CIGNA Corporation (CI) : Lumina Fund Management added new position in CIGNA Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 5,000 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $666,550 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 12, 2016 with the SEC.CIGNA Corporation makes up approximately 0.07% of Lumina Fund Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Great Lakes Advisors boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 49,894 additional shares and now holds a total of 313,311 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $41,767,489. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 1.09% of Great Lakes Advisors’s portfolio.Analytic Investors reduced its stake in CI by selling 35 shares or 0.3% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 11,561 shares of CI which is valued at $1,541,197. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.02% of Analytic Investors’s portfolio.Asset Advisors Corp boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 840 additional shares and now holds a total of 31,565 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $3,932,999. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.82% of Asset Advisors Corp’s portfolio.First Midwest Bank Trust Division reduced its stake in CI by selling 140 shares or 3.61% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,740 shares of CI which is valued at $516,606. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of First Midwest Bank Trust Division’s portfolio.Shell Asset Management Co boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 26,366 additional shares and now holds a total of 61,791 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $8,535,191. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.20% of Shell Asset Management Co’s portfolio.
CIGNA Corporation opened for trading at $127.62 and hit $129.22 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $128.49, with a gain of 0.66% or 0.84 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,15,658 shares. Company has a market cap of $32,967 M.
On the company’s financial health, CIGNA Corporation reported $1.98 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.41 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.39. The company had revenue of $9960.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9950.18 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.55 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on CIGNA Corporation. Stifel Initiated CIGNA Corporation on Jun 28, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $169.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on May 18, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 174 from a previous price target of $169 .
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