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Anthem Stock Forecast, Price & News

$259.79
+2.73 (+1.06 %)
(As of 09/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$256.56
Now: $259.79
$261.75
50-Day Range
$245.73
MA: $270.83
$284.63
52-Week Range
$171.03
Now: $259.79
$309.10
Volume861,807 shs
Average Volume1.66 million shs
Market Capitalization$65.34 billion
P/E Ratio11.29
Dividend Yield1.48%
Beta0.91
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. Its managed care plans include preferred provider organizations; health maintenance organizations; point-of-service plans; traditional indemnity plans and other hybrid plans, such as consumer-driven health plans; and hospital only and limited benefit products. The company also provides a range of managed care services to self-funded customers, including claims processing, underwriting, stop loss insurance, actuarial services, provider network access, medical cost management, disease management, wellness programs, and other administrative services. In addition, it offers an array of specialty and other insurance products and services, such as dental, vision, life and disability insurance benefits, radiology benefit management, and analytics-driven personal health care guidance; and Medicare administrative services. Further, the company provides services to the federal government in connection with the Federal Employee Program; and operates as a licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. As of December 31, 2018, it served 40 million medical members through its affiliated health plans. The company was formerly known as WellPoint, Inc. and changed its name to Anthem, Inc. in December 2014. Anthem, Inc. was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.33 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$104.21 billion
Cash Flow$24.86 per share
Book Value$125.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.81 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees70,600
Market Cap$65.34 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
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Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Anthem's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Anthem's stock was trading at $281.69 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ANTM stock has decreased by 7.8% and is now trading at $259.79.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Anthem?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Anthem in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Anthem's next earnings date?

Anthem is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020.
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How were Anthem's earnings last quarter?

Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company reported $9.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $8.77 by $0.43. The firm earned $29.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.37 billion. Anthem had a net margin of 5.24% and a return on equity of 19.44%. Anthem's quarterly revenue was up 15.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $4.64 EPS.
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How often does Anthem pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Anthem?

Anthem declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 10th will be given a dividend of $0.95 per share on Friday, September 25th. This represents a $3.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 9th.
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What guidance has Anthem issued on next quarter's earnings?

Anthem updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of 22.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $22.33.

What price target have analysts set for ANTM?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Anthem's shares. Their forecasts range from $262.00 to $423.00. On average, they anticipate Anthem's stock price to reach $336.47 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 29.5% from the stock's current price.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Intel (INTC), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Boeing (BA) and Costco Wholesale (COST).

Who are Anthem's key executives?

Anthem's management team includes the following 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)

What is Anthem's stock symbol?

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

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 $259.79.

How big of a company is Anthem?

Anthem has a market capitalization of $65.34 billion and generates $104.21 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.81 billion in net income (profit) each year or $19.44 on an earnings per share basis. Anthem employs 70,600 workers across the globe.

What is Anthem's official website?

The official website for Anthem is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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