Cardinal Health Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 3/6

Cardinal Health has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 31.2%, while the Healthcare industry saw earnings growing at 5.6% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 9% per year.

Key information

31.2%

Earnings growth rate

31.1%

EPS growth rate

Healthcare Industry Growth8.5%
Revenue growth rate9.0%
Return on equityn/a
Net Margin0.3%
Last Earnings Update31 Mar 2024

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

Cardinal Health: Growing Into The Valuation

Jul 02

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To $0.5056

Jun 11
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To $0.5056

Cardinal Health's Valuation Makes The Name Unattractive

May 26

Cardinal Health Q3 Earnings: Undervalued On Strong Guidance

May 03

Potential Upside For Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Not Without Risk

Apr 14
Potential Upside For Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Not Without Risk

Is Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Trading At A 50% Discount?

Mar 09
Is Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Trading At A 50% Discount?

Cardinal Health: Continued Business Growth And Huge Medical Supplies Market Penetration

Feb 20

Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Just Released Its Second-Quarter Earnings: Here's What Analysts Think

Feb 03
Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Just Released Its Second-Quarter Earnings: Here's What Analysts Think

Investors Aren't Entirely Convinced By Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) Revenues

Dec 28
Investors Aren't Entirely Convinced By Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) Revenues

Cardinal Health Is Setting Up For A Great 2024

Dec 21

Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Shares Could Be 45% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Nov 03
Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Shares Could Be 45% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Cardinal Health: A Revenue Growth Gem Plagued By Symptoms Of Negative Equity

Oct 13

Cardinal Health: Better EPS Growth Clarity, Buying Back Shares, A Buy On Valuation

Aug 07

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

Aug 05
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

An Intrinsic Calculation For Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Suggests It's 45% Undervalued

Jul 14
An Intrinsic Calculation For Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH) Suggests It's 45% Undervalued

Cardinal Health: Not A Long-Term Investment

May 24

The Return Trends At Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Look Promising

Apr 17
The Return Trends At Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Look Promising

Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 78% Above Its Share Price

Mar 30
Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 78% Above Its Share Price

Cardinal Health: Downgrading Due To Absence Of Safety Margin (Rating Downgrade)

Feb 21

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.4957

Feb 16
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.4957

Cardinal Health declares $0.4957 dividend

Feb 10

Cardinal Health FQ2 2023 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Cardinal Health partners with Palantir for data-driven supply chain support

Jan 26

Cardinal Health Is A Tempting Healthcare Income Play

Dec 28

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.4957

Dec 20
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.4957

Aaron Alt is the new finance chief at Cardinal health

Dec 19

Is There An Opportunity With Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) 44% Undervaluation?

Dec 14
Is There An Opportunity With Cardinal Health, Inc.'s (NYSE:CAH) 44% Undervaluation?

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.4957

Nov 16
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.4957

Cardinal Health: Investable In Potential Pullback Despite Weak Medical Segment

Nov 14

Cardinal Health rises on Q1 earnings beat

Nov 04

Cardinal Health Is Being Undervalued, Has Significant Upside In The Near Term

Oct 10

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.4957

Sep 29
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.4957

Cardinal Health: Aristocrat Heading For A Makeover

Sep 26

PayrHealth to collaborate with Cardinal Health

Sep 15

Cardinal Health in pact with activist investor Elliot for value creation measures

Sep 06

Cardinal Health's (NYSE:CAH) Dividend Will Be $0.4957

Sep 01
Cardinal Health's (NYSE:CAH) Dividend Will Be $0.4957

Activist interest in Cardinal Health could unlock value, improve margins - Morgan Stanley

Aug 16

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH)?

Aug 15
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH)?

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Cardinal Health makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:CAH Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Mar 24220,5725525,0290
31 Dec 23216,1486394,9260
30 Sep 23210,1721564,8340
30 Jun 23205,0122614,8340
31 Mar 23198,6624634,7220
31 Dec 22193,011-1,2734,6800
30 Sep 22186,999-1,0944,6400
30 Jun 22181,364-9334,5570
31 Mar 22176,847-9554,5310
31 Dec 21171,2865554,5140
30 Sep 21167,3701,1354,5100
30 Jun 21162,4676114,5330
31 Mar 21156,5701,1514,5410
31 Dec 20156,4521,3824,5860
30 Sep 20154,6469734,6020
30 Jun 20152,922-3,6964,5720
31 Mar 20153,586-4,1584,6000
31 Dec 19149,657-4,2124,5310
30 Sep 19147,662-4,1524,4320
30 Jun 19145,5341,3634,4800
31 Mar 19143,53034,5860
31 Dec 18141,935-394,6220
30 Sep 18139,3817344,6890
30 Jun 18136,8092564,5960
31 Mar 18134,4261,6964,3080
31 Dec 17132,6141,8234,1370
30 Sep 17130,5781,0943,9170
30 Jun 17129,9761,2883,7750
31 Mar 17128,3941,3463,7620
31 Dec 16127,2361,3513,7150
30 Sep 16125,5301,3533,7260
30 Jun 16121,5461,4273,6480
31 Mar 16117,7101,3873,5250
31 Dec 15112,4231,3663,4140
30 Sep 15106,5161,3293,3070
30 Jun 15102,5311,2123,2400
31 Mar 1597,8771,1543,1880
31 Dec 1493,9281,1043,1210
30 Sep 1490,6311,0893,0710
30 Jun 1491,0841,1633,0280
31 Mar 1493,6103433,0090
31 Dec 1396,7353742,9840
30 Sep 1399,7274032,9170

Quality Earnings: CAH has a large one-off loss of $1.1B impacting its last 12 months of financial results to 31st March, 2024.

Growing Profit Margin: CAH's current net profit margins (0.3%) are higher than last year (0.2%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CAH's earnings have grown significantly by 31.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CAH's earnings growth over the past year (19.2%) is below its 5-year average (31.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CAH earnings growth over the past year (19.2%) exceeded the Healthcare industry 14.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CAH's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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