The shares of Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) has been pegged with a rating of Overweight by Stephens in its latest research note that was published on January 14th, 2019. The research company has also assigned a $251 price target. Stephens wasnâ€™t the only research firm that published a report of Cigna Corporation, with other equities research analysts also giving their opinion on the stock. Edward Jones advised investors in its research note published on December 24th, 2018, to Buy the CI stock. The stock had earned Mkt Perform rating from Bernstein when it published its report on March 13th, 2018. That day the Bernstein set price target on the stock to $194. The stock was given Overweight rating by Barclays in its report released on March 8th, 2018, the day when the price target on the stock was placed at $235. Goldman was of a view that CI is Neutral in its latest report on January 3rd, 2018. RBC Capital Mkts thinks that CI is worth Outperform rating. This was contained in the firmâ€™s report on November 3rd, 2017 in which the stockâ€™s price target was also moved to $220.
Amongst the analysts that rated the stock, 0 have recommended investors to sell it, 4 believe it has the potential for further growth, thus rating it as Hold while 7 advised investors to purchase the stock. The consensus currently stands at a Hold while its average price target is $240.64. The price of the stock the last time has raised by 1.65% from its Week high price while it is raised higher than its 52-Week low price. A look at the stockâ€™s other technical shows that its 14-day RSI now stands at 39.63.
The shares of the company dipped by -2.08% during the trading session on Friday, reaching a low of $159.73 while ending the day at $160.60. During the trading session, a total of 3.59 million shares were traded which represents a -32.44% decline from the average session volume which is 2.71M shares. CI had ended its last session trading at 164.01. Cigna Corporation currently has a market cap of $59.27B, while its P/E ratio stands at 15.03, while its P/E earnings growth sits at 1.22, with a beta of 0.70. Cigna Corporation debt-to-equity ratio currently stands at 1.04, while its quick ratio hovers at . CI 52-week low price stands at $158.00 while its 52-week high price is $226.60.
The company in its last quarterly report recorded $2.46 earnings per share which is above the $2.42 predicted by most analysts. The Cigna Corporation generated $13,751.00 million in revenue during the last quarter, which is slightly higher than the $11,589.20 million predicted by analysts. In the second quarter last year, the firm recorded $3.84 earnings per share. Compared to the same quarter last year, the firmâ€™s revenue was down by -56.1%. Cigna Corporation has the potential to record 10.68 EPS for the current fiscal year, according to equities analysts.
Edward Jones also rated FTFT as Initiated on December 24th, 2018, with its price target of $15.50 suggesting that FTFT could surge by 59% from its current share price. Even though the stock has been trading at $2.05/share, analysts expect it to surge higher by -20.00% to reach $4.00/share. It started the day trading at $2.2 and traded between $1.58 and $1.64 throughout the trading session.
A look at its technical shows that FTFTâ€™s 50-day SMA is 0.87 while its 200-day SMA stands at 1.17. At the moment, only of Future FinTech Group Inc. shares were sold short. The companyâ€™s average trading volume currently stands at 878.06K shares, which means that the short-interest ratio is just 0.27 days. Over the past seven days, the company moved, with its shift of 120.08%. Looking further, the stock has raised 117.45% over the past 90 days while it gained 50.46% over the last six months.
Barclays Capital Inc followed the path by increasing its FTFT portfolio by +0.20% in the quarter. This means that Barclays Capital Inc bought 35 shares in the last quarter and now controls 17,400 shares of the FTFT stock, with the valuation hitting $12,528.
Similarly, DWS Investment GmbH decreased its Future FinTech Group Inc. shares by -98.07% during the recently filed quarter. After selling -37,087 shares in the last quarter, the firm now controls 731 shares of Future FinTech Group Inc. which are valued at $526. In the same vein, UBS Securities LLC decreased its Future FinTech Group Inc. shares by during the most recent reported quarter. The firm sold -16,446 shares during the quarter which decreased its stakes to 324 shares and is now valued at $233. Following these latest developments, around 1.10% of Future FinTech Group Inc. stocks are owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.