4. As of noon trading, Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings ( LH) is up $1.30 (1.3%) to $99.80 on average volume. Thus far, 351,650 shares of Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 662,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $99.04-$99.91 after having opened the day at $99.05 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $98.50.

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings operates as an independent clinical laboratory company worldwide. Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 13.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings Ratings Report now.

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