DGX - Quest Diagnostics Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
87.04
+1.94 (+2.28%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close85.10
Open85.73
Bid87.03 x 1800
Ask89.75 x 1100
Day's Range85.68 - 87.33
52 Week Range78.95 - 116.49
Volume1,560,062
Avg. Volume1,413,926
Market Cap11.844B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.05
PE Ratio (TTM)14.06
EPS (TTM)6.19
Earnings DateFeb 14, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.12 (2.49%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-14
1y Target Est98.13
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  • Health care continues to grow: Quest Diagnostics CEO
    Fox Business Videos13 days ago

    Health care continues to grow: Quest Diagnostics CEO

    Quest Diagnostics CEO Steve Rusckowski on where the opportunities for growth are for the laboratory-services company, the growth of the health-care sector and efforts to reduce health-care spending in America.

  • Quest Diagnostics' Core Diagnostics Strong Amid Several Woes
    Zacks9 hours ago

    Quest Diagnostics' Core Diagnostics Strong Amid Several Woes

    Quest Diagnostics' (DGX) steady efforts to intensify focus on core diagnostic information services business and an intelligent capital management give investors ample reasons to cheer for.

  • Markit6 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Quest Diagnostics Inc.

    # Quest Diagnostics Inc ### NYSE:DGX View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * Bearish sentiment is low ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for DGX with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $12.02 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold DGX are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Healthcare sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, but is easing. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. DGX credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • More Adults Know Their Multidigit Wi-Fi Password Than Vital Health Information, Including Their Single-Letter Blood Type
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    More Adults Know Their Multidigit Wi-Fi Password Than Vital Health Information, Including Their Single-Letter Blood Type

    SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans have multiple numbers at their fingertips, but some of the numbers that could be most important to their health are not among them. New research released today by Quest Diagnostics (DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic insights, shows that a majority of adults don't know vital health information for them or their family members, but nearly all would like to be able to access their health information online. Results from the "Know Your Numbers" survey show that more people remember their social media log-ins, current bank balances, Wi-Fi-passwords and even the security code on the back of their credit card than they do important personal health data, including their blood type and cholesterol and blood sugar levels.

  • Is Quest Diagnostics Incorporated’s (NYSE:DGX) 17% ROE Strong Compared To Its Industry?
    Simply Wall St.12 days ago

    Is Quest Diagnostics Incorporated’s (NYSE:DGX) 17% ROE Strong Compared To Its Industry?

    Many investors are still learning about the various metrics that can be useful when analysing a stock. This article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Read More...

  • Quest Diagnostics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2018 Financial Results On February 14
    PR Newswire14 days ago

    Quest Diagnostics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2018 Financial Results On February 14

    A replay of the call may be accessed online at www.QuestDiagnostics.com/investor or by phone at 866-424-7881 for domestic callers or 203-369-0869 for international callers, no passcode is required. Telephone replays will be available from approximately 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on February 14, 2019 until midnight Eastern Time on February 28, 2019. Quest Diagnostics empowers people to take action to improve health outcomes.  Derived from the world's largest database of clinical lab results, our diagnostic insights reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management.

  • Quest Diagnostics To Speak At The 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
    PR Newswire19 days ago

    Quest Diagnostics To Speak At The 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

    SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, announced that it is scheduled to speak at the 37th Annual J. P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco.  Stephen Rusckowski, Chairman, President and CEO and Mark Guinan, Executive Vice President and CFO will discuss the company's vision, goals and two-point strategy to accelerate growth and drive operational excellence. Quest Diagnostics empowers people to take action to improve health outcomes.  Derived from the world's largest database of clinical lab results, our diagnostic insights reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management.

  • Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Divests India Business to Strand
    Zacks28 days ago

    Quest Diagnostics (DGX) Divests India Business to Strand

    Quest Diagnostics (DGX) sees lucrative prospects in the U.S. diagnostic testing market.

  • Should You Investigate Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX) At US$81.70?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Should You Investigate Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX) At US$81.70?

    Let's talk about the popular Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX). The company's shares received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on the NYSE over the last few months, Read More...

  • Quest Diagnostics Completes Sale of India Diagnostics Services Business to Strand Life Sciences
    PR Newswirelast month

    Quest Diagnostics Completes Sale of India Diagnostics Services Business to Strand Life Sciences

    SECAUCUS, N.J. , Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today announced that it has completed the sale of its India ...

  • Workforce Drug Positivity Rises by Double-Digits in Almost One-Third of U.S. Industry Sectors Examined, According to New Quest Diagnostics Analysis
    PR Newswirelast month

    Workforce Drug Positivity Rises by Double-Digits in Almost One-Third of U.S. Industry Sectors Examined, According to New Quest Diagnostics Analysis

    SECAUCUS, N.J., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Drug use by the U.S. workforce increased each year -- and by double-digits over two years -- between 2015 and 2017, in five of 16 major U.S. industry sectors analyzed, according to a first-ever analysis of industry-specific data from more than ten million urine drug test results performed by Quest Diagnostics (DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services. The data from the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index™ industry analysis show that the Retail Trade (5.3%), Health Care and Social Assistance (4.7%), and Real Estate Rental and Leasing (4.6%) sectors had the highest overall positivity rates in 2017, while the Utilities (2.8%) and Finance and Insurance (2.6%) sectors had the lowest rates.

  • Amazon Eyeing Diagnostic Space to Gather Steam in Healthcare
    Zackslast month

    Amazon Eyeing Diagnostic Space to Gather Steam in Healthcare

    Amazon's (AMZN) growing healthcare initiatives are likely to aid its growth in the healthcare supply chain management market.

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    Do Analysts See Any Upside for DaVita Stock?

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  • Understanding DaVita’s Operational Performance
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    Understanding DaVita’s Operational Performance

    In the third quarter, DaVita’s (DVA) patient care and other costs rose YoY (year-over-year) to $2.06 billion from $1.95 billion. Its gross margin expanded YoY to 27.52% from 25.41%. Expected trends

  • Taking Stock of DaVita’s Performance
    Market Realistlast month

    Taking Stock of DaVita’s Performance

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  • Zackslast month

    Myriad Genetics Announces Encouraging EndoPredict Test Data

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  • Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX) Hedge Funds Are Snapping Up
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX) Hedge Funds Are Snapping Up

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  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Comcast, Avnet, NIKE, Helios and Matheson Analytics, Quest Diagnostics, and Nevsun Resources — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications

    NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Quest Diagnostics Rides on Product Launches, Strategic Deals
    Zacks2 months ago

    Quest Diagnostics Rides on Product Launches, Strategic Deals

    Quest Diagnostics' (DGX) consistent efforts to refocus on core diagnostic information services business and disciplined capital deployment buoy optimism on the stock.

  • How Should Investors React To Quest Diagnostics Incorporated’s (NYSE:DGX) CEO Pay?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    How Should Investors React To Quest Diagnostics Incorporated’s (NYSE:DGX) CEO Pay?

    Steve Rusckowski has been the CEO of Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX) since 2012. First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at other large companies. Then we'll look at Read More...

  • PAMA is Here, But Most Hospitals are Unaware of Its Impact, Study Finds
    PR Newswire2 months ago

    PAMA is Here, But Most Hospitals are Unaware of Its Impact, Study Finds

    SECAUCUS, N.J., Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 80 percent of hospital executives surveyed are not at all familiar, or only somewhat familiar, with the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) and its impact on hospitals, according to a survey conducted by Modern Healthcare Custom Media on behalf of Quest Diagnostics (DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services. "The data presented here support what we've experienced in the health care marketplace," said Steve Rusckowski, Chairman, President and CEO of Quest Diagnostics. "Many C-suite executives of hospital health systems aren't aware of the impact of PAMA on the profitability of their outreach laboratories, especially when the PAMA cuts were first enacted.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Aetna and Ascension Join Five Other Leading Health Care Companies in Blockchain-Driven Effort to Address Health Care Provider Data Issues

    Pilot Launched in April under Leadership of Humana, MultiPlan, Optum, Quest Diagnostics and UnitedHealthcare

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    Zacks2 months ago

    Company News For Nov 30, 2018

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