CVS Health Corp (CVS) : Kidder Stephen W scooped up 4,540 additional shares in CVS Health Corp during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 27, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 105,885 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $10.3 Million.CVS Health Corp makes up approximately 4.14% of Kidder Stephen W’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Notis-mcconarty Edward boosted its stake in CVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 55 additional shares and now holds a total of 45,441 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $4.4 Million. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 3.09% of Notis-mcconarty Edward’s portfolio. Squarepoint Ops added CVS to its portfolio by purchasing 4,119 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $409,676. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.03% of Squarepoint Ops’s portfolio.Penobscot Investment Management Company reduced its stake in CVS by selling 17,610 shares or 22.6% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 60,309 shares of CVS which is valued at $6 Million. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 2.25% of Penobscot Investment Management Company’s portfolio.Altavista Wealth Management boosted its stake in CVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 15 additional shares and now holds a total of 27,630 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $2.7 Million. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 1.57% of Altavista Wealth Management’s portfolio.Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America reduced its stake in CVS by selling 1,150 shares or 21.92% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,096 shares of CVS which is valued at $424,632. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.08% of Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America’s portfolio.
CVS Health Corp opened for trading at $96.59 and hit $97.52 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $96.62, with a gain of 0.32% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 54,34,926 shares. Company has a market cap of $103,772 M.
On the company’s financial health, CVS Health Corp reported $1.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on May 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.16. The company had revenue of $43215.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $43000.77 million. The company’s revenue was up 18.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.14 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on CVS Health Corp. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on May 4, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 117 from a previous price target of $104 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on May 4, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 115 from a previous price target of $110 .Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Mar 10, 2016 to “Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 115 from a previous price target of $110 .
CVS Health Corporation together with its subsidiaries is a pharmacy company. The Company operates through three business segments: Pharmacy Services Retail Pharmacy and Corporate. The Pharmacy Services segment provides a range of pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and operates under the CVS/caremark Pharmacy Services Novologix and Navarro Health Services names. The Retail Pharmacy segment sells prescription drugs and an assortment of general merchandise including over-the-counter drugs beauty products and cosmetics personal care products convenience foods photo finishing seasonal merchandise and greeting cards through the Company’s retail stores online retail pharmacy Websites and retail healthcare clinics. The Corporate segment provides management and administrative services to support the overall operations of the Company. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiary Omnicare Inc. provides pharmacy services to long term care facilities.