Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Becker Capital Management Inc added new position in Express Scripts Holding Company during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 386,370 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $29,356,393 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 2, 2016 with the SEC.Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approximately 1.15% of Becker Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Quadrant Capital Group boosted its stake in ESRX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 80 additional shares and now holds a total of 3,680 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $279,938. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.18% of Quadrant Capital Group’s portfolio.Delta Asset Managementtn reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 50 shares or 4.21% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,138 shares of ESRX which is valued at $89,743. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.02% of Delta Asset Managementtn’s portfolio.Mai Capital Management reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 609 shares or 2.48% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 23,906 shares of ESRX which is valued at $1,904,830. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.15% of Mai Capital Management’s portfolio.
Express Scripts Holding Company closed down -0.47 points or -0.62% at $75.91 with 24,56,870 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $76.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $75.735 and an intraday high of $76.81 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Express Scripts Holding Company reported $1.57 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.57. The company had revenue of $25222.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $25392.31 million. The company’s revenue was down -.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.44 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Express Scripts Holding Company. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Aug 2, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 82 from a previous price target of $77 .Express Scripts Holding Company was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Underweight” on Jun 20, 2016. Express Scripts Holding Company was Initiated by Bernstein to “Underperform” on Jun 16, 2016.