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Aetna Inc (AET.N)

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Aetna says entered into a fourth amendment to five-year credit agreement dated as of March 27, 2012
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017 04:29pm EDT 

Aetna Inc : Aetna inc - on march 17, 2017, aetna inc. Entered into a fourth amendment to five-year credit agreement dated as of march 27, 2012 .Aetna inc says fourth amendment extends maturity date of existing credit agreement to march 27, 2021 - sec filing.  Full Article

Aetna announces $3.3 billion accelerated share repurchase
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 07:45am EST 

Aetna Inc : Aetna announces $3.3 billion accelerated share repurchase . Aetna Inc - Aetna is funding repurchases under accelerated share repurchase agreements from available cash . Aetna Inc says final settlement of transactions under accelerated share repurchase agreements is expected to occur during or prior to Q3 of 2017 . Aetna Inc - Under terms of accelerated share repurchase agreements, Aetna will make a $1.65 billion payment to each dealer on February 22, 2017 . Aetna Inc- Final settlement of transactions under accelerated share repurchase agreements is expected to occur during or prior to Q3 of 2017 .Aetna Inc - Will receive from dealers an initial delivery of approximately 10.4 million shares of aetna common stock.  Full Article

Aetna sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.50/shr, authorizes additional share repurchases
Friday, 17 Feb 2017 02:15pm EST 

Aetna Inc : Aetna board of directors doubles quarterly cash dividend, authorizes additional share repurchases . Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share . Board authorized company to repurchase up to an additional $4 billion of its common stock. .New authorization is in addition to approximately $1.1 billion of repurchase authority remaining under company's existing share repurchase programs.  Full Article

Aetna said PillPack has joined its national network of preferred pharmacies for 2017
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 10:00am EST 

Aetna Inc : Aetna Inc - PillPack has joined its national network of preferred pharmacies for 2017 .Aetna Inc - Aetna Medicare members can fill covered prescriptions through PillPack's full-service mail order pharmacy.  Full Article

Aetna Q4 earnings per share $0.39
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 06:00am EST 

Aetna Inc : Aetna reports fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results . Q4 operating earnings per share $1.63 . Q4 earnings per share $0.39 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.44 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Aetna Inc says Q4 total health care medical benefit ratio 82.1 percent versus 81.9 percent . Aetna Inc says medical membership remained flat at December 31, 2016 compared with September 30, 2016 . Aetna Inc qtrly total revenue $15,727 million versus $15,049 million .Q4 revenue view $15.86 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Aetna's $34 bln takeover of Humana blocked by judge as anti-competitive - CNBC
Monday, 23 Jan 2017 11:51am EST 

:Aetna's $34 billion takeover of Humana blocked by judge as anti-competitive - CNBC, citing DJ.  Full Article

Aetna and Humana entered into a letter agreement in order to extend "end date" to waive until Feb 15 its right to terminate merger agreement
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 07:11am EST 

Aetna Inc :Aetna - On Dec 21,co and Humana entered into a letter agreement in order to extend "end date" to waive until Feb 15, 2017 its right to terminate merger agreement.  Full Article

Aetna Q3 earnings per share $1.70
Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 06:00am EDT 

Aetna Inc : Aetna reports third-quarter 2016 results . Q3 earnings per share $1.70 . Q3 revenue $15.8 billion versus I/B/E/S view $15.71 billion . Q3 operating earnings per share $2.07 . Q3 earnings per share view $2.03 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 healthcare medical benefit ratio 82 percent versus 81.1 percent . Aetna Inc - Medical membership totaled 23.1 million at September 30, 2016 . Sees FY 2016 operating earnings per share $7.95 to $8.05 . Sees FY 2016 earnings per share $6.89 to $6.99 .FY 2016 earnings per share view $8.05 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Aetna sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share
Friday, 30 Sep 2016 02:02pm EDT 

Aetna Inc :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25/shr.  Full Article

Aetna, Piedmont Healthcare announce new contract
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 08:30am EDT 

Aetna Inc : Aetna and Piedmont Healthcare announce new contract .Agreement will give Aetna members continued in-network access to all piedmont facilities.  Full Article

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