Catalyst Health Solutions ( CHSI) pushed the Financial sector higher today making it today's featured financial winner. The sector as a whole was unchanged today. By the end of trading, Catalyst Health Solutions rose $1.29 (1.5%) to $87.63 on average volume. Throughout the day, 718,956 shares of Catalyst Health Solutions exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 783,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $86.03-$87.63 after having opened the day at $86.57 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $86.34. Other companies within the Financial sector that increased today were: Atlantic Coast Financial ( ACFC), up 17.8%, BCSB Bankcorp ( BCSB), up 16.3%, Colony Bankcorp ( CBAN), up 14.7%, and Paulson Capital ( PLCC), up 13.7%. Catalyst Health Solutions, Inc. operates as a full-service pharmacy benefit management company primarily under the Catalyst Rx name in the United States. Catalyst Health Solutions has a market cap of $4.39 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 65.3, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 64.7 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 66% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are eight analysts that rate Catalyst Health Solutions a buy, one analyst rates it a sell, and seven rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Catalyst Health Solutions as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income.
Catalyst Health Solutions (Nasdaq:CHSI) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $96.59, above its previous 52-week high of $96.41 with 178,069 shares traded as of 10:55 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 862,700 shares over the past 30 days.
Catalyst Health Solutions (Nasdaq:CHSI) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $92.63, above its previous 52-week high of $92.62 with 358,408 shares traded as of 1:30 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 833,500 shares over the past 30 days.