Were Analysts Bearish Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) This Week?

May 18, 2018 - By Adrian Mccoy

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Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 87% are positive. Anthem Inc had 21 analyst reports since December 6, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, January 12 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 25 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Bernstein maintained the shares of ANTM in report on Thursday, January 25 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, April 26. Bernstein maintained it with “Buy” rating and $33200 target in Thursday, April 26 report. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, January 3 by PiperJaffray. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Hold” on Wednesday, January 3. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, February 1. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 31 with “Buy”. Below is a list of Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) latest ratings and price target changes.

26/04/2018 Broker: Bernstein Rating: Buy New Target: $332.0000 Maintain
25/04/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $293.0000 Maintain
26/04/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $280 New Target: $284 Maintain
26/04/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Buy New Target: $287.0000 Upgrade
26/04/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Overweight Upgrade
25/04/2018 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Buy New Target: $275.0000 Maintain
09/03/2018 Broker: Leerink Swann Rating: Buy New Target: $335.0 Maintain
08/03/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight New Target: $270 Initiates Coverage On
01/02/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $280.0 Maintain
01/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $247 New Target: $266 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $230.92. About 130,929 shares traded. Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has risen 35.30% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.75% the S&P500.

Anthem, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a health benefits firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $58.93 billion. It operates through three divisions: Commercial and Specialty Business, Government Business, and Other. It has a 14.81 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.

More notable recent Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Anthem (ANTM) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on April 25, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Piper Favors Insurers (ANTM) (UNH) Over Hospitals After Annual Survey” published on May 14, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “Glenview Capital Enters AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Express Scripts (ESRX), T-Mobile (TMUS) (more…) -13F” on May 15, 2018. More interesting news about Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Anthem Inc.: Good Investment In The Healthcare Industry” published on May 16, 2018 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “JANA Shows New Stakes in Apple (AAPL), Boston Scientific (BSX), Dropbox (DBX), iQIYI (IQ) (more..) -13F” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

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