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How has Anthem, Inc. performed recently?

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE: ANTM) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 44186.01. It is in the Health Care Plans industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 18.1, a forward P/E of 13.06 and EPS of 9.21. At a stock price of 166.79 (0.25%) it has a dividend yield of 1.56%.


EPS growth for the last five years have been 4.90%, more recently this last year it has grown by -1.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 10.28% and more long-term 11.06% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 103.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.90% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 7.50%.

For performance, Anthem, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.38%. For the last month performance for Anthem, Inc. is -0.48%. While the last quarter is 13.74% and half year, 42.22%. Finally for the year, performance is 17.68%.

The 52-week high for Anthem, Inc., is at -2.34%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 46.46%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.64% and 18.27% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.52%, and for the month it is 1.58%. Anthem, Inc., has a target price of 177.29.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.57, and for total debt/equity Anthem, Inc. has 0.63. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 6.20%, the profit margin is 2.90%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 90.40%. Anthem, Inc. has a payout ratio of 27.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 264.92. The shares float is 264.39, with the float short at 2.63%, with short ratio coming to 4.14.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Anthem, Inc., get 3.80%, with its returns on investment at 7.80%. Return on equity is 10.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 177.29, reached soon?

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.

 Anthem, Inc. (NYSE: ANTM)

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