PPD Inc. (PPD): Price and Financial Metrics

PPD Inc. (PPD): $47.28

-0.03 (-0.06%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where PPD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 90.59% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for PPD is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 118 days.
  • PPD's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 28.08% of US stocks).

PPD Stock Summary

  • PPD Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than merely 1.31% of US listed stocks.
  • PPD's went public 1.84 years ago, making it older than only 3.71% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • PPD's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of just 1.64% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to PPD Inc are LII, LYV, BLBD, CSPR, and KLXE.
  • PPD's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit PPD Inc's official web site, go to www.ppdi.com.

PPD Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, PPD's EV/EBIT ratio is 49.83% higher, now standing at 43.9.
  • Over the past 19 months, PPD's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.2.
  • Over the past 19 months, PPD's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 5.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PPD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PPD 2021-08-31 2.9 -30.0 63.0 43.9
PPD 2021-08-30 2.9 -30.1 63.2 44.0
PPD 2021-08-27 2.9 -29.9 62.9 43.9
PPD 2021-08-26 2.9 -30.0 63.0 43.9
PPD 2021-08-25 2.9 -29.9 62.9 43.8
PPD 2021-08-24 2.9 -29.9 62.7 43.8

PPD'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.
  • PPD has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 73.18% of graded US stocks.
  • PPD's asset turnover comes in at 0.886 -- ranking 149th of 563 Business Services stocks.
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The table below shows PPD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.886 0.373 0.125
2021-06-30 0.869 0.371 0.089
2021-03-31 0.807 0.383 0.090
2020-12-31 0.778 0.384 0.077
2020-09-30 0.749 0.395 0.062
2019-12-31 0.730 0.402 0.063

PPD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PPD, see our PPD price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $47.25 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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PPD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $47.28 52-week high $47.41
Prev. close $47.31 52-week low $31.54
Day low $47.24 Volume 2,296,600
Day high $47.40 Avg. volume 1,905,567
50-day MA $47.11 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $44.84 Market Cap 16.61B

PPD Inc. (PPD) Company Bio

Pharmaceutical Product Development LLC is a leading global contract research organization providing drug discovery, development, lifecycle management and laboratory services. Its services include contact services, discovery, early development, clinical development, laboratories, post-approval, PPD consulting and industry expertise. The firm operates in the therapeutic areas that include cardiovascular, critical care, dermatology, dental pain research, endocrine and metabolics, gastroenterology, hematology and oncology, immunology, infectious diseases, neuroscience, ophthalmology, respiratory and urology. The company was founded in 1985 by Fredric N. Eshelman and is headquartered in Wilmington, NC.

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Latest PPD News From Around the Web

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

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC Has $383,000 Holdings in PPD, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPD)

Nisa Investment Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of PPD, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPD) by 89.7% during the third quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 8,177 shares of the companys stock after acquiring an additional 3,867 shares during the quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLCs holdings in PPD were worth $383,000 as of its most recent filing []

Dakota Financial News | December 9, 2021

Where Does The Smart Money Stand On PPD, Inc. (PPD)?

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Insider Monkey | December 8, 2021

Thermo Fisher Scientific Completes Acquisition of PPD, Inc.

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of PPD, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPD), a leading global provider of clinical research

Business Insider Markets | December 8, 2021

Thermo Fisher closes $17.4B acquisition

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has completed its $17.5 billion acquisition of Wilmington, N.C.-based contract research organization PPD Inc.

Yahoo | December 8, 2021

PPD Named to ‘Best Workplaces in Greater China’ for Second Consecutive Year

WILMINGTON, N.C., December 07, 2021--PPD was named one of the "Best Workplaces in Greater China™ 2021" by Great Place to Work® for successfully creating an inclusive workplace experience.

Yahoo | December 7, 2021

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PPD Price Returns

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3-mo 0.96%
6-mo 2.65%
1-year 35.47%
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2021 0.00%
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