NYSE:HUM

Humana Stock Forecast, Price & News

$413.21
-4.53 (-1.08 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$412.65
Now: $413.21
$421.91
50-Day Range
$376.91
MA: $403.57
$425.71
52-Week Range
$337.54
Now: $413.21
$474.70
Volume786,878 shs
Average Volume1.09 million shs
Market Capitalization$53.31 billion
P/E Ratio13.24
Dividend Yield0.67%
Beta0.86
Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company in the United States. It operates through Retail, Group and Specialty, and Healthcare Services segments. The company offers medical and supplemental benefit plans to individuals. It also has a 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 benefits; and administrative services only products to individuals and employer groups, as well as military services, such as TRICARE T2017 East 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, 2020, the company had approximately 17 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 5 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was incorporated in 1964 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospital & medical service plans
Sub-IndustryManaged Health Care
SectorMedical
CUSIP44485910
Phone502-580-1000
Employees48,700
Year Founded1961

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$64.89 billion
Cash Flow$22.36 per share
Book Value$90.90 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.71 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$53.31 billion
Next Earnings Date4/28/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Humana (HUM) is Overbought: Is A Drop Coming?
March 31, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.27 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

20th out of 2,016 stocks

Hospital & Medical Service Plans Industry

4th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$413.21
-4.53 (-1.08 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Humana (NYSE:HUM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Humana a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Humana in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Humana stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Humana?

Wall Street analysts have given Humana a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Humana wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Humana?

Humana saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 26th, there was short interest totaling 2,280,000 shares, a drop of 27.8% from the February 11th total of 3,160,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,070,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Humana's next earnings date?

Humana is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 28th 2021.
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How can I listen to Humana's earnings call?

Humana will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Humana's earnings last quarter?

Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 3rd. The insurance provider reported ($2.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($2.35) by $0.05. The insurance provider earned $19.06 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.76 billion. Humana had a net margin of 5.58% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.74%. The firm's revenue was up 17.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.28 earnings per share.
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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 25.9% and is now trading at $413.21.
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How often does Humana pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Humana?

Humana declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 18th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.70 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $2.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 30th. This is an increase from Humana's previous quarterly dividend of $0.63.
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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 0.67%. Humana has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Humana is 15.67%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Humana will have a dividend payout ratio of 12.88% 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 updated its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, March, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 21.25-21.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $21.51.

What price target have analysts set for HUM?

17 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Humana's shares. Their forecasts range from $410.00 to $510.00. On average, they anticipate Humana's share price to reach $462.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Humana's key executives?

Humana's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bruce Dale Broussard, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $5.17M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Brian Andrew Kane, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48, Pay $2.02M)
  • Mr. Timothy S. Huval, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.76M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. T. Alan Wheatley, Segment Pres of Retail (Age 53, Pay $1.67M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. William Kevin Fleming Pharm.D., PharmD, RPh, Segment Pres of Clinical & Pharmacy Solutions (Age 53, Pay $1.5M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Cynthia Hillebrand Zipperle, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 58) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Sam M. Deshpande, Chief Technology & Risk Officer (Age 56) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Amy K. Smith, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Joseph C. Ventura, Chief Legal Officer (Age 44)
  • Amy Fry, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications

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.

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), 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.06%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.05%), Huntington National Bank (0.05%), Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Hexavest Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Humana stock include Brian P Leclaire, Bruce D Broussard, 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 major investors are selling Humana stock?

HUM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Calamos Advisors LLC, Hexavest Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Pensionfund Sabic, HMS Capital Management LLC, and Carroll Financial Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Humana company stock in the last year include Bruce D Broussard, David A Jr/Ky Jones, and Timothy S Huval.
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Which major investors are buying Humana stock?

HUM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Huntington National Bank, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Everence Capital Management Inc., Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, Coastal Investment Advisors Inc., Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, and First Hawaiian Bank.
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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 $413.21.

How much money does Humana make?

Humana has a market capitalization of $53.31 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.

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 4/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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