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Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

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Today's Open $106.07
Previous Close $106.10
Daily Range $104.79 - $106.57
52-Week Range $87.01 - $108.00
Market Cap $9.0B
P/E Ratio 17.48
Dividend (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Volume 474,344
Average Daily Volume 860,851
Current FY EPS $6.72

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paintjockey (< 20)
Submitted November 4, 2008

I have actually worked this area of business and company seems solid. I expect some volitility over short term as company a bit over prced. Long term, good market position, decent managerial capabilit … More

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maritlee (< 20)
Submitted June 4, 2009

I have contracted with LabCorp on a research study. Our staff drew blood from participants, we sent it to LabCorp, and they sent us results. In theory. In reality: they several times billed the … More

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Laboratory Corporation of America (LH) Description

An independent clinical laboratory company that offers a range of clinical laboratory tests which are used by the medical profession in routine testing, patient diagnosis, and in the monitoring and treatment of disease. Website: http://www.labcorp.com/

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