NYSE:HUM

Humana Stock Forecast, Price & News

$399.17
-1.83 (-0.46 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$397.56
$404.18
50-Day Range
$401.00
$471.22
52-Week Range
$370.22
$475.44
Volume1.09 million shs
Average Volume913,782 shs
Market Capitalization$51.30 billion
P/E Ratio21.10
Dividend Yield0.70%
Beta0.89
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About Humana

Humana Inc. engages in the provision of health insurance services. The firm operates through the following segments: Retail, Group and Specialty and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment consists of products sold on a retail basis to individuals including medical and supplemental benefit plans such as Medicare, and State-based Medicaid contracts. The Group and Specialty segment contains employer group fully-insured commercial medical products and specialty health insurance benefits marketed to individuals and groups, including dental, vision, military services and other supplemental health & voluntary insurance benefits. The Healthcare Services segment offer services such as pharmacy solutions, provider services, clinical care, predictive modeling and informatics services to other Humana businesses, as well as external health plan members, external health plans, and other employers. The company was founded by David A. Jones, Sr. and Wendell Cherry in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, KY.

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2.60 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

63rd out of 1,352 stocks

Hospital & Medical Service Plans Industry

6th out of 13 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Humana (NYSE:HUM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Humana a buy right now?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Humana in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Humana stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Humana?

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Are investors shorting Humana?

Humana saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 1,930,000 shares, an increase of 22.9% from the July 29th total of 1,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 812,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 1.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Humana's next earnings date?

Humana is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 3rd 2021.
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How were Humana's earnings last quarter?

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 28th. The insurance provider reported $6.89 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $6.86 by $0.03. The insurance provider earned $20.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $20.51 billion. Humana had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.62% and a net margin of 3.09%.
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How has Humana's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Humana's stock was trading at $328.22 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HUM shares have increased by 21.6% and is now trading at $399.17.
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How often does Humana pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Humana?

Humana declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.70 per share on Friday, October 29th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 29th.
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Is Humana a good dividend stock?

Humana pays an annual dividend of $2.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.70%. Humana has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Humana is 14.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Humana will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.44% next year. This indicates that Humana will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Humana issued on next quarter's earnings?

Humana issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $21.250-$21.750 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $21.550. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for HUM?

16 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Humana's shares. Their forecasts range from $450.00 to $514.00. On average, they expect Humana's stock price to reach $484.04 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Humana's key executives?

Humana's management team includes the following people:
  • Bruce Dale Broussard, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Susan M. Diamond, Chief Financial Officer
  • Brian P. LeClaire, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Sam Deshpande, SVP, Chief Risk & Technology Officer
  • Alefiyah Mesiwala, Chief Medical Officer

What is Bruce D. Broussard's approval rating as Humana's CEO?

1,597 employees have rated Humana CEO Bruce D. Broussard on Glassdoor.com. Bruce D. Broussard has an approval rating of 87% among Humana's employees.

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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), The Walt Disney (DIS), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), Alibaba Group (BABA), The Boeing (BA), salesforce.com (CRM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.70%), FMR LLC (7.97%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.82%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.36%), State Street Corp (4.38%) and Capital International Investors (3.13%). Company insiders that own Humana stock include Bruce D Broussard, Christopher H Hunter, David A Jr/Ky Jones, Elizabeth D Bierbower, James J /Ky Obrien, Jorge S Mesquita, Timothy Alan Wheatley and Timothy S Huval.
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Which institutional investors are selling Humana stock?

HUM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Humana company stock in the last year include Bruce D Broussard, Christopher H Hunter, David A Jr/Ky Jones, Timothy Alan Wheatley, and Timothy S Huval.
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Which institutional investors are buying Humana stock?

HUM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Amundi, First Trust Advisors LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, State Street Corp, Capital International Investors, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, and Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Humana's stock price today?

One share of HUM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $399.17.

How much money does Humana make?

Humana has a market capitalization of $51.30 billion and generates $77.16 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $3.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $18.75 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Humana have?

Humana employs 48,700 workers across the globe.

Does Humana have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Humana: 154th Street Medical Plaza, 516-526 West Main Street Condominium Council of Co-Owners, 54th Street Medical Plaza, American Eldercare, American Eldercare of North Florida, Anvita Health, Arcadian Health Plan, Arcadian Management Services, Atlantis Physician Group, CAC Medical Center Holdings, CAC-Florida Medical Centers, CDO 1, CDO 2, CHA HMO, CHA Service Company, Care Partners Home Care, CareNetwork, CarePlus Health, CarePlus Health Plans, Cariten Health Plan Inc., Certify Data Systems, CompBenefits, CompBenefits Company, CompBenefits Corporation, CompBenefits Dental, CompBenefits Direct, CompBenefits Insurance Company, Complex Clinical Management, Concentra Managed Care, Continucare Corporation, Continucare MDHC, Continucare MSO, Continucare Medical Management, Dental Care Plus Management, DentiCare, Emphesys, Emphesys Insurance Company, Enclara Healthcare, FPG, FPG Acquisition Corp., FPG Acquisition Holdings Corp., FPG Senior Services, Family Physicians of Winter Park, Go365, HUM Provider Holdings, HUM-e-FL, Harris Rothenberg International, Health Value Management, Humana Active Outlook, Humana At Home (Dallas), Humana At Home (Houston), Humana At Home (San Antonio), Humana At Home (TLC), Humana At Home 1, Humana Behavioral Health, Humana Benefit Plan of Illinois, Humana Dental Company, Humana Digital Health and Analytics Platform Services, Humana EAP and Work-Life Services of California, Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia, Humana Government Business, Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana, Humana Health Company of New York, Humana Health Insurance Company of Florida, Humana Health Plan, Humana Health Plan of California, Humana Health Plan of Ohio, Humana Health Plan of Texas, Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico, Humana Healthcare Research, Humana Inc., Humana Innovation Enterprises, Humana Insurance Company, Humana Insurance Company of Kentucky, Humana Insurance Company of New York, Humana Insurance of Puerto Rico, Humana Management Services of Puerto Rico, Humana MarketPOINT, Humana MarketPOINT of Puerto Rico, Humana Medical Plan, Humana Medical Plan of Michigan, Humana Medical Plan of Pennsylvania, Humana Medical Plan of Utah, Humana Pharmacy, Humana Pharmacy Solutions, Humana Regional Health Plan, Humana Veterans Healthcare Services, Humana WellWorks LLC, Humana Wisconsin Health Organization Insurance Corporation, Humana at Home, HumanaDental, HumanaDental Insurance Company, Humco, Hummingbird Coaching Systems LLC, Independent Care Health Plan, KMG America, Kindred Healthcare, MCCI Group Holdings, MCCI Holdings, MCCI Medical Group, MCCI Specialty, MCCI/Lifetime of Aventura, MD Care, METCARE of Florida, Managed Care Indemnity, Medical Care Consortium Incorporated of Texas, MetCare, Metropolitan Health Networks, Naples Health Care Specialists, North Region Providers, Nursing Solutions, OSF HealthCare, PHP Companies, Partners in Integrated Care, Preferred Health Partnership, Preservation on Main, Primary Care Holdings, Primary Care Holdings II, Primary Care Specialists of the Palm Beaches, RMA Medical Centers of Florida, RMA Medical Group of Florida, ROHC, SeniorBridge, SeniorBridge Family Companies (CT), SeniorBridge Family Companies (FL), SeniorBridge Family Companies (IN), SeniorBridge Family Companies (MO), SeniorBridge Family Companies (NY), SeniorBridge-Florida, Texas Dental Plans, The Dental Concern, Transcend Population Health Management, and Transcend Population Health Management II.

When was Humana founded?

Humana was founded in 1961.

What is Humana's official website?

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

Where are Humana's headquarters?

Humana is headquartered at 500 West Main Street, LOUISVILLE KY, 40202.

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 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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