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How to buy Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock in Canada
Learn how to buy Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock in 5 easy steps.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation, an eye health company responsible for producing popular contact lens brands like Biotrue and Soflens, is planning to go public. Here's what we know—and how to buy Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock in Canada when it launches.
How to buy Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock
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- Search for the stock name – BLCO. Search for the stock by name or ticker symbol.
- Buy the stock. Place your order. It's that simple.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Bausch + Lomb Corporation?
- Bausch + Lomb Corporation shares summary
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- Is Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock a buy or sell?
- Bausch + Lomb Corporation performance over time
- Are Bausch + Lomb Corporation shares over-valued?
- Bausch + Lomb Corporation's financials
- Does Bausch + Lomb Corporation pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock price (NYSE:BLCO)Use our graph to track the performance of BLCO stocks over time.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$17.94|
|52-week range||$15.90 - $20.20|
|50-day moving average||$17.27|
|200-day moving average||$17.27|
|Wall St. target price||$35.00|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.50|
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Is it a good time to buy Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock?
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Bausch + Lomb Corporation price performance over time
Historical closes compared with the close of $17.94 from 2023-05-26
|1 week (2023-05-23)||-6.22%|
|1 month (2023-04-28)||2.75%|
|3 months (2023-03-02)||1.53%|
|6 months (2022-11-30)||18.57%|
|1 year (2022-05-27)||1.41%|
|2 years (2021-05-26)||N/A|
|3 years (2020-05-26)||N/A|
|5 years (2018-05-26)||N/A|
Is Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Bausch + Lomb Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Bausch + Lomb Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation's P/E ratio
Bausch + Lomb Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 34x. In other words, Bausch + Lomb Corporation shares trade at around 34x 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.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation's EBITDA
Bausch + Lomb Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $720 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Bausch + Lomb Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation financials
|Revenue TTM||$3.8 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||8.38%|
|Gross profit TTM||$2.3 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||0%|
|Return on equity TTM||2.16%|
|Market capitalisation||$5.9 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Bausch + Lomb Corporation share dividends
We're not expecting Bausch + Lomb Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Bausch + Lomb Corporation overview
Bausch + Lomb Corporation operates as an eye health company in Canada and internationally. It operates through three segments: Vision Care/Consumer Health Care, Ophthalmic Pharmaceuticals, and Surgical. The Vision Care/Consumer Health Care segment provides contact lens that cover the spectrum of wearing modalities, including daily disposable and frequently replaced contact lenses; and contact lens care products, over-the-counter eye drops, eye vitamins, and mineral supplements that address various conditions comprising eye allergies, conjunctivitis, and dry eye. The Ophthalmic Pharmaceuticals segment offers proprietary and generic pharmaceutical products for post-operative treatments and treatments for various eye conditions, such as glaucoma, eye inflammation, ocular hypertension, dry eyes, and retinal diseases; and and contact lenses for therapeutic use. The Surgical segment provides medical device equipment, consumables, and instrumental tools and technologies for the treatment of corneal, cataracts, and vitreous and retinal eye conditions. The company was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Vaughan, Canada. .
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