CIGNA Corporation (CI) : Cnh Partners scooped up 117,164 additional shares in CIGNA Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,104,139 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $147,192,770.CIGNA Corporation makes up approximately 2.90% of Cnh Partners’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Magnetar Financial reduced its stake in CI by selling 159,601 shares or 16.65% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 798,792 shares of CI which is valued at $106,486,962. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 2.64% of Magnetar Financial’s portfolio.Bryn Mawr Trust Co reduced its stake in CI by selling 52 shares or 0.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,389 shares of CI which is valued at $1,118,338. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.07% of Bryn Mawr Trust Co’s portfolio.Evercore Wealth Management reduced its stake in CI by selling 303 shares or 41.97% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 419 shares of CI which is valued at $52,207. John G Ullman Associates Inc added CI to its portfolio by purchasing 2,400 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $350,400. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.07% of John G Ullman Associates Inc’s portfolio.
CIGNA Corporation closed down -0.62 points or -0.48% at $127.64 with 7,01,460 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $128.58, the shares hit an intraday low of $127.15 and an intraday high of $128.99 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday 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 .
Cigna Corporation (Cigna) together with its subsidiaries is a health services company. The Company offers medical dental disability life and accident insurance and related products and services. The Company operates in three segments: Global Health Care Global Supplemental Benefits and Group Disability and Life. The Global Health Care segment aggregates the commercial and Government operating segments. The Global Supplemental Benefits segment offers supplemental health life and accident insurance products. The Group Disability and Life segment provides group long-term and short-term disability insurance group life insurance accident and specialty insurance and related services. Cigna offers commercial health and dental insurance Medicare and Medicaid products and health life and accident insurance coverages to individuals. It offers personal accident insurance coverage consisting of accidental death and dismemberment and travel accident insurance.