Quintiles Transitional Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:Q)

About Quintiles Transitional Holdings

Quintiles Transitional Holdings logoQuintiles IMS Holdings Inc, formerly Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc., is a provider of biopharmaceutical development services and commercial outsourcing services. It is engaged in the development and commercialization of pharmaceutical therapies. Its segments include Product Development and Integrated Healthcare Services. Its Product Development segment is a contract research organization and is focused on Phase II-IV clinical trials and associated laboratory and analytical activities. The Integrated Healthcare Services segment includes commercial pharmaceutical sales and service organizations, and provides services, including commercial services, such as contract pharmaceutical sales forces, and healthcare business services for the healthcare sector, such as phase research, market access and consulting, health information analytics and technology consulting, and other healthcare solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Laboratories & Research
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: Q
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $78.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $77.41
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $77.03
  • 52-Week Range: $61.21 - $83.04
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 102.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.02
  • P/E Growth: 1.27
  • Market Cap: $18.30B
  • Outstanding Shares: 235,399,000
  • Beta: 0.68
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.55%
  • Return on Equity: -212.51%
  • Return on Assets: 11.32%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -29.14%
  • Current Ratio: 1.63%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.63%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.26)
Consensus Price Target: $81.40 (4.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/17/2017Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
2/15/2017Robert W. BairdDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$80.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
2/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$81.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$83.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$90.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Pacific CrestSet Price TargetBuy$82.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$89.00View Rating Details
12/1/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
12/1/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
12/1/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
11/30/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$90.00View Rating Details
10/27/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$75.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeBuy -> Hold$79.00View Rating Details
10/14/2016Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$84.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$75.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/27/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetHold$70.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$62.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$73.00View Rating Details
11/3/2015Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$82.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016        
2/14/2017Q416$1.05$1.09$1.97 billion$1.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.99$1.00$1.16 billion$1.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.90$0.93$1.15 billion$1.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.86$0.89$1.12 billion$1.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.87$0.90$1.13 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.81$0.94$1.11 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.70$0.78$1.05 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.71$0.72$1.04 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.67$0.71$1.08 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q214$0.64$0.65$1.05 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.60$0.65$1.03 billion$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q114$0.55$0.68$1.02 billion$1,000.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.55$0.58$980.64 million$1.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.50$0.54$952.14 million$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.46$0.50$942.30 million$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.10$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.45 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.17 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.82$0.92$0.86
Q2 20164$0.87$0.91$0.89
Q3 20164$0.95$1.00$0.97
Q4 20164$1.03$1.06$1.05
Q1 20174$0.94$1.07$1.00
Q2 20174$1.09$1.13$1.11
Q3 20174$1.12$1.21$1.16
Q4 20174$1.16$1.48$1.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 45.89%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/21/2016Jack M GreenbergDirectorSell2,000$79.77$159,540.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Kevin K GordonCOOSell24,000$66.41$1,593,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Corp 3IMajor ShareholderSell2,250,000$66.10$148,725,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Annie H LoDirectorBuy502$64.80$32,529.60View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Kevin K GordonCOOSell24,000$67.42$1,618,080.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2016Kevin K GordonCOOSell24,000$69.44$1,666,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Kevin K GordonCOOSell3,639$65.01$236,571.39View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Kevin K GordonCOOSell20,361$65.01$1,323,668.61View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Kevin K. GordonCOOSell24,000$65.03$1,560,720.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Charles Edward WilliamsSVPSell5,000$72.43$362,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Dennis B Ph D GillingsMajor ShareholderSell2,503,123$64.85$162,327,526.55View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Tpg Advisors V, Inc.InsiderSell2,251,719$64.85$146,023,977.15View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Michael J EvaniskoDirectorSell2,500$67.10$167,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Kevin K GordonCFOSell25,000$60.19$1,504,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Michael J EvaniskoDirectorSell2,500$57.86$144,650.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Kevin K GordonCFOSell25,000$59.16$1,479,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Jack M GreenbergDirectorSell23,508$57.29$1,346,773.32View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Kevin K GordonCFOSell25,000$56.77$1,419,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Dennis B Ph D GillingsMajor ShareholderSell3,566,187$58.09$207,159,802.83View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Michael J EvaniskoDirectorSell2,500$57.50$143,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Kevin K GordonCFOSell25,000$59.00$1,475,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Michael J EvaniskoDirectorSell5,000$54.00$270,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Tpg Advisors Iii, Inc.Major ShareholderSell3,287,209$50.23$165,116,508.07View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Christopher GordonDirectorSell570,682$50.31$28,711,011.42View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Dennis Ph Gillingsmajor shareholderSell570,681$50.31$28,710,961.11View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Mireille Phd GillingsDirectorSell3,304,542$50.31$166,251,508.02View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Tpg Advisors Iii, Inc.major shareholderSell3,564,119$50.31$179,310,826.89View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Derek WinstanlyVPSell60,000$50.00$3,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Michael EvaniskoDirectorSell5,000$50.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Derek WinstanlyVPSell60,000$48.00$2,880,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Derek WinstanlyVPSell60,000$46.00$2,760,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Derek WinstanlyVPSell60,000$44.00$2,640,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Michael EvaniskoDirectorSell8,000$43.00$344,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013John RatliffCOOSell212,140$42.55$9,026,557.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Michael MortimerVPSell200,000$42.55$8,510,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Group Holdings (Sbs) Advis TpgMajor ShareholderSell3,944,899$37.80$149,117,182.20View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Mireille GillingsDirectorSell2,257,805$37.80$85,345,029.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
DateHeadline
News IconBrokers Change Their Target Price On Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) (NYSE:Q)
oakridgeobserver.com - February 24 at 8:37 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:Q)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 8:37 PM
marketexclusive.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:Q) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:Q)
marketexclusive.com - February 24 at 8:14 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial (NYSE:Q)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 8:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuintilesIMS Announces Pricing of Senior Notes (NYSE:Q)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:33 PM
News IconEarnings Guidance on Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc.(Q) - Energy Index (NYSE:Q)
www.energyindexwatch.com - February 23 at 8:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Financials (NYSE:Q)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:33 PM
4-traders.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. : Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:Q)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
marketexclusive.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:Q) Files An 8-K Other Events (NYSE:Q)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuintilesIMS Announces Offering of Senior Notes and Proposed Refinancing of Existing Indebtedness (NYSE:Q)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3:35 am QuintilesIMS to offer up to 850 mln of senior notes due 2025 (NYSE:Q)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:Q)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
moodys.com logoQuintiles IMS Incorporated -- Moody's rates Quintiles IMS's new Euro notes Ba3; Sr. Sec. term loans Ba1 (NYSE:Q)
www.moodys.com - February 22 at 9:27 AM
News IconQuintiles transitional holdings inc. (q) lowered to hold at deutsche bank ag – sports perspectives (NYSE:Q)
getthatmoneyhoney.com - February 21 at 5:28 PM
News IconQuintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (Q) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results (NYSE:Q)
www.graffiotech.com - February 18 at 8:11 AM
News IconIs The Sell-Side Predicting That Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) Will Move Higher? - Winfield Review (NYSE:Q)
winfieldreview.com - February 17 at 8:01 PM
4-traders.com logoQuintilesIMS : Named to FORTUNE’s 2017 List of “World’s Most Admired Companies” (NYSE:Q)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoQuintilesIMS downgraded by Robert W. Baird (NYSE:Q)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. :Q-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 15, 2017 (NYSE:Q)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuintilesIMS Named to FORTUNE’s 2017 List of “World’s Most Admired Companies” (NYSE:Q)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. :Q-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 16, 2017 (NYSE:Q)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:Q)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:04 PM
News IconImpact of Brokerage Rating on Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc.(Q) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:Q)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 15 at 5:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuintiles reports 4Q loss (NYSE:Q)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
News IconExamining Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. (Q)'s track record of earnings (NYSE:Q)
latribunadecanarias.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
News IconQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. Earnings Advance 153% In Q4 (NYSE:Q)
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seekingalpha.com logoQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:Q)
seekingalpha.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
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prensariotiretail.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:05 am QuintilesIMS beats by $0.03, reports revs in-line; guides Q1 EPS and rev below consensus; guides FY17 EPS in-line, revs below consensus; adds $1 bln to buyback (NYSE:Q)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUINTILES IMS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements (NYSE:Q)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of Q.N earnings conference call or presentation 14-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:Q)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 15 at 12:04 AM
realistinvestor.com logoThe Growth Forecast For Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:Q)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 12 at 8:26 AM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc.(Q) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:Q)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 12 at 8:26 AM
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randolphguide.com - February 2 at 9:41 PM
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www.live-pr.com - February 1 at 10:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : Q-US : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:Q)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 10:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuintilesIMS to Announce Fourth-Quarter 2016 Results and Issue 2017 Guidance on February 14, 2017 (NYSE:Q)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 9:23 PM
News IconWhat’s Next for Quintiles IMS Holdings Inc (Q) After Forming Bullish Multiple Top Pattern? (NYSE:Q)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 8:07 PM
News IconQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc Q Pharmaceuticals Healthcare Deals and Alliances Profile Prices from USD $250 (NYSE:Q)
www.bioportfolio.com - January 24 at 8:15 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 23 at 7:44 PM
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www.realistinvestor.com - January 22 at 12:11 AM
News IconGearing Up For a Bull Run? Analysts Weigh in on Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:Q)
wsbeacon.com - January 19 at 1:02 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 16 at 7:53 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 14 at 5:05 AM
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www.medgadget.com - January 12 at 8:04 PM
News IconQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report Prices from USD $175 (NYSE:Q)
www.bioportfolio.com - January 7 at 11:59 PM
sbwire.com logoPharmacovigilance Market Poised for Steady Growth in the Future (NYSE:Q)
www.sbwire.com - January 6 at 12:40 AM
capitalcube.com logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : Q-US : January 4, 2017 (NYSE:Q)
www.capitalcube.com - January 4 at 4:04 PM
barrons.com logo[$$] Quintiles Is a Play on the Cures Act (NYSE:Q)
www.barrons.com - January 4 at 12:08 AM

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What is Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock symbol?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "Q."

Where is Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock going? Where will Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

19 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Quintiles Transitional Holdings' shares. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Quintiles Transitional Holdings' share price to reach $81.40 in the next twelve months.

When will Quintiles Transitional Holdings announce their earnings?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 26th 2016.

Who owns Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bain Capital Investors LLC (4.04%), Janus Capital Management LLC (3.15%), Leonard Green & Partners L.P. (2.98%), Glenview Capital Management LLC (2.81%), Brahman Capital Corp. (2.28%) and State Street Corp (1.13%). Company insiders that own Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock include Annie H Lo, Charles Edward Williams, Corp 3I, Dennis B Ph D Gillings, Jack M Greenberg, Kevin K Gordon, Michael J Evanisko and Tpg Advisors V, Inc.

Who sold Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock? Who is selling Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CNH Partners LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, FIL Ltd, Marshall Wace LLP, Franklin Resources Inc. and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock in the last year include Corp 3I, Jack M Greenberg and Kevin K Gordon.

Who bought Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock? Who is buying Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Leonard Green & Partners L.P., Glenview Capital Management LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Brahman Capital Corp., Three Bays Capital LP, State Street Corp, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd and Alkeon Capital Management LLC.

How do I buy Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock?

Shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock cost?

One share of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.64.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff