The average EPS estimate for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) for the three months ending 2016-12-31 is given as $1.42.
You find that 7 days ago, the average EPS estimate on the stock was $1.42, while for the 30 days ago the average EPS estimate stood at $1.42.
If you look back further, you see that the average EPS estimate for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) 60 days ago was given as 1.42, while EPS estimate 90 days ago was quoted at $1.42.
The change in the stock’s EPS estimate over the last 7 days works out to 0%.
EPS estimate revisions
Over the last 7 days, EPS estimates for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) have been revised up 0 times. In the same period, the EPS estimate has been revised down 0 times.
In the last 30 days, the stock has had its EPS estimate revised up 1 and it has been revised up 0 times over the last 60 days.
Up revisions in the last 90 days are 0 and up revisions in the last 120 days are 0.
But for the last 18 days, the company has seen its EPS revised up 1 times, offset by 9 down revisions in the same period.
The down revisions of EPS in last 30, 60, 90 and 120 days were 9, 10, 10 and 10.
What About EPS Surprises
Analysts predicted EPS of $1.42 for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) for the period ended 2. But the company ended up posting actual EPS of $3.33 on 2016-07-27. The EPS estimate cited was worked out based on 12 estimates that analysts had issued on the stock.
Therefore, Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) posted EPS surprise of $0.09 per share in dollar terms, which works out to 2.78%. The standard deviation of the actual EPS reported by the company and the average EPS estimate immediately before the earnings were released works out to $0.03.
Quarterly Sales Estimates
For the fiscal year 2017, the mean and median annual sales estimates for the company are given as $21857.042 and $21670.1. The estimates are based on the projections of 4 analysts.
So far, the highest annual sales estimate for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) stands at$22517.45. That compares with the lowest annual sales estimate of $21570.52. Calculating the standard deviation of the extreme annual sales estimates leads you to 443.791%.
Annual sales estimate adjustments
In the last 7 days, 4 analysts have raised their annual sales estimates for the company. But over the same period, 4 analysts have trimmed their annual sales estimates.
With that, you find that the percentage change in mean annual sales estimate in the last 7 days works out to 0%.
Over the last one month, though, 4 analysts moved to raise their sales estimates for Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM). That compares with 4 analysts who cut their sales estimate for the company in the same period. That leads you to 1.114% as the mean sales estimate change over the last one month.
If you look back further, you see that over the last three months, 4 analysts have moved raise their sales estimates Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM). That offset by 4 analysts who in the same period lowered their sales estimates for the stock. That works out to percentage change in mean sales estimate of 1.114% over a period of three months.
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