MCK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. DOJ Fines McKesson $150M for Opioid Reporting Violations

    January 19, 2017
    McKesson was fined $150 million for failing to report pharmacies' suspicious painkiller orders.
  2. McKesson Sews Up Rexall Health Acquisition

    December 30, 2016
    Pharmaceutical distributor McKesson (NYSE: MCK) is ending 2016 with a big new asset in its portfolio. The company announced ...
  3. Drug Wholesalers Feel Pricing Heat (MCK, ABC)

    November 6, 2016
    Drug wholesalers are feeling a trickle-down pressure from the increased price scrutiny being paid to drug manufacturers.
  4. ForeScout Expand's Board, IPO Possible (MCK)

    September 26, 2016
    The addition of McKesson's CFO to ForeScout's board of directors may indicate an IPO is on the way.
  5. Gilead Stock: Analyzing 3 Key Customers (GILD)

    May 5, 2016
    Learn about a handful of important Gilead Sciences customers, including several major pharmaceutical distributors and two ...
  6. Portfolio Trends in 2016 (TRBCX)

    March 25, 2016
    Learn about the portfolio shifts in the T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund for 2016 and consider whether the fund is right ...
  7. The World's Top 10 Health Care Companies (UNH, MDT)

    March 9, 2016
    Discover the world's top 10 health care companies according to market capitalization, including a brief summary of each.
  8. Analyzing McKesson's Return on Equity (MCK, CAH)

    March 7, 2016
    Analyze McKesson's return on equity (ROE), including how it compares to historical performance and its peers, and what factors ...
  9. McKesson Corporation's 3 Key Financial Ratios (MCK)

    February 22, 2016
    Learn about key financial ratios used for analyzing McKesson Corporation and why gross margin, asset turnover and dividend ...
  10. The Top 10 Healthcare Stocks for 2016 (ABT, AGN)

    January 6, 2016
    Learn about the top 10 health care stocks expected to grow in 2016, with brief insights into each company's growth potential ...
  11. 10 Public Companies That Rely On Govt. Contracts

    July 30, 2015
    We look at 10 of the top public companies whose businesses rely on U.S. government contracts.
  12. 7 Industries Benefiting From Obamacare

    June 23, 2015
    Though the medical industry fears government intrusion, certain sectors in healthcare will benefit from Obamacare in the ...
  13. The Top Medical & Healthcare Software Companies

    January 7, 2015
    These are the top medical software companies--a growing and dynamic market ripe for investing.
  14. How Amgen Makes Billions On Just A Few Drugs

    November 5, 2014
    Amgen produces relatively few drugs, but that's doesn't mean it's any less essential or profitable. Here's a look at the ...
  15. McKesson CEO's $159 Million Pension: Should Shareholders Be Concerned?

    June 27, 2013
    Drug distribution company McKesson (NYSE:MCK) revealed in a June 21 regulatory filing that had CEO John Hammergren retired ...
  16. Marketo Jumps 67% in IPO Debut-Time To Sell?

    May 21, 2013
    Software startup Marketo went public May 17. Its stock closed up 64% in its first day of trading. Time to sell your shares ...
  17. Exploit Market Inefficiencies With Pair Trades

    August 6, 2010
    Although in the long run the market is efficient, in the short term there are market inefficiencies that can be exploited. ...