FAQs

Where do Quest Diagnostics shares of stock, bonds and options trade?

Shares in Quest Diagnostics trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "DGX."

Fixed Income bonds trade over the counter.

Options on DGX shares are traded on the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

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Who is Quest Diagnostics’ transfer agent?

Our transfer agent is Computershare. They can be reached at:

Computershare
P.O. Box 505000
Louisville, KY 40233-5000
Telephone inquiries: 800-622-6757 (US, Canada)
781-575-4735 (all other locations)

Overnight correspondence should be sent to:
Computershare
462 South 4th St.
Suite 1600
Louisville, KY 40202

Shareholder website
www.computershare.com/investor

Shareholder online inquiries

https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact

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What is book-entry and how do I keep track of my book-entry shares?

Book-entry form of registered ownership allows you to own shares without having paper stock certificates in your possession. You are the record owner and enjoy the same shareholder benefits as you would with certificated shares. If you have book-entry shares, you will receive a statement of your holdings on a yearly basis. You may, of course, request an additional statement at any time by contacting Computershare at 800-622-6757 (US, Canada) or 781-575-4735 (all other locations).

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What is Quest Diagnostics’ dividend policy?

Quest Diagnostics' dividend rate will be $0.62 per share quarterly, beginning on April 21, 2021, which equates to an annual dividend of $2.48 per share. 

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What is the next dividend payment date?

The Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.62 per share, payable on July 21, 2021 to shareholders of record of Quest Diagnostics common stock on July 7, 2021.

Record Date July 7, 2021 April 7, 2021
January 20, 2021
October 6, 2020
Payment Date July 21, 2021 April 21, 2021
February 3, 2021
October 21, 2020
Dividend Payment $0.62 $0.62 $0.56 $0.56
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What is the Company's stock-split history?

Quest Diagnostics executed two-for-one stock splits on May 31, 2001 and on June 20, 2005.

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Does Quest Diagnostics have a direct purchase plan?

Yes. The plan is named the Computershare Investment Plan and it is a direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan. Please direct inquiries to:

Computershare
P.O. Box 505000
Louisville, KY 40233-5000
Telephone inquiries: 800-622-6757 (US, Canada)
781-575-4735 (all other locations)

Overnight correspondence should be sent to:
Computershare
462 South 4th St.
Suite 1600
Louisville, KY 40202

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Does Quest Diagnostics have a dividend reinvestment plan?

Yes. The plan is named the Computershare Investment Plan and it is a direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan. Please direct inquiries to:

Computershare
P.O. Box 505000
Louisville, KY 40233-5000
Telephone inquiries: 800-622-6757 (US, Canada)
781-575-4735 (all other locations)

Overnight correspondence should be sent to:
Computershare
462 South 4th St.
Suite 1600
Louisville, KY 40202

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What are Quest Diagnostics' credit ratings?

Quest Diagnostics has credit rating relationships with Standard & Poor's, Moody's Investors Service and Fitch Ratings. Standard & Poor's rating is BBB+ with a stable outlook. Our Moody's current credit rating is Baa2 with a stable outlook. Our current credit rating with Fitch is BBB with a stable outlook.

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When will you release your next quarterly results?

Quest Diagnostics will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on July 22, 2021.

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