Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB): Price and Financial Metrics

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB)

Today's Latest Price: $274.62 USD

3.99 (1.47%)

Updated Nov 27 1:00pm

Add MLAB to Watchlist
Sign Up

Overall POWR Rating

POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 143 in Medical - Devices & Equipment

See all "A" rated Strong Buy stocks

MLAB Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 919.88, Mesa Laboratories Inc is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 96.02% of US stocks.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for MLAB is currently 43.89, higher than 90.48% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • The volatility of Mesa Laboratories Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 11.51% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MLAB, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ENV, AXTI, CUB, TEX, and AYX.
  • MLAB's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Mesa Laboratories Inc's official web site, go to

MLAB Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for MLAB

MLAB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $274.62 52-week high $292.19
Prev. close $270.63 52-week low $181.90
Day low $260.84 Volume 11,200
Day high $274.99 Avg. volume 38,390
50-day MA $267.94 Dividend yield 0.23%
200-day MA $242.05 Market Cap 1.41B

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) Company Bio

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets quality control instruments and disposable products. It operates through three segments: Instruments, Biological Indicators, and Continuous Monitoring. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in Lakewood, Colorado.

MLAB Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$274.62$151.1 -46%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Mesa Laboratories Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Mesa Laboratories Inc ranked in the 33th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Mesa Laboratories Inc ended up being:

  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 9% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately merely 22.6% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • As a business, Mesa Laboratories Inc experienced a tax rate of about 0% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Technology), this tax rate is higher than merely 0% of stocks generating free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

ITNM, CDNS, INOD, MEI, and FIS can be thought of as valuation peers to MLAB, in the sense that they are in the Technology sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

MLAB Latest News Stream

Event/Time News Detail
Loading, please wait...

MLAB Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full MLAB Social Stream

Latest MLAB News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Mesa Laboratories Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MLAB as an investment opportunity.

Mesa Laboratories declares $0.16 dividend

Mesa Laboratories (MLAB) declares $0.16/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 0.25%Payable Dec. 15; for shareholders of record Nov. 30; ex-div Nov. 27.See MLAB Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | October 1, 2020

Mesa Laboratories EPS misses by $0.11, misses on revenue

Mesa Laboratories (MLAB): Q1 Non-GAAP EPS of $1.67 misses by $0.11; GAAP EPS of $0.22 misses by $0.17.Revenue of $29.94M (+13.9% Y/Y) misses by $2.4M.Press Release...

Seeking Alpha | August 6, 2020


Lakewood, CO, July 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- - Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) (we, us, our, “Mesa Labs” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share of common stock. Mesa Labs is a global technology innovator committed to solving some of the most critical quality control challenges in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, industrial safety, environmental and food and beverage industries. Mesa Labs offers products and services through four divisions (Sterilization and Disinfection Control, Biopharmaceutical Development, Instruments and Continuous Monitoring) to help our customers ensure product integrity, increase patient and worker safety, and improve the quality of life throughout the world.

Yahoo | July 6, 2020

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. Announces Full Exercise of Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares of Common Stock in Public Offering

Source: Mesa Laboratories, Inc. – June 16, 2020 11:30 AM ET Lakewood, Colo., June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mesa Laboratories, Inc….

GlobeNewswire | June 16, 2020

Hedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) Anymore

The financial regulations require hedge funds and wealthy investors that exceeded the $100 million equity holdings threshold to file a report that shows their positions at the end of every quarter. Even though it isn't the intention, these filings to a certain extent level the playing field for ordinary

Yahoo Finance | June 14, 2020

Read More 'MLAB' Stories Here

MLAB Price Returns

1-mo 5.12%
3-mo 11.74%
6-mo 10.36%
1-year 17.59%
3-year 105.89%
5-year 165.21%
YTD 10.39%
2019 20.01%
2018 68.27%
2017 1.74%
2016 24.12%
2015 29.59%

MLAB Dividends

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
Loading, please wait...
View Full MLAB Dividend History

Continue Researching MLAB

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Mesa Laboratories Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

Mesa Laboratories Inc (MLAB) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Mesa Laboratories Inc (MLAB) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Mesa Laboratories Inc (MLAB) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

Get Free Updates

Join thousands of investors who get the latest news, insights and top rated picks from!

Page generated in 0.8182 seconds.