The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for eHealth Inc. (EHTH) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.06, or -1.36%, to $4.36. The eHealth Inc. has recorded 27,906 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that eHealth’s AEP Snapshot Report Highlights Average Costs and Plan Selection Trends During Medicare’s Annual Enrollment Period.
eHealth Inc. is listed on the NASDAQ as a member of the Financial sector and is a part of the Insurance Brokers industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $4.42 and fluctuated between $4.7590 as its day high and $3.9300 as its day low. The current market capitalization of eHealth Inc. is $125.62M. A total of 4.89 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 835.45K shares.
Additionally, investors take into account insider trades when predicting how a stock will perform. During the recent three months, EHTH has seen 0 BUY and 4 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 19,538 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 15 BUYs and 15 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 723,438 shares during that period but sold 48,704.
In the most recent transaction, SOISTMAN FRANCIS S JR bought 80,000 shares of EHTH for 3.08 per share on Nov 22. After the transaction, the Chief Executive Officer now owns 428,515 company shares. In a previous transaction on Nov 17, WOLF DALE B sold 5,000 shares at 3.24 per share. EHTH shares that Director owns now total 52,353.
Among the insiders who bought shares, WOLF DALE B acquired of 10,000 shares on Mar 14 at a per-share price of $9.99. This resulted in the Director holding 35,000 shares of EHTH after the transaction. In another insider transaction, WOLF DALE B bought 10,000 shares at $10.56 per share on Mar 11. Company shares held by the Director now total 25,000.
Though price targets are rarely accurate, they can exert some influence from time to time and were often accepted as valuable by the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for EHTH in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $7.17 with high estimates of $16.00 and low estimates of $4.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, EHTH has a high of $27.89 and a low of $2.67.
As of this writing, EHTH has an earnings estimate of -$1.45 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 7 estimates, with a high estimate of -$1.27 per share and a lower estimate of -$1.73. The company reported an EPS of -$0.91 in the last quarter, which was 23.50% higher than expectations of -$1.19.
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A balance sheet is a report that shows the company’s assets and liabilities. In addition, it shows how much equity investors have invested in the company. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information.
It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 7 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for EHTH is Overweight with a score of 3.00. A total of 1 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 6 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.