Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Schaper Benz Wise Investment Counsel Incwi scooped up 20,835 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 Apr 21, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 53,582 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $3,940,956.Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approximately 0.73% of Schaper Benz Wise Investment Counsel Incwi’s portfolio.
Express Scripts Holding Company opened for trading at $74.81 and hit $76.3 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $76.06, with a gain of 2.42% or 1.8 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 46,06,450 shares. Company has a market cap of $48,111 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Paradigm Financial Advisors reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 287 shares or 4.07% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,763 shares of ESRX which is valued at $497,419. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.30% of Paradigm Financial Advisors’s portfolio.Raymond James Trust N.a. reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 945 shares or 4.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 20,062 shares of ESRX which is valued at $1,475,560. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.13% of Raymond James Trust N.a.’s portfolio.Gibraltar Capital Management boosted its stake in ESRX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6,305 additional shares and now holds a total of 50,788 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $3,735,457. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 4.87% of Gibraltar Capital Management’s portfolio.Grassi Investment Management reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 1,550 shares or 4.71% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 31,375 shares of ESRX which is valued at $2,226,998. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.44% of Grassi Investment Management’s portfolio.
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.