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Humana Stock Forecast, Price & News

+5.13 (+1.29 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $402.63
50-Day Range
MA: $408.99
52-Week Range
Now: $402.63
Volume1.27 million shs
Average Volume1.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$53.27 billion
P/E Ratio15.31
Dividend Yield0.63%
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: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.88 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$23.17 per share
Book Value$90.90 per share


Net Income$2.71 billion


Market Cap$53.27 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HUM stock has increased by 22.7% and is now trading at $402.63.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Humana?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Humana in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Humana's next earnings date?

Humana is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were Humana's earnings last quarter?

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The insurance provider reported $12.56 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $10.34 by $2.22. The insurance provider earned $19.08 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $18.66 billion. Humana had a net margin of 4.96% and a return on equity of 26.70%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 17.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $6.05 earnings per share.
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How often does Humana pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Humana?

Humana announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 20th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $0.625 per share on Friday, October 30th. This represents a $2.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 29th.
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What guidance has Humana issued on next quarter's earnings?

Humana issued an update on its FY 2020 IntraDay earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of 18.25-18.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $18.85.

What price target have analysts set for HUM?

21 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Humana's shares. Their forecasts range from $290.00 to $510.00. On average, they anticipate Humana's stock price to reach $428.52 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Humana?

Humana saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 1,760,000 shares, an increase of 30.4% from the July 30th total of 1,350,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 754,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, 1.3% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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), Walt Disney (DIS), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.65%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.84%), FMR LLC (5.96%), Newport Trust Co (1.15%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.09%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.75%). Company insiders that own Humana stock include Brian P Leclaire, Christopher H Hunter, David A Jr/Ky Jones, Elizabeth D Bierbower, Heidi S Margulis, James J /Ky Obrien, Roy A Beveridge, 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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Unigestion Holding SA, Bank of America Corp DE, Vanguard Group Inc., Toronto Dominion Bank, and AJO LP. Company insiders that have sold Humana company stock in the last year include David A Jr/Ky Jones, Elizabeth D Bierbower, James J /Ky Obrien, Timothy Alan Wheatley, and Timothy S Huval.
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Which institutional investors are buying Humana stock?

HUM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Senator Investment Group LP, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, GQG Partners LLC, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ, and State of Tennessee Treasury Department.
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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 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 $402.63.

How big of a company is Humana?

Humana has a market capitalization of $53.27 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 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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