Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Advent International Corpma scooped up 2,000 additional shares in Express Scripts Holding Company during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 31,400 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $2.3 Million.Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approximately 0.05% of Advent International Corpma’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Carlson Capital L P boosted its stake in ESRX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 489,944 additional shares and now holds a total of 700,000 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $50.4 Million. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.64% of Carlson Capital L P’s portfolio.Amalgamated Bank boosted its stake in ESRX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6,338 additional shares and now holds a total of 26,364 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $1.9 Million. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.19% of Amalgamated Bank’s portfolio.Capital Management Corp Va reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 4,015 shares or 10.21% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 35,308 shares of ESRX which is valued at $2.6 Million. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 1.00% of Capital Management Corp Va’s portfolio. Globeflex Capital L P added ESRX to its portfolio by purchasing 1,800 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $131,634. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.04% of Globeflex Capital L P’s portfolio.
Express Scripts Holding Company opened for trading at $74.42 and hit $75.51 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $74.72, with a gain of 0.50% or 0.37 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 30,51,958 shares. Company has a market cap of $47,263 M.
On the company’s financial health, Express Scripts Holding Company reported $1.22 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.22. The company had revenue of $24792.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $25135.07 million. The company’s revenue was down -.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.10 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Express Scripts Holding Company. Shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Apr 27, 2016 to “Mkt Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $90 .Express Scripts Holding Company was Initiated by Credit Suisse to “Outperform” on Mar 16, 2016. Mizuho Downgraded Express Scripts Holding Company on Mar 1, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $77.