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NYSE:ANTMAnthem Stock Price, Forecast & News

-4.08 (-1.39 %)
(As of 06/1/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $290.03
50-Day Range
MA: $271.29
52-Week Range
Now: $290.03
Volume1.47 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$73.12 billion
P/E Ratio15.70
Dividend Yield1.29%
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: 3.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.70 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$104.21 billion
Cash Flow$24.09 per share
Book Value$125.13 per share


Net Income$4.81 billion


Market Cap$73.12 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)

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Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Anthem's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Anthem's stock was trading at $281.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ANTM shares have increased by 3.0% and is now trading at $290.03. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Anthem?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Anthem in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Anthem.

When is Anthem's next earnings date?

Anthem is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Anthem.

How were Anthem's earnings last quarter?

Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The company reported $6.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $6.54 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $29.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $28.63 billion. Anthem had a return on equity of 16.38% and a net margin of 4.38%. The business's revenue was up 20.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $6.03 EPS. View Anthem's earnings history.

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

Anthem announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 10th will be given a dividend of $0.95 per share on Thursday, June 25th. This represents a $3.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 9th. View Anthem's dividend history.

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

Anthem issued an update on its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 22.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $22.02.

What price target have analysts set for ANTM?

14 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Anthem's stock. Their forecasts range from $257.00 to $423.00. On average, they expect Anthem's stock price to reach $331.58 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Anthem.

Has Anthem been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ANTM stock have been trending very positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Anthem earned a coverage optimism score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutAnthem.

Are investors shorting Anthem?

Anthem saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,320,000 shares, a decline of 11.2% from the April 15th total of 3,740,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,410,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Currently, 1.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Anthem's Current Options Chain.

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), Boeing (BA), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Mastercard (MA).

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."

Who are Anthem's major shareholders?

Anthem's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.87%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.50%), State Street Corp (4.33%), Capital International Investors (3.22%), Invesco Ltd. (1.93%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.63%). Company insiders that own Anthem stock include Craig E Samitt, Gail Boudreaux, Gloria M Mccarthy, 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 institutional investors are selling Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackay Shields LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Conning Inc., and Viking Global Investors LP. 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, Ronald W Penczek, and Thomas C Zielinski. View insider buying and selling activity for Anthem.

Which institutional investors are buying Anthem stock?

ANTM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Franklin Resources Inc., Capital International Investors, APG Asset Management N.V., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Deutsche Bank AG, Bessemer Group Inc., and Swiss National Bank. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $290.03.

How big of a company is Anthem?

Anthem has a market capitalization of $73.12 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 6/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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