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Laboratory Corp. of America

  • Previous Rank286
  • Revenues ($M)$11,333.4
  • Revenue Percent Change8.5%
  • Profits ($M)$883.7
  • Profits Percent Change-30.3%
  • Assets ($M)$16,185.3
  • Employees61,000

The medical testing company employs nearly 61,000 people worldwide and conducts clinical research for pharmaceutical companies.

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Company Info

David P. King
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Health Care
Health Care: Pharmacy and Other Services
HQ Location
Burlington, N.C.
Years on Fortune 500 List10

Laboratory Corp. of America Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$11,333.48.5%
Profits ($M)$883.7-30.3%
Assets ($M)$16,185.3-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,971.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.8%
Profits as % of Assets5.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)8.61
EPS % Change (from 2017)-29.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)6.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-20.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)6.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)7.0%