Healthways, Inc. (NASDAQ:TVTY) Director Conan Laughlin sold 490,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.34, for a total transaction of $16,826,600.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Conan Laughlin also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, November 15th, Conan Laughlin sold 115,087 shares of Healthways stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.87, for a total transaction of $3,897,996.69.
  • On Monday, November 6th, Conan Laughlin sold 120,000 shares of Healthways stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.52, for a total transaction of $5,702,400.00.

Healthways, Inc. (TVTY) traded up $0.05 during trading on Friday, hitting $34.75. 804,429 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 889,629. Healthways, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $20.60 and a fifty-two week high of $48.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,380.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.58, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.91 and a beta of 0.27. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a current ratio of 0.60 and a quick ratio of 0.60.

Healthways (NASDAQ:TVTY) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The company reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.10. Healthways had a net margin of 11.45% and a return on equity of 30.23%. The business had revenue of $137.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.95 million. The business’s revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts expect that Healthways, Inc. will post 1.6 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Flinton Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Healthways by 63.5% in the second quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 3,502 shares of the company’s stock valued at $139,000 after purchasing an additional 1,360 shares during the period. Riverhead Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Healthways by 69.7% in the second quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 3,564 shares of the company’s stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 1,464 shares during the period. New York State Teachers Retirement System grew its holdings in shares of Healthways by 1.5% in the third quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 111,510 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,550,000 after purchasing an additional 1,700 shares during the period. Sawgrass Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Healthways by 31.6% in the third quarter. Sawgrass Asset Management LLC now owns 7,755 shares of the company’s stock valued at $316,000 after purchasing an additional 1,860 shares during the period. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Healthways in the third quarter valued at about $210,000.

TVTY has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Healthways from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. boosted their price target on shares of Healthways from $47.00 to $50.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Chardan Capital initiated coverage on shares of Healthways in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $40.00 price target for the company. ValuEngine lowered shares of Healthways from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of Healthways in a report on Monday, September 25th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Healthways currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $46.25.

About Healthways

Tivity Health, Inc, formerly Healthways, Inc, is focused targeted population health for those aged 50 and older. The Company offers three programs: SilverSneakers senior fitness, Prime fitness and WholeHealth Living. The SilverSneakers senior fitness program is offered to members of Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement, and Group Retiree plans.

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