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How to buy INC Research stock

Learn how to easily invest in INC Research stock.

INC Research Holdings Inc is a diagnostics & research business based in the US. INC Research shares (SYNH) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. INC Research employs 26,751 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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INC Research stock price (NASDAQ: SYNH)

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INC Research shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-07-02.
Latest market close$71.57
52-week range$62.28 - $104.18
50-day moving average $70.87
200-day moving average $85.09
Wall St. target price$93.90
PE ratio 30.9827
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.31

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Is it a good time to buy INC Research stock?

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INC Research price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $71.57 from 2022-07-01

1 week (2022-06-28) 0.14%
1 month (2022-06-01) -0.82%
3 months (2022-04-05) -12.19%
6 months (2022-01-05) -23.71%
1 year (2021-07-02) -20.03%
2 years (2020-07-02) 24.40%
3 years (2019-07-05) 41.28%
5 years (2017-07-05) 24.42%

Is INC Research stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing INC Research stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of INC Research's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

INC Research's P/E ratio

INC Research's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 31x. In other words, INC Research shares trade at around 31x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

INC Research's PEG ratio

INC Research's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1872. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into INC Research's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

INC Research's EBITDA

INC Research's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $673.2 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a INC Research's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

INC Research financials

Revenue TTM $5.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 8.11%
Gross profit TTM $1.2 billion
Return on assets TTM 3.33%
Return on equity TTM 7.41%
Profit margin 4.54%
Book value $32.19
Market capitalisation $7.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

INC Research share dividends

We're not expecting INC Research to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

INC Research share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, INC Research's shares have ranged in value from as little as $62.28 up to $104.18. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SYNH.US volatility(beta: 1.79)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while INC Research's is 1.7868. This would suggest that INC Research's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

INC Research overview

Syneos Health, Inc. provides biopharmaceutical outsourcing solutions company in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. It operates through two segments, Clinical Solutions and Commercial Solutions. The Clinical Solutions segment offers services for the development of diagnostics, drugs, biologics, devices, and digital therapeutics in the Phase I to IV of clinical development. This segment also provides individual services, including product development and regulatory consulting, project management, protocol development, investigational site recruitment, clinical monitoring, technology-enabled patient recruitment and engagement, clinical home health, clinical trial diversity, biometric, and regulatory affair services. The Commercial Solutions segment provides commercialization services, including deployment solutions, communications solutions, such as public relations, advertising, and medical communication services; and consulting services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and healthcare industries. The company was formerly known as INC Research Holdings, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of INC Research is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.432% of INC Research shares are held by insiders and 98.952% by institutions.
How many people work for INC Research?
Latest data suggests 26,751 work at INC Research.
When does the fiscal year end for INC Research?
INC Research's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is INC Research based?
INC Research's address is: 1030 Sync Street, Morrisville, NC, United States, 27560-5468
What is INC Research's ISIN number?
INC Research's international securities identification number is: US87166B1026
What is INC Research's CUSIP number?
INC Research's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 45329R109

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