WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) Sets All-Time High at $246.65 on Jun, 29

June 29, 2018 - By Robert Case

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During 2018 Q1 the big money sentiment decreased to 1.09. That’s change of 0.04, from 2017Q4’s 1.13. 28 investors sold all, 111 reduced holdings as WellCare Health Plans, Inc. ratio dived. 107 rose holdings while 44 funds acquired holdings. Funds hold 42.02 million shares thus 0.65% less from 2017Q4’s 42.30 million shares.
Hsbc Holding Public invested in 0% or 3,917 shs. 168,443 are held by Schwab Charles Inc. Amalgamated Fincl Bank owns 9,886 shs. 29,372 were reported by Smith Graham Investment Advsr Limited Partnership. Credit Suisse Ag invested 0.01% of its capital in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG). 86,800 are owned by Hbk Investments Lp. Clinton holds 1.06% of its capital in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) for 50,957 shs. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 1,800 shs. Nuveen Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Company reported 92,827 shs stake. Shell Asset Mngmt stated it has 0.03% in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG). Moreover, Walleye Trading Ltd Co has 0.01% invested in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) for 6,921 shs. Artemis Investment Mgmt Llp holds 65,005 shs or 0.19% of its capital. Northern Trust Corp owns 343,236 shs for 0.02% of their capital. Moreover, Renaissance Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.31% invested in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) for 1.46M shs. 8,969 are owned by Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado.

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) hit $246.65 price per share on Jun, 29, also an all time high. It was published by Barchart.com. The company has $11.04 billion market cap. The company’s valuation will be $662.28M more at $261.45 PT.

The stock increased 0.52% or $1.26 during the last trading session, reaching $246.65.WellCare Health Plans, Inc. has volume of 106,905 shares. Since June 29, 2017 WCG has risen 27.35% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 14.78%.

Earnings report for WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) is awaited on August, 3., according to Faxor. The EPS diference is $0.47 or 18.65 % up from last years number. Previous year: $2.52; Analysts forcast: $2.99. If reported the P/E will be 20.62 with $133.81 million profit. 21.05 % EPS growth is what analysts predict. $2.47 EPS was revealed for last quarter.

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 13 have positions in WellCare Health Plans (NYSE:WCG) as follows: 11 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 2 with “Hold”. The positive are 85%. Since January 3, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc WellCare Health Plans has 21 analyst reports. On Tuesday, February 6 the stock of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) earned “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Friday, January 12 Jefferies maintained WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) with “Hold” rating. On Tuesday, May 1 the stock has “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Friday, March 16 Bank of America upgraded WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) to “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, January 23 the firm has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co given. On Wednesday, June 27 the stock has “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan. The company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Wednesday, June 27. In Wednesday, May 30 report Wells Fargo maintained it with “Buy” rating and $25000 target. In Thursday, May 31 report BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $275 target. On Tuesday, May 29 the stock of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) earned “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald.

For more WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) news posted briefly go to: Benzinga.com, Streetinsider.com, Prnewswire.com, Streetinsider.com or Bizjournals.com. The titles are as follows: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For June 27, 2018” posted on June 27, 2018, “Argus Starts WellCare Health Plans (WCG) at Buy” on June 07, 2018, “Staywell Awards $8000 in Grants to Support Eldercaring Coordination Program in Florida” with a publish date: June 18, 2018, “JPMorgan Downgrades Molina Healthcare (MOH) to Neutral” and the last “State’s major health systems, CCPN link up ahead of Medicaid reform” with publication date: June 29, 2018.

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs.The firm is valued at $11.04 billion. It operates through three divisions: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans, and Medicare PDPs.The P/E ratio is 27.23. The Medicaid Health Plans segment offers plans for beneficiaries of temporary assistance for needy families, supplemental security income, and aged blind and disabled residents; and other state programs, such as children's health insurance programs and long-term services and supports for qualifying families who are not eligible for Medicaid.

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