Three Movers to Watch for: Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT), Humana Inc. (HUM), Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) retreated with the stock falling -0.37% or $-0.22 to close at $59.24 on light trading volume of 3.13M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.02M. The McLean Virginia 22102 based company operating under the Lodging industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 49.07% up for the period and up by 6.14% so far this year. With price target of $79.13 and a 58.35% rebound from 52-week low, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., a hospitality company, owns, leases, manages, develops, and franchises hotels, resorts, and timeshare properties worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Ownership, Management and Franchise, and Timeshare. It also licenses its brands to franchisees; provides hotel management services for third parties; and markets and sells timeshare interests owned by Hilton and third parties. In addition, the company provides consumer financing, which includes interest income generated from the origination of consumer loans to finance their purchase of timeshare intervals. It operates hotels under the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton, Hilton Grand Vacations, and Hampton Inn brands. As of February 1, 2017, the company had 4,900 properties with approximately 796,000 rooms in 104 countries and territories. Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.

Humana Inc. (HUM) gained $3.42 to close the day at a new closing price of $208.74, a 1.67% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 39.59% above its 52 week low of $150. A total of 3.12M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.64M. The stock, which fluctuated between $204.2 and $209.1 during the day, currently situated -4.02% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 1.28% in the past one month and up by 5.14% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $223 and RSI of 60.08, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Lam Research Corporation (LRCX) shares were down in last trading by -1.43% to $114.57. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.23% over the past week and grew 2.99% in the past month. It is currently trading 3.82% above its 50 day moving average and 20.63% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -3.84% decrease in value from its one year high of $119.14. The RSI indicator value of 52.5, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Lam Research Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, refurbishes, and services semiconductor processing systems used in the fabrication of integrated circuits. It provides thin film deposition products, including SABRE electrochemical deposition products for copper damascene manufacturing; ALTUS systems to deposit conformal atomic layer films for tungsten metallization applications; VECTOR plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (CVD) and atomic layer deposition systems to deposit oxides, nitrides, carbides, multiple patterning films, anti-reflective layers, multi-layer stack films, and diffusion barriers; SPEED high-density plasma CVD products for applications in shallow trench isolation, pre-metal dielectrics, inter-layer dielectrics, inter-metal dielectrics, and passivation layers; and SOLA ultraviolet thermal processing products for the treatment of back-end-of-line low-k dielectric films and front-end-of-line silicon nitride strained films. The company also offers plasma etch products, such as Kiyo products that provide solutions for conductor etch applications; Flex products, which offer technologies and application-focused capabilities for dielectric etch applications; and Syndion products that provide solutions to address various through-silicon via etch applications. In addition, it provides single-wafer clean products, including EOS, Da Vinci, DV-Prime, and SP series products for wet etch and clean applications in wafer-level packaging, including silicon substrate thinning, wafer stress relief, underbump metallization etch, and photoresist removal; and Coronus plasma-based bevel clean products to enhance die yield by removing particles, residues, and unwanted films from the wafer’s edge, as well as legacy products. The company offers its products in the United States, Europe, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, China, and Southeast Asia. Lam Research Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Fremont, California.

 

Stocks Buzz: American Tower Corporation (AMT), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Humana Inc. (HUM)

American Tower Corporation (AMT) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.72% or $-0.77 to close the day at $106.78 on light trading volume of 1.58M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.38M. The Boston Massachusetts 02116 based company has been outperforming the reit – diversified group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 26.03%, compared to the industry which has advanced 32.85% over the same period. With RSI of 59.1, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $129.8, making it a hold for now.

American Tower Corporation is a real estate investment trust. It invests in the real estate markets across the globe. The firm engages in leasing of space on multi-tenant communications sites to wireless service providers, radio and television broadcast companies, wireless data and data providers, government agencies and municipalities and tenants in a number of other industries. American Tower Corporation was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) grew with the stock adding 2.42% or $2.58 to close at $109.03 on light trading volume of 1.37M compared its three months average trading volume of 934.89K. The New York New York 10019 based company operating under the REIT – Diversified industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 35.84% up for the period and up by 5.16% so far this year. With price target of $110.45 and a 38.49% rebound from 52-week low, Vornado Realty Trust has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Vornado Realty Trust is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in commercial real estate properties to create its portfolio. The firm was formerly known as Vornado Inc. Vornado Realty Trust is based in New York City with additional offices in Arlington, Virginia; and Paramus, New Jersey.

Humana Inc. (HUM) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.35% or $-0.73 to close the day at $205.97 on higher than average trading volume of 2.23M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.63M. The Louisville Kentucky 40202 based company has been outperforming the health care plans companies by 6.6779% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 1.1% YTD, versus the health care plans industry which is up 3.71% for the same period. The RSI of 56.57 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Investor’s Alert: Amphenol Corporation (APH), The Clorox Company (CLX), Humana Inc. (HUM)

Amphenol Corporation (APH) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.7% or $0.48 to close the day at $68.77 on lower than average trading volume of 1.12M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.21M. The Wallingford Connecticut 06492 based company has been outperforming the diversified electronics companies by 2.2467% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 2.34% YTD, versus the diversified electronics industry which is up 5.43% for the same period. The RSI of 59.56 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Amphenol Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, primarily designs, manufactures, and markets electrical, electronic, and fiber optic connectors worldwide. It operates through two segments, Interconnect Products and Assemblies, and Cable Products and Solutions. The Interconnect Products and Assemblies segment produces connectors and connector systems, including fiber optic, harsh environment, high speed, and radio frequency interconnect products, as well as antennas; power interconnect products, bus bars, and distribution systems; and other connectors. It also offers value-add products, such as backplane interconnect systems, cable assemblies and harnesses, and cable management products; and other products comprising antennas, printed circuit boards, hinges, production-related accessories, molded parts, sensors and sensor-based products, switches, and touch panels and lenses. The Cable Products and Solutions segment provides coaxial, power, and specialty cables; cable assemblies; and components comprising combiner/splitter products, connector and connector systems, and fiber optic components. It serves original equipment manufacturers, electronic manufacturing services companies, original design manufacturers, and communication network operators in the automotive, broadband communication, commercial aerospace, industrial, information technology and data communication, military, mobile device, and mobile network markets. The company sells its products through its sales force, independent representatives, and a network of electronics distributors. Amphenol Corporation was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Wallingford, Connecticut.

The Clorox Company (CLX) had a light trading with around 1.11M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 999.60K. The stock traded between $126.58 and $127.72 before closing at the price of $127.03 with -0.29% change on the day. The Oakland California 94612 based company is currently trading 14.95% above its 52 week low of $111.24 and -7.81% below its 52 week high of $140.47. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 69.95 and $124.91 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

The Clorox Company manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox and Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster brand names; home care products under the Clorox, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brand names; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand name; and professional cleaning and disinfecting products under the Clorox, Dispatch, Aplicare, HealthLink, and Clorox Healthcare brand names. It also provides charcoal products under the Kingsford and Match Light brand names; cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brand names; digestive health products under the Renew Life brand name; and bags, wraps, and containers under the Glad brand name. In addition, the company offers dressings and sauces under the Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, and Soy Vay brand names; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand name; and natural personal care products under the Burt’s Bees brand name. Further, it markets its products under the PinoLuz, Ayudin, Limpido, Clorinda, Poett, Mistolin, Lestoil, Bon Bril, Agua Jane, and Chux brand names. The company sells its products primarily through mass retail outlets, e-commerce channels, wholesale distributors, and medical supply distributors to mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, and grocery stores and wholesalers, as well as dollar, military, and other retail stores. The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.

Humana Inc. (HUM) traded within a range of $204.15 to $207.99 after opening the day at $206.96. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 0.83% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.77% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $205.43 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -5.54% below its 52 week high of $217.8 and 37.37% above its 12-month low of $150. The shares are up by over 10.6% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 57 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Humana Inc. (HUM), Deere & Company (DE), Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

Humana Inc. (HUM) saw its value increase by 2.25% as the stock gained $4.4 to finish the day at a closing price of $199.64. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $150-$217.8 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $189.01 to $199.97 during the day, are up by 14.3% in the past three months and up by 13.05% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.76% below its 20 day moving average and -1.75% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $226.14 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 47.53.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Deere & Company (DE) shares were down in last trading by -0.32% to $108.41. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.18% over the past week and grew 3.06% in the past month. It is currently trading 4.05% above its 50 day moving average and 22.93% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -0.45% decrease in value from its one year high of $108.9. The RSI indicator value of 63, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Deere & Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes agriculture and turf, and construction and forestry equipment worldwide. The company’s Agriculture and Turf segment provides agriculture and turf equipment, and related service parts, including large, medium, and utility tractors; loaders; combines, cotton pickers and strippers, and sugarcane harvesters; related front-end harvesting equipment; sugarcane loaders and pull-behind scrapers; and tillage, seeding, and application equipment, including sprayers, nutrient management, and soil preparation machinery. This segment also provides hay and forage equipment comprising self-propelled forage harvesters and attachments, balers, and mowers; turf and utility equipment, including riding lawn equipment and walk-behind mowers, golf course equipment, utility vehicles, and commercial mowing equipment, as well as associated implements; integrated agricultural management systems technology and solutions; and other outdoor power products. Its Construction and Forestry segment provides backhoe loaders; crawler dozers and loaders; four-wheel-drive loaders; excavators; motor graders; articulated dump trucks; landscape loaders; skid-steer loaders; and log skidders, feller bunchers, log loaders, log forwarders, log harvesters, and related attachments that are used in construction, earthmoving, material handling, and timber harvesting applications. The company’s Financial Services segment finances sales and leases of new and used agriculture and turf equipment, and construction and forestry equipment. This segment also provides wholesale financing to dealers of the foregoing equipment; finances retail revolving charge accounts; and offers extended equipment warranties. The company markets its products primarily through independent retail dealer networks and retail outlets. Deere & Company was founded in 1837 and is headquartered in Moline, Illinois.

Waste Management, Inc. (WM) traded within a range of $69.75 to $70.13 after opening the day at $69.85. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -1.27% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.16% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $70.01 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -2.47% below its 52 week high of $71.78 and 39.06% above its 12-month low of $52.23. The shares are up by over 8.84% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 54.39 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offer collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, and a material recovery facility (MRF), or disposal site; and owns, develops, and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States, as well as owns and operates transfer stations. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned or operated 104 MRFs; and 244 solid waste landfills and 5 secure hazardous waste landfills, as well as 297 transfer stations. It also provides materials processing and commodities recycling services; recycling brokerage services that comprise managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; and other strategic business solutions. In addition, the company offers construction and remediation services; services associated with the disposal of fly ash, and residue generated from the combustion of coal and other fuel stocks; in-plant services, such as full-service waste management solutions and consulting services; and specialized disposal services for oil and gas exploration and production operations. Further, it provides portable self-storage, long distance moving, and fluorescent lamp recycling services; portable restroom services under the name of Port-o-Le; and street and parking lot sweeping services, as well as holds interests in oil and gas producing properties. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks To Track: DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (XRAY), Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX), Humana Inc. (HUM)

DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (XRAY) fell -0.67% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.38 to finish the day at $56.52 with about 1.29M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.67M. The $13.05B market cap company, which fluctuated between $56.21 and $56.87 during the day, currently situated 6.33% above its 52 week low of $53.43 and -13.81% away from its one year high of $65.83. The RSI of 45.94 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

DENTSPLY International Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets various consumable dental products for the professional dental market in the United States and internationally. The company provides dental consumable products, including dental anesthetics, prophylaxis paste, dental sealants, impression materials, restorative materials, tooth whiteners, and topical fluoride; and small equipment products comprising dental handpieces, intraoral curing light systems, dental diagnostic systems, and ultrasonic scalers and polishers. It also offers dental laboratory products, such as dental prosthetics that include artificial teeth, precious metal dental alloys, dental ceramics, and crown and bridge materials, as well as computer aided design and machining ceramic systems, and porcelain furnaces. In addition, the company provides dental specialty products, which include endodontic instruments and materials, implants and related products, 3D digital scanning and treatment planning software, and dental and orthodontic appliances and accessories. Further, it offers consumable medical device products, such as urology catheters, various surgical products, medical drills, and other products. The company markets and sells its dental products through distributors, dealers, and importers to dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, dental laboratories, and dental schools; and medical products directly, as well as through distributors to urologists, urology nurses, and general practitioners. DENTSPLY International Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in York, Pennsylvania.

Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) dropped $-1 to close the day at a new closing price of $177.97, a -0.56% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 39.71% above its 52 week low of $129.5. A total of 1.29M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.18M. The stock, which fluctuated between $176.74 and $181.44 during the day, currently situated -1.65% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 7.76% in the past one month and up by 7.45% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $186.33 and RSI of 69.61, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Becton, Dickinson and Company develops, manufactures, and sells medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment, and diagnostic products worldwide. It operates in two segments, BD Medical and BD Life Sciences. The BD Medical segment offers syringes, pen needles, and IV sets for diabetes; needles, syringes, and intravenous catheters for medication delivery; prefilled IV flush syringes; regional anesthesia needles and trays; sharps disposal containers; closed-system transfer devices; skin antiseptic products; surgical and laproscopic instrumentations; intravenous medication safety and infusion therapy delivery, and automated medication dispensing and supply management systems; and prefillable drug delivery systems. The BD Life Sciences segment provides integrated systems for specimen collection; safety-engineered blood collection, automated blood culturing and tuberculosis culturing, and microorganism identification and drug susceptibility systems; molecular testing systems for infectious diseases and women’s health; liquid-based cytology systems for cervical cancer screening; rapid diagnostic assays; microbiology laboratory automation, and plated media products; fluorescence-activated cell sorters and analyzers; monoclonal antibodies and kits for performing cell analysis; reagent systems for life science research; molecular indexing and next-generation sequencing sample preparation for genomics research; clinical oncology, immunological, and transplantation diagnostic/monitoring reagents and analyzers; and cell culture media supplements for biopharmaceutical manufacturing. The company markets its products through independent distribution channels and sales representatives to healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, pharmaceutical industry, and general public. Becton, Dickinson and Company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.

Humana Inc. (HUM) had a light trading with around 1.29M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.73M. The stock traded between $196.06 and $200.14 before closing at the price of $199.39 with 0.46% change on the day. The Louisville Kentucky 40202 based company is currently trading 33.33% above its 52 week low of $150 and -8.32% below its 52 week high of $217.8. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 43.16 and $224.31 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: Humana Inc. (HUM), Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS), Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

Humana Inc. (HUM) climbed 0.76% during last trading as the stock added $1.53 to finish the day at $201.66 with about 1.73M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.7M. The $30.07B market cap company, which fluctuated between $199.08 and $202.26 during the day, currently situated 34.85% above its 52 week low of $150 and -7.28% away from its one year high of $217.8. The RSI of 47.73 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) gained $1 to close the day at a new closing price of $92.01, a 1.1% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 70.87% above its 52 week low of $54.5. A total of 1.71M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 2.6M. The stock, which fluctuated between $91.25 and $92.44 during the day, currently situated -1.89% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 17.46% in the past one month and up by 19.11% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $93 and RSI of 73.55, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and markets proprietary semiconductor products, including intellectual property worldwide. Its product portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators/isolators, DC/DC converters, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, diversity receive modules, filters, front-end modules, hybrids, LED drivers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, modulators, optocouplers/optoisolators, phase shifters, phase locked loops, power dividers/combiners, receivers, switches, synthesizers, technical ceramics, voltage controlled oscillators/synthesizers, and voltage regulators. The company provides its products for automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet, and wearable applications. Skyworks Solutions, Inc. sells its products through direct sales force, electronic component distributors, and independent sales representatives. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts.

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) had a light trading with around 1.7M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.72M. The stock traded between $112.75 and $114.01 before closing at the price of $113.99 with 0.98% change on the day. The San Jose California 95110 based company is currently trading 59.94% above its 52 week low of $71.27 and -0.51% below its 52 week high of $114.57. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 71.35 and $122.76 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

Adobe Systems Incorporated operates as a diversified software company worldwide. Its Digital Media segment provides tools and solutions that enable individuals, small and medium businesses, and enterprises to create, publish, promote, and monetize their digital content. This segment’s flagship product is Creative Cloud, a subscription service that allows customers to download and install the latest versions of its creative products. This segment serves traditional content creators, Web application developers, and digital media professionals, as well as their management in marketing departments and agencies, companies, and publishers. The company’s Digital Marketing segment offers solutions for how digital advertising and marketing are created, managed, executed, measured, and optimized. This segment provides analytics, social marketing, targeting, advertising and media optimization, digital experience management, cross-channel campaign management, and audience management solutions, as well as video delivery and monetization to digital marketers, advertisers, publishers, merchandisers, Web analysts, chief marketing officers, chief information officers, and chief revenue officers. Its Print and Publishing segment offers products and services, such as eLearning solutions, technical document publishing, Web application development, and high-end printing, as well as publishing needs of technical and business, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) printing businesses. The company markets and licenses its products and services directly to enterprise customers through its sales force, as well as to end-users through app stores and through its Website at adobe.com. It also distributes products and services through a network of distributors, value-added resellers, systems integrators, independent software vendors, retailers, and OEMs. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

 

Stocks To Track: Raytheon Company (RTN), NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE), Humana Inc. (HUM)

Raytheon Company (RTN) fell -0.75% during last trading as the stock lost $-1.11 to finish the day at $146.87 with about 1.73M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.99M. The $43.14B market cap company, which fluctuated between $146.73 and $148.98 during the day, currently situated 28.31% above its 52 week low of $118.5 and -3.25% away from its one year high of $152.58. The RSI of 53.99 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Raytheon Company develops technologically integrated products, services, and solutions worldwide. It operates in five segments: Integrated Defense Systems (IDS); Intelligence, Information, and Services (IIS); Missile Systems (MS); Space and Airborne Systems (SAS); and Forcepoint. The IDS segment provides integrated air and missile defense; land and sea-based radar solutions; command, control, communications, computers, cyber, and intelligence solutions; and naval combat and ship electronic systems. The IIS segment offers a range of technical and professional services, such as intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, navigation, DoD space and weather, cybersecurity, analytics, training, logistics, mission support, engineering, and automation and sustainment solutions; and air traffic management systems. The MS segment develops and supports a range of weapon systems, including missiles, smart munitions, close-in weapon systems, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles, directed energy effectors, and combat sensor solutions. The SAS segment provides electro-optical/infrared sensors, airborne radars for surveillance and fire control applications, lasers, precision guidance systems, signals intelligence systems, processors, electronic warfare systems, communication systems, and space-qualified systems for civil and military applications. The Forcepoint segment provides information technology security products and related services to protect from cyber-threats, advanced malware attacks, information leaks, and legal liability and productivity loss. Raytheon Company serves the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), the U.S. Intelligence Community, the U.S. Armed Forces, the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Homeland Security, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and other international customers. The company was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) gained $0.21 to close the day at a new closing price of $119.02, a 0.18% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 16.23% above its 52 week low of $105.53. A total of 1.72M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 2.49M. The stock, which fluctuated between $118.11 and $119.09 during the day, currently situated -8.49% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 0.1% in the past one month and down by -3.58% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $136.87 and RSI of 54.32, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

NextEra Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electric energy in the United States and Canada. The company generates electricity from gas, oil, solar, coal, petroleum coke, nuclear, and wind sources. As of December 31, 2015, it served approximately 9.5 million people through approximately 4.8 million customer accounts in the east and lower west coasts of Florida. The company had approximately 46,400 megawatts of generating capacity. It also leases fiber-optic network capacity and dark fiber to telephone, wireless, and Internet companies. The company was formerly known as FPL Group, Inc. and changed its name to NextEra Energy, Inc. in 2010. NextEra Energy, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida.

Humana Inc. (HUM) had a active trading with around 1.72M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.68M. The stock traded between $198.5 and $202.74 before closing at the price of $201.74 with 0.9% change on the day. The Louisville Kentucky 40202 based company is currently trading 34.9% above its 52 week low of $150 and -7.24% below its 52 week high of $217.8. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 47.5 and $223.85 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Stocks in Review: LifeLock, Inc. (LOCK), Humana Inc. (HUM), Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM)

LifeLock, Inc. (LOCK) traded within a range of $23.9 to $23.95 after opening the day at $23.95. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -0.08% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.17% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $23.9 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -0.38% below its 52 week high of $23.99 and 161.49% above its 12-month low of $9.14. The shares are up by over 38.15% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 47.31 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

LifeLock, Inc. provides identity theft protection services for consumers; and consumer risk management services for enterprises in the United States. It operates in two segments, Consumer and Enterprise. It protects consumer subscribers through monitoring identity-related events, such as new account openings and credit-related applications; and enterprise customers by delivering on-demand identity risk, identity authentication, and credit information about consumers. The company offers LifeLock Identity Alert system, which provides its members with notifications and alerts, including actionable alerts for new account openings and applications, as well as a response system for identity threats via text message, phone call, mobile application, or e-mail; LifeLock Standard, LifeLock Advantage, LifeLock Ultimate Plus, basic LifeLock, LifeLock Command Center, and premium LifeLock Ultimate services; LifeLock Junior service, which provides identity theft protection services for minors; and LifeLock Benefit Elite that provides identity theft protection for employers and brokers. It also provides ID Score, an identity risk service, which delivers on-demand assessment of the risk of an individual at account opening and throughout the customer lifecycle; and credit risk services that provide real-time visibility into consumer stability. As of December 31, 2015, the company served approximately 4.2 million paying members; and 350 enterprise customers, including financial institutions, telecommunication and cable services providers, government agencies, technology companies, retailers, automobile and mortgage lenders, and e-commerce providers. LifeLock, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

Humana Inc. (HUM) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -2.48% or $-5.08 to close the day at $199.94 on active trading volume of 3.26M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.64M. The Louisville Kentucky 40202 based company has been outperforming the health care plans group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 23.22%, compared to the industry which has advanced 13.93% over the same period. With RSI of 45.04, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $223.85, making it a hold for now.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) dropped $-0.05 to close the day at a new closing price of $44.66, a -0.11% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 45.86% above its 52 week low of $31.3. A total of 3.24M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.44M. The stock, which fluctuated between $44.6 and $45.46 during the day, currently situated -6.05% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -3.19% in the past one month and up by 6.29% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $45.08 and RSI of 49.34, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company procures, transports, stores, processes, and merchandises agricultural commodities and products. Its Agricultural Services segment offers agricultural commodities, such as oilseeds, corn, wheat, milo, oats, rice, and barley; and resells those commodities as food and feed ingredients, and raw materials for the agricultural processing industry. The segment is also involved in structured trade finance and the processing of wheat into wheat flour. Its Corn Processing segment offers ingredients used in the food and beverage industry, including sweeteners, starch, syrup, glucose, and dextrose; bio products; alcohol, amino acids, and other food and animal feed ingredients; and ethyl alcohol for industrial use as ethanol or as beverage grade. This segment also offers corn gluten feed and meal, and distillers’ grains; vegetable oil and protein meal; formula feeds, and animal health and nutrition products; and citric acids and glycols for food and industrial products, as well as operates a sugarcane ethanol plant. The company’s Oilseeds Processing segment processes soybeans and soft seeds into vegetable oils and protein meals. It offers ingredients for the food, feed, energy, and industrial products industries; crude vegetable and salad oils; partially refined oils; oilseed protein meals; peanuts, tree nuts, and peanut-derived ingredients; cottonseed flour for the pharmaceutical industry; cotton cellulose pulp for the chemical, paper, and filter markets; and agricultural commodity raw materials. Its Wild Flavors and Specialty Ingredients segment offers natural flavor ingredients, flavor systems, natural colors, proteins, emulsifiers, soluble fiber, polyols, hydrocolloids, natural health and nutrition products, edible beans, and other specialty food and feed ingredients. The company is also involved in futures commission and insurance activities. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

 

Traders Watch list: ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), Humana Inc. (HUM)

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) saw its value decrease by -0.17% as the stock dropped $-0.04 to finish the day at a closing price of $23.71. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $4.37-$23.81 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $23.71 to $23.78 during the day, are up by 119.94% in the past three months and up by 192.36% over the past six months. It is currently trading 34.74% above its 20 day moving average and 60.58% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $20.63 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 88.96.The technical indicator do not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains any time soon.

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an oncology company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of drugs for cancer patients in the United States and internationally. It offers Iclusig (ponatinib), a tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) for the treatment of adult patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia in the United States, the European Union, Australia, Switzerland, Israel, and Canada. The company also develops Brigatinib, an investigational inhibitor of anaplastic lymphoma kinase for the treatment of various patients with a form of non-small cell lung cancer; and AP32788, for treating non-small cell lung cancer and various other solid tumors. It markets and sells Iclusig through specialty pharmacy in the United States. The company has license agreements with Medinol Ltd. to develop and commercialize stents and other medical devices to deliver ridaforolimus. ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) shares were down in last trading by -1.81% to $11.92. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -2.61% over the past week and fell -3.56% in the past month. It is currently trading 4.85% above its 50 day moving average and 21.25% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -17.45% decrease in value from its one year high of $14.44. The RSI indicator value of 48.57, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in the Rocky Mountains and Permian Basin regions of the United States. It sells oil and gas to end users, marketers, and other purchasers. As of December 31, 2015, the company had total estimated proved reserves of 820.6 million barrels of oil equivalent; and interests in 3,177 net productive wells on approximately 593,900 net developed acres. Whiting Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1980 and is based in Denver, Colorado.

Humana Inc. (HUM) traded within a range of $186.25 to $205.83 after opening the day at $200.89. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 0.63% so far this year. The stock was up close to 2.24% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $205.02 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -5.73% below its 52 week high of $217.8 and 37.1% above its 12-month low of $150. The shares are up by over 17.62% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 54 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Leidos Holdings, Inc. (LDOS), Humana Inc. (HUM), Globus Medical, Inc. (GMED)

Leidos Holdings, Inc. (LDOS) saw its value decrease by -0.06% as the stock dropped $-0.03 to finish the day at a closing price of $49.96. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $37.79-$59.45 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $49.81 to $50.21 during the day, are up by 20.72% in the past three months and up by 38.23% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.88% below its 20 day moving average and 1.52% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $53.78 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 45.63.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Leidos Holdings, Inc., an applied technology company, delivers solutions and services in the national security, health, and engineering markets in the United States and internationally. The company’s National Security Solutions segment offers solutions and systems for air, land, sea, space, and cyberspace for the U.S. intelligence community, the U.S. department of defense, military services, the U.S. department of homeland security, and government agencies of U.S. allies abroad, as well as to other federal, civilian, and commercial customers in the national security industry. Its solutions offer technology, intelligence systems, command and control, data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, and intelligence analysis and operations support services to critical missions. The Health and Engineering segment offers electronic health record (EHR) system and behavior health services; implements and optimizes EHR systems at commercial hospitals; and provides life science research and development support services. This segment also offers process industries engineering services and solutions to mid-tier refineries and industrial companies; security products, services, and solutions; power grid engineering services and solutions; federal environmental and engineering services; and transaction and asset valuation services for the power industry. The Corporate and Other segment engages in the real estate management activities. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

Humana Inc. (HUM) shares were down in last trading by -1.14% to $202.92. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.73% over the past week and fell -0.66% in the past month. It is currently trading 1.96% above its 50 day moving average and 12.18% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -6.7% decrease in value from its one year high of $217.8. The RSI indicator value of 51.72, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Humana Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a health and well-being company. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Group, and Healthcare Services. The Retail segment offers Medicare, and commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits, including dental, vision, and other supplemental health and financial protection products directly to individuals. This segment also has contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to administer the Limited Income Newly Eligible Transition prescription drug plan program; and contracts with various states to provide Medicaid, dual eligible, and long-term support services benefits. The Group segment provides commercial fully-insured medical and specialty health insurance benefits comprising dental, vision, and other supplemental health and voluntary insurance benefits; and administrative services only, and health and wellness products to employer groups. It also offers military services, such as TRICARE South Region contract. The Healthcare Services segment offers pharmacy solutions, provider services, home based services, clinical programs, and predictive modeling and informatics services to its health plan members, as well as to third parties. The company also provides closed-block long-term care insurance policies. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 14.2 million members in medical benefit plans, as well as approximately 7.2 million members in specialty products. Humana Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Globus Medical, Inc. (GMED) traded within a range of $26.68 to $27.66 after opening the day at $26.75. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 10.12% so far this year. The stock was up close to 2.51% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $27.32 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 1.19% above its 52 week high of $27.66 and 41.92% above its 12-month low of $19.25. The shares are up by over 19.3% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 87.22 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Globus Medical, Inc., a medical device company, focuses on the design, development, and commercialization of musculoskeletal implants that promote healing in patients with spine disorders. The company offers products that address an array of spinal pathologies, anatomies, and surgical approaches. It also provides fusion products that are used in cervical, thoracolumbar, sacral, and interbody/corpectomy fusion procedures to treat degenerative, deformity, tumor, and trauma conditions. In addition, the company offers disruptive technology products that provide material improvements to fusion procedures, such as minimally invasive surgical techniques, as well as new treatment alternatives, which include motion preservation technologies, such as dynamic stabilization, total disc replacement and interspinous process spacer products, and regenerative biologics technologies; and interventional pain management solutions comprising treatments for vertebral compression fractures. Further, it offers human tissue products, such as bone allografts, biomaterials, and soft tissue products for spine, orthopedics, sports medicine, dental, and wound care markets. The company sells its implants and related disposables primarily to hospitals through sales representatives and independent distributors in the United States and internationally. Globus Medical, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Audubon, Pennsylvania.