CVS Health Corporation holds a quick ratio of 0.6 with a current ratio of 1. For the income oriented investors, the existing payout ratio will be observed closely, providing a valuable insight into CVS Health Corporation's dividend policy. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. raised its stake in shares of CVS Health by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter.
Shares of CVS Health Corp (NYSE CVS) traded down $0.65 on Tuesday, reaching $71.04.
Vontobel Asset Management Inc increased Adobe Sys Inc (NASDAQ:ADBE) stake by 58,562 shares to 190,260 valued at $26.91M in 2017Q2. Valley Advisers has 2,645 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. The New York-based Barrett Asset Management Limited Liability Com has invested 0.01% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). The fund owned 3,060,572 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock after selling 1,369,719 shares during the period. Gould Asset Management Limited Ca accumulated 0.19% or 4,785 shares. Arrow Fincl reported 0.55% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). Millennium Management Ltd Liability owns 2.60 million shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. Bragg Financial Advsr Inc holds 0.41% or 32,125 shares in its portfolio. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec holds 159,800 shares. The United Kingdom-based Edinburgh Prns Ltd has invested 0.03% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust accumulated 0.41% or 53,199 shares. Franklin Resources Inc owns 13.62 million shares or 0.55% of their U.S. portfolio. CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since December 5, 2016 and is downtrending. The company's stock climbed 1.8% to $184.48 in early trading on Monday.
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Since June 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $18.44 million activity. Edge Wealth Management Llc has invested 2.89% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). The stock was sold at an average price of $79.65, for a total transaction of $18,883,262.70. Epoch Invest Ptnrs reported 224,881 shares stake. Therefore 62% are positive.
More notable recent CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "CVS Health - Attractive Long-Term Income Play" on November 24, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "CVS Health: Solid - A Portfolio Analysis" published on November 27, 2017, Cnbc.com published: "Jefferies slashes its CVS Health price forecast on Amazon competition risk" on November 07, 2017. CVS Health now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $86.35. FMR LLC lifted its stake in shares of CVS Health by 22.0% during the 2nd quarter. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 14 by Wolfe Research. Oppenheimer restated a "buy" rating and set a $95.00 target price on shares of CVS Health in a research report on Monday, October 9th. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 13 by SunTrust. On Tuesday, November 7 the stock rating was maintained by Loop Capital with "Hold". The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, November 10 with "Outperform". The stock decreased 1.17% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $70.85. About 40.46 million shares traded or 381.92% up from the average.
CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) opened at $71.69 on Tuesday. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. The pharmacy operator reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.49 by $0.01. They expect $1.90 earnings per share, up 11.11% or $0.19 from last year's $1.71 per share.
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The dividend yield expresses to the investor the amount of return to expect against the amount of capital invested in the stock. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. boosted its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 4,150.0% in the fourth quarter.
Health Care For All, a Boston non-profit, says both CVS and Aetna have billions of dollars, and they want to make sure the companies have patients' best interest at heart and not their own financial gain. Finally, Fiduciary Trust Co. increased its stake in shares of CVS Health by 1.2% during the first quarter.
The deal would let CVS position itself as a one-stop shop for Americans' health care needs with prescription drugs, clinics and insurance plans to cover those goods and services. The company has market cap of $2.32 billion.
Carlson, who was interviewed in Fast Company this week about the CVS - Aetna merger, notes that the stronger impetus for the deal was taking pharmacy benefits in-house, and this deal will allow Aetna to benefit from CVS Caremark services. It has a 75.89 P/E ratio.
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