Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) Receives ‘Analyst’ Rating

Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : 7 brokerage houses believe that Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 8 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3. 2 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 17 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.37.

Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : 12 Wall Street analysts covering Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $82.25. The maximum price target given is $95 and the minimum target for short term is around $69, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $8.27.


Also, In the latest statement by the brokerage house, Barclays maintains its outlook on Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). The current rating of the shares is Overweight, according to the research report released by the firm. The brokerage firm raises the price target from $85 per share to $87 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on July 27, 2016.

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX): After opening at $70.2, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $69.76 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $70.7 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $70.44 for the day, a gain of 0.10% for the day session. The total traded volume was 3,376,584. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $70.37.

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