NYSE:PRGO - Perrigo Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$65.46 -0.12 (-0.18 %)
(As of 11/13/2018 01:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$65.58
Today's Range$64.19 - $66.15
52-Week Range$62.74 - $95.93
Volume1.83 million shs
Average Volume1.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.70 billion
P/E Ratio13.28
Dividend Yield1.19%
Beta0.66
Perrigo Company plc, a healthcare company, manufactures and supplies over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare products, infant formulas, branded OTC products, and generic pharmaceutical products worldwide. The company operates through Consumer Healthcare Americas, Consumer Healthcare International, and Prescription Pharmaceuticals segments. It offers OTC products in cough, cold, allergy, sinus, analgesic, gastrointestinal, smoking cessation, infant formula and food, animal health, diagnostic, lifestyle, personal care and derma-therapeutics, natural health and vitamins, and anti-parasite categories. The company also develops, manufactures, and markets a portfolio of generic prescription drugs, such as creams, ointments, lotions, gels, shampoos, foams, suppositories, sprays, liquids, suspensions, solutions, powders, controlled substances, injectables, hormones, oral solid dosage forms, and oral liquid formulations. In addition, it offers contract manufacturing services. The company offers its products through retail drug, supermarket, and mass merchandise chains; hospitals; pharmacies; wholesalers; drug and grocery stores; and para pharmacies, as well as through a network of pharmacy sales force in North America, Europe, Australia, Israel, and China. Perrigo Company plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNYSE:PRGO
Previous Symbol
CUSIP71429010
Phone353-1709-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.26

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.28
Forward P/E Ratio13.96
P/E Growth2.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.95 billion
Price / Sales1.80
Cash Flow$8.1621 per share
Price / Cash8.02
Book Value$43.81 per share
Price / Book1.49

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.93
Net Income$119.60 million
Net Margins2.54%
Return on Equity11.32%
Return on Assets5.96%

Miscellaneous

Employees10,400
Outstanding Shares135,860,000
Market Cap$8.70 billion
OptionableOptionable

Perrigo (NYSE:PRGO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Perrigo's stock symbol?

Perrigo trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PRGO."

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

Perrigo announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Tuesday, December 18th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. View Perrigo's Dividend History.

How were Perrigo's earnings last quarter?

Perrigo Company PLC (NYSE:PRGO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $1.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.04. The firm earned $1.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.17 billion. Perrigo had a net margin of 2.54% and a return on equity of 11.32%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.39 EPS. View Perrigo's Earnings History.

When is Perrigo's next earnings date?

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

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

Perrigo updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.45-4.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.86. The company issued revenue guidance of ~$4.72 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.87 billion.Perrigo also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $4.45-4.65 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for PRGO?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Perrigo's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $110.00. On average, they expect Perrigo's stock price to reach $83.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Perrigo.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Perrigo?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Perrigo in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Perrigo.

Has Perrigo been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PRGO stock have trended neutral on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Perrigo earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Perrigo's key competitors?

Who are Perrigo's key executives?

Perrigo's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ronald L. Winowiecki, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Todd W. Kingma, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Sharon Kochan, Exec. VP & Pres of Branded Consumer Healthcare and International (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Needham, Exec. VP & Pres of Consumer Healthcare Americas (Age 62)
  • Mr. Murray S. Kessler, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)

Who are Perrigo's major shareholders?

Perrigo's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.10%), BlackRock Inc. (6.08%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.29%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (2.07%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (1.41%) and Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management (1.23%). Company insiders that own Perrigo stock include Geoffrey M Parker, Jeffrey C Smith, Jeffrey Needham, John Wesolowski, Judy L Brown, Murray S Kessler, Sharon Kochan, Svend Andersen, Thomas Farrington, Todd W Kingma and Uwe Roehrhoff. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Perrigo.

Which institutional investors are selling Perrigo stock?

PRGO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., BlackRock Inc., Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd., Crawford Investment Counsel Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Perrigo company stock in the last year include John Wesolowski, Thomas Farrington and Todd W Kingma. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perrigo.

Which institutional investors are buying Perrigo stock?

PRGO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Mivtachim The Workers Social Insurance Fund Ltd. Under Special Management, First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD. and Artemis Investment Management LLP. Company insiders that have bought Perrigo stock in the last two years include Geoffrey M Parker, Jeffrey C Smith, John Wesolowski, Murray S Kessler, Svend Andersen, Todd W Kingma and Uwe Roehrhoff. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perrigo.

How do I buy shares of Perrigo?

Shares of PRGO 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 Perrigo's stock price today?

One share of PRGO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.67.

How big of a company is Perrigo?

Perrigo has a market capitalization of $8.70 billion and generates $4.95 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $119.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.93 on an earnings per share basis. Perrigo employs 10,400 workers across the globe.

What is Perrigo's official website?

The official website for Perrigo is http://www.perrigo.com.

How can I contact Perrigo?

Perrigo's mailing address is TREASURY BUILDING LOWER GRAND CANAL STREET, DUBLIN L2, 49010. The company can be reached via phone at 353-1709-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Perrigo (NYSE PRGO)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  634 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  598 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,232
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This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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