Express Scripts (ESRX) Offering Possible 14.42% Return Over the Next 16 Calendar Days

Express Scripts’s most recent trend suggests a bearish bias. One trading opportunity on Express Scripts is a Bear Call Spread using a strike $62.50 short call and a strike $67.50 long call offers a potential 14.42% return on risk over the next 16 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bear Call Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were below $62.50 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.63 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.37 would be incurred if the stock rose above the $67.50 long call strike price.

The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Express Scripts is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.

The 20-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Express Scripts is bearish.

The RSI indicator is at 30.95 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.

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LATEST NEWS for Express Scripts

Express Scripts Takes Heavy Fire From Anthem
Tue, 02 May 2017 13:41:00 +0000
Anthem wants billions of dollars from Express Scripts, and that could unravel their business relationship.

How Trump’s First 100 Days Affected the Healthcare Industry
Mon, 01 May 2017 17:07:00 +0000
Insurers report strong Q1 results despite Obamacare losses; Fresenius plants an Akorn; and Express Scripts' battle with Anthem gets real.

[$$] No Easy Remedy for Express Scripts Stock
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 04:06:00 +0000
Review | Preview| Follow Up: Home Capital With all the publicity of a celebrity divorce, the nation’s largest pharmacy-benefit manager, Express Scripts Holding , announced on Monday that it expected to lose its biggest commercial client, the health insurer Anthem , when their contract ends in 2019. Then, after the next day’s 14% drop in Express Scripts shares, Anthem declared it was still open to a reconciliation. Last summer, a Barron’s cover story warned that employers and health insurers were increasingly irked by the rise in their drug bills and in the profits of PBMs like Express Scripts (ESRX) and the Caremark unit of CVS Health (CVS) (“Where Are the Savings?” July 23, 2016).

IMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces an Investigation of Express Scripts Holding Company and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:28:00 +0000
Khang & Khang LLP announces that it is investigating claims against Express Scripts Holding Company concerning possible violations of federal securities laws.

Lifshitz & Miller LLP Announces Investigation of AdvancePierre Foods Holdings, Inc., Akorn, Inc., AllianceMMA, Inc., Altisource Portfolio Solutions, DelTaco Restaurants, Inc., Express Scripts Holding Company, China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited, and Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:17:00 +0000
NEW YORK, April 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AdvancePierre Foods Holdings, Inc. (APFH) Lifshitz & Miller announces investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duties by the board in connection with the …

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