Express Scripts Holding Company Profile (NASDAQ:ESRX)

About Express Scripts Holding

Express Scripts Holding logoExpress Scripts, Inc. is a pharmacy benefit management (PBM) company in North America, offering a range of services to its clients, which include health insurers, third-party administrators, employers, union-sponsored benefit plans, workers’ compensation plans and government health programs. It operates in two segments: PBM and Emerging Markets (EM). PBM segment’s services include retail network pharmacy management and retail drug card programs, home delivery services, specialty benefit services, patient care contact centers, benefit plan design and consultation, drug formulary management, compliance and therapy management programs, information reporting and analysis programs, rebate programs, and electronic claims processing and drug utilization review. EM segment’s services include distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to providers and clinics and healthcare account administration and implementation of consumer-directed healthcare solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Health Care Plans
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ESRX
  • CUSIP: 30219G10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $70.79
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $73.72
  • 52-Week Range: $65.55 - $89.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.32
  • P/E Growth: 0.74
  • Market Cap: $44.61B
  • Outstanding Shares: 630,218,000
  • Beta: 1.31
  • Net Margins: 2.64%
  • Return on Equity: 23.98%
  • Return on Assets: 7.43%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.77%
  • Current Ratio: 0.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.24)
Consensus Price Target: $81.72 (15.44% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/6/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingUnderperform$68.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingMarket Perform$80.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$88.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$77.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$85.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/20/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$67.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingPositive$83.00View Rating Details
6/7/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutral$82.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/24/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/27/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetMkt Perform$90.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
4/17/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
3/27/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
3/21/2016Evercore ISILower Price Target$74.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/18/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$82.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$109.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$85.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
12/23/2015BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$94.00View Rating Details
11/29/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$105.00View Rating Details
7/30/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$87.00 -> $96.00View Rating Details
6/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/1/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/25/2016Q216$1.57$1.57$25.42 billion$25.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q1$1.22$1.22$25.20 billion$24.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$1.56$1.56$26.58 billion$26.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$1.44$1.45$26.38 million$25.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$1.40$1.44$26.13 billion$25.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$1.10$1.10$24.34 billion$24.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$1.38$1.39$25.68 billion$26.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$1.29$1.29$24.93 billion$25.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$1.22$1.23$24.42 billion$25.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.01$0.99$23.81 billion$23.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$1.12$1.12$25.49 billion$25.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$1.08$1.08$25.01 billion$25.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$1.10$1.12$25.51 billion$26.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.97$0.99$25.55 billion$26.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2013Q4 2012$1.04$1.05$27.24 billion$27.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.99$1.02$27.48 billion$27.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.82$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.77$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.85$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.77$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.69$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.69$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$0.70$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.37 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.86 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201613$1.20$1.36$1.24
Q2 201610$1.52$1.59$1.55
Q3 20166$1.74$1.74$1.74
Q4 20169$1.70$1.88$1.81
Q1 20172$1.35$1.38$1.37
Q2 20172$1.67$1.71$1.69
Q3 20172$1.82$1.85$1.84
Q4 20172$1.92$2.02$1.97
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.54%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2016Woodrow A Myers JrDirectorSell12,036$70.40$847,334.40View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Christopher A McginnisVPSell1,785$70.77$126,324.45View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Everett NevilleVPSell800$74.11$59,288.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Mahon Thomas P MacDirectorSell5,482$73.93$405,284.26View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Christopher A McginnisVPSell579$68.56$39,696.24View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Phyllis S AndersonVPSell614$71.14$43,679.96View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Everett NevilleVPSell4,323$71.00$306,933.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Gary WimberlyVPSell1,644$87.14$143,258.16View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Gary WimberlyVPSell46,069$86.15$3,968,844.35View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Glen D StettinVPSell2,674$84.39$225,658.86View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Glen D StettinVPSell27,603$87.55$2,416,642.65View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Keith J EblingVPSell10,000$84.25$842,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Steven B MillerVPSell4,896$83.57$409,158.72View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Glen D StettinVPSell10,800$82.96$895,968.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014John O ParkerDirectorSell25,822$78.75$2,033,482.50View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Maura C BreenDirectorSell13,128$77.80$1,021,358.40View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Edward B IgnaczakEVPSell9,886$75.28$744,218.08View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Seymour SternbergDirectorSell15,508$74.12$1,149,452.96View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Keith J EblingVPSell10,000$75.50$755,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Gary G BenanavDirectorSell12,694$70.82$898,989.08View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Sara E WadeVPSell20,000$70.44$1,408,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014David A NortonVPSell1,276$71.02$90,621.52View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Maura C BreenDirectorSell12,694$69.94$887,818.36View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014George PazCEOSell681,508$71.21$48,530,184.68View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Keith EblingVPSell25,721$78.69$2,023,985.49View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Patrick McnameeCOOSell68,425$78.28$5,356,309.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Steven MillerVPSell12,664$77.96$987,285.44View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Keith EblingVPSell295,367$77.29$22,828,915.43View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Nicholas LahowchicDirectorSell7,650$72.00$550,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Nicholas LahowchicDirectorSell12,694$70.00$888,580.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Mahon Thomas MacDirectorSell10,251$63.20$647,863.20View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Maura C BreenDirectorSell10,527$64.12$674,991.24View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Woodrow Myers, Jr.DirectorSell7,128$64.66$460,896.48View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Nicholas LahowchicDirectorSell20,377$66.26$1,350,180.02View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Woodrow A Myers JrDirectorSell1,750$62.57$109,497.50View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Woodrow A Myers JrDirectorSell2,000$63.75$127,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Jeffrey HallCFOSell13,307$61.13$813,456.91View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Woodrow A Myers JrDirectorSell13,462$61.22$824,143.64View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Keith J EblingEVPSell59,494$59.58$3,544,652.52View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Patrick McnameeCOOSell271,972$59.65$16,223,129.80View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013Mahon Thomas P MacDirectorBuy5,000$59.58$297,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Jeffrey HallCFOSell75,000$62.81$4,710,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012Edward B IgnaczakEVPSell115,466$59.33$6,850,597.78View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX)
DateHeadline logoExpress Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) Mean Price Target At $82.25 (NASDAQ:ESRX) - September 27 at 9:28 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) from Health Care Plans (NASDAQ:ESRX) - September 27 at 9:28 AM
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Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX) Chart for Tuesday, September, 27, 2016

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