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.


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Stock Performance

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Key Data Points

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Current Price: $135.42
Prev Close: $136.32
Open: $135.86
Bid: $131.40
Ask: $136.30
Day's Range: $135.16 - $137.12
52wk Range: $97.79 - $141.32
Volume: 835,899
Avg Vol 699,292
Market Cap: $13.70B
P/E (ttm): 22.57
EPS (ttm): $6.04
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Laboratory Corporation of America.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
628 Outperform
22 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
180 Outperform
4 Underperform

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Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

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Dave King, CEO

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Based on 368 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Laboratory Corporation of America.

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.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Healthcare IT