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May 06, 2015 12:33 PM ET

Health Care Technology

Company Overview of IMS Health Holdings, Inc.

Company Overview

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. provides information and technology services to healthcare industry worldwide. Its principal products include national information offerings that provide performance metrics related to the sales of pharmaceutical products, prescribing trends, medical treatment, and promotional activity through multiple channels; and sub-national offerings, which offer information related to the measurement of sales at the regional, zip code, and individual prescriber level. The company also provides workflow analytics, a set of strategic, analytic, and support services for life sciences companies; and real-world evidence solutions, which integrate information from medical claims, pr...

83 Wooster Heights Road

Danbury, CT 06810

United States

Founded in 1954

15,000 Employees

Phone:

203-448-4600

Key Executives for IMS Health Holdings, Inc.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $457.5K
Senior Vice President of Global Services
Age: 49
Total Annual Compensation: $426.3K
Senior Vice President of Strategy & Global Product Management
Age: 49
Total Annual Compensation: $410.0K
Senior Vice President of Information Offerings
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $402.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. Key Developments

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. Announces Preliminary Unaudited Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. announced preliminary unaudited earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $632 million against $645 million a year ago. Operating Income was $91 million against $67 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $58 million against loss before income taxes of $37 million a year ago. Net income was $298 million against net loss of $24 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share attributable to common shareholders were $0.86 against diluted loss per share attributable to common shareholders of $0.09 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $30 million against cash used in operating activities of $103 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $9 million against $33 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $216 million against $217 million a year ago. Adjusted net income was $136 million against $70 million a year ago, the increase primarily due to lower interest expense and lower cash taxes. Adjusted pre-tax income was $145 million against $99 million a year ago. Diluted adjusted earnings per share attributable to common shareholders were $0.39 against $0.24 a year ago. Net debt was $3,330 million. Unlevered Free Cash Flow for the first quarter was $57 million, up $68 million from the same period last year. For 2015, the company reaffirms full-year 2015 constant currency guidance. The company expects core IMS Health (excluding the impact of the acquisition of Cegedim’s CRM and Strategic Data businesses) to have full-year 2015 constant currency growth of 5% to 6% in revenue, 7.5% to 8.5% in Adjusted EBITDA, 16 to 19% in Adjusted Net Income, and 11% to 14% in Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share. Including the acquisition of Cegedim’s CRM and Strategic Data businesses (Combined business), IMS Health expects to have full-year 2015 constant currency growth of 19% to 20% in revenue, 13% to 14% in Adjusted EBITDA, 20% to 23% in Adjusted Net Income, and 15% to 18% in Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share.

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 24, 2015

IMS Health Holdings, Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results Pre-Market on Apr 24, 2015

IMS Health Holdings, Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 24, 2015

IMS Health Holdings, Inc., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 24, 2015

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