DGX
Quest Diagnostics Inc
Price:  
140.23 
USD
Volume:  
599,412.00
United States | Health Care Providers & Services
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DGX WACC - Weighted Average Cost of Capital

The WACC of Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX) is 6.5%.

The Cost of Equity of Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX) is 7.45%.
The Cost of Debt of Quest Diagnostics Inc (DGX) is 4.55%.

Range Selected
Cost of equity 6.20% - 8.70% 7.45%
Tax rate 22.60% - 23.00% 22.80%
Cost of debt 4.00% - 5.10% 4.55%
WACC 5.5% - 7.6% 6.5%
WACC

DGX WACC calculation

Category Low High
Long-term bond rate 3.9% 4.4%
Equity market risk premium 4.6% 5.6%
Adjusted beta 0.51 0.68
Additional risk adjustments 0.0% 0.5%
Cost of equity 6.20% 8.70%
Tax rate 22.60% 23.00%
Debt/Equity ratio 0.31 0.31
Cost of debt 4.00% 5.10%
After-tax WACC 5.5% 7.6%
Selected WACC 6.5%