Shares of Healthways (Nasdaq:HWAY) were gapping down Tuesday morning with an open price 43.4% lower than Monday's closing price. The stock closed at $11.17 yesterday and opened today's trading at $6.32.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Healthways (Nasdaq: HWAY) were gapping down Tuesday morning with an open price 43.4% lower than Monday's closing price. The stock closed at $11.17 Monday and opened today's trading at $6.32. The average volume for Healthways has been 232,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Healthways has a market cap of $358.6 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 0.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Healthways, Inc. provides specialized, comprehensive solutions to assist people to maintain and improve their health and well-being. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2, equal to the average health services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. TheStreet Ratings rates Healthways as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Healthways Ratings Report. Get more investment ideas from our investment research center. Interested in other stocks that are gapping down? Get free SMS text alerts sent to you when the action happens by texting DOWN to 95370 or select from multiple alert options.