eHealth (EHTH) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.14

Headlines about eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. eHealth earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.8369429845125 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the company. Wells Fargo & Company boosted their target price on eHealth from $18.00 to $24.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Cantor Fitzgerald boosted their target price on eHealth from $21.00 to $27.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. TheStreet upgraded eHealth from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. BidaskClub upgraded eHealth from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, Jefferies Group boosted their target price on eHealth from $20.00 to $23.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $23.17.

Shares of eHealth (EHTH) opened at $23.08 on Monday. eHealth has a 52-week low of $9.96 and a 52-week high of $28.59.

eHealth (NASDAQ:EHTH) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The financial services provider reported ($0.98) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.73) by ($0.25). eHealth had a negative net margin of 11.94% and a negative return on equity of 21.88%. The company had revenue of $26.62 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $25.55 million. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.23) earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 17.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that eHealth will post -1.6 EPS for the current year.

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eHealth Company Profile

eHealth, Inc provides a private online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses. The Company is the parent company of eHealthInsurance, a private health insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses can compare health insurance products from various insurers side-by-side, and purchase and enroll in coverage online through its Websites (www.eHealth.com, www.eHealthInsurance.com, www.eHealthMedicare.com, www.Medicare.com and www.PlanPrescriber.com) or telephonically through its customer care centers.

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