Discussion stirs around athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) this week; here is what analysts are saying.

June 13, 2018 - By Bernice Betts

athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.30, from 1 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 23 investors sold athenahealth, Inc. shares while 65 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. 44.45 million shares or 1.74% less from 45.24 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
State Common Retirement Fund accumulated 86,800 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Koch Industries Incorporated reported 0.03% stake. Eventide Asset Mngmt Limited holds 0.25% in athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) or 37,000 shares. Hbk L P has 0% invested in athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) for 2,670 shares. 700 were reported by Paradigm Asset Management Ltd Com. Kbc Group Nv holds 6,344 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Northern Corporation holds 231,146 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 3,630 shares. 297 are owned by Assetmark. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 55,681 shares. Moreover, Pnc Group has 0% invested in athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN). Gotham Asset Management Limited Liability Company accumulated 0.06% or 28,750 shares. Daiwa Sb Invs Limited reported 11,300 shares. Ellington Mngmt Gru Ltd Liability invested in 0.03% or 2,900 shares. Gagnon Secs Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 37,816 shares.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 2 insider buys, and 23 selling transactions for $12.40 million activity. Another trade for 3,064 shares valued at $420,596 was sold by O’Brien Timothy John. Haley Daniel P also sold $165,383 worth of athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) shares. On Friday, January 26 the insider Porter Jonathan D. sold $19,239. Another trade for 653 shares valued at $86,849 was sold by Hull Brandon H. Shares for $751,594 were sold by Bush Jonathan. The insider ROBINSON DAVID ERIC sold 5,000 shares worth $669,698.

athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) Ratings Coverage

Among 18 analysts covering Athenahealth (NASDAQ:ATHN), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Athenahealth had 32 analyst reports since January 11, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of ATHN in report on Friday, February 2 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday, February 14. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of ATHN in report on Tuesday, June 12 with “Outperform” rating. Citigroup maintained athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) rating on Wednesday, June 6. Citigroup has “Hold” rating and $16000 target. The stock of athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) earned “Outperform” rating by Evercore on Tuesday, May 8. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) rating on Tuesday, February 20. Cantor Fitzgerald has “Hold” rating and $140.0 target. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the shares of ATHN in report on Thursday, May 24 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Leerink Swann given on Tuesday, May 8. The stock of athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, May 7 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Leerink Swann maintained athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) rating on Thursday, June 7. Leerink Swann has “Market Perform” rating and $160 target. Below is a list of athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) latest ratings and price target changes.

12/06/2018 Broker: Oppenheimer Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $158 New Target: $179 Maintain
07/06/2018 Broker: Leerink Swann Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $150 New Target: $160 Maintain
06/06/2018 Broker: PiperJaffray Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $155 New Target: $179 Maintain
06/06/2018 Broker: Evercore Rating: Buy New Target: $165.0000
06/06/2018 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Hold New Target: $140.0000 Maintain
06/06/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Hold New Target: $160.0000 Maintain
24/05/2018 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Hold New Target: $140.0000 Maintain
22/05/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Hold Old Target: $160 New Target: $170 Maintain
15/05/2018 Broker: Berenberg Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold Old Target: $143 New Target: $163 Downgrade
14/05/2018 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Hold New Target: $140.0000 Maintain

The stock increased 0.03% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $158.43. About 75,338 shares traded. athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) has risen 14.89% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.32% the S&P500.

athenahealth, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides network medical record, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health services for medical groups and health systems. The company has market cap of $6.40 billion. It offers athenaCollector, a network-enabled billing and practice management solution; athenaClinicals, an electronic health record for electronic health record management to help manage patientÂ’s clinical documentation; athenaCommunicator, an engagement and communication solution that provides an automated communication service between patients and well-known provider practices for interactions outside the exam room; and athenaCoordinator for order transmission and care coordination services. It has a 120.94 P/E ratio. The firm also provides athenahealth Population Health, a cloud population health service; and Epocrates service that include clinical information and decision support services in the areas of drug and disease information, medical calculator and tools, clinical guidelines, clinical messaging, and market research.

More notable recent athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “6 Most Important Things in Business Today” on June 07, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Elliott again urges athenahealth to sell, claims a majority of shareholders agree” published on May 24, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “Athenahealth (ATHN) CEO Bush Apologizes for Past Assault of Ex-Wife – Bloomberg” on May 29, 2018. More interesting news about athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “The Art Of The M&A Deal – athenahealth” published on June 04, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Athenahealth Notches Price Target Increase After CEO Departure, Strategic Alternative Announcement” with publication date: June 06, 2018.

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