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NYSE:ANTM - Anthem Stock Price, Forecast & News

$285.27
-1.03 (-0.36 %)
(As of 12/9/2019 01:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
$280.85
Now: $285.27
$285.61
50-Day Range
$248.32
MA: $278.35
$297.82
52-Week Range
$227.16
Now: $285.27
$317.99
Volume1.62 million shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$72.33 billion
P/E Ratio17.95
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta0.76
Anthem, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as a health benefits company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Commercial & Specialty Business, Government Business, and Other. The company offers a spectrum of network-based managed care health benefit plans to large and small group, individual, Medicaid, and Medicare markets. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care
SectorMedical
CUSIP94973V10
Phone800-331-1476

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$92.11 billion
Cash Flow$20.54 per share
Book Value$110.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees63,900
Market Cap$72.33 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anthem's stock symbol?

Anthem trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ANTM."

How often does Anthem pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Anthem?

Anthem announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.80 per share on Friday, December 20th. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 4th. View Anthem's Dividend History.

How will Anthem's stock buyback program work?

Anthem announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Anthem's earnings last quarter?

Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The company reported $4.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $4.82 by $0.05. The firm earned $26.44 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.88 billion. Anthem had a net margin of 4.29% and a return on equity of 15.59%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $3.81 earnings per share. View Anthem's Earnings History.

When is Anthem's next earnings date?

Anthem is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 29th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Anthem.

What guidance has Anthem issued on next quarter's earnings?

Anthem updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $19.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $19.35. The company issued revenue guidance of $103-103 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $101.87 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ANTM?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Anthem's shares. Their forecasts range from $255.02 to $360.00. On average, they expect Anthem's stock price to reach $319.84 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Anthem.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Anthem?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Anthem in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Anthem.

Has Anthem been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ANTM stock have been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Anthem earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Anthem.

Who are some of Anthem's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Anthem own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Anthem investors own include UnitedHealth Group (UNH), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (NFLX) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are Anthem's key executives?

Anthem's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Gail Koziara Boudreaux, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. John Edward Gallina, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Ms. Gloria Marie McCarthy, Exec. VP and Chief Admin. & Transformation Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Thomas Casimir Zielinski Jr., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 68)
  • Mr. Peter David Haytaian, Exec. VP and Pres of Commercial & Specialty Bus. Division (Age 49)

Who are Anthem's major shareholders?

Anthem's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Boston Partners (0.87%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.49%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.49%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.37%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (0.29%) and Focused Investors LLC (0.25%). Company insiders that own Anthem stock include Brian T Griffin, Craig E Samitt, Gloria M Mccarthy, John E Gallina, Joseph Swedish, Julie A Hill, Peter D Haytaian, Ramiro G Peru, Robert L Dixon Jr, Ronald W Penczek and Thomas C Zielinski. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Anthem.

Which major investors are selling Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Boston Partners, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Orbimed Advisors LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and DNB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have sold Anthem company stock in the last year include Gloria M Mccarthy, Julie A Hill, Peter D Haytaian, Ramiro G Peru, Robert L Dixon Jr, Ronald W Penczek and Thomas C Zielinski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Anthem.

Which major investors are buying Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TPG Group Holdings SBS Advisors Inc., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Man Group plc, CDAM UK Ltd, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, California Public Employees Retirement System, Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Railway Pension Investments Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Anthem.

How do I buy shares of Anthem?

Shares of ANTM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Anthem's stock price today?

One share of ANTM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $285.27.

How big of a company is Anthem?

Anthem has a market capitalization of $72.33 billion and generates $92.11 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $15.89 on an earnings per share basis. Anthem employs 63,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Anthem.

What is Anthem's official website?

The official website for Anthem is http://www.antheminc.com/.

How can I contact Anthem?

Anthem's mailing address is 220 VIRGINIA AVENUE, INDIANAPOLIS IN, 46204. The company can be reached via phone at 800-331-1476 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Anthem (NYSE ANTM)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  680 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  698 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,378
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Anthem and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ANTM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ANTM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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