Harwood Advisory Group cut its stake in Humana (NYSE:HUM) by 7.7% through out the Fiscal Q2, based on the latest document with the Security and Exchange Commission. The fund held 8,953 stocks of the insurance provider’s shares after unloading 745 shares through out the quarter. Humana comprises 1.2% of Harwood Advisory Group LLC’s portfolio, making the share its 26th largest stake. Harwood Advisory Group LLC’s holdings in Humana were valued $2,154,000 during the latest period.
Stocks of Humana (NYSE HUM) declined 0.67% throughout intraday market trading on early Fri, reaching $249.99. 840,299 stocks of the firms shares were exchanged. Humana has a 52 week low of $163.50 and a 52 week high of $255.27. the share has a valuation of $36.13 B, a price to earnings ratio of 20.57 along with a stock beta of 0.91. the firms 50 day SMA is $239.62 and its 200 day SMA is $222.88.
Many big clients lately purchased and unloaded stocks of HUM. Guardian Life Insurance of America increased its position in stocks of Humana by 0.7% in the Q1. Guardian Life Insurance of America has an ownership of 575 stocks of the insurance provider’s shares valued $119,000 after scooping up an extra 4 shares through out the previous quarter, Independent Portfolio Consultants increased its position in stocks of Humana by 22.1% in the Fiscal Q2. Independent Portfolio Consultants has an ownership of 519 stocks of the insurance provider’s shares valued $125,000 after scooping up an extra 94 shares through out the previous quarter, Point72 Asia Hong Kong bought a fresh position in stocks of Humana during the Q1 valued about $128,000. Westbourne Investment Advisors bought a fresh position in stocks of Humana through out the Fiscal Q2 valued about $205,000. Lastly, MUFG Americas Holdings bought a fresh position in stocks of Humana during the Q1 valued about $221,000. 99.66% of the shares is presently owned by large funds.
Humana (NYSE:HUM) previously released its fiscal periodic earnings information on early Wed, Aug 2nd. The insurance provider posted $3.49 EPS (EPS) for the period, exceeding Thomson Reuters’ average forecast of $3.08 by $0.41. The company posted earnings of $13.53 B for the period, compared to the average forecast of $13.61 B. Humana had a net profit margin of 3.37% and a ROE of 15.85%. for the same quarter previous year, company earned $2.30 EPS. financial stock experts expect that Humana to post $11.55 earnings per share for the financial year.
HUM has been the discussion subject of many equity analyst reports. Research firm Zacks lifted stocks of Humana from a “hold” recommendation to a “buy” recommendation and fixed a $256.00 price objective on the company shares in a note on Mon, May 8th. Argus lifted shares of Humana from a “hold” recommendation to a “buy” recommendation and fixed a $260.00 price objective on the company shares in a note on Fri, Jun 9th. BidaskClub boosted Humana from a “hold” recommendation to a “buy” recommendation in a analysis note on early Wed, Jun 21st. Citigroup initiated coverage on stocks of Humana in a study note published on Wed, Jun 28th. They gave a “buy” recommendation and a $275.00 price target for The corporation. Lastly, Bank of America Corporation upped the price objective on stocks of Humana from $270.00 to $275.00 and issued the shares a “buy” recommendation in a analysis note on Fri morning, Jul 14th. 1 investment expert has recommended the share with a sell recommendation, nine have published a hold recommendation and twelve have issued a buy recommendation to the firms shares. the share has a average recommendation of “Buy” and an average price target of $243.65.
Separately, Senior Vice President Brian P. Leclaire unloaded 4,971 stocks of the shares in a trade dated Wed, Jun 28th. The stock was unloaded at a price range of of $240.00, amounting to $1,193,040.00. after the closing of the transaction the SVP has an ownership of 14,258 stocks in the company, worth at $3,421,920. The transaction related to this sale was declared in a transaction filed with the SEC which is available through this link. Also, VP Heidi S. Margulis unloaded 1,500 stocks of the firm’s shares in a trade dated Fri, May 26th. Shares were disposed in a price range of $231.96, amounting $347,940.00. after the sale, the VP has an ownership of 8,150 company stock worth at $1,890,474. 0.80% of the shares is held by top executives.