Lifepoint Health, Inc. (LPNT): John E Jr D D S Maupin , director of Lifepoint Health, Inc. sold 3,800 shares on May 25, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 27, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $67.32 per share for a total value of $255,816.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Feb 19, 2016, Gregory T. Bier (director) sold 2,149 shares at $63.00 per share price.On Aug 7, 2015, Leif M. Murphy (EVP, CFO and CDO) sold 334 shares at $86.03 per share price.Also, On May 29, 2015, David M Dill (President and Chief Operating) sold 70,000 shares at $76.44 per share price.On May 8, 2015, Owen G Jr Shell (director) sold 7,500 shares at $70.69 per share price.
LifePoint Health Inc: On Wednesday, May 25, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in LifePoint Health Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $66.94 and hit $67.62 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $67.13, with a gain of 0.55% or 0.37 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,85,995 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $88.18 and the company has a market cap of $2,915 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $58.2.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.LifePoint Health Inc is Reiterated by Barclays to Underweight while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 70 from a previous price target of $74 . The Rating was issued on May 2, 2016.LifePoint Health Inc is Reiterated by Mizuho to Neutral and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 61.50 from a previous price target of $59.40 .The Rating was issued on May 2, 2016.
LifePoint Health Inc. formerly LifePoint Hospitals Inc. provides healthcare services. Through its subsidiaries the Company operates general acute care hospitals primarily in non-urban communities in the United States. Its hospitals provide a range of medical and surgical services in hospitals in non-urban markets. The Company’s services include general surgery internal medicine obstetrics emergency room care radiology oncology diagnostic care coronary care rehabilitation services and pediatric services. In some of its hospitals the Company offers services such as open-heart surgery skilled nursing psychiatric care and neuro-surgery. LifePoint provides outpatient services such as same-day surgery laboratory x-ray respiratory therapy imaging sports medicine and lithotripsy. The Company operates approximately 67 hospital campuses in 21 states having a total of approximately 8254 licensed beds.