Analysts See $0.42 EPS for First Horizon National (FHN); Psagot Investment House LTD Raised Centene Del (CNC) Stake

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Psagot Investment House Ltd increased Centene Corp Del (CNC) stake by 2003.95% reported in 2019Q3 SEC filing. Psagot Investment House Ltd acquired 129,014 shares as Centene Corp Del (CNC)’s stock rose 31.91%. The Psagot Investment House Ltd holds 135,452 shares with $5.86M value, up from 6,438 last quarter. Centene Corp Del now has $26.70 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.14% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $64.52. About 3.15 million shares traded. Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) has declined 9.95% since January 16, 2019 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.95% the S&P500. Some Historical CNC News: 09/05/2018 – CENTENE CORP – NOTES PRICED AT 100% OF PRINCIPAL AMOUNT THEREOF, WHICH WILL RESULT IN AGGREGATE GROSS PROCEEDS OF $1.8 BLN; 24/04/2018 – Centene Raises 2018 View To Adj EPS $6.95-Adj EPS $7.35; 25/05/2018 – CENTENE’S WASHINGTON UNIT SELECTED FOR MEDICAID CONTRACT; 24/04/2018 – CENTENE SEES FIDELIS DEAL COMPLETED NO LATER THAN JULY 1; 16/05/2018 – Centene Presenting at Barclays Conference May 22; 13/03/2018 – CENTENE CORP – AS PART OF INITIAL TRANSACTION, CENTENE HAS CERTAIN RIGHTS TO EXPAND ITS EQUITY INVESTMENT IN FUTURE; 23/03/2018 – FTC: 20180865: Centene Corporation; MHM Services, Inc; 18/05/2018 – CENTENE – CONTRACT WILL BE ADMINISTERED BY COUNTY’S DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND IS EXPECTED TO COMMENCE JULY 1, 2018; 30/04/2018 – Centene To Sell $2.6B in Shrs of Common Stk; 23/04/2018 – Centene Receives Regulatory Approval for the Fidelis Care Transaction From NY Department of Health and NY Department of Fincl Services

Analysts expect First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) to report $0.42 EPS on January, 17 before the open.They anticipate $0.07 EPS change or 20.00% from last quarter’s $0.35 EPS. FHN’s profit would be $130.70 million giving it 9.63 P/E if the $0.42 EPS is correct. After having $0.43 EPS previously, First Horizon National Corporation’s analysts see -2.33% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.28% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $16.18. About 5.25 million shares traded or 42.79% up from the average. First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) has risen 3.89% since January 16, 2019 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.89% the S&P500. Some Historical FHN News: 13/04/2018 – First Horizon delivers strong first quarter performance; 20/04/2018 – Cramer also sits down with the CEOs of First Horizon National and Waste Management; 13/04/2018 – FIRST HORIZON NATIONAL CORP – QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME $301.2 MLN VS $189.7 MLN LAST YEAR; 24/04/2018 – First Horizon Declares Quarterly Dividends; 13/04/2018 – FIRST HORIZON NATIONAL CORP – QTRLY TOTAL REV $437.2 MLN VS $306.6 MLN LAST YEAR; 05/04/2018 – FIRST HORIZON NATIONAL CORP FHN.N : WELLS FARGO RAISES TO OUTPERFORM FROM MARKET PERFORM; 13/04/2018 – First Horizon 1Q EPS 27c; 02/05/2018 – Forbes names First Horizon one of nation’s best employers; 13/04/2018 – First Horizon 1Q-End Non-Performing Assets $172.7M; 13/04/2018 – First Horizon 1Q Net $90.6M

Psagot Investment House Ltd decreased Consumer Di(Xly (XLY) stake by 14,090 shares to 210,365 valued at $25.39M in 2019Q3. It also reduced Ishares Bio(Ibb (IBB) stake by 4,300 shares and now owns 5,200 shares. Ishares( Aaxj (AAXJ) was reduced too.

Since July 26, 2019, it had 1 buy, and 0 insider sales for $151,022 activity. BLUME JESSICA L. also bought $151,022 worth of Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) shares.

More notable recent Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Why Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) Could Be Worth Watching – Yahoo Finance” on December 31, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes – Yahoo Finance” published on January 14, 2020, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “All 4 of Analysts’ Favorite Stocks Fell Last Year – Yahoo Finance” on January 13, 2020. More interesting news about Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Healthcare upgrades/downgrades ahead of JPM20 – Seeking Alpha” published on January 07, 2020 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Hedge Fund Consensus Stocks vs. Centene Corp (CNC) In 2019 – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: December 27, 2019.

Among 7 analysts covering Centene (NYSE:CNC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Centene has $80 highest and $5700 lowest target. $70.29’s average target is 8.94% above currents $64.52 stock price. Centene had 15 analyst reports since August 23, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Friday, August 23 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Overweight”. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Monday, November 18 with “Buy”. As per Friday, November 22, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley maintained Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) rating on Thursday, September 26. Morgan Stanley has “Overweight” rating and $6200 target. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and $6000 target in Wednesday, October 23 report. Credit Suisse maintained Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) rating on Wednesday, October 23. Credit Suisse has “Neutral” rating and $5700 target. Wolfe Research upgraded Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) on Monday, January 6 to “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 8 by Credit Suisse. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $7000 target in Monday, December 16 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q3 2019. Its down 0.20, from 1.04 in 2019Q2. It dived, as 77 investors sold CNC shares while 199 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 167 raised stakes. 390.30 million shares or 1.86% more from 383.18 million shares in 2019Q2 were reported. Natl Pension accumulated 572,754 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Bartlett & Com Llc stated it has 0% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Td Asset Mgmt has 2.34 million shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. Amp Limited owns 156,456 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Carnegie Capital Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). New York-based Alliancebernstein LP has invested 0.02% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Norinchukin Retail Bank The reported 59,777 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Systems holds 26,504 shares. Allstate invested 0.05% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). First Quadrant Ltd Partnership Ca reported 21,505 shares stake. Jane Street Gru Lc reported 0% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Citadel Advsr Limited Liability reported 0.03% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Sequoia Financial Lc owns 0.26% invested in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) for 83,386 shares. Holderness Invests owns 0.1% invested in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) for 5,000 shares. Cap Glob Investors owns 8.81M shares.

Among 4 analysts covering First Horizon National (NYSE:FHN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. First Horizon National has $2000 highest and $1800 lowest target. $19’s average target is 17.43% above currents $16.18 stock price. First Horizon National had 11 analyst reports since August 5, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $1900 target in Monday, August 5 report. Raymond James upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, August 29 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, October 2. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Tuesday, November 5.

More notable recent First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Read This Before You Buy First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) Because Of Its P/E Ratio – Yahoo Finance” on January 06, 2020, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Hedge Fund Consensus Stocks vs. First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) In 2019 – Yahoo Finance” published on December 26, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “First Horizon National Corp. to Announce Financial Results and Host Conference Call on January 17 – GlobeNewswire” on January 07, 2020. More interesting news about First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Is It Time To Consider Buying First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN)? – Yahoo Finance” published on October 30, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “First Horizon National Corporation’s (NYSE:FHN) 3.5% Dividend Yield Looks Pretty Interesting – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: December 03, 2019.

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