McKesson Corporation (MCK)

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Last closing price (Apr 22 4:00 EDT):
171.00 (-0.55%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
-0.66% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
201.00
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
McKesson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, delivers pharmaceuticals, medical supplies, and health care information technologies to the healthcare industry primarily in the United States. It operates in two segments, McKesson Distribution Solutions and McKesson Technology Solutions. The McKesson Distribution Solutions segment distributes ethical and proprietary drugs, medical-surgical supplies and equipment, and health and beauty care products in North America. This segment also provides specialty pharmaceutical solutions for biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturers; and practice management, technology, clinical support, and business solutions to oncology and other specialty practices operating in the community setting. In addition, this segment sells financial, operational, and clinical solutions for retail, hospital, and alternate site pharmacies; and provides consulting and outsourcing services. The McKesson Technology Solutions segment delivers enterprise-wide clinical, patient care, financial, supply chain, and strategic management software solutions, as well as pharmacy automation solutions for hospitals; and connectivity, claims processing, outsourcing, and other services, including remote hosting and managed services to healthcare organizations. This segment also offers InterQual clinical criteria solution, claims payment solutions, and network performance tools. This segment’s customers include hospitals, physicians, homecare providers, retail pharmacies, and payers in North America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, other European countries, and Israel. McKesson Corporation was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Ann Hynes Mizuho Securities USA Buy   Mar 03, '14   176.05  199.00  Mar 03, '15  -2.87% 
Robert Jones Goldman Sachs Buy   Feb 19, '14   177.42    Feb 19, '15  -3.62% 
Lisa Gill JPMorgan Buy   Feb 07, '14   174.75    Feb 07, '15  -2.15% 
Ross Muken ISI Group Buy   Jan 31, '14   174.17  203.00  Jan 31, '15  -1.82% 
Alexander Draper Raymond James Buy   Jan 06, '14   160.04    Jan 06, '15  6.85% 
Charles Rhyee Cowen And Company Buy   Oct 25, '13   154.55  173.00  Oct 25, '14  11.62% 
Ricky Goldwasser Morgan Stanley Buy   Oct 25, '13   154.55    Oct 25, '14  10.64% 
David Larsen Leerink Swann Llc Buy   Oct 24, '13   149.58    Oct 24, '14  14.32% 
Ross Muken ISI Group Buy   Oct 14, '13   138.30  152.00  Oct 14, '14  23.64% 
John Ransom Raymond James Buy   Oct 09, '13   133.10    Oct 09, '14  28.47% 
Alexander Draper Raymond James Buy   Oct 09, '13   133.10    Oct 09, '14  28.47% 
Eric Coldwell Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Buy   Oct 01, '13   131.15  150.00  Oct 01, '14  30.39% 
Eric Coldwell Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc. Buy   Jul 17, '13   117.49  130.00  Jul 17, '14  45.54% 
Tom Gallucci Lazard Capital Markets Buy   Jul 17, '13   117.49  136.00  Jul 17, '14  45.54% 
Lisa Gill JPMorgan Buy   Jun 27, '13   115.01    Jun 27, '14  48.68% 
Charles Rhyee Cowen And Company Buy   May 08, '13   115.35    May 08, '14  48.24% 
Glen Santangelo Credit Suisse Buy   May 08, '13   115.35    May 08, '14  48.24% 
George Hill Citi Buy   May 08, '13   115.35    May 08, '14  48.24% 
Robert Jones Goldman Sachs Buy   Mar 20, '13   106.35    Mar 20, '14  71.05% 
Tom Gallucci Lazard Capital Markets Buy   Mar 04, '13   106.68  122.00  Mar 04, '14  65.03% 
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