Stocks Under Scanner in the Medical Research Space -- PRA Health Sciences, VWR Corp., Quest Diagnostics, and Laboratory Corp. of America

Monday, November 20, 2017 Research News
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NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a Stock Review on PRAH, VWR, DGX, or LH then come over to

and sign up for your free customized report. On Friday, November 17, 2017, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 6,782.79, down 0.15%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.43% lower, to finish at 23,358.24;
and the S&P 500 closed at 2,578.85, slightly dropping 0.26%. US markets saw five out of nine sectors finishing the day in red, three in green, and one in neutral territory. This Monday, has initiated reports coverage on the following Medical Laboratories & Research equities: PRA Health Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAH), VWR Corp. (NASDAQ: VWR), Quest Diagnostics Inc. (NYSE: DGX), and Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE: LH). Take a look at the free research reports issued today on for these stocks by signing up at:

PRA Health Sciences

Raleigh, North Carolina headquartered PRA Health Sciences Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 1.00% higher at $80.70 with a total trading volume of 383,938 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 47.80% over the past twelve months and 46.41% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 1.85% and 12.90%, respectively. Additionally, shares of the Company, which provides outsourced clinical development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 51.58. Sign up and read the free research report on PRAH at:

VWR Corp.

On Friday, shares in Radnor, Pennsylvania-based VWR Corp. recorded a trading volume of 1.08 million shares, which was above its three months average of 934.12 thousand shares. The stock ended the session flat at $33.24. The Company's shares have advanced 24.26% over the last twelve months and 32.80% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.33% and 5.97%, respectively. Moreover, shares of VWR Corp., which together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent provider of laboratory products, services, and solutions to the life science, general research, and applied markets, have an RSI of 63.94. The complimentary research report on VWR can be downloaded at:

Quest Diagnostics

Madison, New Jersey headquartered Quest Diagnostics Inc.'s shares closed the day 0.11% higher at $93.04. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.01 million shares which was above its three months average volume of 1.23 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 8.45% over the last twelve months. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 2.69%. Additionally, shares of Quest Diagnostics, which provides diagnostic testing information and services in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 43.60.

On October 20th, 2017, research firm Mizuho reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with a decrease of the target price from $122 a share to $103 a share. Register for free on and access the latest report on DGX at:

Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings

Shares in Burlington, North Carolina headquartered Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings finished 0.44% lower at $150.36. The stock recorded a trading volume of 468,509 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 18.28% over the last twelve months and 17.12% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 1.86%. Furthermore, shares of the Company, which operates as an independent clinical laboratory company worldwide, have an RSI of 45.14. Get free access to your research report on LH at:


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