Russell Investments Group Ltd. lowered its position in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) by 7.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 348,805 shares of the company’s stock after selling 28,714 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd.’s holdings in Envision Healthcare Corporation were worth $21,860,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 3,895.0% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 7,197,631 shares of the company’s stock worth $441,359,000 after buying an additional 7,017,467 shares in the last quarter. Janus Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 63.7% in the first quarter. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 2,712,066 shares of the company’s stock worth $167,536,000 after buying an additional 1,055,014 shares in the last quarter. Hexavest Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation during the first quarter worth $41,197,000. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 4.0% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 11,266,818 shares of the company’s stock worth $690,881,000 after buying an additional 433,593 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Point72 Asset Management L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation during the first quarter worth $24,833,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 64.75% of the company’s stock.

Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) traded up 1.77% on Friday, reaching $55.79. The company had a trading volume of 1,908,776 shares. Envision Healthcare Corporation has a 12 month low of $53.12 and a 12 month high of $74.75. The company’s market capitalization is $6.48 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $60.18 and its 200-day moving average price is $61.73.

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A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on EVHC shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating and set a $86.00 price objective on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada lifted their price objective on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from $72.00 to $77.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, June 17th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC set a $75.00 price objective on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, April 21st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Envision Healthcare Corporation presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $71.89.

In other news, insider Robert Jon Coward sold 1,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $60.00, for a total transaction of $90,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 99,363 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $5,961,780. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 3.10% of the company’s stock.

Envision Healthcare Corporation Company Profile

Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc, formerly CDRT Holding Corporation, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, provides physician-led medical services in the United States. It operates in two segments: EmCare Holdings, Inc (EmCare) and American Medical Response, Inc (AMR). Its EmCare segment is a provider of integrated facility-based and post-acute care physician services to healthcare facilities in the United States.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC)

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