%) and Campbell Capital Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own McKesson stock include Brian S Tyler, Brian Scott Tyler, Britt J Vitalone, Lori A Schechter, M Christine Jacobs, Marie L/Ca Knowles, Sundeep G Reddy and Tracy Faber.
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Which major investors are selling McKesson stock?

MCK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Hexavest Inc., Donald L. Hagan LLC, CX Institutional, Legacy Private Trust Co., Granite Investment Advisors LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Raymond James Trust N.A.. Company insiders that have sold McKesson company stock in the last year include Brian S Tyler, Britt J Vitalone, Lori A Schechter, Marie L/Ca Knowles, Sundeep G Reddy, and Tracy Faber.
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Which major investors are buying McKesson stock?

MCK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Strategic Wealth Designers, Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC, Campbell Capital Management Inc., DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Beacon Financial Group, and IFM Investors Pty Ltd.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is McKesson's stock price today?

One share of MCK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $184.42.

How big of a company is McKesson?

McKesson has a market capitalization of $29.61 billion and generates $231.05 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $900 million in net income (profit) each year or $14.95 on an earnings per share basis. McKesson employs 80,000 workers across the globe.

What is McKesson's official website?

The official website for McKesson is www.mckesson.com.

How can I contact McKesson?

McKesson's mailing address is 6555 STATE HWY 161, IRVING TX, 75039. The company can be reached via phone at 972-446-4800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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