Eli Lilly and Co (LLY) : Rhenman Partners Asset Management Ab scooped up 49,000 additional shares in Eli Lilly and Co during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 19, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 195,000 shares of Eli Lilly and Co which is valued at $15,176,850.Eli Lilly and Co makes up approximately 2.75% of Rhenman Partners Asset Management Ab’s portfolio.
Eli Lilly and Co opened for trading at $77.1 and hit $77.94 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $77.83, with a gain of 0.59% or 0.46 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 26,97,164 shares. Company has a market cap of $86,087 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Yhb Investment Advisors sold out all of its stake in LLY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 2,669 shares of LLY which is valued $207,728.Blue Fin Capital reduced its stake in LLY by selling 1,705 shares or 11.08% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 13,684 shares of LLY which is valued at $1,033,553. Eli Lilly and Co makes up approx 0.87% of Blue Fin Capital’s portfolio.Eastern Bank reduced its stake in LLY by selling 216 shares or 1.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 12,300 shares of LLY which is valued at $929,019. Eli Lilly and Co makes up approx 0.08% of Eastern Bank’s portfolio.Quotient Investors boosted its stake in LLY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,466 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,706 shares of Eli Lilly and Co which is valued at $1,488,394. Eli Lilly and Co makes up approx 0.54% of Quotient Investors’s portfolio. Triangle Securities Wealth Management sold out all of its stake in LLY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 3,905 shares of LLY which is valued $288,775.
On the company’s financial health, Eli Lilly and Co reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Jan 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.78. The company had revenue of $5375.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5327.26 million. The company’s revenue was up 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.75 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Eli Lilly and Co. Societe Generale Initiated Eli Lilly and Co on Apr 6, 2016 to “Hold”, Price Target of the shares are set at $78.
Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) is engaged in drug manufacturing business. The Company discovers develops manufactures and market products in two segments: human pharmaceutical products and animal health products. The Company’s products are sold in approximately 120 countries. The Company’s human pharmaceutical business segment sells medicines which are discovered or developed by its scientists. Its animal health business segment operates through the Company’s Elanco division which develops manufactures and markets products for both food animals and companion animals. The Company manufactures and distributes its products through facilities in the United States Puerto Rico and 11 other countries. Its products include endocrinology products neuroscience products oncology products cardiovascular products products for food animals products for companion animals and Novartis AH products.