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Earnings Preview for Cigna

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Cigna (NYSE: CI) releases its next round of earnings this Thursday, July 30. Get the latest predictions in Benzinga's essential guide to the company's Q2 earnings report.

Earnings and Revenue

Cigna earnings will be near $5.14 per share on sales of $37.90 billion, according to analysts. In the same quarter last year, Cigna reported earnings per share of $4.300 on revenue of $34.38 billion. If the company were to match the consensus estimate, earnings would be up 19.53%. Sales would be up 1.94% from the year-ago period. Here's how the company's EPS has stacked up against analyst estimates in the past:

Quarter Q1 2020 Q4 2020 Q3 2019 Q2 2019
EPS Estimate 4.35 4.20 4.36 3.74
EPS Actual 4.69 4.31 4.54 4.30
Revenue Estimate 37.18 B 35.07 B 34.20 B 33.19 B
Revenue Actual 38.39 B 36.54 B 35.83 B 34.38 B

Stock Performance

Shares of Cigna were trading at $175.75 as of July 29. Over the last 52-week period, shares are up 6.92%. Given that these returns are generally positive, long-term shareholders should be satisfied going into this earnings release.

Don't be surprised to see the stock move on comments made during its conference call. Cigna is scheduled to hold the call at 08:30:00 ET and can be accessed here: https://edge.media-server.com/mmc/p/ya4559xg

 

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