CIGNA Corporation (CI) : Highland Capital Management reduced its stake in CIGNA Corporation by 4.55% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 84,401 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $11,234,617 after selling 4,025 shares in CIGNA Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016.CIGNA Corporation makes up approximately 0.94% of Highland Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 137 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,677 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $223,259. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc’s portfolio. Capital Analysts sold out all of its stake in CI during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 493 shares of CI which is valued $65,633.Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llpma reduced its stake in CI by selling 360 shares or 11.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,680 shares of CI which is valued at $348,909. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llpma’s portfolio.Churchill Management Corp reduced its stake in CI by selling 2,066 shares or 8.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 22,922 shares of CI which is valued at $2,970,691. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.19% of Churchill Management Corp’s portfolio.
CIGNA Corporation opened for trading at $131.02 and hit $133.25 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $133.11, with a gain of 2.16% or 2.81 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 19,47,405 shares. Company has a market cap of $34,144 M.
On the company’s financial health, CIGNA Corporation reported $2.32 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.17 according to the earnings call on May 6, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.15. The company had revenue of $9884.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9961.51 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.96 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 .
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