Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) Dips To New 52 Week Low

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Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM)

April 16th, 2019

With markets going up Humana Inc finished Tuesday’s trading session down 7.44%, a ($18.90) decrease to close on $235.10. As well as the drop in value, Humana Inc hit a new 52 week low of $233.00. Despite the drop in value, trading volumes were solid at 379.00% of normal which can indicate investor opportunities. The next earnings report is expected in approximately 15 days.

Humana Inc is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 220 stocks that fell today. Weighted by market cap, HUM represents about 0.12% of the S&P 500.

Results from 20 analysts points to the possibility that Humana Inc could increase significantly (41.63%).

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Tuesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Financials saw the biggest increase of the day (1.37%), while Real Estate saw the biggest drop (-2.38%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 23.78%.

Energy saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -1.22%, as it went up 0.64%. Real Estate and Utilities saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Real Estate with a drop of -2.38%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Financials went up with a 1.37% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.64% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.59% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.49% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 0.48% change.
  • Materials went up with a 0.47% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.21% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -0.06% change.
  • Utilities went down with a -1.39% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -2.03% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -2.38% change.

Humana Inc Info

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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