Sizling Stock Update: Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC)

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC)

Morgan Stanley Maintains Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC)’s stock to Underweight with the price target of $66. This rating was issued on 10/09/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $83.54 by showing a percentage change of -3.27% from its previous day closing price of $86.36.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) in which Baird Maintains Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) to Outperform by settling a price target of $90 on 8/07/18. Stifel Nicolaus Maintains the stock to Hold on 8/07/18 by stationing a price target of $81. Deutsche Bank Maintains the company’s stock to Buy on 4/24/18 by setting a price target of $82. Goldman Sachs Downgrades Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) to Neutral with no specific Price Target.

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) currently has a consensus Price Target of $81.67. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $100 and a Low Price Target of $66.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) where 5 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 4 analysts said it’s a Buy, 11 rated the stock as Hold, 1 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 2.15. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) reported its Actual EPS of $1.04/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) could bring EPS of $1.01/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.03 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 3 Percent.

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has a market capitalization of 12.79 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 1.76 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $90.52 on 10/05/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 03/02/18 as $62.56. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $83.33. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -2.36%. The Moving Average SMA50 is 1.67% while SMA200 is 12.22%.

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 5.3%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 14.3% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 14.1%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 19.55 percent while its Weekly performance value is -4.25%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are 0.81 percent and 3.56 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) is 1.42. The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.24 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. HSIC has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 23.43, Forward P/E of 18.68, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 115.1 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 25.47. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 6.6 percent.

Company Profile:

Henry Schein, Inc. is the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics and other alternate care sites. The company offers a comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock.