CVS Health Corp (CVS) : Provident Trust Co reduced its stake in CVS Health Corp by 0.08% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 859,044 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $83,696,657 after selling 712 shares in CVS Health Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016.CVS Health Corp makes up approximately 4.49% of Provident Trust Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Agf Investments boosted its stake in CVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 32,914 additional shares and now holds a total of 213,173 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $20,769,445. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.23% of Agf Investments’s portfolio. Ausdal Financial Partners added CVS to its portfolio by purchasing 2,955 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $273,988. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.14% of Ausdal Financial Partners’s portfolio.Excalibur Management Corp reduced its stake in CVS by selling 138 shares or 2.25% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,005 shares of CVS which is valued at $556,844. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.47% of Excalibur Management Corp’s portfolio.Oakbrook Investments boosted its stake in CVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 51,650 additional shares and now holds a total of 115,196 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $11,122,174. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 0.59% of Oakbrook Investments’s portfolio.Sonora Investment Management boosted its stake in CVS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6,406 additional shares and now holds a total of 20,175 shares of CVS Health Corp which is valued at $1,954,352. CVS Health Corp makes up approx 1.08% of Sonora Investment Management’s portfolio.
CVS Health Corp closed down -0.46 points or -0.47% at $96.97 with 41,25,962 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $97.26, the shares hit an intraday low of $96.27 and an intraday high of $97.93 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, CVS Health Corp reported $1.32 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.30. The company had revenue of $43725.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $44281.46 million. The company’s revenue was up 17.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.19 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on CVS Health Corp. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Aug 4, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 111 from a previous price target of $108 .Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Aug 3, 2016 to “Hold”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 108 from a previous price target of $99 .Shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Jun 23, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 108 from a previous price target of $117 .
CVS Health Corporation together with its subsidiaries is a pharmacy company. The Company operates through three business segments: Pharmacy Services Retail Pharmacy and Corporate. The Pharmacy Services segment provides a range of pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and operates under the CVS/caremark Pharmacy Services Novologix and Navarro Health Services names. The Retail Pharmacy segment sells prescription drugs and an assortment of general merchandise including over-the-counter drugs beauty products and cosmetics personal care products convenience foods photo finishing seasonal merchandise and greeting cards through the Company’s retail stores online retail pharmacy Websites and retail healthcare clinics. The Corporate segment provides management and administrative services to support the overall operations of the Company. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiary Omnicare Inc. provides pharmacy services to long term care facilities.