CIGNA Corporation (CI) : Origin Asset Management Llp reduced its stake in CIGNA Corporation by 11.03% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 187,932 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $25,053,215 after selling 23,300 shares in CIGNA Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.CIGNA Corporation makes up approximately 1.59% of Origin Asset Management Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , 1832 Asset Management boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 166,436 additional shares and now holds a total of 265,315 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $35,369,143. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.13% of 1832 Asset Management’s portfolio.Cetera Advisors boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 589 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,226 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $829,988. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of Cetera Advisors’s portfolio.Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.a. boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 69,090 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,603,073 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $880,255,662. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.14% of Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.a.’s portfolio.Brown Advisory Inc boosted its stake in CI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,110 additional shares and now holds a total of 21,507 shares of CIGNA Corporation which is valued at $2,761,284. CIGNA Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Brown Advisory Inc’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 .
Cigna Corporation (Cigna) together with its subsidiaries is a health services company. The Company offers medical dental disability life and accident insurance and related products and services. The Company operates in three segments: Global Health Care Global Supplemental Benefits and Group Disability and Life. The Global Health Care segment aggregates the commercial and Government operating segments. The Global Supplemental Benefits segment offers supplemental health life and accident insurance products. The Group Disability and Life segment provides group long-term and short-term disability insurance group life insurance accident and specialty insurance and related services. Cigna offers commercial health and dental insurance Medicare and Medicaid products and health life and accident insurance coverages to individuals. It offers personal accident insurance coverage consisting of accidental death and dismemberment and travel accident insurance.