Wallington Asset Management buys $2,231,077 stake in Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) : Wallington Asset Management scooped up 1,640 additional shares in Express Scripts Holding Company during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 29,364 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $2,231,077.Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approximately 0.68% of Wallington Asset Management’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , Appleton Partners Incma reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 132 shares or 3.41% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,744 shares of ESRX which is valued at $284,469. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.06% of Appleton Partners Incma’s portfolio.Mu Investments Ltd. reduced its stake in ESRX by selling 900 shares or 36.0% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,600 shares of ESRX which is valued at $123,536. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.08% of Mu Investments Ltd.’s portfolio. Banced Corp added ESRX to its portfolio by purchasing 8,523 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $669,908. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 1.17% of Banced Corp’s portfolio.Washington Trust Bank boosted its stake in ESRX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,313 additional shares and now holds a total of 37,908 shares of Express Scripts Holding Company which is valued at $2,953,791. Express Scripts Holding Company makes up approx 0.76% of Washington Trust Bank’s portfolio.

Express Scripts Holding Company closed down -0.47 points or -0.62% at $75.91 with 24,56,870 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $76.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $75.735 and an intraday high of $76.81 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.

On the company’s financial health, Express Scripts Holding Company reported $1.57 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.57. The company had revenue of $25222.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $25392.31 million. The company’s revenue was down -.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.44 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Express Scripts Holding Company. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Aug 2, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 82 from a previous price target of $77 .Express Scripts Holding Company was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Underweight” on Jun 20, 2016. Express Scripts Holding Company was Initiated by Bernstein to “Underperform” on Jun 16, 2016.

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