Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Traders are bullish on Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 1.91% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.31%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.81% in the last 1 week, and is up 6.37% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.26% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.72%.
Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX): The stock opened at $78.72 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $79.86 for the day. The stock traded down to $77.94 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $79.33 with a loss of -0.15% for the day. The stock had closed at $79.45 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 3,465,733 shares.
The company Insiders own 0.54% of Express Scripts Holding Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -5.47% . Institutional Investors own 91.85% of Express Scripts Holding Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -11.35%. In a related news, The officer (Senior VP, Supply Chain), of Express Scripts Holding Co., Neville Everett had unloaded 800 shares at $74.11 per share in a transaction on May 10, 2016. The total value of transaction was $59,288. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.