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NYSE:HUMHumana Stock Price, Forecast & News

+6.84 (+1.69 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $410.65
50-Day Range
MA: $375.06
52-Week Range
Now: $410.65
Volume1.77 million shs
Average Volume783,042 shs
Market Capitalization$54.29 billion
P/E Ratio21.08
Dividend Yield0.62%
Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company in the United States. The company offers medical and supplemental benefit plans to individuals. It also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. In addition, the company provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; financial protection products; and administrative services only products to individuals and employer groups, as well as military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. Further, it offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, predictive modeling and informatics services, and clinical care services, such as home health and other services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. As of December 31, 2018, the company had approximately 17 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 6 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.26 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$64.89 billion
Cash Flow$22.90 per share
Book Value$93.45 per share


Net Income$2.71 billion


Market Cap$54.29 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)

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Humana (NYSE:HUM) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Humana's stock was trading at $328.22 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HUM shares have increased by 25.1% and is now trading at $410.65. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Humana?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Humana in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Humana.

When is Humana's next earnings date?

Humana is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Humana.

How were Humana's earnings last quarter?

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The insurance provider reported $5.40 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $4.84 by $0.56. The insurance provider had revenue of $18.94 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.49 billion. Humana had a return on equity of 21.02% and a net margin of 3.86%. Humana's revenue for the quarter was up 17.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $4.48 EPS. View Humana's earnings history.

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

Humana announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 23rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.625 per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a $2.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 29th. View Humana's dividend history.

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

Humana updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Friday, May, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 18.25-18.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $18.54.

What price target have analysts set for HUM?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Humana's stock. Their forecasts range from $290.00 to $500.00. On average, they expect Humana's stock price to reach $405.94 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%. View analysts' price targets for Humana.

Has Humana been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HUM stock have been trending very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Humana earned a coverage optimism score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the insurance provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutHumana.

Are investors shorting Humana?

Humana saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,010,000 shares, an increase of 9.8% from the March 31st total of 1,830,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,650,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.2 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Humana's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Humana's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Humana own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Humana investors own include UnitedHealth Group (UNH), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), Boeing (BA), salesforce.com (CRM), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are Humana's key executives?

Humana's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bruce Dale Broussard, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Brian Andrew Kane, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Timothy S. Huval, Chief HR Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Jody L. Bilney, Chief Consumer Officer (Age 58)
  • Dr. William Kevin Fleming Pharm.D., PharmD, RPh, Segment Pres of Healthcare Services (Age 51)

What is Humana's stock symbol?

Humana trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HUM."

Who are Humana's major shareholders?

Humana's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.18%), Capital International Investors (6.32%), State Street Corp (4.40%), Capital World Investors (3.63%), Capital Research Global Investors (2.80%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (1.68%). Company insiders that own Humana stock include Brian P Leclaire, Bruce D Broussard, Christopher H Hunter, Cynthia H Zipperle, David A Jr/Ky Jones, Elizabeth D Bierbower, Heidi S Margulis, James J /Ky Obrien, Jody L Bilney, Roy A Beveridge, Timothy Alan Wheatley, Timothy S Huval and William Kevin Fleming. View institutional ownership trends for Humana.

Which major investors are selling Humana stock?

HUM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Capital International Investors, BlackRock Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, PointState Capital LP, Capital World Investors, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, and Ruffer LLP. Company insiders that have sold Humana company stock in the last year include Brian P Leclaire, David A Jr/Ky Jones, Elizabeth D Bierbower, James J /Ky Obrien, Timothy Alan Wheatley, and Timothy S Huval. View insider buying and selling activity for Humana.

Which major investors are buying Humana stock?

HUM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Jennison Associates LLC, Lone Pine Capital LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Maverick Capital Ltd., Unigestion Holding SA, AJO LP, and AQR Capital Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Humana.

How do I buy shares of Humana?

Shares of HUM 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 Humana's stock price today?

One share of HUM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $410.65.

How big of a company is Humana?

Humana has a market capitalization of $54.29 billion and generates $64.89 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $2.71 billion in net income (profit) each year or $17.87 on an earnings per share basis. Humana employs 46,000 workers across the globe.

What is Humana's official website?

The official website for Humana is www.humana.com.

How can I contact Humana?

Humana's mailing address is 500 West Main Street, LOUISVILLE KY, 40202. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 502-580-1000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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