WellCare (WCG) Shares Sold by Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL

60 funds opened positions while 89 raised stakes. Bridger Management Llc owns 230,159 shares or 3.06% of their USA portfolio. Koch Incorporated holds 2,913 shares. Gam Hldg Ag has 16,200 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Wellcare Health Plans Inc now has $9.73 billion valuation. Ajo Limited Partnership reported 30,822 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Capital Global accumulated 1.82M shares. 7,354 were reported by Boston Advisors Ltd. Sio Mgmt Ltd holds 2.63% or 23,200 shares. After $2.47 actual EPS reported by WellCare Health Plans, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 21.46 % EPS growth. (NYSE:WCG). The Massachusetts-based Numeric Limited Co has invested 0.33% in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Two Sigma Advisers LP now owns 122,881 shares of the company's stock valued at $24,713,000 after acquiring an additional 29,225 shares during the period.

ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT) closed up +0.44 points or 1.25% at $35.72 with 2.76 mln shares exchanging hands. The stock has a market cap of $9.73 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.65, a PEG ratio of 1.50 and a beta of 0.89. WellCare has a 52 week low of $214.10 and a 52 week high of $218.25. About 100,232 shares traded. Jefferies maintained WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) has risen 36.99% since May 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.44% the S&P500. Finally, Bridger Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of WellCare in the 4th quarter valued at $46,287,000. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in shares of WellCare by 0.6% in the 4th quarter. Given BioTelemetry's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe BioTelemetry is more favorable than WellCare. GasLog had 38 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. They expect $3.00 earnings per share, up 19.05 % or $0.48 from last year's $2.52 per share. WCG's profit will be $134.26M for 18.01 P/E if the $3.00 EPS becomes a reality. WellCare had a net margin of 2.31% and a return on equity of 17.99%.

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Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. More interesting news about WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: "Market Trends Toward New Normal in WellCare Health Plans, Carrols Restaurant Group, Western Asset Mortgage ..." on April 23, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "WellCare Health Plans (WCG) Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript" published on May 01, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: "Aetna (AET) Trump Proposal Unlikely To Impact Managed Care - Cantor Fitzgerald" on May 14, 2018.

Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $236.69 on the shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Therefore 50% are positive. Morgan Stanley maintained WellCare Health Plans, Inc.

Shares of WCG stock traded up $2.68 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $217.45. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, May 2. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, February 6 report. Bank of America raised shares of WellCare from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $215.00 target price on the stock in a report on Friday, March 16th. Moreover, Wells Fargo And Mn has 0.01% invested in WellCare Health Plans, Inc. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Thursday, November 5.

WellCare (NYSE:WCG) has been given an average recommendation of "Buy" by the seventeen ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Cowen reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a $250.00 price target on shares of WellCare in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. Finally, Morgan Stanley boosted their price objective on shares of WellCare from $220.00 to $228.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. Jefferies maintained the shares of WCG in report on Friday, January 12 with "Hold" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, September 4 by ABN Amro.

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