Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) : Investors need to focus on Analysts Rating

It has outperformed by 23.75% the S&P500.

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) touched its 1-Year High price of $267.95 on 01/31/18 and its 1-Year Low price of $164.91 on 04/17/17. Farmers National Bank who had been investing in Intel Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $244.44 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.0202 during the last trading session, reaching $17.6102. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 7.12M shares a day, this signifies a pretty noteworthy change over the norm. It has underperformed by 86.93% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.51 in Q4 2017. The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 1.55 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.66. It is positive, as 56 investors sold SYMC shares while 144 reduced holdings.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ANTM. About 997,001 shares traded. Capital Advisers Lc holds 23,642 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. The Kentucky-based Stock Yards National Bank Co has invested 1.63% in AT&T Inc. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of -0.01% in last three month period. (NYSE:LOW). Amp Cap Invsts Ltd reported 0.43% of its portfolio in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) to report earnings on April, 25 before the open. Moreover, Perkins Capital Management has 1.18% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:RMD). Korea holds 0.01% in ResMed Inc. Messner And Smith Theme Value Inv Mngmt Limited Ca holds 0.01% or 23,850 shares in its portfolio.

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Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) stock gained attention from Active Investors. Market cap is just a fancy name for a straightforward concept: it is the market value of a company's outstanding shares. Ingalls Snyder Limited Com has 433,005 shares. Fjarde Ap owns 181,391 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio.

First Republic Investment Management Inc, which manages about $25.99 billion and $15.18B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Novartis A G (NYSE:NVS) by 14,188 shares to 446,647 shares, valued at $37.50M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Colgate (NYSE:CL) by 370,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 417,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Eqt Corp (Call) (NYSE:EQT). The business had revenue of $22.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $22.17 billion. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Hold" on Wednesday, January 4. Therefore 39% are positive. Mylan Inc. had 73 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Evercore to "Underperform" on Friday, July 21. The stock of Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Friday, November 13.

Rockefeller Financial Services Inc decreased its stake in Anthem Inc. Instead, they should also do their own research-such as reading the prospectus for new companies or for public companies, the quarterly and annual reports filed with the SEC-to confirm whether a particular investment is appropriate for them in light of their individual financial circumstances. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 84,346 shares in the company, valued at $20,611,632.02. On Thursday, February 1 RBC Capital Markets maintained Anthem, Inc. As per Friday, June 16, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, November 19 by Argus Research.

Although earnings from JPMorgan Chase and other large banks bested analyst expectations, the sector had risen in anticipation of the reports and the results - while good - were not strong enough to propel the stocks higher, analysts said. Heading into earnings season investors often take close note of the volatility levels ahead of and immediately after the earnings report. They expect $0.25 EPS, up 400.00% or $0.20 from last year's $0.05 per share. After $0.74 actual earnings per share reported by Lowe's Companies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 75.68% EPS growth.

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Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) received a Buy rating from 4 analysts.

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $1.29/Share beating the analyst estimate of $1.27/Share by a difference of $0.02. The company was maintained on Monday, October 2 by RBC Capital Markets. The company presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $236.13.

Shares of Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) opened at 165.84 on Tuesday. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, June 7. 2,810 shares were sold by PENDARVIS DAVID, worth $239,918 on Wednesday, January 3. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. A rating of a 1 or a 2 would signify a mean Buy view. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Thursday, October 29 by FBR Capital. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, October 26 with "Equal-Weight".

Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at 4.60% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 15.45% in coming 5 years. ANTM's profit will be $1.26B for 11.42 P/E if the $4.93 EPS becomes a reality.

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