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NYSE: LH
Laboratory Corp Of America Holdings Stock

$201.48+2.03 (+1.02%)
Updated Apr 19, 2024
LH Price
$201.48
Fair Value Price
N/A
Market Cap
$16.94B
52 Week Low
$195.01
52 Week High
$243.30
P/E
41.98x
P/B
2.15x
P/S
1.59x
PEG
0.35x
Dividend Yield
1.43%
Revenue
$12.16B
Earnings
$418.00M
Gross Margin
27.7%
Operating Margin
6.63%
Profit Margin
3.4%
Debt to Equity
1.12
Operating Cash Flow
$1B
Beta
0.9
Next Earnings
Apr 25, 2024
Ex-Dividend
May 28, 2024
Next Dividend
Jun 12, 2024

LH Overview

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings, a clinical laboratory company, offers tests (blood chemistry analyses, urinalyses, blood cell counts, thyroid tests, Pap tests, tests for sexually transmitted diseases, hepatitis C tests, microbiology cultures and procedures, and alcohol and other substance-abuse tests). The company also provides gene-based and esoteric testing, and advanced tests targeting specific diseases. LabCorp was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Burlington, NC.

Zen Score

Industry Average (28)
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Due Diligence Checks

LH ($201.48) is trading below its intrinsic value of $226.09, according to an updated version of Benjamin Graham's Formula from Chapter 11 of "The Intelligent Investor"
Below Benjamin Graham Formula Value Valuation
LH is poor value based on its earnings relative to its share price (41.98x), compared to the US market average (40.51x)
P/E vs Market Valuation
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P/E vs Industry Valuation
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Valuation

LH price to earnings (PE)

For valuing profitable companies with steady earnings
Company
41.98x
Industry
36.14x
Market
40.51x
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P/E vs Industry Valuation
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P/E vs Market Valuation

LH price to book (PB)

For valuing companies that are loss-making or have lots of physical asset
Company
2.15x
Industry
4.01x
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P/B vs Industry Valuation

LH price to earnings growth (PEG)

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PEG Value Valuation

LH's financial health

Profit margin

Revenue
$3.0B
Net Income
-$167.1M
Profit Margin
-5.5%
LH's Earnings (EBIT) of $806.10M... subscribe to Premium to read more.
Interest Coverage Financials
LH's profit margin has decreased... subscribe to Premium to read more.
Profit Margin Growth Financials

Assets to liabilities

Assets
$16.7B
Liabilities
$8.8B
Debt to equity
1.12
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Short-term Liabilities Financials
LH's long-term liabilities ($5.61B) exceed... subscribe to Premium to read more.
Long-term Liabilities Financials
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Shrinking Debt Financials
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Healthy Debt to Equity Financials

Cash flow

Operating
$579.6M
Investing
-$330.6M
Financing
-$446.5M
LH's operating cash flow ($1.33B)... subscribe to Premium to read more.
Debt Coverage Financials

LH vs Diagnostic & Research Stocks

TickerMarket Cap1d %P/EP/B
LH$16.94B+1.02%41.98x2.15x
WAT$17.53B+0.64%27.24x15.24x
ILMN$18.66B+0.63%-16.00x3.25x
DGX$14.22B+2.01%16.92x2.25x
RVTY$12.46B+1.49%18.14x1.58x

Laboratory Of America Holdings Stock FAQ

What is Laboratory Of America Holdings's quote symbol?

(NYSE: LH) Laboratory Of America Holdings trades on the NYSE under the ticker symbol LH. Laboratory Of America Holdings stock quotes can also be displayed as NYSE: LH.

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What is the 52 week high and low for Laboratory Of America Holdings (NYSE: LH)?

(NYSE: LH) Laboratory Of America Holdings's 52-week high was $243.30, and its 52-week low was $195.01. It is currently -17.19% from its 52-week high and 3.32% from its 52-week low.

How much is Laboratory Of America Holdings stock worth today?

(NYSE: LH) Laboratory Of America Holdings currently has 84,100,000 outstanding shares. With Laboratory Of America Holdings stock trading at $201.48 per share, the total value of Laboratory Of America Holdings stock (market capitalization) is $16.94B.

Laboratory Of America Holdings stock was originally listed at a price of $4.38 in Dec 31, 1997. If you had invested in Laboratory Of America Holdings stock at $4.38, your return over the last 26 years would have been 4,505.26%, for an annualized return of 15.87% (not including any dividends or dividend reinvestments).

How much is Laboratory Of America Holdings's stock price per share?

(NYSE: LH) Laboratory Of America Holdings stock price per share is $201.48 today (as of Apr 19, 2024).

What is Laboratory Of America Holdings's Market Cap?

(NYSE: LH) Laboratory Of America Holdings's market cap is $16.94B, as of Apr 21, 2024.

Market cap (market capitalization) is the total market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.

Laboratory Of America Holdings's market cap is calculated by multiplying LH's current stock price of $201.48 by LH's total outstanding shares of 84,100,000.
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