Anthem Inc. (ANTX) Preferred

This healthcare preferred stock is convertible and pays a high yield. Anthem Inc. (ANTX) PreferredFrom Forbes/Lehmann Income Securities Investor Anthem Inc., 5.25%; (Preferred); Par $50.00; Current Yield 6.10%; Exchange NYSE; Rated Baa3/BBB+; Mandatory Conversion 05/01/2018; Conversion Rate Variable; Common Stock price $124.74; Premium 40.78%; Cycle...
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HealthEquity (HQY)

Our first recommendation today is a company that IPO’d in July 2014. Institutions have recently purchased almost 7 million shares, seven out of eight analysts have a “buy” rating on the stock, and three have increased their earnings estimates in the past 30 The...
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eHealth, Inc. (EHTH)

Today’s recommendation is a small-cap company in a rapidly growing industry. eHealth, Inc. (EHTH) from The Oberweis Report eHealth is the parent company of eHealthInsurance, America’s first and largest private health insurance exchange where individuals, families and small businesses can compare health insurance products from leading side...
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How to Profit from Health Care Reform

I am a numbers person--especially when it comes to stock analysis. I use my computer to help me with these numbers and calculations and lately, it’s listing a lot of health care companies with very good potential. Several factors cause this phenomenon.
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Trailing Indicators and Economic Recovery

It's easy to understand what a leading economic indicator is and why it leads. If purchasing managers are increasing their buying, it's because their businesses need new equipment to do business with. Increasing consumer confidence will lead to more consumer spending. Simple...
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The Future of our Healthcare System

The most popular column I've written (judging by the volume of your responses) was published nearly three months ago (March 13). The topic was health care, a subject of increasing attention by President Barack Obama these days. So today I'm going to tackle again--focusing...
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