WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG)

312.16
NYSE : Health Services
Prev Close 301.80
Day Low/High 301.00 / 314.43
52 Wk Low/High 220.63 / 306.12
Avg Volume 546.80K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 50.33M
Market Cap 15.19B
EPS 9.40
P/E Ratio 24.50
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Trade-Ideas: WellCare Health Plans (WCG) Is Today's "Water-Logged And Getting Wetter" Stock

Trade-Ideas: WellCare Health Plans (WCG) Is Today's "Water-Logged And Getting Wetter" Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified WellCare Health Plans (WCG) as a "water-logged and getting wetter" (weak stocks crossing below support with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Barbarian At The Gate: WellCare Health Plans (WCG)

Barbarian At The Gate: WellCare Health Plans (WCG)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified WellCare Health Plans (WCG) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Health Care Stocks Are Soaring; Here's How to Invest in Them

Health Care Stocks Are Soaring; Here's How to Invest in Them

Aetna, CNO Financial, Humana, UnitedHealth and WellPoint are setting new highs as investors expect increased earnings as Obamacare gains traction.

Will This Upgrade Help Wellcare (WCG) Today?

Will This Upgrade Help Wellcare (WCG) Today?

Leerink upgraded Wellcare (WCG) to "outperform" from "market perform" and set a $74 target price. The firm cited valuation and noted the company has multiple potential catalysts.

WellCare Health Plans Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Cliffs Natural Resources

WellCare Health Plans Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Cliffs Natural Resources

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component WellCare Health Plans Inc was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc. , according to The Online Investor.

Why Credit Suisse Upgraded WellCare Health (WCG)

Why Credit Suisse Upgraded WellCare Health (WCG)

Credit Suisse upgraded WellCare Health Plans (WCG) to "outperform" from "neutral" with a $70 price target, noting the stock has underperformed and appears poised to rebound.

5 Health Services Stocks Dragging The Industry Down

5 Health Services Stocks Dragging The Industry Down

TheStreet highlights 5 stocks pushing the health services industry lower today.

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Services Laggard

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Services Laggard

WellCare Health Plans was a leading decliner within the health services industry, falling $1.16 (-1.8%) to $62.22 on heavy volume

11 Earnings Preview: CBS, Cheesecake Factory, Cisco, Deere

11 Earnings Preview: CBS, Cheesecake Factory, Cisco, Deere

Today's earnings profiles include Applied Materials, Met Life, Netease, Nvidia, Valspar, Wellcare Health and Whole Foods Market.

WellCare Health Plans Inc Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for WCG

WellCare Health Plans Inc Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for WCG

In trading on Monday, shares of WellCare Health Plans Inc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $64.02, changing hands as low as $63.84 per share. WellCare Health Plans Inc shares are currently trading off about 1.6% on the day.

WellCare Health Plans (WCG) Marked As A Barbarian At The Gate

WellCare Health Plans (WCG) Marked As A Barbarian At The Gate

Trade-Ideas LLC identified WellCare Health Plans (WCG) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Short Interest Decreases By 25.6% For WCG

Short Interest Decreases By 25.6% For WCG

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 12/13/2013 settlement date, which shows a 530,060 share decrease in total short interest for WellCare Health Plans Inc , to 1,538,505, a decrease of 25.62% since 11/29/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Insider Trading Alert - WCG, TRS, RDN, THC And IVZ Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WCG, TRS, RDN, THC And IVZ Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WCG, TRS, RDN, THC and IVZ

Lagging Obamacare Sign-Up Is a Giant Pain for HMOs

Lagging Obamacare Sign-Up Is a Giant Pain for HMOs

Aetna, Humana, Wellpoint ride volatile waves of ACA registration glitches, uncertainty.

WellCare Health Plans Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing JDS Uniphase

WellCare Health Plans Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing JDS Uniphase

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component WellCare Health Plans Inc was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example JDS Uniphase Corp , according to The Online Investor. Market capitalization is an important data point for investors to keep an eye on, for various reasons.

Volatile Trading Follows Apple and Facebook Earnings

Volatile Trading Follows Apple and Facebook Earnings

Today's earnings scorecard covers 18 companies that reported quarterly results last week.

First Week Of WCG June 2014 Options Trading

First Week Of WCG June 2014 Options Trading

Investors in WellCare Health Plans Inc saw new options become available this week, for the June 2014 expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 232 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Chevron, Exxon and MasterCard Headline Earnings

Chevron, Exxon and MasterCard Headline Earnings

Earnings preview for Mohawk Industries, Newmont Mining, Standard & Pacific, WellCare reporting this week.

Aetna, Humana, Other HMOs Slip on Web Site Glitches

Aetna, Humana, Other HMOs Slip on Web Site Glitches

HMOs were performing well in anticipation of potential business mandated by the Affordable Care Act. But Web site glitches have limited early signups.

Short Interest In WellCare Health Plans Decreases By 25%

Short Interest In WellCare Health Plans Decreases By 25%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 09/30/2013 settlement date, which shows a 637,800 share decrease in total short interest for WellCare Health Plans Inc , to 1,902,344, a decrease of 25.11% since 09/13/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Consider Two Potential Winners of Obamacare

Consider Two Potential Winners of Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act has already brought health care investors some big profit. Now consider these two insurance companies.

Health Care Stocks Shift Sideways as Obamacare Registration Begins

Health Care Stocks Shift Sideways as Obamacare Registration Begins

Aetna, Centene, Health Net, Humana, United Health, WellCare and Wellpoint posted gains of 28% to 77% over the past 12 months.

Health Insurers May Not Love Obamacare for Long

Health Insurers May Not Love Obamacare for Long

Insurance companies will no longer have to compete on price based on coverage limits.

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Services Winner

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Services Winner

WellCare Health Plans was a winner within the health services industry, rising $4.17 (6.2%) to $70.96 on heavy volume

Short Interest Increases 16.7% For WCG

Short Interest Increases 16.7% For WCG

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 08/30/2013 settlement date, which shows a 378,971 share increase in total short interest for WellCare Health Plans Inc , to 2,643,106, an increase of 16.74% since 08/15/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Care Winner

WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG): Today's Featured Health Care Winner

WellCare Health Plans was a winner within the health care sector, rising $1.34 (2.0%) to $67.06 on average volume

AOL and Time Warner Beat, First Solar Goes to the Woodshed

AOL and Time Warner Beat, First Solar Goes to the Woodshed

Disney, Marathon Oil, Nuance and Wellcare top view.

3 Health Services Stocks Pushing Industry Growth

3 Health Services Stocks Pushing Industry Growth

TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the health services industry higher today.

AOL, Time Warner, Disney and First Solar Earnings Preview

AOL, Time Warner, Disney and First Solar Earnings Preview

Wellcare, Marathon Oil and Nuance reporting after-hours Tuesday and premarket Wednesday.

Obamacare Delay Is Good for Health Stocks

Obamacare Delay Is Good for Health Stocks

Extra time allows businesses and providers to better manage Obamacare costs.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B+ (Buy)