eHealth Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts (NASDAQ:EHTH)
eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Network reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $46.31.
A number of research firms have recently commented on EHTH. Analysts at Jefferies Group downgraded shares of eHealth from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $62.00. Separately, analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of eHealth from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 22nd. They now have a $34.20 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Bank of America reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of eHealth in a research note on Friday, May 2nd. They now have a $53.00 price target on the stock.
eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) traded up 0.60% on Thursday, hitting $35.31. The stock had a trading volume of 22,668 shares. eHealth has a 52-week low of $22.03 and a 52-week high of $63.32. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $37.22 and a 200-day moving average of $46.33. The company’s market cap is $671.7 million.
eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 1st. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $50.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $51.37 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.17 earnings per share. eHealth’s revenue was up 17.8% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that eHealth will post $0.10 EPS for the current fiscal year.
eHealth, Inc (NASDAQ:EHTH) offers Internet-based health insurance agency services for individuals, families and small businesses in the United States, as well as technology licensing and Internet advertising services.
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