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NYSE:ZTSZoetis Stock Price, Forecast & News

$141.01
+0.49 (+0.35 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$139.35
Now: $141.01
$142.43
50-Day Range
$123.00
MA: $129.63
$142.53
52-Week Range
$90.14
Now: $141.01
$146.26
Volume1.94 million shs
Average Volume2.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$66.97 billion
P/E Ratio42.09
Dividend Yield0.57%
Beta0.79
Zoetis Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes animal health medicines, vaccines, and diagnostic products in the United States and internationally. It commercializes products primarily across species, including livestock, such as cattle, swine, poultry, fish, and sheep; and companion animals comprising dogs, cats, and horses. The company offers vaccines, which are biological preparations to prevent diseases of the respiratory, gastrointestinal, and reproductive tracts or induce a specific immune response; anti-infectives that prevent, kill, or slow the growth of bacteria, fungi, or protozoa; and parasiticides that prevent or eliminate external and internal parasites that include fleas, ticks, and worms. It also provides medicated feed additives that offer medicines to livestock; and other pharmaceutical products, which comprise allergy and dermatology, pain and sedation, antiemetic, reproductive, and oncology products. In addition, the company offers portable blood and urine analysis systems, and point-of-care diagnostic products, including instruments and reagents, rapid immunoassay tests, reference laboratory kits, and blood glucose monitors; and other non-pharmaceutical products, including nutritionals and agribusiness services, as well as products and services in complementary areas, such as biodevices and genetics. It markets its products to veterinarians, livestock producers, and retail outlets, as well as third-party veterinary distributors through its sales representatives, and technical and veterinary operations specialists. The company was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.27 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals
SectorMedical
CUSIP98978V10
Phone973-822-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.26 billion
Cash Flow$4.50 per share
Book Value$5.69 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.50 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees10,600
Market Cap$66.97 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Zoetis (NYSE:ZTS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Zoetis' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Zoetis' stock was trading at $130.27 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ZTS shares have increased by 8.2% and is now trading at $141.01. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Zoetis?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Zoetis in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings, 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Zoetis.

When is Zoetis' next earnings date?

Zoetis is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Zoetis.

How were Zoetis' earnings last quarter?

Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $1.53 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.50 billion. Zoetis had a net margin of 25.41% and a return on equity of 67.72%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.88 earnings per share. View Zoetis' earnings history.

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

Zoetis declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 20th. Investors of record on Friday, July 17th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.57%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 16th. View Zoetis' dividend history.

How will Zoetis' stock buyback program work?

Zoetis announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, December 12th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy up to 4.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Zoetis issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.17-3.42 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.66. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.95-6.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.44 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ZTS?

16 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Zoetis' shares. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $162.00. On average, they anticipate Zoetis' stock price to reach $141.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Zoetis.

Has Zoetis been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ZTS stock have been trending extremely negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Zoetis earned a coverage optimism score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutZoetis.

Are investors shorting Zoetis?

Zoetis saw a decline in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,370,000 shares, a decline of 5.2% from the April 30th total of 4,610,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,940,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's stock are short sold. View Zoetis' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Zoetis' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Zoetis own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Zoetis investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Hawkins (HWKN), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Micron Technology (MU), Accenture (ACN) and Transocean (RIG).

Who are Zoetis' key executives?

Zoetis' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Juan Ramón Alaix, CEO & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. Glenn C. David, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Dr. Catherine A. Knupp, Exec. VP and Pres of R&D (Age 58)
  • Mr. Clinton A. Lewis Jr., EVP and Grp Pres of Intl. Ops., Comm. Devp., Glbl Genetics, Aquatic Health & Human Medical Digs (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kristin C. Peck, Exec. VP and Group Pres of U.S. Operations, Bus. Devel. & Strategy (Age 48)

What is Zoetis' stock symbol?

Zoetis trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ZTS."

Who are Zoetis' major shareholders?

Zoetis' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.70%), State Street Corp (4.23%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.99%), Morgan Stanley (2.09%), Polen Capital Management LLC (2.06%) and Capital World Investors (1.99%). Company insiders that own Zoetis stock include Andrew Fenton, Catherine A Knupp, Clinton A Jr Lewis, Glenn David, Heidi C Chen, Juan Ramon Alaix, Khosla Sanjay, Kristin C Peck, Roman Trawicki, Roxanne Lagano and Willie M Reed. View institutional ownership trends for Zoetis.

Which institutional investors are selling Zoetis stock?

ZTS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1832 Asset Management L.P., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Morgan Stanley, Polen Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold Zoetis company stock in the last year include Andrew Fenton, Catherine A Knupp, Clinton A Jr Lewis, Glenn David, Heidi C Chen, Juan Ramon Alaix, Kristin C Peck, Roman Trawicki, Roxanne Lagano, and Willie M Reed. View insider buying and selling activity for Zoetis.

Which institutional investors are buying Zoetis stock?

ZTS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Capital Research Global Investors, FDx Advisors Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Eagle Asset Management Inc., Johnson Investment Counsel Inc., 1832 Asset Management L.P., and Sands Capital Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Zoetis.

How do I buy shares of Zoetis?

Shares of ZTS 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Zoetis' stock price today?

One share of ZTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $141.01.

How big of a company is Zoetis?

Zoetis has a market capitalization of $66.97 billion and generates $6.26 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.50 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.64 on an earnings per share basis. Zoetis employs 10,600 workers across the globe.

What is Zoetis' official website?

The official website for Zoetis is www.zoetis.com.

How can I contact Zoetis?

Zoetis' mailing address is 10 Sylvan Way, Parsippany NJ, 07054. The company can be reached via phone at 973-822-7000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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