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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) which is in the industry Health Care Plans, gaining -1.80% today. In the last week its performance is 6.43%, and -2.63% for the past quarter. Currently, Anthem, Inc., ANTM has a target price of 168.28, so today’s gain of -1.80% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.22%.

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM), has a market cap of 36551.19, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 91.70%.

At the current price of 140.37, it has a dividend yield of 1.82%, and its target price is 168.28. This is with a profit margin of 3.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.67. Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has a P/E of 16.12, as well as a forward P/E of 11.84.

With a current EPS of 8.87, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 10.34%,Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 6.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.16%.

Performance for the year is -6.16%. Since its IPO date on 10/30/2001, the total performance to date is 3.52%.

Volume today for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM), is 805638, while its average volume is 1867.64. Whilst the total gain today was -1.80%, it did have a day high of -1.96%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.99%, and 2.23% for the month. The 52-week low for Anthem, Inc., ANTM has been 22.59%, while the 52-week-high has reached -8.96%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.30%, and its return on assets is 3.80%. Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has an operating margin of 6.30%. With a sales growth of 6.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Anthem, Inc., ANTM is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.63, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Anthem, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.44, and the P/S is 0.45, along with a P/B of 1.59. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 21.81.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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