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NYSE:ANTM

Anthem Stock Forecast, Price & News

$303.19
+2.95 (+0.98 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$301.52
Now: $303.19
$313.85
50-Day Range
$287.70
MA: $307.30
$338.77
52-Week Range
$171.03
Now: $303.19
$340.98
Volume2.00 million shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$74.25 billion
P/E Ratio15.68
Dividend Yield1.25%
Beta1
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, 2019, it served 41 million medical members through its affiliated health plans. Anthem, Inc. has a strategic relationship with Quest Diagnostics Incorporated to develop various outcomes-based programs for enhanced health care experience for consumers and providers. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care
SectorMedical
CUSIP94973V10
Phone800-331-1476
Employees70,600
Year Founded2004

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$104.21 billion
Cash Flow$22.68 per share
Book Value$125.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.81 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$74.25 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.60 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

9th out of 1,962 stocks

Hospital & Medical Service Plans Industry

2nd out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$303.19
+2.95 (+0.98 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Anthem a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Anthem in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Anthem stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Anthem?

Wall Street analysts have given Anthem a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Anthem wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Anthem's next earnings date?

Anthem is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Anthem's earnings last quarter?

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 26th. The company reported $2.54 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.52 by $0.02. The business earned $31.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $30.83 billion. Anthem had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.45% and a net margin of 4.22%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 16.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $3.88 earnings per share.
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How has Anthem's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Anthem's stock was trading at $281.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ANTM stock has increased by 7.6% and is now trading at $303.19.
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How often does Anthem pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Anthem?

Anthem announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.95 per share on Thursday, March 25th. This represents a $3.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.25%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 9th.
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Is Anthem a good dividend stock?

Anthem pays an annual dividend of $3.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.25%. Anthem does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Anthem is 19.55%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Anthem will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.91% next year. This indicates that Anthem will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Anthem issued on next quarter's earnings?

Anthem issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 24.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $25.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $135.1-135.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $129.54 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ANTM?

17 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Anthem's shares. Their forecasts range from $306.00 to $423.00. On average, they expect Anthem's stock price to reach $357.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Anthem's key executives?

Anthem's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Gail Koziara Boudreaux, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $4.32M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John Edward Gallina, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $1.84M)
  • Ms. Gloria Marie McCarthy, Exec. VP and Chief Admin. Officer (Age 68, Pay $1.86M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Peter David Haytaian, Exec. VP and Pres of Commercial & Specialty Bus. Division (Age 51, Pay $1.83M)
  • Ms. Felicia Farr Norwood, Exec. VP & Pres of Gov. Bus. Division (Age 61, Pay $1.57M)
  • Mr. Scott Wayne Anglin, SVP, Treasurer & Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Ronald William Penczek, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 56) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Thomas H. Miller, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 63)
  • Chris Rigg, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Blair Williams Todt, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 53)

What is Gail K. Boudreaux's approval rating as Anthem's CEO?

718 employees have rated Anthem CEO Gail K. Boudreaux on Glassdoor.com. Gail K. Boudreaux has an approval rating of 67% among Anthem's employees.

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), Intel (INTC), The Walt Disney (DIS), Visa (V), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group (BABA), AbbVie (ABBV), The Home Depot (HD) and The Boeing (BA).

What is Anthem's stock symbol?

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

Who are Anthem's major shareholders?

Anthem's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.01%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.81%), FMR LLC (3.51%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.59%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.44%) and Sanders Capital LLC (1.39%). Company insiders that own Anthem stock include Gail Boudreaux, Gloria M Mccarthy, Julie A Hill, Peter D Haytaian, Ramiro G Peru, Robert L Dixon Jr, Ronald W Penczek, Ryan M Schneider and Thomas C Zielinski.
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Which institutional investors are selling Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Voloridge Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, and CI Investments Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Anthem company stock in the last year include Gloria M Mccarthy, Julie A Hill, Peter D Haytaian, Robert L Dixon Jr, and Thomas C Zielinski.
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Which institutional investors are buying Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Newport Trust Co, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Sanders Capital LLC, Orbimed Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have bought Anthem stock in the last two years include Gail Boudreaux, and Ryan M Schneider.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Anthem's stock price today?

One share of ANTM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $303.19.

How much money does Anthem make?

Anthem has a market capitalization of $74.25 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.

How many employees does Anthem have?

Anthem employs 70,600 workers across the globe.

When was Anthem founded?

Anthem was founded in 2004.

What is Anthem's official website?

The official website for Anthem is www.antheminc.com.

Where are Anthem's headquarters?

Anthem is headquartered at 220 VIRGINIA AVENUE, INDIANAPOLIS IN, 46204.

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 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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