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118.87
-1.56
-1.30%
After Hours :
119.23
+0.36
+0.31%

Open

120.48

Previous Close

120.43

Volume (Avg)

1.90M (1.86M)

Day's Range

118.83-120.64

52Wk Range

81.84-124.58

Market Cap.

32.60B

Dividend Rate (Yield )

1.75 (1.42%)

Beta

0.63

Shares Outstanding

272.41M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

14.77 (7.55)

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

    • 71.02B

    • Net Income

    • 2.49B

    • Market Cap.

    • 32.60B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 3.10

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • 1.47

    • Beta

    • 0.63

    • Forward P/E

    • 12.87

    • Price/Sales

    • 0.49

    • Price/Book Value

    • 1.34

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 8.34

      • EBITDA

      • 5.35B

      • Return on Capital %

      • 3.67

      • Return on Equity %

      • 9.15

      • Return on Assets %

      • 3.67

      • Book Value/Share

      • 88.89

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 272.41M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • 0.44 (9/8/2014)

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • 7/29/2014

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

        • 121.40

        • Credit Rating

        • BBB+

        • Analysts

        • 6

        • EPS Estimate

        • 9.26

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 11.54

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 4.40

          • 5.70

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • -0.80

          • 6.82

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -8.50

          • -2.80

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 3.00

          • 106.36

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 1.10

          • 13.08

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • 12.93

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • -

            • 19.62

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 5.19

            • 5.74

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 3.10

            • 3.50

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • -

            • 18.10

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 7.40

            • 6.65

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 4.90

            • 267.31B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.58

              • 0.49

              • Current Ratio

              • -

              • 0.74

              • Quick Ratio

              • -

              • 0.57

              • Interest Coverage

              • -

              • 11.86

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 2.56

              • 2.78

              • Book Value/Share

              • 88.89

              • 37.88

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 14.43

                • 18.25

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 15.47

                • 97.12

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 5.54

                • 40.14

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 0.48

                • 0.57

                • Price/Book Value

                • 1.31

                • 2.17

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 8.34

                • 10.83

                • 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

                    • 20.18

                    • Dividend Date

                    • 7/29/2014

                    • Ex-Dividend Date

                    • 9/8/2014

                    • Last Split Factor

                      new per old

                    • -

                    • Last Split Date

                    • -

                    • Key Metrics

                    • Company

                    • Industry

                      • Return on Equity %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 9.15

                        (13.00)

                      • 13.59

                        (16.83)

                      • Return on Assets %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 3.67

                        (5.90)

                      • 5.00

                        (6.20)

                      • Return on Capital %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 6.65

                        (10.00)

                      • 8.73

                        (11.09)

                      • Income/Employee

                      • 46.40k

                      • 40.30k

                      • Inventory Turnover

                      • -

                      • 54.35

                      • Asset Turnover

                      • 1.18

                      • 1.43

                      Current Historical
                      Financials
                      • Income Statement
                      • Balance Sheet
                      • Cash Flow
                      Operating Income
                      3.84B
                      Operating Margin
                      5.41
                      Total Equity
                      -
                      Retained Earnings
                      -
                      Free Cashflow
                      -
                      Price/Cashflow
                      8.34
                      Ownership

                      Institutional Ownership

                      96.74%

                      Top 10 Institutions

                      28.26%

                      Mutual Fund Ownership

                      48.13%

                      Float

                      99.90%

                      5% / Insider Ownership

                      1.59%

                      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

                      • Vanguard Windsor™ II Fund

                      •  

                        9,316,907

                      • -8.51

                      • 3.39

                      • Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx

                      •  

                        4,527,157

                      • -0.35

                      • 1.65

                      • Vanguard Health Care Fund

                      •  

                        3,675,200

                      • 0.00

                      • 1.34

                      • Vanguard Five Hundred Index Fund

                      •  

                        2,847,155

                      • -1.71

                      • 1.04

                      • Vanguard Institutional Index Fund

                      •  

                        2,778,241

                      • -2.99

                      • 1.01

                      • Fidelity® Ser Intrinsic Opportunities Fd

                      •  

                        2,750,000

                      • 0.00

                      • 1.00

                      • First Eagle Global Fund

                      •  

                        2,705,943

                      • -10.30

                      • 0.99

                      • SPDR® S&P 500 ETF

                      •  

                        2,675,661

                      • -2.11

                      • 0.95

                      • Fidelity® Low-Priced Stock Fund

                      •  

                        2,184,300

                      • -0.43

                      • 0.80

                      • Fidelity® Contrafund® Fund

                      •  

                        2,019,200

                      • 0.00

                      • 0.74

                      • Institution Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                      •  

                        14,090,948

                      • +0.85%

                      • 5.13

                      • State Street Corp

                      •  

                        11,953,955

                      • -0.77%

                      • 4.36

                      • Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss LLC.

                      •  

                        11,768,016

                      • -10.93%

                      • 4.29

                      • Fidelity Management and Research Company

                      •  

                        9,752,400

                      • +14.66%

                      • 3.55

                      • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                      •  

                        8,728,350

                      • -1.08%

                      • 3.18

                      • Invesco Advisers, Inc

                      •  

                        5,942,002

                      • +0.09%

                      • 2.16

                      • Arnhold & S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC

                      •  

                        5,333,016

                      • +0.47%

                      • 1.94

                      • Baillie Gifford & Co Limited.

                      •  

                        5,211,915

                      • +72.15%

                      • 1.90

                      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin

                      •  

                        4,861,906

                      • 0.00%

                      • 0.00

                      • LSV Asset Management

                      •  

                        4,811,043

                      • +1.01%

                      • 1.75

                      Company Profile

                      Sector

                      Healthcare

                      Industry

                      Healthcare Plans

                      Type

                      Slow Growth

                      Style

                      Large Core

                      WellPoint Inc is an Indiana corporation incorporated on July 17, 2001. WellPoint is a health benefits company in terms of commercial membership in the United States, 35.7 million medical members. The Company offers a spectrum of netw...moreork-based managed care plans to the large and small employer, individual, Medicaid and senior markets. Its managed care plans include preferred provider organizations, or PPOs; health maintenance organizations, or HMOs; point-of-service plans, or POS plans; traditional indemnity plans and other hybrid plans, including consumer-driven health plans, or CDHPs; and hospital only and limited benefit products. In addition, The Company provides a managed care services to self-funded customers, including claims processing, underwriting, stop loss insurance, actuarial services, p...morerovider network access, medical cost management, disease management, wellness programs and other administrative services. It also provides various specialty products and services including life and disability insurance benefits, dental, vision, behavioral health benefit services, radiology benefit management, analytics-driven personal health care guidance and long-term care insurance. Finally, the Company provides services to the Federal Government in connection with the Federal Employee Program, or FEP, and various Medicare programs. The Company is licensed to conduct insurance operations in all 50 states through its subsidiaries. The Company manages its operations through three reportable segments namely Commercial; Consumer; and Other. Commercial and Consumer segments both offer a mix of managed care products, including PPOs, HMOs, traditional indemnity benefits and POS plans, as well as a variety of hybrid benefit plans, including CDHPs, hospital only and limited benefit products. Commercial segment includes Local Group (National Accounts and certain other ancillary business operations (dental, vision, life and disability and workers’ compensation). Business units in the Commercial segment offer fully-insured products and provide an array of managed care services to self-funded customers, including claims processing, underwriting, stop loss insurance, actuarial services, provider network access, medical cost management, disease management, wellness programs and other administrative services. Consumer segment includes senior, State-Sponsored and Individual business. Senior business includes services such as Medicare Advantage (including private fee-for-service plans and special needs plans), Medicare Part D, and Medicare Supplement, while State-Sponsored business includes its managed care alternatives for Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance Plan programs. Individual business includes individual customers under age 65 and their covered dependents. Products for National Accounts and Local Group customers with a larger employee base are generally sold through independent brokers or consultants retained by the customer and working with industry specialists from its in-house sales force. The managed care industry is highly competitive, both nationally and in its regional markets. The Company competes with other health benefits plans for the contracts with hospitals, physicians and other providers. The Company’s operations are subject to state, federal and international regulation throughout the jurisdictions in which it does business.lessless

                      Key People

                      Joseph Swedish

                      CEO/Director/President

                      George A. Schaefer,Jr

                      Chairman of the Board/Director

                      Wayne S. Deveydt

                      CFO/Executive VP

                      Samuel R. Nussbaum,M.D.

                      Chief Medical Officer/Executive VP, Divisional

                      Thomas C. Zielinski

                      Executive VP/General Counsel

                      • WellPoint Inc

                      • 120 Monument Circle

                      • Indianapolis, IN 46204

                      • USA.Map

                      • Phone: +1 317 488-6000

                      • Fax: -

                      • wellpoint.com

                      Incorporated

                      2001

                      Employees

                      48,200

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