Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) was Reiterated by Mizuho to “Neutral” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 82 from a previous price target of $77 . Mizuho advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 2, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Express Scripts Holding Company. 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. Express Scripts Holding Company was Resumed by BofA/Merrill to “Neutral” on Jun 7, 2016.
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.
Express Scripts Holding Company closed down -1.02 points or -1.32% at $76.07 with 45,50,675 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $76.84, the shares hit an intraday low of $75.93 and an intraday high of $77.15 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on May 11, 2016, Everett Neville (Senior VP, Supply Chain) sold 800 shares at $74.11 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 3, 2016, Mahon Thomas P Mac (director) sold 5,482 shares at $73.93 per share price. On Mar 11, 2016, Christopher A Mcginnis (VP, Controller & Ch. Acct. Off) sold 579 shares at $68.56 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.