Brokerage Firm Rating on Envision Healthcare Holdings (EVHC)

Envision Healthcare Holdings (EVHC) has an average broker rating of 1.62, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 13 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 9 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 4 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 4, which is also a Sell.

Envision Healthcare Holdings (EVHC) : Currently there are 9 street experts covering Envision Healthcare Holdings (EVHC) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $37 and $27 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $31.67. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $3.16.


For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Envision Healthcare Holdings (NYSE:EVHC): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $22.04 and $21.92 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $22.16. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $22.00, notching a gain of 0.05% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,907,439 . The stock had closed at $21.99 on the previous day.

In a related news, Murphy Steven G, officer (SVP of Gov. & Nat. Services) of Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc., unloaded 17,021 shares at an average price of $20.45 on March 15, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $348,079, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. The Company provides physician-led, outsourced medical services in the United States. The Company operates in two segments: EmCare Holdings, Inc. (EmCare) in the facility-based and post-acute care physician service business and American Medical Response, Inc. (AMR) in the healthcare transportation service business. EmCare provides integrated facility-based physician services for emergency departments, anesthesiology, hospitalist or inpatient, radiology, teleradiology and surgery programs. EmCare also offers physician-led care management solutions outside the hospital. AMR provides a range of healthcare transportation services from basic patient transit to the emergency care and pre-hospital assistance. In addition, AMR operates emergency (911) call and response service. It offers contracted medical staffing, and provides telephone triage, transportation dispatch and demand management services. It brands include EmCare and AMR.

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