|Bid||263.65 x 900|
|Ask||263.76 x 1000|
|Day's Range||251.63 - 272.79|
|52 Week Range||227.16 - 317.99|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.87|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.06|
|Earnings Date||Oct 23, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.20 (1.23%)|
|1y Target Est||330.79|
Rising health costs have become a burden for many Americans, but many people still may be unaware of one benefit they get, the health savings account. Personal finance expert Jean Chatzky joins Yahoo Finance to discuss the benefits of HSAs.
Due to a technical difficulty, Anthem, Inc. is delaying the start time of its third quarter 2019 earnings conference call to 9:00 a.m. EDT. For those who have dialed in please remain on the line.
Anthem (ANTM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.62% and 4.07%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 23, 2019 / Anthem Inc (NYSE: ANTM ) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2019 Third Quarter Earnings to be held on October 23, 2019 at 8:30 AM Eastern ...
Anthem Inc on Wednesday signaled earnings for 2020 could be better than feared, allaying some concerns that rising medical costs are eating into profits and sending shares of the No. 2 health insurer up 4%. Rising medical costs have been a cause for worry for health insurers. In the latest quarter, Anthem and rival Centene Corp missed estimates for benefit expense ratio, an important metric used to measure costs.
Anthem reported a 23% increase in third-quarter net income to $1.18 billion, or $4.55 a share, as revenue rose 15% to $26.44 billion after increasing medical enrollment by 1.1 million and increasing premiums. Adjusted for items, Anthem said it would've earned $4.87 a share. The company said it forecasts full-year adjusted EPS above $19.40 a share. Analysts polled by FactSet expected third-quarter earnings of $4.82 a share on revenue of $25.9 billion, and full-year earnings of $19.35.
Rising medical costs have been a cause for worry for health insurers. In the latest quarter, Anthem and rival Centene Corp missed estimates for benefit expense ratio, an important metric used to measure costs. On an investor call, Chief Executive Officer Gail Boudreaux when asked if the company would be able to earn around $22.50 to $22.60 per share next year, replied the numbers were "in the ballpark".
INDIANAPOLIS-- -- Third quarter net income was $4.55 per share, including net negative adjustment items of $0.32 per share. Adjusted net income was $4.87* per share. Operating revenue increased $3.5 billion, or 15.1 percent, over the prior year quarter to $26.4 billion. Medical enrollment was 41.0 million members, an increase of 1.1 million members over the prior year quarter, driven by growth in the ...
About 8,000 local patients were recently transferred from Hill Physicians Medical Group to a newcomer to the market, Imperial Medical Group, as well as Nivano Physicians.
Mizuho recommended buying three health insurer stocks as it initiated coverage of the sector Thursday. The Analyst Mizuho's Ann Hynes initiated coverage of Humana Inc . (NYSE: HUM ) with a Buy rating ...
Managed-care stocks have had a bad year, yet analysts at Mizuho Securities see hope. In a lengthy note initiating coverage on four leading managed-care companies, Mizuho’s Ann Hynes wrote that she was bullish on the industry despite worries over possible health care policy changes in Washington.
Health care stocks, one of the worst performing sectors, could be poised to outperform even as election turmoil heats up next year. Now, better-than-expected earnings from both UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) have highlighted health care companies' strong earnings amid a dim overall corporate profit outlook. Health care companies have strong underlying businesses, a factor becoming more attractive in the market as investors shift away from “riskier” assets and more expensive, loss-making companies. And from a valuation perspective, the weakness in the health care space has led many investors to buy health care stocks, which are selling at discounted prices.
Anthem (ANTM) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
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