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PerkinElmer (PKI) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
PerkinElmer has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:PerkinElmer
Short Name:PerkinElmer
Trading Ticker Symbol:PKI
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Waltham, Massachusetts
Primary Industry Sector:Capital Goods
Seconday Sub-sector:Biotech-Laboratory Analytical Instruments
Main Business Areas: Capital Goods, Biotech-Laboratory Analytical Instruments, Biotech Instruments, Health Care, Diagnostics & Research, Healthcare, S&P 500, Marijuana, Cannabis
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding PerkinElmer stock

Market and Trading Information for PerkinElmer

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of PerkinElmer as of writing:
Current Share Price:$91.97
Previous Year's Closing Price:$97.1
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-5.28%
Market Cap:$10.24 billion
52-week Price Range:$62.91 - $102.46
Dividend Per Share:$0.28
EPS (TTM):2.02
Price-Earnings (Trailing):45.57
Price-Earnings (Forward):20.26

Company Profile and Business Description for PerkinElmer

PerkinElmer, Inc., incorporated on November 13, 1947, is a provider of products, services and solutions to the diagnostics, research, environmental, industrial and laboratory services markets. The Company operates through two segments: Discovery & Analytical Solutions and Diagnostics.

Discovery & Analytical Solutions

The Discovery & Analytical Solutions segment serves the environmental, food, industrial, life sciences research and laboratory services markets. For the environmental market, it develops and provides analytical technologies, solutions and services that enable its customers to understand the characterization and health of many aspects of environment, including air, water and soil. The Company's technologies are used to detect and help reduce the impact products and industrial processes may have on the environment. For food market, it provides various solutions that help farmers and food producers provide a growing population with food that is safe and nutritious. The Company's instruments are also used to detect the presence of potentially dangerous contaminants, such as lead and mercury in milk. Its solutions can also be used to identify the origin of food products such as olive oil, which helps prevent counterfeiting. Its methods and analyses are transferable throughout the supply chain so its customers are able to keep pace with industry standards as well as governmental regulations and certifications.

The Company provides analytical instrumentation for the industrial market, which includes the chemical, electronics, energy, lubricant, petrochemical and polymer industries. The Company's industrial instrumentation is used by customers focusing on quality assurance standards. In the life science research market, it provides a suite of solutions including reagents, informatics, and detection and imaging technologies that enable scientists to increase life science research and facilitate the drug discovery processes. These products, solutions and services support pharmaceutical and biotech companies, and academic institutions. The Company's research portfolio includes a range of systems consisting of imaging, detection and extraction instrumentation for use on in vitro, ex vivo, and in vivo models, analysis hardware and software, plus a range of consumable products, including drug discovery and research reagents. The Company provides services designed to enable its customers in the laboratory services market throughout the world. The Company's OneSource laboratory service business is aligned with customers' needs to accelerate science by enabling gains within their labs.

The Company's principal products and services for Discovery & Analytical Solutions applications in the environmental, food and industrial markets include Clarus series of gas chromatographs, gas chromatographs/mass spectrometers; the TurboMatrix family of sample-handling equipment are used to identify and quantify compounds in the environmental, forensics, food and beverage, hydrocarbon processing/biofuels, materials testing, pharmaceutical and semiconductor industries; Altus UPLC and high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) advanced liquid chromatography systems providing high throughput and resolution chromatographic separations; AxION 2 TOF MS that is designed to simplify and streamline virtually any analytical workflow and provides mass accuracy, full spectrum capability, speed, sensitivity, and dynamic range; AxION Direct Sample Analysis (DSA), which is a sample introduction system that enables direct sample analysis with minimal sample preparation and no chromatography; Torion T-9 portable GC/MS, a person-portable gas chromatography/ mass spectrometry (GC/MS) system, enabling rapid detection and actionable results to potentially hazardous and emergency environmental conditions; atomic spectroscopy family of instruments, including the AAnalyst/PinAAcle series of atomic absorption spectrometers, the Avio/Optima family of inductively coupled plasma (ICP) optical emission spectrometers and the NexION family of ICP mass spectrometers are used in the environmental and chemical industries, among others, to determine the elemental content of a sample; LAMBDA UV/Vis, a series of spectrophotometers that provide sampling flexibility to enable measuring of a range of sample types, including liquids, powders and solid materials, both in regulated industries as well as quality control/quality assurance (QC/QA) and research applications; 2400 Series II CHNS/O Elemental Analyzer, an organic elemental analyzer, and Perten's Falling Number and Glutomatic instruments that determine the bread baking quality of wheat and flour. It also includes products, such as Avio 200, which is the smallest inductively coupled plasma-optical emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES) on the market, offering the lowest argon consumption of any ICP; QSight Triple Quad LC/MS/MS, which is a flow-based mass spectrometry system that provides high sensitivity; Delta range of milk quality analyzers that ensure the quality of dairy products and are used at Central Milk Testing labs as well as dairy processing facilities around the world, and Bioo Scientific test kits for detection of toxins, veterinary drug residues and contaminants enable testing at various steps in the food value chain.

The Company's principal products and services for Discovery & Analytical Solutions applications in the life sciences research and laboratory services include Phenoptics quantitative pathology research solutions that provide oncologists and cancer immunologists a new way to visualize and measure tumor cells and multiple immune-cell phenotypes simultaneously in FFPE tissue by combining the power of Opal multiplexed immunohistochemistry reagents with the Mantra or Vectra 3 Multispectral Imaging System, enabling visualization and analysis of complex cell interactions in ways that are difficult to achieve with other methods; radiometric detection solutions, including over 1,100 radiochemicals NEN and the Tri-carb, Quantulus GCT families of liquid scintillation analyzers, Wizard2 Gamma counters and MicroBeta2 plate based LSA that are used for beta, gamma and luminescence counting in microplate and vial formats utilized in research, environmental and drug discovery applications; Opera Phenix high content screening system, which is used for sensitive and high speed phenotypic drug screening of complex cellular models; Operetta CLS high content analysis system; Columbus image data storage and analysis system; EnSight multimode plate reader benchtop system that offers well plate imaging alongside label-free and labeled detection technologies for target-based and phenotypic assays; EnVision multilabel plate reader that is targeted towards a range of high-throughput screening applications, including those using AlphaScreen, AlphaLISA and/or AlphaPlex technologies, and G4 PET/X-ray and G8 PET/CT preclinical imaging systems. It also includes products, such as Alpha SureFire Ultra Multiplex Assays that are used for the rapid, sensitive and quantitative detection of phosphoproteins in cells, combined with the measurement of the total amount of the same protein in a single well; CellCarrier Ultra 384-well microplates that are used in high content imaging applications such as phenotypic screening and three-dimensional disease model studies, and PerkinElmer Signals for Translational, a cloud-based data management, aggregation and analysis platform, which integrates experimental and clinical research data from many sources and relates the data to scientifically meaningful concepts in life sciences research market.


The Company offers instruments, reagents, assay platforms, and software to hospitals, medical labs, clinicians, and medical research professionals to help increase the health of families. The Diagnostics segment is focused on reproductive health, emerging market diagnostics and applied genomics. For the diagnostics market, the Diagnostics segment provide early detection for genetic disorders from pregnancy to early childhood, as well as flat panel X-ray detectors and infectious disease testing. Its screening products are designed to provide early insights into the health of expectant mothers during pregnancy and into the health of their babies. Its instruments, reagents and software test and screen for genetic abnormalities, disorders and diseases, including Down syndrome, hypothyroidism, infertility and various metabolic conditions. It also develops the technologies that enable and support sample-to-sequencer workflow using next-generation deoxyribose nucleic acid (DNA) sequencing for applications in oncology, genetic testing and drug discovery. The Company's flat panel X-ray detectors are used within X-ray imaging systems to allow physicians to make diagnoses of conditions ranging from broken bones to breast cancer. In addition, its flat panel X-ray detectors are used within oncology radiation therapy systems to support tumor treatment.

The Company's principal products and services for Diagnostics applications in the diagnostics market include DELFIA Xpress screening platform, a complete solution for prenatal and maternal health screening, which includes a continuous loading system; NeoBase Non-derivatized MS/MS kit analyzes newborn blood samples for measurement of amino acids and other metabolic analytes for specific diseases; Specimen Gate informatics data management solution, which is designed specifically for newborn screening laboratories; XRpad family of amorphous silicon (a-Si) flat panel cassette X-ray detectors that enables X-ray system manufacturers to upgrade their systems from film to digital and to produce exceptional image resolution and diagnostic capability for radiography especially when imaging small anatomical features such as bone fractures and lung nodules; ViaCord umbilical cord blood banking services for the banking of stem cells harvested from umbilical cord blood and cord tissue, for potential therapeutic application in transplant and regenerative medicine; XRD family of a-Si flat panel X-ray detectors that provides imaging for medical applications such as radiation therapy and veterinary imaging as well as industrial imaging applications; Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) Library Prep and multiplexing kits; Dexela 2315NDT, a high resolution X-ray detector, and EnLite Neonatal TREC System, a screening test for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, consisting of EnLite Neonatal TREC reagent kits, the Victor EnLite instrument and EnLite Workstation software. Its products and services in applied genomics include Automated liquid handling platforms (JANUS, Sciclone and Zephyr) that offer a choice of robotic solutions in genomics, biotherapeutics, high throughput screening and high content analysis to assist life science research from bench to clinic; LabChip GXII Touch that provides a means of characterizing multiple protein product attributes for research labs through QC, and cell::explorer automated workstation that allows integration of multiple laboratory instrumentation using a centralized robotic interface, allowing high throughput and turnkey-application focused solutions.

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ETFs Holding PerkinElmer Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the PerkinElmer stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have PerkinElmer stock holding. There are a total of 111 ETFs in records which are holding PerkinElmer stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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DGRWWisdomTree US Dividend Growth FundThe WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth ETF tracks the performance of the WisdomTree US Dividend Growth Index by investing in large- and midcap dividend-paying US common stocks with growth characteristics. ...Full Details0.28%276
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EPSWisdomTree US Earnings 500 ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Fund tracks an earnings-weighted index of the 500 largest US companies that have generated positive earnings in the past calendar year. ...Full Details0.28%493
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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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EXTWisdomTree US Total Earnings ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Earnings Fund tracks an index selected and weighted by earnings over the past four quarters. ...Full Details0.28%1233
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FEXFirst Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX FundThe First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDex ETF tracks a tiered equal-weighted index of large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500 based on the S&P's AlphaDex selection methodology. ...Full Details0.61%376
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FHLCFidelity MSCI Health Care Index ETFThe Fidelity MSCI Health Care ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of stocks in the broad US health care sector. ...Full Details0.08%345
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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FTCFirst Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX FundThe First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDex Fund tracks the Defined Large Cap Growth Index. The alpha-seeking index selects and weights growth stocks from the S&P 500 Growth Index using a proprietary methodology. ...Full Details0.62%188
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GSEWGoldman Sachs Equal Weight US Large Cap Equity ETFThe Goldman Sachs Equal Weight U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF tracks an equal-weighted index of US large-cap stocks. ...Full Details0.09%499
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▶ Agilent (A): Agilent Technologies, Inc., incorporated on May 4, 1999, provides application focused solutions that include instruments, software, services and consumables for the entire laboratory workflow. The Company serves the life sciences, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Bio-Rad Laboratories (BIO): Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (Bio-Rad), incorporated on March 10, 1975, is a manufacturer and distributor of its life science research and clinical diagnostics products. The Company operates through two segments: Life ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ Illumina (ILMN): Illumina, Inc. (Illumina), incorporated on May 16, 2000, is a provider of sequencing- and array-based solutions for genetic analysis. The Company operates through two segments: Core Illumina and the consolidated ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ Pacific Biosciences of California (PACB): Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc., incorporated on July 14, 2000, designs, develops and manufactures sequencing systems to help scientists resolve genetically complex problems. The Company is engaged in the development, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Transgenomic (TBIO): Transgenomic, Inc. (Transgenomic), incorporated on March 6, 1997, is a biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in advancing personalized medicine for the detection and treatment of cancer, and inherited diseases ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Waters Corp. (WAT): Waters Corporation, incorporated on December 6, 1991, is an analytical instrument manufacturer. The Company operates through two segments: Waters and TA. The Company designs, manufactures, sells and services high performance ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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