eHealth Inc. (NASDAQ:EHTH) went up by 8.01% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $152.19. The company’s stock price has collected 21.14% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/10/20 that eHealth Achieves Its Internal Medicare Sales Agent Hiring Goals and Launches Retention-Focused Compensation Model for Upcoming Annual Enrollment Period
Is It Worth Investing in eHealth Inc. (NASDAQ :EHTH) Right Now?
eHealth Inc. (NASDAQ:EHTH) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 33.70 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for EHTH is at -0.40. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 14 who provided ratings for eHealth Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $133.77. EHTH currently public float of 24.63M and currently shorts hold a 10.92% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of EHTH was 1.17M shares.
EHTH’s Market Performance
EHTH stocks went up by 21.14% for the week, with a monthly jump of 34.19% and a quarterly performance of -17.69%, while its annual performance rate touched 40.25%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.55% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.18% for eHealth Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 16.85% for EHTH stocks with a simple moving average of -17.45% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of EHTH
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EHTH stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for EHTH by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for EHTH in the upcoming period, according to Goldman is $101 based on the research report published on September 25th of the current year 2020.
Citigroup, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EHTH reach a price target of $135. The rating they have provided for EHTH stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on July 14th, 2020.
SVB Leerink gave a rating of “Mkt Perform” to EHTH, setting the target price at $108 in the report published on July 01st of the current year.
EHTH Trading at 15.95% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought EHTH to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -43.93% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.18%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.55%, as shares surge +26.23% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -25.71% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, EHTH rose by +21.14%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -13.19% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $73.91. In addition, eHealth Inc. saw -11.19% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at EHTH starting from Morelock Phillip A, who purchase 950 shares at the price of $78.29 back on Aug 07. After this action, Morelock Phillip A now owns 30,376 shares of eHealth Inc., valued at $74,376 using the latest closing price.
Flanders Scott N, the Chief Executive Officer of eHealth Inc., purchase 32,752 shares at $73.63 during a trade that took place back on Aug 05, which means that Flanders Scott N is holding 703,024 shares at $2,411,382 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for EHTH
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +20.84 for the present operating margin
The net margin for eHealth Inc. stands at +13.21. The total capital return value is set at 24.26, while invested capital returns managed to touch 15.38. Equity return is now at value 12.30, with 9.70 for asset returns.
Based on eHealth Inc. (EHTH), the company’s capital structure generated 6.51 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 6.11. Total debt to assets is 4.63, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 6.51. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 6.11.
When we switch over and look at the enterrpise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.73, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.01. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.77.