Bio-Reference Labs Rides a Demographic Wave

Laboratory testing services are growing about as steadily as does the basic population of the U.S. The more people, the more tests that are typically required. If the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) ever gets fully implemented, demand may rise because a greater percentage of the population will be covered by insurance.

Bio-Reference Labs (BRLI) has long been riding the crest of the demographic demand wave. Its results have grown steadily, as reflected in the data below. The price-to-earnings ratio during the eight-year period highlighted averaged 21.3x, reflecting the company's great performance....195 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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