Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (CRL)

210.81 -2.14%
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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
High short interest

Pros

  1. CRL stock price ($196.80) is close to the 52-week low ($182.44). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See CRL price chart.
  2. CRL quarterly revenue growth was 10.80%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (6.67% and 6.06%, respectively). See CRL revenue growth chart.
  3. CRL profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 3.35 percentage points. See CRL profitability chart.
  4. CRL average analyst rating is Strong Buy. See CRL analyst rating chart.
  5. CRL average analyst price target ($271.83) is above its current price ($196.80). See CRL price target chart.

Cons

  1. CRL short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 2.46. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See CRL short interest ratio chart.