Wall Street brokerages expect Qiagen NV (NASDAQ:QGEN) to report $409.01 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have issued estimates for Qiagen’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $406.20 million and the highest is $413.41 million. Qiagen posted sales of $396.86 million during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 3.1%. The business is expected to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, January 30th.
On average, analysts expect that Qiagen will report full year sales of $1.51 billion for the current fiscal year. For the next year, analysts anticipate that the firm will post sales of $1.61 billion, with estimates ranging from $1.56 billion to $1.66 billion. Zacks Investment Research’s sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow Qiagen.
Qiagen (NASDAQ:QGEN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 29th. The company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $377.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $380.11 million. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.32 EPS.
A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA lifted its holdings in shares of Qiagen by 3.3% in the third quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA now owns 12,133,579 shares of the company’s stock worth $459,619,000 after buying an additional 387,090 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Qiagen by 1.6% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 6,271,114 shares of the company’s stock worth $237,550,000 after buying an additional 96,578 shares in the last quarter. FIL Ltd lifted its holdings in shares of Qiagen by 92.4% in the third quarter. FIL Ltd now owns 4,405,352 shares of the company’s stock worth $166,744,000 after buying an additional 2,116,254 shares in the last quarter. Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Qiagen by 11.1% in the third quarter. Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC now owns 4,177,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $158,235,000 after buying an additional 418,921 shares in the last quarter. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP lifted its holdings in shares of Qiagen by 56.7% in the third quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 2,677,633 shares of the company’s stock worth $101,429,000 after buying an additional 969,188 shares in the last quarter. 62.23% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Shares of QGEN traded down $0.48 on Monday, reaching $35.97. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 599,414 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,007,009. Qiagen has a 12-month low of $30.44 and a 12-month high of $39.45.
Qiagen Company Profile
QIAGEN N.V. (QIAGEN) is a holding company. The Company is engaged in providing Sample to Insight solutions that transform biological samples into molecular insights. Its Sample to Insight solutions integrate sample and assay technologies, bioinformatics and automation systems. Its sample technologies are used for isolating and preparing deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), ribonucleic acid (RNA) and proteins from blood or other liquids, tissue, plants or other materials.
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