Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) : The highest short term price target forecast on Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) is $105 and the lowest target price is $63. A total of 14 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $83.86 with a standard deviation of $11.79.
Express Scripts Holding Company has lost 1.49% in the last five trading days and dropped 0.05% in the last 4 weeks. Express Scripts Holding Company is up 9.68% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -13.28%. Also, Major Brokerage house, Morgan Stanley downgrades its ratings on Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). In the latest research report, Morgan Stanley raises the target price from $67 per share to $70 per share. According to the latest information available, the shares are now rated Underweight by the analysts at the agency. The rating by the firm was issued on June 20, 2016.
Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) has an average broker rating of 2.29, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 18 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 8 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 8 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 2, which is also a Buy. 2 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company.
Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $75.98 and $75.26 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $76.21. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $75.80, notching a gain of 0.13% for the day. The total traded volume was 5,270,947 . The stock had closed at $75.70 on the previous day.