CIGNA Corporation (CI) : Gyroscope Capital Management Group reduced its stake in CIGNA Corporation by 0.24% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 14,271 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $1,806,994 after selling 34 shares in CIGNA Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 8, 2016.CIGNA Corporation makes up approximately 1.41% of Gyroscope Capital Management Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a. reduced its stake in CI by selling 119,749 shares or 72.78% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 44,784 shares of CI which is valued at $5,670,550. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a.’s portfolio.First Trust Advisors Lp reduced its stake in CI by selling 146,417 shares or 50.9% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 141,241 shares of CI which is valued at $18,149,469. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of First Trust Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Capital One National Association boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 63 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,868 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $248,649. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.02% of Capital One National Association’s portfolio.Hall Laurie J Trustee reduced its stake in CI by selling 5,493 shares or 21.2% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 20,413 shares of CI which is valued at $2,657,568. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 1.72% of Hall Laurie J Trustee’s portfolio.
CIGNA Corporation closed down -0.68 points or -0.51% at $132.63 with 18,22,390 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $132.69, the shares hit an intraday low of $130.56 and an intraday high of $133.39 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, CIGNA Corporation reported $1.98 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.41 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.39. The company had revenue of $9960.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9950.18 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.55 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on CIGNA Corporation. Stifel Initiated CIGNA Corporation on Jun 28, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $169.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on May 18, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 174 from a previous price target of $169 .
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