Tivity Health (NASDAQ:TVTY) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

Tivity Health (NASDAQ:TVTY) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Friday, BidAskClub reports.

A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Guggenheim assumed coverage on Tivity Health in a research note on Friday, June 12th. They set a “neutral” rating for the company. Barrington Research dropped their price target on shares of Tivity Health from $24.00 to $15.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 7th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Tivity Health from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 2nd. SunTrust Banks lifted their target price on shares of Tivity Health from $10.00 to $11.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 21st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Tivity Health from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.45.

TVTY opened at $13.12 on Friday. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $11.48 and a 200-day moving average price of $12.24. The stock has a market capitalization of $636.14 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.51, a PEG ratio of 2.41 and a beta of 2.18. The company has a quick ratio of 1.05, a current ratio of 1.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 142.77. Tivity Health has a twelve month low of $1.92 and a twelve month high of $26.07.

Tivity Health (NASDAQ:TVTY) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 6th. The company reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.18) by $0.06. Tivity Health had a positive return on equity of 20.51% and a negative net margin of 38.98%. The firm had revenue of $337.66 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $339.52 million. As a group, analysts expect that Tivity Health will post 0.54 earnings per share for the current year.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Comerica Bank boosted its holdings in Tivity Health by 3.4% in the 1st quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 41,946 shares of the company’s stock worth $300,000 after buying an additional 1,373 shares during the last quarter. Swiss National Bank grew its position in Tivity Health by 1.6% in the 1st quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 93,075 shares of the company’s stock valued at $585,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares in the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its stake in Tivity Health by 5.3% during the 1st quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 36,201 shares of the company’s stock valued at $228,000 after buying an additional 1,807 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA raised its position in shares of Tivity Health by 1.0% during the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 189,830 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,194,000 after buying an additional 1,833 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado lifted its stake in shares of Tivity Health by 21.6% in the 1st quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 12,658 shares of the company’s stock worth $80,000 after acquiring an additional 2,248 shares during the period.

Tivity Health Company Profile

Tivity Health, Inc provides fitness and health improvement programs in the United States. The company offers SilverSneakers senior fitness program to the members of Medicare advantage, Medicare supplement; and Prime fitness, a fitness facility access program through commercial health plans and employers.

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