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73.65
+0.59
+0.81%
After Hours :
73.65
0.00
0.00%

Open

73.23

Previous Close

73.06

Volume (Avg)

2.64M (4.06M)

Day's Range

73.05-73.71

52Wk Range

59.20-79.37

Market Cap.

54.90B

Dividend Rate ( Yield )

-

Beta

1.16

Shares Outstanding

745.45M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

32.47 (2.23)

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  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
  • Management effectiveness
Industry Healthcare Plans
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Outperform
    • Revenue

    • 104.10B

    • Net Income

    • 1.84B

    • Market Cap.

    • 54.90B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 1.76

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • 0.53

    • Beta

    • 1.16

    • Forward P/E

    • 13.44

    • Price/Sales

    • 0.58

    • Price/Book Value

    • 2.68

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 11.24

      • EBITDA

      • 6.07B

      • Return on Capital %

      • 3.25

      • Return on Equity %

      • 8.00

      • Return on Assets %

      • 3.25

      • Book Value/Share

      • 27.44

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 745.45M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • -

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • -

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/21/2014
      Outperform
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 78.25

        • Credit Rating

        • A-

        • Analysts

        • 6

        • EPS Estimate

        • 4.34

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 7.42

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -4.80

          • 5.70

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • 41.60

          • 6.82

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -9.10

          • -2.80

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 36.49

          • 106.36

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 19.50

          • 13.08

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • 12.93

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • 7.78

            • 19.62

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 2.93

            • 5.74

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 1.76

            • 3.50

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 7.80

            • 18.10

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 3.80

            • 6.65

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 2.40

            • 267.31B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.59

              • 0.49

              • Current Ratio

              • 0.65

              • 0.74

              • Quick Ratio

              • 0.50

              • 0.57

              • Interest Coverage

              • 6.75

              • 11.86

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 2.67

              • 2.78

              • Book Value/Share

              • 27.44

              • 37.88

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 32.26

                • 18.18

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 35.04

                • 97.12

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 15.22

                • 40.14

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 0.58

                • 0.57

                • Price/Book Value

                • 2.66

                • 2.17

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 11.24

                • 10.80

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                  • Shares Short

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short Ratio

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short % of Float

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Shares Short

                    prior month

                  • -

                  • Trailing Annual Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • 5 Year Average Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • Key Metrics

                  • Company

                    • Payout Ratio

                    • -

                    • Dividend Date

                    • -

                    • Ex-Dividend Date

                    • -

                    • Last Split Factor

                      new per old

                    • -

                    • Last Split Date

                    • -

                    • Key Metrics

                    • Company

                    • Industry

                      • Return on Equity %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 8.00

                        (25.80)

                      • 13.59

                        (16.83)

                      • Return on Assets %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 3.25

                        (7.30)

                      • 5.00

                        (6.20)

                      • Return on Capital %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 5.60

                        (10.10)

                      • 8.73

                        (11.09)

                      • Income/Employee

                      • 59.12k

                      • 40.30k

                      • Inventory Turnover

                      • 53.89

                      • 54.35

                      • Asset Turnover

                      • 1.84

                      • 1.43

                      Current Historical
                      Financials
                      • Income Statement
                      • Balance Sheet
                      • Cash Flow
                      Operating Income
                      3.55B
                      Operating Margin
                      3.41
                      Total Equity
                      -
                      Retained Earnings
                      -
                      Free Cashflow
                      -
                      Price/Cashflow
                      11.24
                      Ownership

                      Institutional Ownership

                      87.45%

                      Top 10 Institutions

                      28.47%

                      Mutual Fund Ownership

                      41.07%

                      Float

                      99.82%

                      5% / Insider Ownership

                      0.37%

                      Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                      Top Mutual Fund Owners

                      Top Institutional Owners

                      Mutual Fund Name

                      Institution Name

                      • Mutual Fund Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • VA CollegeAmerica Growth Fund of America

                      •  

                        17,635,600

                      • 18.52

                      • 2.37

                      • Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx

                      •  

                        12,203,029

                      • -3.13

                      • 1.64

                      • Dodge & Cox Stock Fund

                      •  

                        11,088,600

                      • 2.67

                      • 1.49

                      • VA CollegeAmerica Fundamental Investors

                      •  

                        8,880,000

                      • 5.97

                      • 1.19

                      • Vanguard Five Hundred Index Fund

                      •  

                        7,739,012

                      • -3.34

                      • 1.04

                      • Vanguard Institutional Index Fund

                      •  

                        7,552,033

                      • -4.58

                      • 1.01

                      • SPDR® S&P 500 ETF

                      •  

                        7,444,529

                      • 1.43

                      • 1.03

                      • Davis New York Venture Fund

                      •  

                        6,833,408

                      • 0.00

                      • 0.92

                      • PowerShares QQQ

                      •  

                        6,250,906

                      • 0.44

                      • 0.87

                      • American Funds NVIT Growth

                      •  

                        4,668,208

                      • 74.68

                      • 0.63

                      • Institution Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                      •  

                        39,982,675

                      • +1.28%

                      • 5.36

                      • State Street Corp

                      •  

                        31,861,768

                      • +1.25%

                      • 4.27

                      • Capital World Investors

                      •  

                        28,680,500

                      • +2.25%

                      • 3.85

                      • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                      •  

                        23,371,618

                      • +0.93%

                      • 3.14

                      • Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co., LLC

                      •  

                        18,244,782

                      • +45.26%

                      • 2.45

                      • Dodge & Cox

                      •  

                        17,874,930

                      • +54.28%

                      • 2.40

                      • MFS Investment Management K.K.

                      •  

                        14,577,274

                      • -8.76%

                      • 1.96

                      • Brown Investment Advisory Incorporated

                      •  

                        13,661,690

                      • -1.46%

                      • 1.83

                      • Northern Trust Investments, N.A.

                      •  

                        13,171,669

                      • -2.43%

                      • 1.77

                      • Davis Selected Advisers

                      •  

                        10,703,208

                      • -5.95%

                      • 1.44

                      Company Profile

                      Sector

                      Healthcare

                      Industry

                      Healthcare Plans

                      Type

                      Aggressive Growth

                      Style

                      Large Growth

                      Express Scripts was incorporated in Missouri in September 1986, and reincorporated in Delaware in March 1992. It operates as a Pharmacy benefit management in North America. It includes HMOs, health insurers, third-party administrator...mores, employers, union-sponsored benefit plans, workers’ compensation plans and government health programs. It helps health benefit providers address access and affordability concerns resulting from rising drug costs while helping to improve healthcare outcomes. It works with clients, manufacturers, pharmacists and physicians to increase efficiency in the drug distribution chain, to manage costs in the pharmacy benefit and to improve members’ health outcomes and satisfaction. The Company supports healthier outcomes by applying science to health decisions. It offers solution...mores in four areas namely benefit choices, drug choices, pharmacy choices and health choices. Health Decision ScienceSM is the Company’s approach to understand and improve the decisions that impact clinical and financial outcomes and applies principles and advanced knowledge from three disciplines: behavioral sciences, clinical specialization and actionable data. These disciplines form a powerful combination that seeks to increase the likelihood of healthier decisions and healthier outcomes. Consumerology(r), or the advanced application of the behavioral sciences to healthcare, optimizes decision mechanisms and helps make decisions easier. Therapeutic Resource CentersSM gives patients access to specialist pharmacists and nurses to close gaps in care. It has organized its operations into two business segments based on products and services offered PBM and Business Operations. The Company’s PBM segment consists services such as the retail network pharmacy administration, home delivery pharmacy services, benefit design consultation, drug utilization review, drug formulary management, clinical solutions to improve health outcomes, such as adherence, case coordination and personalized medicine, flexible array of Medicare Part D, Medicaid and Health Insurance Marketplace offerings to support clients’ benefits, specialty pharmacy, including the distribution of fertility pharmaceuticals requiring special handling or packaging, administration of a group purchasing organization and consumer health and drug information. The Business Operations segment consists of distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to providers and clinics and scientific evidence to guide the safe, effective and affordable use of medicines. The Company is subject to federal and state laws and regulations.lessless

                      Key People

                      George Paz

                      CEO/Chairman of the Board/Director

                      Ms. Cathy R. Smith

                      CFO/Executive VP

                      Gary Wimberly

                      Chief Information Officer/Senior VP

                      Edward Ignaczak

                      Executive VP, Divisional

                      Keith J. Ebling

                      Executive VP/General Counsel

                      • Express Scripts

                      • One Express Way

                      • St. Louis, MO 63121

                      • USA.Map

                      • Phone: +1 314 996-0900

                      • Fax: -

                      • express-scripts.com

                      Incorporated

                      1986

                      Employees

                      29,975

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