Stock To Watch: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)


The leading market experts have placed a mean price target of $82.09 on Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) stock. This price level, which is estimated to be attained in one-year, indicates the mean of stock opinions given by the companies included in the First Call survey. The renowned research firms have predicted earnings of $1.85 a share for the upcoming quarter and $6.38 for the current fiscal.

Technical View

The technical analysis of Express Scripts Holding Company plainly substantiates that the 50-day moving average of Express Scripts Holding Company is $76.61, and stock is trading $-4.39 points away or -5.73% from its 50-day moving average of $76.61. Further it is trading $-1.31 or -1.78% away its 200-day moving average of $73.53. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) 52-week high is $89.20 and the 52-week low is $65.55.

This explains if the stock moves $-16.98, it will post a 52-week high. In event of +10.18% decline, a 52-week low will be hit.

Taking the valuation aspect to emphasize the valuation of Express Scripts Holding Company, shareholders can apply financial tool known as price-to-earnings ratio. This financial ratio assesses stock’s valuation by considering the relative expense of the stock. Following this ratio, Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) ratio came in at 17.85.

The stock last ended the trading session at $72.22 and registered a market cap of $45.51B. To appraise firm’s growth, the shareholders take help of the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio. When a stock has a higher PEG ratio, it is suggestive of lower stock appreciation in approaching sessions. A stock comes in the group of undervalued stocks when its PEG ratio falls in between 0 and 1. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) PEG ratio is at 0.76.

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