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Healthways (NASDAQ:HWAY) major shareholder North Tide Capital, Llc sold 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.29, for a total transaction of $1,729,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Major shareholders that own more than 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HWAY shares. Analysts at Dougherty & Co upgraded shares of Healthways from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 24th. Separately, analysts at Noble Financial reiterated a “positive” rating on shares of Healthways in a research note on Thursday, June 19th. Finally, analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Healthways from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 27th. They now have a $18.00 price target on the stock. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.25.

Healthways (NASDAQ:HWAY) traded down 2.18% on Monday, hitting $16.85. The stock had a trading volume of 220,769 shares. Healthways has a 52 week low of $9.59 and a 52 week high of $22.20. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $16.84 and a 200-day moving average of $16.4. The company’s market cap is $595.4 million.

Healthways (NASDAQ:HWAY) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 23rd. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $180.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $179.53 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.03) earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.3% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Healthways will post $0.21 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Healthways, Inc provides solutions to help people improve physical, emotional and social well-being. The Company provides specific and personalized interventions for each individual in a population, irrespective of health status, age or payor.

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