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

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$45.97 +1.10 (+2.45 %)
(As of 01/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$45.97
Today's Range$44.73 - $46.08
52-Week Range$36.28 - $95.93
Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.25 billion
P/E Ratio9.32
Dividend Yield1.65%
Beta1.1
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 has a collaborative agreement with the Sol-Gel Technologies Ltd. for the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of an ivermectin cream in the United States. Perrigo Company plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals
SectorMedical
CUSIP71429010
Phone353-1709-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.95 billion
Cash Flow$7.9948 per share
Book Value$43.81 per share

Profitability

Net Income$119.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees10,400
Market Cap$6.25 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Investors 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 dividend yield of 1.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 29th. View Perrigo's Dividend History.

How were Perrigo's earnings last quarter?

Perrigo Company PLC (NYSE:PRGO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $1.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $1.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.17 billion. Perrigo had a return on equity of 11.32% and a net margin of 2.54%. Perrigo's revenue was down 8.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.39 earnings per share. 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 issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share 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?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Perrigo's stock. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Perrigo's stock price to reach $77.3571 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 68.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Perrigo.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Perrigo?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Perrigo in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Perrigo.

Has Perrigo been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about PRGO stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Perrigo earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Perrigo?

Perrigo saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,474,515 shares, a decrease of 37.7% from the December 14th total of 8,791,586 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,537,573 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 4.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Perrigo's Current Options Chain.

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc. (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), Moon Capital Management LLC (0.02%), Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.02%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.00%). Company insiders that own Perrigo stock include Geoffrey M Parker, Jeffrey C Smith, Jeffrey Needham, John Wesolowski, 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 Moon Capital Management LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perrigo.

Which institutional investors are buying Perrigo stock?

PRGO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meeder Asset Management Inc., Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. 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 $45.97.

How big of a company is Perrigo?

Perrigo has a market capitalization of $6.25 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:  648 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  616 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,264
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This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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