A rating of 86 puts PerkinElmer, Inc. (PKI) near the top of the Diagnostics & Research industry according to InvestorsObserver. PerkinElmer, Inc.'s score of 86 means it scores higher than 86% of stocks in the industry. PerkinElmer, Inc. also received an overall rating of 63, putting it above 63% of all stocks. Diagnostics & Research is ranked 83 out of the 148 industries.
What do These Ratings Mean?
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Our proprietary scoring system captures technical factors, fundamental analysis and the opinions of analysts on Wall Street. This makes InvestorsObserver’s overall rating a great way to get started, regardless of your investing style. Percentile-ranked scores are also easy to understand. A score of 100 is the top and a 0 is the bottom. There’s no need to try to remember what is “good” for a bunch of complicated ratios, just pay attention to which numbers are the highest.
What's Happening With PerkinElmer, Inc. Stock Today?
PerkinElmer, Inc. (PKI) stock is down -0.06% while the S&P 500 has gained 0.42% as of 2:48 PM on Tuesday, Jun 22. PKI is down -$0.09 from the previous closing price of $152.45 on volume of 459,080 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is up 36.07% while PKI has gained 55.41%. PKI earned $9.55 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.95.