Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) Sellers Strengthened Their Shorts By 4.95%

May 16, 2018 - By Jenna Rose

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Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) had an increase of its shorted shares by 4.95%. FINRA issued shorted shares of ANTM’s total 6.88 million shares. Previously was reported up change of 4.95% from 6.55 million shares. With Average volume 2.01M, ANTM’s former position will take 3 days to restore. Anthem Inc float short is 2.68%.

ANTM is reaching $231.83 during the last trading session, after increased 0.42%.Anthem, Inc. has volume of 295,552 shares. Since May 16, 2017 ANTM has risen 35.30% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 23.75%.

Anthem, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a health benefits firm in the United States.The firm is valued at $59.16 billion. It operates through three divisions: Commercial and Specialty Business, Government Business, and Other.14.87 is the P/E ratio. The firm offers a spectrum of network managed care health benefit plans to large and small employer, individual, Medicaid, and Medicare markets.

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 16 have positions in Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) as follows: 14 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 2 with “Hold”. The positive are 88%. Since November 17, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Anthem has 22 analyst reports. On Wednesday, January 3 the firm has “Overweight” rating by PiperJaffray given. On Wednesday, January 31 the firm has “Buy” rating given by Jefferies. On Thursday, February 1 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Credit Suisse. On Thursday, February 1 the firm earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo. On Thursday, January 25 the firm has “Buy” rating by Bernstein given. The company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Thursday, April 26. On Friday, November 17 the rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy”. In Wednesday, April 25 report Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, April 26 Credit Suisse maintained Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) rating. Credit Suisse has “Outperform” rating and $284 target. On Friday, March 9 Leerink Swann maintained Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) with “Buy” rating.

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