Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. lowered its position in Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) by 24.6% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 7,229 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,354 shares during the period. Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc.’s holdings in Envision Healthcare Corporation were worth $453,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in EVHC. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 0.3% in the second quarter. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC now owns 7,086 shares of the company’s stock worth $444,000 after buying an additional 18 shares during the period. ING Groep NV boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 0.3% in the second quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 6,022 shares of the company’s stock worth $377,000 after buying an additional 21 shares during the period. Arizona State Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 0.3% in the first quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 29,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,784,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the period. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 1.4% in the second quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 7,300 shares of the company’s stock worth $457,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the period. Finally, Nordea Investment Management AB boosted its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 3.7% in the first quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 3,341 shares of the company’s stock worth $205,000 after buying an additional 120 shares during the period. 64.75% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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A number of analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Mizuho decreased their price target on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from $70.00 to $60.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd. Jefferies Group LLC set a $75.00 price objective on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, April 21st. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 price objective on shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. Finally, BidaskClub lowered shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $71.89.

In related news, insider Robert Jon Coward sold 1,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $62.69, for a total value of $94,035.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 97,863 shares in the company, valued at approximately $6,135,031.47. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 3.10% of the company’s stock.

About Envision Healthcare Corporation

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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