Meridian Bioscience

Meridian Bioscience is a fully integrated life science company that manufactures, markets and distributes a broad range of innovative diagnostic test kits, purified reagents and biopharmaceutical enabling technologies that help deliver answers. Our products provide accuracy, simplicity and speed for the early diagnosis and treatment of common medical conditions, such as C. difficile, H. pylori, foodborne diseases and respiratory infections.
In addition, we develop and manufacture a variety of biological and non-biological materials used in proficiency testing programs.

Cincinnati, US
Size (employees)
650 (est)+13%
Meridian Bioscience was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, US

Meridian Bioscience Office Locations

Meridian Bioscience has an office in Cincinnati
Cincinnati, US (HQ)
3471 River Hills Dr

Meridian Bioscience Data and Metrics

Meridian Bioscience Financial Metrics

Meridian Bioscience's revenue was reported to be $196.1 m in 2016 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (Y, 2016)

196.1 m

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %


Gross profit (Y, 2016)

127.8 m

Gross profit margin (Y, 2016), %


Net income (Y, 2016)

32.2 m

EBIT (Y, 2016)

51.4 m

Market capitalization (26-May-2017)

584.5 m

Closing share price (26-May-2017)


Cash (30-Sep-2016)

47.2 m


595.6 m
Meridian Bioscience's current market capitalization is $584.5 m.
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016


188.7 m188.8 m194.8 m196.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

67.6 m71.6 m72.9 m68.3 m

Gross profit

121 m117.2 m121.9 m127.8 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

63.7 m64.9 m65.8 m76.4 m


57.3 m52.4 m56.1 m51.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

897 k

Interest income

44 k25 k23 k67 k

Pre tax profit

57.4 m52.1 m55.1 m50.6 m

Income tax expense

19.3 m17.4 m19.5 m18.4 m

Net Income

38 m34.7 m35.5 m32.2 m
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


44.3 m43 m50 m47.2 m

Accounts Receivable


34.8 m35.5 m35.8 m45.1 m

Current Assets

114.1 m112.7 m122.9 m126.8 m


23.1 m23.2 m22.3 m62 m

Total Assets

176.7 m176.9 m183.3 m251.8 m

Accounts Payable

5.6 m5 m6.6 m7.6 m

Total Debt

58.4 m

Current Liabilities

21.7 m13.7 m15.3 m22.6 m

Non-Current Liabilities

2.2 m2.2 m62.8 m

Total Liabilities

15.9 m17.4 m85.4 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

107.4 m111.9 m117.2 m122.4 m

Retained Earnings

46.9 m48.9 m51.1 m49.6 m

Total Equity

155 m161 m165.9 m166.5 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.4 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.1 x1.1 x1.1 x1.5 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

38 m34.7 m35.5 m32.2 m

Accounts Receivable


Accounts Payable

Cash From Operating Activities

44.4 m38.3 m42.8 m37.2 m

Purchases of PP&E

(3.2 m)(5.3 m)(4.6 m)(4 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(3.3 m)(7 m)(3.6 m)(66.7 m)

Dividends Paid

(31.4 m)(32.8 m)(33.4 m)(33.6 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(28.6 m)(31.8 m)(30.7 m)27.2 m

Interest Paid

879 k

Income Taxes Paid

20.1 m20 m20.2 m17.9 m
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2016


11.6 x


16 x


338.1 k


0.4 x


0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

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