WellPoint Inc (WLP)

WLP (NYSE:Health Services)
$125.89
neg -0.36
-0.29%
Today's Range: 125.73 - 127.92 | WLP Avg Daily Volume: 1,784,800
Last Update: 11/21/14 - 4:01 PM EST
Volume: 1,368,097
YTD Performance: 36.65%
Open: $127.92
Previous Close: $126.25
52 Week Range: $81.84 - $129.96
Oustanding Shares: 269,941,385
Market Cap: 33,964,025,061
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for WLP
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 7 6 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 12 11 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.26 2.22 2.33 2.33
Latest Dividend: 0.44
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.39%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/03/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 15.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WLP Sector Avg. S&P 500
15.38 16.40 25.77
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
11.66% 36.10% 84.25%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 15.10 0.00 0.00
Net Income -6.20 -0.09 -0.03
EPS 0.10 0.19 0.06
Earnings for WLP:
EBITDA 4.44B
Revenue 71.02B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.71 $2.47 $8.83 $9.41
Number of Analysts 16 11 13 16
High Estimate $1.85 $2.70 $8.95 $10.05
Low Estimate $1.62 $2.27 $8.80 $9.15
Prior Year $0.87 $2.30 $8.52 $8.83
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 96.41% 7.19% 3.63% 6.58%
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By

Jim Cramer

 | Nov 18, 2014 | 4:04 PM EST

In this market, negativity is rarely being rewarded.

updateWLP Investor Mtg.

Nov 5, 2014 | 6:38 AM EST

WLP - WellPoint Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting - 10AM

bullishWellpoint estimates, target upped at Leerink

Oct 30, 2014 | 7:41 AM EDT

WLP estimates were boosted through 2015, Leerink Partners said. Management continues to execute well. Outperform rating and new $145 price target. 

bullishWellpoint estimates, target boosted at BMO

Aug 4, 2014 | 7:35 AM EDT

Shares of WLP now seen reaching $111, according to BMO Capital. Estimates also upped, given higher realized membership growth. Market Perform rating. 

bullishWellPoint price target raised at UBS

Jul 31, 2014 | 8:14 AM EDT

WLP price target raised from $120 to $130, UBS said. Buy rating. Estimates also raised due to expected earnings growth over the next year.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jul 30, 2014 | 11:11 AM EDT

Where what the Fed does allegedly determines everything.

bullishWellpoint target boosted at Leerink

Jun 4, 2014 | 8:09 AM EDT

WLP target was raised to $130, Leerink Partners said.  Company is pursuing options to better monetize its deal with ESRX. Outperform rating. 

 

bullishWellpoint estimates, target boosted at Credit Suisse

May 1, 2014 | 8:11 AM EDT

Shares of WLP now seen reaching $109, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given the company's new guidance. Neutral rating. 

By

Scott Redler

 | Mar 24, 2014 | 6:15 PM EDT

Apple gaps up on Comcast talks news triggering our $538 entry price.

bullishWellpoint upgraded at UBS

Jan 30, 2014 | 8:05 AM EST

WLP was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, UBS said. $98 price target. Visibility is improving and the company can achieve 2014 targets. 

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