Therefore 72% are positive. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, December 13 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Wednesday, June 7. The company was downgraded on Friday, November 11 by Credit Suisse.
Principal Financial Group Inc. grew its position in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) by 3.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $73.0 target.
More notable recent Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: "Centene Corp (CNC) Stock Surges on $3.7 Billion Fidelis Deal" on September 14, 2017, also Bizjournals.com with their article: "Acquisition of NY health insurer will not affect Albany jobs" published on September 19, 2017, Marketwatch.com published: "Centene Corp. agrees to buy Fidelis Care assets in NY state" on September 12, 2017. Prelude Cap Mgmt Llc stated it has 0.24% in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC). Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $79 target. The stock of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has "Equalweight" rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by Barclays Capital. The stock traded at a volume of 4.71 million shares. This indicates more upside for the $10.27 billion company. Meiji Yasuda Life Insur Com reported 0.05% stake. If the $186.86 PT is reached, the company will be worth $410.80M more. Centene Corporation (CNC) maintained activity of 1.5 million shares that trade hands on average basis. It is down 82.22% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.77% the S&P500. At current levels, shares have been seen trading 0.53% away from the 20-day moving average. The shares price has directed 33.17% toward a higher level throughout previous year and swapped 7.53% toward a strong spot during past one month. It has outperformed by 15.86% the S&P500. Shares for $336,603 were sold by GEPHARDT Richard A on Monday, June 12. DITMORE ROBERT K sold $294,177 worth of stock or 3,900 shares. Another trade for 6,000 shares valued at $420,180 was sold by Williamson Keith H. Vaughan Nelson Inv Ltd Partnership has 0.42% invested in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC). Altria Group Inc (MO) has risen 11.92% since September 19, 2016 and is uptrending.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.03, from 1.24 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 56 investors sold Centene Corp shares while 172 reduced holdings.
These funds have shifted positions in (CNC). Alpine Woods Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 4,000 shares. The short-interest ratio increased to 3.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.02% on August 31. The Alabama-based Retirement System Of Alabama has invested 0.03% in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC). 146.22 million shares or 4.61% less from 153.29 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. The stock rose 0.20% or $0.18 reaching $89.96 per share. Bridgeway Cap Management owns 50,900 shares. Meiji Yasuda Asset Mgmt Limited owns 7,260 shares or 0.05% of their USA portfolio. Ameriprise Fincl holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) for 271,880 shares. 304,243 are owned by Alliancebernstein Lp. Verition Fund Mngmt Llc has invested 0.07% in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC). Beta factor, which is used to measure risk associated with the stock, was 0.66.
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Centene Corporation is a healthcare company. The Firm provides a portfolio of services to government sponsored healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. It has a 8.22 P/E ratio. The Company operates through two segments: Managed Care and Specialty Services. It dropped, as 43 investors sold CNC shares while 171 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. Royal Commercial Bank Of Canada, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 637,064 shares. Appaloosa Lp now holds 964,397 shares with a value of $77,036,000. Massmutual Fsb Adv holds 0% or 6,071 shares. Cam Grp Incorporated A S owns 63,904 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. The high insider ownership can as a matter of fact lead to the contradictory result, a management team that is unaccountable because they can keep their jobs under nearly any circumstance. S&Co has invested 0.19% of its portfolio in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT).
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Since March 27, 2017, it had 5 insider buys, and 11 sales for $5.17 million activity. It's now trading about -9.05% below its 52-week high. King Ian sold 1,801 shares worth $313,428. Kim Helen Susan sold 2,400 shares worth $197,088. The insider SILVEIRA MICHAEL F sold 620 shares worth $106,807. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $1.79M was sold by Ruchefsky Steven B.