Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings

358 South Main Street,
Burlington, North Carolina 27215
United States,
(336) 229-1127
www.labcorp.com

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (dba LabCorp) is a provider of medical laboratory tests and services through a national network of primary clinical laboratories and specialty testing laboratories. LabCorp was formed in 1971 and is based in Burlington, North Carolina.

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Buy (2.8/yr) # 19 - 5 4 2 3 33
vol $2.6B $6.3B $371M $1.2B $10.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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According to our data here at Mergr, Laboratory of America Holdings has acquired 35 companies, including 15 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Laboratory of America Holdings’ largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Covance for $6.2B. Laboratory of America Holdings has acquired in 17 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include life science (58%) and healthcare services (25%).

When analyzing the test/measurement equipment sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 84 test/measurement equipment companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 14 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic test/measurement equipment acquirer over the past 3 years is Merieux NutriSciences, with 6 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the test/measurement equipment sector over the past 3 years is Quadriga Capital Beteiligungsberatung GmbH with 2 platform acquisitions.

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