Quintiles Transitional Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:Q)

About Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)

Quintiles Transitional Holdings logoQuintiles IMS Holdings, Inc., formerly Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc., provides integrated information and technology-enabled healthcare services. The Company operates through segments, including Commercial Solutions; Research & Development Solutions, and Integrated Engagement Services. The Commercial Solutions segment offerings include national information offerings, sub-national information offerings, technology solutions, and workflow analytics and consulting services. The Research & Development Solutions segment provides biopharmaceutical development services. It offers project management and clinical monitoring, clinical trial support services, Q2 solutions, and strategic planning and design. The Integrated Engagement Services segment offerings include healthcare provider engagement services, patient engagement services, and scientific strategy and medical affairs services. The Company has its operations in the Americas, Europe and Africa, and the Asia-Pacific.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Biotechnology & Medical Research
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:Q
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.quintilesims.com
  • Market Cap: $22.16237 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 216,526,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $96.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $89.62
  • 52 Week Range: $70.10 - $103.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 298.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.51
  • P/E Growth: 1.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $6.97 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.20
  • Book Value: $34.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.96
  • EBITDA: $1.51 billion
  • Net Margins: 0.82%
  • Return on Equity: 14.23%
  • Return on Assets: 5.07%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.14%
  • Current Ratio: 1.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.23%
  • Average Volume: 2.01 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.62
  • Short Ratio: 8.08

Frequently Asked Questions for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)

What is Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock symbol?

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

How will Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock buyback program work?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 5.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Quintiles Transitional Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $1.09 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.97 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.96 billion. Quintiles Transitional Holdings had a return on equity of 14.23% and a net margin of 0.82%. Quintiles Transitional Holdings's quarterly revenue was up 68.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.93 EPS. View Quintiles Transitional Holdings' Earnings History.

When will Quintiles Transitional Holdings make its next earnings announcement?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Quintiles Transitional Holdings.

What guidance has Quintiles Transitional Holdings issued on next quarter's earnings?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.50-4.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.54. The company issued revenue guidance of $8.00-8.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.02 billion.Quintiles Transitional Holdings also updated its Q3 guidance to $1.10-1.15 EPS.

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

19 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock. Their predictions range from $72.00 to $116.00. On average, they anticipate Quintiles Transitional Holdings' share price to reach $93.64 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Quintiles Transitional Holdings.

Who are some of Quintiles Transitional Holdings' key competitors?

Who are Quintiles Transitional Holdings' key executives?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ari Bousbib, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas H. Pike, Vice Chairman of the Board; President, Research & Development Solutions
  • Michael R. McDonnell, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kevin C. Knightly, President - Information and Technology Solutions
  • James H. Erlinger III, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • John G. Danhakl, Director
  • James A. Fasano, Director
  • Dennis B. Gillings Ph.D., Director
  • Ronald A. Rittenmeyer, Director
  • Todd B. Sisitsky, Director

Who owns Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock?

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.09%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.07%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.04%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.02%), Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and Shell Asset Management Co. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock include Annie H Lo, Ari Bousbib, Corp 3I, Cpp Investment Board Private H, Dennis B Ph D Gillings, Jack M Greenberg, James H Erlinger III, John Connaughton, John G Danhakl, Kevin C Knightly and Kevin K Gordon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Quintiles Transitional Holdings.

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 APG Asset Management N.V., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Shell Asset Management Co., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. and Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock in the last year include Ari Bousbib, Cpp Investment Board Private H, Dennis B Ph D Gillings, Jack M Greenberg, James H Erlinger III, John Connaughton, John G Danhakl and Kevin C Knightly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quintiles Transitional Holdings.

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

Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Treasurer State of Michigan, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. and LS Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quintiles Transitional Holdings.

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.

What is Quintiles Transitional Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $103.03.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE Q)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  518
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quintiles Transitional Holdings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.47)
Consensus Price Target: $93.64 (9.11% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Price Target History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Analysts' Ratings History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/16/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$98.00 -> $110.00N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$98.00N/AView Rating Details
9/24/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$100.00LowView Rating Details
9/19/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$116.00LowView Rating Details
9/18/2017ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$98.00 -> $104.00LowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$96.00 -> $97.00LowView Rating Details
8/4/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$87.00 -> $92.00LowView Rating Details
8/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$94.00LowView Rating Details
8/4/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuy$98.00 -> $100.00LowView Rating Details
8/4/2017William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$70.10 -> $93.42LowView Rating Details
5/4/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingIn-Line$84.00 -> $88.50LowView Rating Details
5/4/2017MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$90.00 -> $93.00LowView Rating Details
2/17/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
2/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$81.00 -> $80.00N/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$83.00N/AView Rating Details
12/4/2016Pacific CrestSet Price TargetBuy$82.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$89.00N/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
10/27/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$75.00 -> $72.00N/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$62.00 -> $87.00N/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$73.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Earnings by Quarter for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Earnings History by Quarter for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE Q)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2017$1.14N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$1.05$1.09$1.96 billion$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2017Q1 17$0.95$1.01$1.91 billion$1.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.45
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.22
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.93$1.04$0.97
Q2 20174$1.04$1.10$1.06
Q3 20174$1.12$1.15$1.14
Q4 20174$1.16$1.34$1.29
Q1 20182$1.18$1.20$1.19
Q2 20182$1.22$1.23$1.23
Q3 20182$1.28$1.30$1.29
Q4 20182$1.47$1.55$1.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.22%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/18/2017James H Erlinger IIIInsiderSell10,000$100.51$1,005,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2017Ari BousbibInsiderSell46,080$94.91$4,373,452.80View SEC Filing  
9/27/2017James H Erlinger IIIInsiderSell10,000$94.52$945,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2017Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell6,748,026$94.87$640,185,226.62View SEC Filing  
9/19/2017John ConnaughtonDirectorSell1,030,429$94.87$97,756,799.23View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017Ari BousbibInsiderSell46,080$95.65$4,407,552.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2017Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell5,218,245$97.33$507,891,785.85View SEC Filing  
8/28/2017Dennis B Ph D GillingsDirectorSell968,023$97.33$94,217,678.59View SEC Filing  
8/25/2017Kevin C KnightlyInsiderSell19,339$99.51$1,924,423.89View SEC Filing  
8/9/2017Kevin C KnightlyInsiderSell20,000$90.28$1,805,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017Ari BousbibInsiderSell92,160$90.35$8,326,656.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2017Cpp Investment Board Private HMajor ShareholderSell7,131,165$84.01$599,089,171.65View SEC Filing  
5/31/2017Dennis B Ph D GillingsDirectorSell860,000$84.01$72,248,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017John G DanhaklDirectorSell761,143$84.01$63,943,623.43View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Jack M GreenbergDirectorSell6,092$82.50$502,590.00View SEC Filing  
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)


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Quintiles Transitional Holdings (Q) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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