|Bid||230.78 x 900|
|Ask||233.33 x 3100|
|Day's Range||224.53 - 232.45|
|52 Week Range||118.50 - 232.45|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.84|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.04|
|Earnings Date||May 07, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.00 (1.73%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 09, 2021|
|1y Target Est||256.13|
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Cigna (CI) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
In the current session, Cigna Inc. (NYSE:CI) is trading at $225.86, after a 0.39% gain. Over the past month, the stock increased by 11.03%, and in the past year, by 24.37%. With performance like this, long-term shareholders optimistic but others are more likely to look into the price-to-earnings ratio to see if the stock might be overvalued. Assuming that all other factors are held constant, this could present itself as an opportunity for shareholders trying to capitalize on the higher share price. The stock is currently below from its 52 week high by 2.18%. The P/E ratio is used by long-term shareholders to assess the company's market performance against aggregate market data, historical earnings, and the industry at large. A lower P/E indicates that shareholders do not expect the stock to perform better in the future, and that the company is probably undervalued. It shows that shareholders are less than willing to pay a high share price, because they do not expect the company to exhibit growth, in terms of future earnings. View more earnings on CI Most often, an industry will prevail in a particular phase of a business cycle, than other industries. Cigna Inc. has a lower P/E than the aggregate P/E of 31.14 of the Health Care Providers & Services industry. Ideally, one might believe that the stock might perform worse than its peers, but it's also probable that the stock is undervalued. Price to earnings ratio is not always a great indicator of the company's performance. Depending on the earnings makeup of a company, investors can become unable to attain key insights from trailing earnings. See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaPrice Over Earnings Overview: Methode ElectronicsA Look Into Cooper Companies Price Over Earnings© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.