Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Beacon Financial Group reduced its stake in Express Scripts Holding Company by 5.33% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 63,566 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $4.4 Million after selling 3,579 shares in Express Scripts Holding Company according to a report filed by the company on Apr 1, 2016 with the SEC.Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approximately 0.95% of Beacon Financial Group’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Express Scripts Holding Company reported $1.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Feb 16, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.55. The company had revenue of $26175.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $26583.33 million. The company’s revenue was down -.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.39 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Express Scripts Holding Company. 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.Shares were Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Feb 22, 2016 to ” Sell” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 61 from a previous price target of $93 .
Express Scripts Holding Company closed down -0.38 points or -0.54% at $69.71 with 34,11,244 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $70.1, the shares hit an intraday low of $69.32 and an intraday high of $70.42 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.