Humana Inc. (HUM) Sets 52-Week High on Apr, 17 at $296.79

April 17, 2018 - By Nellie Rakes

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) Corporate Logo

Big Money Sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q4 2017. It has change of 0.16, from 2017Q3’s 1.21. The ratio dived due to Humana Inc. positioning: 40 sold and 209 reduced. 69 funds amassed positions and 193 increased positions. Investors holded 131.39 million in 2017Q3 but now own 125.53 million shares or 4.46% less.
Numeric Invsts Limited Liability Company reported 28,350 shs. Natl Bank Of America De invested in 1.85M shs or 0.08% of the stock. Cornerstone Advsrs has 260 shs. Swiss National Bank & Trust holds 614,626 shs. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab holds 27,390 shs. Cornerstone reported 8,000 shs stake. Gardner Lewis Asset Management Ltd Partnership owns 52,894 shs or 1.11% of their US capital. Hanson Doremus Investment invested in 2,250 shs or 0.19% of the stock. Ls Advsrs Limited holds 0.08% of its capital in Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) for 5,586 shs. Telemus Cap Limited Com has 8,832 shs. Drw Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.05% in Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM). Mckinley Mgmt Limited Liability Com Delaware accumulated 1.52% or 121,777 shs. 197,186 were accumulated by Glenmede Trust Company Na. 139,100 were reported by Pggm Invests. Waddell And Reed Financial Incorporated has 0.09% invested in Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) for 169,900 shs.

Humana Inc. registered $20.82 million net activity with 0 insider buys and 10 sales since December 15, 2017. Christopher M Todoroff sold $4.48 million worth of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) or 16,389 shs on Saturday, February 24. On Friday, December 15 the insider BILNEY JODY L sold $1.75 million. MARGULIS HEIDI S also sold $1.03M worth of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) on Wednesday, February 28. Zipperle Cynthia H sold $326,899 worth of stock or 1,196 shs. On Wednesday, February 28 $295,450 worth of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) was sold by Fleming William Kevin. On Friday, December 15 Huval Timothy S. also sold $340,034 worth of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM).

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) broke into 1-year high with $323.50 target or 9.00 % above the last $296.79 share price. It was reported on Apr, 17 by Barchart.com. The company has $40.98 billion market cap. At $323.50 target, the company’s valuation could be $3.69 billion more.

The stock increased 2.36% or $6.84 during the last trading session, reaching $296.79.Humana Inc. has volume of 248,558 shares. Since April 17, 2017 HUM has risen 31.54% and is uptrending. HUM outperformed by 19.99% the S&P 500.

Analysts await Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $3.21 earnings per share, up 16.73 % or $0.46 from last year’s $2.75 per share. HUM’s profit will be $443.26M for 23.11 P/E if the $3.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.06 actual earnings per share reported by Humana Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 55.83 % EPS growth.

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) Ratings Coverage

In total 13 analysts cover Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM). “Buy” rating has 9, “Sell” are 0, while 4 are “Hold”. 69% are bullish. With $35600 highest and $230.0 lowest [Target] Humana Inc has $292.77 average [Target] or -1.35% below the current ($296.79) price. 24 are the (NYSE:HUM)’s analyst reports since October 23, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Thursday, February 8 the company was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. On Monday, February 12 the rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral”. On Thursday, April 12 Jefferies maintained Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) rating. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $35600 target. On Thursday, November 9 RBC Capital Markets maintained Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) rating. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $242.0 target. On Tuesday, April 3 the stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray. On Wednesday, November 8 the company was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Thursday, November 9 the stock of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, March 30 the firm has “Hold” rating given by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Friday, January 12 the rating was upgraded by Jefferies to “Buy”. On Friday, November 3 the stock of Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) earned “Hold” rating by Credit Suisse.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being firm in the United States.The company has $40.98 billion market cap. The firm operates through three divisions: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services.The P/E ratio is 17.66. The Retail segment offers Medicare benefits, as well as commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals or through group accounts.

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) Institutional Investors Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.





Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter: