2. As of noon trading, Henry Schein ( HSIC) is down $0.66 (-0.7%) to $88.59 on average volume Thus far, 268,501 shares of Henry Schein exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 412,000 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $88.06-$89.37 after having opened the day at $88.50 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $89.25.

Henry Schein, Inc. distributes healthcare products and services primarily to office-based healthcare practitioners. It operates in two segments, Healthcare Distribution and Technology. Henry Schein has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 12.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Henry Schein a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Henry Schein as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Henry Schein Ratings Report now.

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