Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) insider Ari Bousbib sold 46,080 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $108.14, for a total transaction of $4,983,091.20. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 1,036,839 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $112,123,769.46. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Ari Bousbib also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 2nd, Ari Bousbib sold 46,080 shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $94.91, for a total transaction of $4,373,452.80.
  • On Friday, September 1st, Ari Bousbib sold 46,080 shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $95.65, for a total transaction of $4,407,552.00.
  • On Monday, August 7th, Ari Bousbib sold 92,160 shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.35, for a total transaction of $8,326,656.00.

Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q) traded down $1.11 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $107.32. 310,894 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,536,967. The company has a market capitalization of $22,673.94, a PE ratio of 24.50 and a beta of 0.65.

Quintiles Transitional Holdings (NYSE:Q) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The medical research company reported $1.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.05. Quintiles Transitional Holdings had a net margin of 0.58% and a return on equity of 12.60%. The company had revenue of $2.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.01 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.00 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 77.6% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts forecast that Quintiles Transitional Holdings Inc. will post 4.62 EPS for the current year.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on Q shares. Robert W. Baird raised shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and upped their target price for the company from $76.00 to $93.00 in a report on Friday, July 7th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a $98.00 price target (up from $90.00) on shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings in a research note on Monday, July 17th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $101.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. William Blair upgraded shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $70.10 to $93.42 in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and set a $94.00 target price on shares of Quintiles Transitional Holdings in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $101.64.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. ProShare Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Quintiles Transitional Holdings by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter. ProShare Advisors LLC now owns 2,920 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $261,000 after purchasing an additional 71 shares in the last quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. grew its holdings in Quintiles Transitional Holdings by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. now owns 11,315 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $1,013,000 after purchasing an additional 84 shares in the last quarter. Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. grew its holdings in Quintiles Transitional Holdings by 4.2% during the 2nd quarter. Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. now owns 2,204 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $197,000 after purchasing an additional 88 shares in the last quarter. Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. grew its holdings in Quintiles Transitional Holdings by 4.2% during the 2nd quarter. Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. now owns 3,805 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $341,000 after purchasing an additional 152 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. grew its holdings in Quintiles Transitional Holdings by 4.0% during the 2nd quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 4,484 shares of the medical research company’s stock valued at $401,000 after purchasing an additional 171 shares in the last quarter. 93.03% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Quintiles Transitional Holdings Company Profile

Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc, formerly Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc, provides integrated information and technology-enabled healthcare services. The Company operates through segments, including Commercial Solutions; Research & Development Solutions, and Integrated Engagement Services. The Commercial Solutions segment offerings include national information offerings, sub-national information offerings, technology solutions, and workflow analytics and consulting services.

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