Technical Reports on Healthcare Stocks -- Cigna, Molina Healthcare, Universal American, and WellCare Health Plans

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 General News
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NEW YORK, January 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- today has lined up four equities in the Health Care

Plans industry for review: Cigna Corp. (NYSE: CI), Molina Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: MOH), Universal American Corp. (NYSE: UAM), and WellCare Health Plans Inc. (NYSE: WCG). These companies offer health benefit plans, point-of-service plans, traditional indemnity
plans, and other hybrid plans to employers and individuals who require long-term care or specialty benefits. Most of these companies are corporations, and offer below-average dividend yields. Download the free research reports on these stocks today:


Bloomfield, Connecticut headquartered Cigna Corp.'s shares rose 0.84%, finishing Tuesday's trading session at $146.53. A total volume of 1.26 million shares was traded. The stock has advanced 6.90% in the past month, 18.00% over the previous three months, and 9.85% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 6.07% and 11.16%, respectively. Moreover, shares of Cigna, which provides insurance and related products and services in the US and internationally, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 62.26.

On January 04th, 2017, research firm Piper Jaffray initiated an 'Overweight' rating on the Company's stock.

On January 11th, 2017, Scripps and Cigna announced that they have entered into an alliance to offer employers in and around San Diego integrated health care products designed to improve access, quality and affordability while making the health care experience simpler. Effective April 01st, 2017, the companies will jointly offer HMO health plans branded as Scripps Select HMO to employers with at least 100 employees. See our free and comprehensive research report on CI at:

Molina Healthcare  

On Tuesday, shares in Long Beach, California headquartered Molina Healthcare Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.21 million shares, which was above their three months average volume of 1.03 million shares. The stock ended the session 1.55% lower at $56.60. The Company's shares have gained 3.59% in the last one month and 4.31% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 4.11% and 4.03% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Molina Healthcare, which provides Medicaid-related solutions to meet the health care needs of low-income families and individuals; and to assist state agencies in their administration of the Medicaid program, have an RSI of 50.88.

On January 04th, 2017, research firm Piper Jaffray initiated an 'Overweight' rating on the Company's stock.

On January 23rd, 2017, Molina Healthcare announced that it will report its earnings for Q4 2016 and 2016, after the market closes on February 15th, 2017. The Company's management will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the earnings release at 5:00 p.m. ET on the same day. MOH free research report PDF is just a click away at:

Universal American  

Shares in White Plains, New York headquartered Universal American Corp. closed at $9.97, up 0.20% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 102,044 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 0.50% in the last one month, 29.15% over the previous three months, and 0.20% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 2.11% above its 50-day moving average and 22.64% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Universal American, which together with its subsidiaries, provides health insurance and managed care products and services to Medicare and Medicaid customers in the US, have an RSI of 54.20.

On January 04th, 2017, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. and Universal American announced the early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) for WellCare's proposed acquisition of Universal American. Termination of the HSR Act waiting period satisfies one of the conditions to the closing of the transaction. The transaction, which is expected to close in Q2 2017, remains subject to other closing conditions.

On January 04th, 2017, research firm Piper Jaffray initiated a 'Neutral' rating on the Company's stock. Sign up for your complimentary report on UAM at:

WellCare Health Plans  

At the closing bell yesterday, shares in Tampa, Florida headquartered WellCare Health Plans Inc. ended 0.21% lower at $144.57 with a total trading volume of 317,930 shares. The stock has advanced 4.92% in the last one month, 22.44% in the previous three months, and 5.46% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.77% and 25.89%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of WellCare Health Plans, which provides managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs, have an RSI of 64.01.

On January 04th, 2017, research firm Piper Jaffray initiated an 'Overweight' rating on the Company's stock.

On January 12th, 2017, WellCare of Georgia, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, announced that it has promoted Marla Purvis to COO. Register for free on and download the latest research report on WCG at:


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