Alcon Inc. (ALC): Price and Financial Metrics

Alcon Inc. (ALC): $67.49

0.59 (+0.88%)

POWR Rating

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  • Stability is the dimension where ALC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.63% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for ALC is in Value, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • ALC's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 13.69% of US stocks).

ALC Stock Summary

  • ALC has a market capitalization of $32,674,099,023 -- more than approximately 93.1% of US stocks.
  • With a one year PEG ratio of 889.38, ALCON INC is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 96.69% of US stocks.
  • ALC's current price/earnings ratio is 97.53, which is higher than 94.9% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to ALCON INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CSGP, FTV, GGG, CARR, and MMSI.
  • Visit ALC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

ALC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, ALC's price/earnings ratio is 323.45% higher, now standing at 95.7.
  • Over the past 48 months, ALC's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ALC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ALC 2023-03-17 3.7 1.6 95.7 60.6
ALC 2023-03-16 3.8 1.7 97.7 61.7
ALC 2023-03-15 3.7 1.6 95.4 60.4
ALC 2023-03-14 3.7 1.6 96.1 60.8
ALC 2023-03-13 3.6 1.6 94.8 60.1
ALC 2023-03-10 3.6 1.6 94.3 59.8

ALC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ALC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 38.86% of graded US stocks.
  • ALC's asset turnover comes in at 0.284 -- ranking 134th of 186 Medical Equipment stocks.
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The table below shows ALC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.284 0.508 0.035
2021-03-31 0.252 0.448 -0.033
2020-12-31 0.249 0.430 -0.052
2020-09-30 0.248 0.438 -0.075
2020-06-30 0.249 0.451 -0.065
2020-03-31 0.273 0.489 -0.023

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ALC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $67.49 52-week high $81.97
Prev. close $66.90 52-week low $55.21
Day low $66.24 Volume 1,984,200
Day high $67.54 Avg. volume 977,433
50-day MA $71.41 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $68.10 Market Cap 33.08B

Alcon Inc. (ALC) Company Bio

Alcon is an American Swiss medical company specializing in eye care products with headquarters in GenevaSwitzerland, and incorporated in Fribourg, Switzerland. Alcon began as a US company and its US subsidiary’s headquarters remain in Fort Worth, Texas, where the Alcon division of the company was founded. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Below are the latest news stories about ALCON INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ALC as an investment opportunity.

Alcon’s "The Lens" Interactive Compliance Training Experience Receives Coveted Anthem Award

GENEVA, March 23, 2023--Alcon’s "The Lens" Interactive Compliance Training Experience Receives Coveted Anthem Award

Yahoo | March 23, 2023

Alcon to Host 2023 Capital Markets Day

GENEVA, March 20, 2023--Alcon to Host 2023 Capital Markets Day

Yahoo | March 20, 2023

Alcon Inc. (NYSE:ALC) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

Alcon Inc. (NYSE:ALC) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript February 28, 2023 Operator: Greetings and welcome to the Alcon’s Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2022 Earnings Call. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host, Mr. Dan Cravens, Vice President and Global Head, Investor […]

Yahoo | March 13, 2023

Alcon (ALC) Unveils Expansive Vision Care Products at SECO 2023

Alcon (ALC) showcases its reusable toric lens and dry eye/ocular health offerings at the SECO International Meeting 2023 in Atlanta.

Yahoo | March 6, 2023

Alcon to Debut TOTAL30 for Astigmatism, Dry Eye and Ocular Health Innovations at SECO 2023

FORT WORTH, March 01, 2023--Alcon to Debut TOTAL30 for Astigmatism, Dry Eye and Ocular Health Innovations at SECO 2023

Yahoo | March 1, 2023

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ALC Price Returns

1-mo -6.52%
3-mo -0.38%
6-mo 15.23%
1-year -11.51%
3-year 41.82%
5-year N/A
YTD -1.55%
2022 -21.32%
2021 32.04%
2020 16.63%
2019 N/A
2018 N/A

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