WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ:WBMD) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the ten research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have assigned a hold recommendation and two have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $63.92.

WBMD has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded WebMD Health from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $74.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Friday, August 25th. BidaskClub downgraded WebMD Health from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th.

WebMD Health (NASDAQ:WBMD) opened at $66.48 on Thursday. WebMD Health has a 52-week low of $48.10 and a 52-week high of $66.57. The company has a current ratio of 2.12, a quick ratio of 2.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.28.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of WBMD. Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new stake in shares of WebMD Health in the second quarter worth about $60,851,000. Koch Industries Inc. lifted its position in shares of WebMD Health by 11,780.9% in the second quarter. Koch Industries Inc. now owns 866,475 shares of the health services provider’s stock worth $852,000 after buying an additional 859,182 shares in the last quarter. Farallon Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of WebMD Health in the second quarter worth about $39,831,000. Voya Investment Management LLC lifted its position in shares of WebMD Health by 3,655.4% in the second quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 578,629 shares of the health services provider’s stock worth $33,936,000 after buying an additional 563,221 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Cowen Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of WebMD Health in the second quarter worth about $16,120,000. Institutional investors own 90.99% of the company’s stock.

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WebMD Health Company Profile

WebMD Health Corp. is a provider of health information services. The Company provides its services to consumers, physicians and other healthcare professionals through its Websites, mobile applications and health-focused publications. Advertisers and sponsors use The WebMD Health Network to reach and engage healthcare professionals and consumers who are interested in healthy living, wellness, diseases and conditions, and other health-related topics.

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