NYSE:CI - Cigna Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $160.74 -3.03 (-1.85 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$163.77Today's Range$159.91 - $164.5752-Week Range$159.91 - $226.60Volume2.62 million shsAverage Volume2.83 million shsMarket Capitalization$61.09 billionP/E Ratio11.30Dividend Yield0.02%Beta0.73 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Cigna Corporation, a health service organization, provides insurance and related products and services in the United States and internationally. It operates through Integrated Medical, Health Services, International Markets, and Group Disability and Other segments. The Integrated Medical segment offers medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health and vision, health advocacy programs, and other products and services to insured and self-insured clients; Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement, and Medicare Part D plans to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries, as well as Medicaid plans; and health insurance coverage to individual customers on and off the public exchanges. The Health Services segment provides clinical solutions, specialized pharmacy care, home delivery pharmacy, retail network pharmacy administration, benefit design consultation, drug utilization review, drug formulary management drug claim adjudication, digital consumer health and drug information, provider, and medical benefit management services. The International Markets segment offers supplemental health, life and accident insurance products, and health care coverage, as well as health care benefits to mobile employees of multinational organizations. This segment offers health coverage, hospitalization, dental, critical illness, personal accident, term life, and variable universal life products. The Group Disability and Other segment provides group long-term and short-term disability, group life, accident, and voluntary and specialty insurance products and related services; and permanent insurance contracts to corporations to provide coverage on the lives of certain employees for the purpose of financing employer-paid future benefit obligations. The company distributes its products and services through insurance brokers and insurance consultants; and directly to employers, unions and other groups, or individuals. Cigna Corporation was founded in 1792 and is headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut. Receive CI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Hospital & medical service plans Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:CI Previous Symbol CUSIP12550910 CIK701221 Webwww.cigna.com Phone860-226-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96 Current Ratio0.42 Quick Ratio0.42Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.30 Forward P/E Ratio9.80 P/E Growth0.82 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$48.65 billion Price / Sales1.26 Cash Flow$10.8024 per share Price / Cash Flow14.88 Book Value$107.72 per share Price / Book1.49Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$14.22 Net Income$2.64 billion Net Margins5.42% Return on Equity16.64% Return on Assets3.93%Miscellaneous Employees73,800 Outstanding Shares380,058,000Market Cap$61.09 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 announced a special dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Investors of record on Monday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Wednesday, April 10th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 8th. 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 buyback $3,700,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 9.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Cigna's earnings last quarter? Cigna Corp (NYSE:CI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 1st. The health services provider reported $2.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.53 by $0.07. The health services provider earned $13.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.38 billion. Cigna had a return on equity of 16.64% and a net margin of 5.42%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 29.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.94 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cigna. What guidance has Cigna issued on next quarter's earnings? Cigna issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $16.00-16.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $17.14. The company issued revenue guidance of $131.5-133.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $135.58 billion.Cigna also updated its FY 2019 guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for CI? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Cigna's stock. Their predictions range from $181.30 to $299.00. On average, they anticipate Cigna's share price to reach $232.8313 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 44.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cigna. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cigna? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cigna in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cigna. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Cigna stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Cigna stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shares of Cigna have outperformed its industry in the past six months. The company has completed the acquisition of Express Scripts, which is likely to fuel long-term growth. A robust Global Supplemental business, growing Government business, increasing membership should drive revenues. Its strong capital position enables investment in business. However, increase in leverage might pose financial risk. Rise in operating expenses may weigh on margins. Suspension of share buyback due to the acquisition of Express Scripts might weigh on the bottom line." (2/20/2019) 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ". We initiate coverage of Overweight rating and a 12-month price target of $245. Cigna is a large-cap health insurance company with a focus on self-insured employers. Segment accounted for 80% of operating revenue and 77% of adjusted operating income. The company also operates supplemental benefits and group disability and life businesses. the company announced the acquisition of Express Scripts (ESRX – Not Covered), a large pharmacy benefit manager (PBM). We believe the transaction, which should close by year-end 2018, is a logical fit, both strategically and financially, with natural synergies." (9/26/2018) Has Cigna been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about CI stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Cigna earned a media sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the health services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Cigna's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cigna include UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Anthem (ANTM), Aetna (AET), Humana (HUM), Centene (CNC), WellCare Health Plans (WCG), Molina Healthcare (MOH), Trupanion (TRUP) and Advanzeon Solutions (CHCR). What other stocks do shareholders of Cigna own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cigna investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Boeing (BA), Netflix (NFLX), Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Allergan (AGN) and Home Depot (HD). Who are Cigna's key executives? Cigna's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David Michael Cordani, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Eric Paul Palmer, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43)Ms. Nicole Susan Jones, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 48)Mr. Matthew Glenn Manders, Pres of Strategy & Solutions (Age 57)Mr. Jason D. Sadler, Pres of International Markets (Age 50) Who are Cigna's major shareholders? Cigna's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (13.04%), BlackRock Inc. (11.04%), FMR LLC (4.13%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.83%), Northern Trust Corp (2.27%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (2.03%). Company insiders that own Cigna stock include Alan Muney, Brian C Evanko, 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, John Partridge, Lisa R Bacus, Mary T Hoeltzel, Matthew G Manders, Michael W Triplett, Nicole S Jones 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 Two Sigma Advisers LP, American Century Companies Inc., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Investec Asset Management LTD, Ruffer LLP, Orbimed Advisors LLC and Prudential PLC. Company insiders that have sold Cigna company stock in the last year include Hoeltzel Mary T Agoglia, Jason D Sadler, John Partridge, Michael W Triplett and William D Zollars. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cigna. Which major investors are buying Cigna stock? CI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Norges Bank, Macquarie Group Ltd., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Geode Capital Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Cigna stock in the last two years include Brian C Evanko and Eric P Palmer. 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 $160.80. How big of a company is Cigna? Cigna has a market capitalization of $61.11 billion and generates $48.65 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $2.64 billion in net income (profit) each year or $14.22 on an earnings per share basis. Cigna employs 73,800 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 693 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 475 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,168MarketBeat'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. 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