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On Monday, shares in Missouri headquartered Express Scripts Holding Co. recorded a trading volume of 2.65 million shares. The stock ended the session 0.38% lower at $60.33. The Company’s shares have gained 0.03% over the previous three months. The stock is trading 3.77% below its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which operates as a pharmacy benefit management company, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 36.01.
On July 25th, 2017, Express Scripts announced Q2 2017 results. For Q2 2017, revenues were $25.3 billion; GAAP net income was $801.8 million; and EBITDA was $1.8 billion. For its 2017 guidance, the Company increased adjusted earnings per diluted share from a range of $6.90 to $7.04 to a range of $6.95 to $7.05, which represents growth of 10% over 2016 adjusted earnings per diluted share results at the mid-point of the range. The free research report on ESRX is available at:
Health Insurance Innovations
Florida-based Health Insurance Innovations Inc.’s stock closed the day 0.30% lower at $33.00 with a total trading volume of 255,257 shares. The Company’s shares have surged 17.65% in the past month, 64.18% in the previous three months, and 84.87% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 23.31% and 72.86% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of the Company, which operates as a developer, distributor, and administrator of cloud-based individual health and family insurance plans, and supplemental products, have an RSI of 66.56.
On August 02nd, 2017, Health Insurance Innovations announced financial results for Q2 ended June 30th, 2017. For Q2 2017, revenue was a record $61.8 million; total collections from customers (premium equivalents) were a record $98.9 million; and adjusted EBITDA was a record $12.5 million. Policies in force as of June 30th, 2017 totaled a record of approximately 359,500 – a 39.1% increase from 258,400 as of June 30th, 2016. The complimentary report on HIIQ can be downloaded at:
Shares in Connecticut-based Aetna Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.25 million shares. The stock ended yesterday’s trading session 0.19% higher at $154.74. The Company’s shares have advanced 9.74% in the previous three months and 24.78% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.72% and 14.41%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Aetna, which operates as a health care benefits company, have an RSI of 49.23.
On August 04th, 2017, research firm RBC Capital Markets reiterated its ‘Outperform’ rating on the Company’s stock with an increase of the target price from $162 a share to $171 a share.
On August 10th, 2017, Aetna announced that it has completed a public offering of $1 billion of 3.875% senior notes due in 2047. The Company intends to use the proceeds of the offering to repay a portion of its 1.5% senior notes and floating-rate senior notes, both due in 2017, and for general corporate purposes. Visit us today and download our complete research report on AET for free at:
Connecticut headquartered Cigna Corp.’s stock finished Monday’s session 0.54% higher at $177.98 with a total trading volume of 1.07 million shares. The Company’s shares have advanced 2.15% in the last one month, 11.69% over the previous three months, and 33.43% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 3.44% and 15.97%, respectively. Additionally, shares of Cigna, which provides insurance and related products and services, have an RSI of 56.98.
On August 09th, 2017, Cigna has signed on as a corporate sponsor of the Hartford Yard Goats minor league baseball team for the 2017 and 2018 seasons. As part of the sponsorship, the Company will set up its Health Improvement Tour at select games. The Health Improvement tour is a mobile health clinic that brings free health screenings and health coaching to communities across the US. Get free access to your technical report on CI at:
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