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Market Cap $M5,806Revenue $M2,595Net Margin (%)6.7Z-Score6.8
Enterprise Value $M5,351EPS $3.2Operating Margin %8.1F-Score5
P/E(ttm))32.7Cash Flow Per Share $4.5Pre-tax Margin (%)8.2Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.510-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3.8Quick Ratio2.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.5Current Ratio2.8Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow13.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3.4ROA % (ttm)7.1Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)11.2Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M56.6ROI % (ttm)9.6Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with CVD

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.23%$80.49 - $88.98
($85.03)
$ 102.0520%Add 82.66%650,283
CVDKen Fisher 2014-09-30 Add$80.49 - $88.98
($85.03)
$ 102.0520%Add 52.32%39,027
CVDRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Buy $80.49 - $88.98
($85.03)
$ 102.0520%New holding, 6437 sh.6,437
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.37%$81.55 - $106.04
($89.16)
$ 102.0514%Add 2662.77%356,011
CVDKen Fisher 2014-06-30 Buy $81.55 - $106.04
($89.16)
$ 102.0514%New holding, 25621 sh.25,621
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.01%$86.85 - $105.69
($98.65)
$ 102.053%Add 33.96%12,886
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.02%$83.45 - $90.51
($86.53)
$ 102.0518%New holding, 9619 sh.9,619
CVDVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Add0.48%$71.21 - $78.88
($74.79)
$ 102.0536%Add 317.31%2,246,400
CVDVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-03-31 Buy 0.16%$57.77 - $74.32
($67.12)
$ 102.0552%New holding, 538300 sh.538,300
CVDJames Barrow 2012-09-30 Buy 0.07%$46.39 - $49.24
($47.79)
$ 102.05114%New holding, 785725 sh.785,725
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.13%$46.39 - $49.24
($47.79)
$ 102.05114%Sold Out0
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add0.05%$44.42 - $47.81
($46.14)
$ 102.05121%Add 53.73%38,072
CVDRon Baron 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.09%$43.31 - $49.24
($43.49)
$ 102.05135%Reduce -50%300,000
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add0.03%$43.43 - $52.9
($46.97)
$ 102.05117%Add 23.51%26,917
CVDRay Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.03%$43.43 - $52.9
($46.97)
$ 102.05117%Sold Out0
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add0.1%$44.79 - $62.26
($52.92)
$ 102.0593%Add 143.35%21,794
CVDRay Dalio 2011-09-30 Buy 0.03%$44.79 - $62.26
($52.74)
$ 102.0594%New holding, 45737 sh.45,737
CVDGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $55.92 - $62.6
($59.15)
$ 102.0572%Sold Out0
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.25%$55.92 - $62.6
($59.15)
$ 102.0572%Reduce -63.28%8,956
CVDJoel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Add0.29%$50.31 - $58.8
($55.18)
$ 102.0585%Add 249.98%24,390
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

CVD is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
CVD Ray Dalio 2014-09-306,4370.010New Buy
CVD Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30650,2831.150.51+82.66%
CVD Ken Fisher 2014-09-3039,0270.070.01+52.32%
CVD Ron Baron 2014-09-30300,0000.530.1
CVD Vanguard Health Care Fund 2014-09-302,486,0004.390.5
CVD James Barrow 2014-09-30681,3201.20.07-2.9%
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CVD: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
WATSON JOHN E.Corp. Sr. Vice President 2014-12-10Sell15,200$102.94-0.32view
Cornell Alison ACorporate Senior VP and CFO 2014-12-05Sell17,570$103.23-0.6view
Cimino Richard FCorp. Executive Vice President 2014-12-05Sell20,240$103.16-0.53view
WATSON JOHN E.Corp. Sr. Vice President 2014-12-05Sell14,500$103.21-0.58view
Keller Deborah LCorp. Executive Vice President 2014-12-05Sell17,770$103.13-0.5view
HERRING JOSEPH LChairman and CEO 2014-09-09Sell32,200$85.1320.53view
NUTT BRIAN H.Principal Accounting Officer 2014-02-25Sell210$103.22-0.59view
LOVETT JAMES WCorporate Sr. Vice President 2014-02-20Sell14,955$102.470.14view
KLITGAARD WILLIAM ECorporate Sr. Vice President 2014-02-20Sell25,778$101.80.8view
WATSON JOHN E.Corp. Sr. Vice President 2014-02-13Sell13,941$100.641.96view

Press Releases about CVD :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about CVD:

    News about CVD:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Vanguard Health Care Fund Buys Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Zoetis Inc, , Sells Cerner Corporation, AbbVi Aug 02 2013 
    Parexcel: Great Growth but a Tough Business Aug 17 2011 
    Covance Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Feb 28 2011 
    Covance Inc. (CVD) Executive Vice President & COO Wendel Barr sells 13,000 Shares Dec 21 2010 
    Covance Inc. (CVD) Executive Vice President & COO Wendel Barr sells 31,300 Shares Dec 15 2010 
    Covance Inc. (CVD) Executive Vice President & COO Wendel Barr sells 19,305 Shares Nov 22 2010 
    Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: SD, CREE, AMLN, ICLR, CVD Nov 07 2010 
    Covance Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 05 2010 
    Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: Whirlpool Corp, Plexus Corp, Pulte Homes Inc, Owens Corning, Covanc Sep 18 2010 
    Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: Dynex Capital Inc, Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc, Superior Energy Serv Aug 08 2010 

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    COVANCE INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report Nov 05 2014
    Covance Inc. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover Nov 04 2014
    Covance to be Acquired by LabCorp, Shares Surge 25.9% Nov 04 2014
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