NYSE:CI - CIGNA Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$202.23 +0.90 (+0.45 %)
(As of 09/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$202.23
Today's Range$197.41 - $203.0580
52-Week Range$163.02 - $227.13
Volume3.65 million shs
Average Volume2.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$49.22 billion
P/E Ratio19.33
Dividend Yield0.02%
CIGNA logoCigna Corporation, a health services organization, provides insurance and related products and services in the United States and internationally. It operates through Global Health Care, Global Supplemental Benefits, Group Disability and Life, and Other Operations segments. The Global Health Care segment offers medical, dental, behavioral health, vision, and prescription drug benefit plans, as well as health advocacy programs, and other products and services to insured and self-insured customers. This segment also provides Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D plans to seniors, and Medicaid plans. The Global Supplemental Benefits segment offers supplemental health, life, and accident insurance products. The Group Disability and Life segment provides group long-term and short-term disability, group life, accident, and specialty insurance products and related services. The Other Operations segment offers corporate-owned life insurance products that are permanent insurance contracts sold to corporations to provide coverage; and run-off settlement annuity contracts. The company distributes its products and services through insurance brokers and insurance consultants; and directly to employers, unions and other groups, or individuals, as well as through direct response television and the Internet. Cigna Corporation was founded in 1792 and is headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35
Current Ratio0.38
Quick Ratio0.38


Trailing P/E Ratio19.33
Forward P/E Ratio14.58
P/E Growth1.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$41.62 billion
Price / Sales1.18
Cash Flow$13.1148 per share
Price / Cash15.42
Book Value$55.71 per share
Price / Book3.63


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$10.46
Net Income$2.24 billion
Net Margins5.82%
Return on Equity22.27%
Return on Assets5.06%


Outstanding Shares243,370,000
Market Cap$49.22 billion

CIGNA (NYSE:CI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CIGNA's stock symbol?

CIGNA trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CI."

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

CIGNA declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 28th. Investors of record on Monday, March 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Tuesday, April 10th. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 9th. View CIGNA's Dividend History.

How will CIGNA's stock buyback program work?

CIGNA announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $3,700,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 9.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were CIGNA's earnings last quarter?

CIGNA Co. (NYSE:CI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The health services provider reported $3.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.33 by $0.56. The health services provider earned $11.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.20 billion. CIGNA had a return on equity of 22.27% and a net margin of 5.82%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $2.91 EPS. View CIGNA's Earnings History.

When is CIGNA's next earnings date?

CIGNA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for CIGNA.

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

CIGNA issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $13.60-13.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $13.21.

What price target have analysts set for CI?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for CIGNA's stock. Their predictions range from $194.00 to $255.00. On average, they expect CIGNA's share price to reach $229.9231 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CIGNA.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CIGNA?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CIGNA in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for CIGNA.

Who are some of CIGNA's key competitors?

Who are CIGNA's key executives?

CIGNA's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David Michael Cordani, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Eric Paul Palmer, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Ms. Nicole Susan Jones, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 47)
  • Mr. Jason D. Sadler, Pres of International Markets (Age 49)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Hocevar, Pres of Strategy, Segments & Solutions (Age 44)

Who are CIGNA's major shareholders?

CIGNA's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.15%), FMR LLC (3.11%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.31%), Veritas Asset Management LLP (1.82%), Sanders Capital LLC (1.37%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.23%). Company insiders that own CIGNA stock include Alan Muney, Christopher J Hocevar, David Cordani, Donna F Zarcone, Eric P Palmer, Hoeltzel Mary T Agoglia, Isaiah Harris, Jr, Jane E Md Henney, Jason D Sadler, John M Murabito, Lisa R Bacus, Mary T Hoeltzel, Matthew G Manders, Michael W Triplett, Nicole S Jones, Thomas A Mccarthy and William D Zollars. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CIGNA.

Which major investors are selling CIGNA stock?

CI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investec Asset Management LTD, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Bank of Montreal Can, Natixis, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. and Jennison Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold CIGNA company stock in the last year include Alan Muney, Christopher J Hocevar, David Cordani, Donna F Zarcone, Hoeltzel Mary T Agoglia, Isaiah Harris, Jr, Jane E Md Henney, John M Murabito, Mary T Hoeltzel, Michael W Triplett, Nicole S Jones and William D Zollars. View Insider Buying and Selling for CIGNA.

Which major investors are buying CIGNA stock?

CI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Veritas Asset Management LLP, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Arrowgrass Capital Partners US LP, PointState Capital LP, Sanders Capital LLC, Putnam Investments LLC and Rovida Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for CIGNA.

How do I buy shares of CIGNA?

Shares of CI 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CIGNA's stock price today?

One share of CI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $202.23.

How big of a company is CIGNA?

CIGNA has a market capitalization of $49.22 billion and generates $41.62 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $2.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.46 on an earnings per share basis. CIGNA employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

What is CIGNA's official website?

The official website for CIGNA is http://www.cigna.com.

How can I contact CIGNA?

CIGNA's mailing address is 900 COTTAGE GROVE ROAD, BLOOMFIELD CT, 06002. The health services provider can be reached via phone at 860-226-6000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for CIGNA (NYSE CI)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  648 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  442 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,090
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CIGNA and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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