Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) has coverage initiated with a Overweight rating and $170.00 price target

Analyst Ratings For Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC)

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Today, MED initiated coverage on Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) with a Overweight with a price target of $170.00.

There are 12 Buy Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings, no Sell Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) is Buy with a consensus target price of $145.4667 per share, a potential 1.84% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 9/19/2018-Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) has coverage initiated with a Overweight rating and $170.00 price target
  • 7/25/2018-Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) had its Buy rating reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies with a $152.00 price target
  • 7/23/2018-Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) has coverage initiated with a Overweight rating and $158.00 price target

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC)
Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC) has insider ownership of 3.00% and institutional ownership of 90.04%.

  • On 9/10/2018 Christopher D. Bowers, EVP, sold 3,800 with an average share price of $145.55 per share and the total transaction amounting to $553,090.00.
  • On 9/10/2018 Robert K. Ditmore, Director, sold 15,000 with an average share price of $145.06 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,175,900.00.
  • On 7/26/2018 Brandy Burkhalter, EVP, sold 3,000 with an average share price of $131.90 per share and the total transaction amounting to $395,700.00.
  • On 7/26/2018 Robert K Ditmore, Director, sold 8,750 with an average share price of $131.44 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,150,100.00.
  • On 6/11/2018 Keith H. Williamson, EVP, sold 2,000 with an average share price of $120.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $240,000.00.
  • On 5/2/2018 Keith H. Williamson, EVP, sold 1,000 with an average share price of $115.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $115,000.00.
  • On 4/27/2018 Keith H. Williamson, EVP, sold 1,000 with an average share price of $110.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $110,000.00.

About Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC)
Centene Corporation operates as a diversified and multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides programs and services to under-insured and uninsured individuals in the United States. It operates through two segments, Managed Care and Specialty Services. The Managed Care segment offers health plan coverage to individuals through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State children's health insurance program, long-term care, foster care, and dual eligible individual, as well as aged, blind, or disabled programs. Its health plans include primary and specialty physician care, inpatient and outpatient hospital care, emergency and urgent care, prenatal care, laboratory and X-ray services, home-based primary care, transportation assistance, vision care, dental care, immunizations, prescriptions and limited over-the-counter drugs, specialty pharmacy, therapies, social work services, and care coordination. The Specialty Services segment provides pharmacy benefits management services; health, triage, wellness, and disease management services; vision and dental services; correctional healthcare services; home based primary care services; and integrated long-term care services, as well as care management software that automate the clinical, administrative, and technical components of care management programs. This segment offers its services and products to state programs, correctional facilities, healthcare organizations, employer groups, military service members and their families, and other commercial organizations. The company provides its services through primary and specialty care physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers. Centene Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

Recent Trading Activity for Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC)
Shares of Centene Corp closed the previous trading session at 142,84 up +1,09 0,77 % with 1116600 shares trading hands.

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