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    Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (LH)

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    117.21 Down 0.09(0.08%) 4:03PM EDT
    |After Hours : 117.24 Up 0.03 (0.02%) 4:54PM EDT
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    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:11.77B
    Enterprise Value (May 7, 2015)3:14.21B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):19.83
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2016)1:13.50
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.53
    Price/Sales (ttm):1.96
    Price/Book (mrq):3.52
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:2.37
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:12.18
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Dec 31, 2014
    Profitability
    Profit Margin (ttm):8.50%
    Operating Margin (ttm):15.98%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):8.42%
    Return on Equity (ttm):19.17%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):6.01B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):70.89
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):5.30%
    Gross Profit (ttm):2.20B
    EBITDA (ttm)6:1.17B
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):511.20M
    Diluted EPS (ttm):5.91
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):-5.30%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):580.00M
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):5.78
    Total Debt (mrq):3.03B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):106.75
    Current Ratio (mrq):1.73
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):33.34
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):739.00M
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):539.84M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    Beta:0.63
    52-Week Change3:18.44%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:10.90%
    52-Week High (Mar 31, 2015)3:131.19
    52-Week Low (Oct 15, 2014)3:95.61
    50-Day Moving Average3:124.78
    200-Day Moving Average3:114.48
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,129,350
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,508,340
    Shares Outstanding5:100.44M
    Float:100.02M
    % Held by Insiders1:0.35%
    % Held by Institutions1:103.50%
    Shares Short (as of Mar 31, 2015)3:3.81M
    Short Ratio (as of Mar 31, 2015)3:4.10
    Short % of Float (as of Mar 31, 2015)3:3.80%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:3.83M
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:N/A
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:N/A
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:N/A
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:N/A
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:N/A
    Payout Ratio4:N/A
    Dividend Date3:N/A
    Ex-Dividend Date4:Mar 29, 1994
    Last Split Factor (new per old)2:2:1
    Last Split Date3:May 13, 2002

    See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
    Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
    mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2014)
    fye = Fiscal Year Ending
    1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
    2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
    3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
    4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
    5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
    6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

    Currency in USD.