Health Net Company Profile (NYSE:HNT)

About Health Net (NYSE:HNT)

Health Net logoHealth Net, Inc. (Health Net) is a managed care organization. The Company provides managed health care services through health plans and government-sponsored managed care plans. Its segments are Western Region Operations and Government Contracts. It provides and administers health benefits to approximately 6 million individuals across the United States through group, individual, Medicare, Medicaid, dual eligible, the United States Department of Defense (Department of Defense or DoD), including TRICARE, and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs programs. Through its subsidiaries, it also offers behavioral health, substance abuse and employee assistance programs, managed health care products related to prescription drugs, managed health care product coordination for multi-region employers, and administrative services for medical groups and self-funded benefits programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: HMO Medical Centers
  • Sub-Industry: Managed Health Care
  • Symbol: NYSE:HNT
  • CUSIP: 42222G10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.19 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 77,301,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $62.94
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $64.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 0.92%
  • Return on Equity: 8.21%
  • Return on Assets: 2.39%

Frequently Asked Questions for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)

What is Health Net's stock symbol?

Health Net trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HNT."

How were Health Net's earnings last quarter?

Health Net, Inc. (NYSE:HNT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $4.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.20 billion. Health Net had a net margin of 0.92% and a return on equity of 8.21%. View Health Net's Earnings History.

Who are some of Health Net's key competitors?

How do I buy Health Net stock?

Shares of Health Net can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Health Net's stock price today?

One share of Health Net stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.19.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Health Net (NYSE HNT)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  301 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  401
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Health Net (NYSE:HNT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/26/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHold$66.00 -> $63.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/3/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price TargetNeutral$73.00 -> $66.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015WedbushBoost Price Target$56.00 -> $62.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Leerink SwannBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$50.00 -> $60.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$49.00 -> $53.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Earnings by Quarter for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Health Net (NYSE HNT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/25/2016Q4$0.66$0.47$4.20 billion$4.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.96$0.96$4.35 billion$4.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.89$0.95$4.21 billion$4.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.69$0.74$4.12 billion$3.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2015Q414$0.57$0.65$3.97 billion$3.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.73$0.75$3.71 billion$3.79 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.56$0.62$3.40 billion$3.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.42$0.39$3.25 billion$3.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.29$0.25$2.75 billion$2.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.52$0.52$2.74 billion$2.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.41$0.62$2.78 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.38$0.06$2.77 billion$2.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.37$0.38$2.80 billion$2.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2012$0.67$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.60($0.32)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2012$0.89$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.84$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.70$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.57$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.78$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.56
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q2 20171$1.24$1.24$1.24
Q3 20171$1.32$1.32$1.32
Q4 20172$0.99$1.02$1.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/29/2015Vicki B EscarraDirectorSell3,109$63.31$196,830.79View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Marie MontgomerySVPSell1,872$65.00$121,680.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Steven D ToughInsiderSell34,200$64.83$2,217,186.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Bruce G WillisonDirectorSell4,173$64.57$269,450.61View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Bruce G WillisonDirectorSell3,109$64.64$200,965.76View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Steven D ToughInsiderSell35,000$63.49$2,222,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015James WoysCFOSell18,000$60.47$1,088,460.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015James WoysCFOSell34,000$57.41$1,951,940.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Juanell HefnerInsiderSell24,919$60.04$1,496,136.76View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Marie MontgomerySVPSell52,238$60.03$3,135,847.14View SEC Filing  
3/31/2015James WoysCFOSell34,000$60.61$2,060,740.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Gale S FitzgeraldDirectorSell18,500$60.48$1,118,880.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015James WoysCFOSell17,000$60.76$1,032,920.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Angelee F BouchardSVPSell7,258$55.99$406,375.42View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Steven SellInsiderSell6,038$56.00$338,128.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Angelee F BouchardSVPSell1,246$56.45$70,336.70View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Steven SellInsiderSell1,820$56.45$102,739.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Angelee F BouchardSVPSell1,965$55.95$109,941.75View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Steven SellInsiderSell1,797$55.95$100,542.15View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Angelee F BouchardSVPSell3,800$55.00$209,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Juanell HefnerInsiderSell12,000$53.00$636,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Angelee F BouchardSVPSell2,501$51.78$129,501.78View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Steven SellInsiderSell26,350$52.00$1,370,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Juanell HefnerInsiderSell2,500$50.00$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Karin D MayhewSVPSell32,500$50.00$1,625,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2014Juanell HefnerInsiderSell2,400$48.00$115,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Steven D ToughInsiderSell8,000$46.76$374,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Steven D ToughInsiderSell10,000$45.95$459,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Vicki B EscarraDirectorSell36,293$46.40$1,683,995.20View SEC Filing  
9/25/2014Gale S FitzgeraldDirectorSell7,500$46.70$350,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Karin D MayhewSVPSell47,814$46.48$2,222,394.72View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Karin D MayhewSVPSell81,811$46.31$3,788,667.41View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Angelee F BouchardSVPSell46,704$46.57$2,175,005.28View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Steven D ToughInsiderSell10,000$46.90$469,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Frederick C YeagerDirectorSell4,000$47.69$190,760.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Juanell HefnerInsiderSell45,858$47.30$2,169,083.40View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Steven D ToughInsiderSell10,000$46.09$460,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Steven SellInsiderSell117,273$46.58$5,462,576.34View SEC Filing  
2/13/2013James WoysCOOSell15,000$27.84$417,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2013Patricia T ClareySVPSell10,000$27.84$278,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
Latest Headlines for Health Net (NYSE:HNT)
DateHeadline logo2nd Arizona insurer also asking for small 2018 rate boost - August 1 at 7:16 PM logo2017 Men's Health Month Reaches New - June 30 at 2:45 PM logoIt's Not too Late to Show Your Blue for Men's Health Week - June 16 at 1:49 PM logoReviewing Health Net (HNT) and Anthem (ANTM) - June 3 at 10:46 PM logoHealth Net (HNT) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.31 - May 4 at 2:54 PM logoHealth Net (HNT) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.48 - April 27 at 10:47 AM logoHealth Net (HNT) Receiving Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Study Finds - April 24 at 2:14 PM logoHealth Net (HNT) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 21 at 11:18 PM logoHealth insurer Centene's revenue, profit beat Street - March 4 at 3:44 AM logoCentene's Health Net target of federal lawsuit related to Medicare claims - February 22 at 8:57 AM logoYear In Review 2016: Leadership changes at Express Scripts, Centene expansion headline health care - January 12 at 6:12 PM logoCentene, Tenet ink three-year partnership - December 6 at 10:30 AM logoInside the Affordable Care Act’s Arizona Meltdown - November 1 at 9:55 AM logoCentene's Health Net tried to deter employee whistleblowers, SEC says - August 17 at 8:33 AM logoHealth Net tried to block employee whistleblowers, SEC says - August 16 at 6:40 PM logoSEC cracks down on severance agreements that deter whistleblowing - Reuters - August 16 at 6:21 PM logoSEC tells another company: Stop blocking whistleblowers - August 16 at 5:38 PM logoCapitol Report: SEC tells another company: Stop blocking whistleblowers - August 16 at 5:02 PM logoForm N-PX DRIEHAUS MUTUAL FUNDS For: Jun 30 - - August 12 at 5:33 PM logo[$$] Centene Tops Views on Acquisition Benefits - July 26 at 7:00 AM logoHealth insurer Centene's 2nd-qtr revenue nearly doubles - July 26 at 6:22 AM logoHumana, Health Net win U.S. defense contracts -Pentagon - July 21 at 5:23 PM logoConsumer group says Oregon insurers haven’t justified huge rate requests - June 8 at 5:19 PM logoStifel Upgrades Centene (CNC) to Buy - - May 26 at 8:12 AM logoCalPERS awards $4.9 billion PBM contract, as it scrambles to control Rx drug costs - May 18 at 4:35 PM logoWhich insurers might have the cheapest — and priciest — health plans in 2017 - May 6 at 4:50 PM logoUBS Downgrades Molina Healthcare Following Q1 Miss - Benzinga - April 29 at 8:01 PM logoCould this merger blaze a trail for Aetna-Humana? - March 25 at 12:25 PM logoCentene closes $6 billion Health Net acquisition - March 25 at 8:35 AM logoCentene Clears Big Antitrust Hurdle As Aetna And Anthem Sweat - March 24 at 8:00 AM



Health Net (HNT) Chart for Monday, September, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/25/2017 by Staff