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Aetna Inc (AET)

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18 Aug 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Aetna - offering $1 bln aggregate principal amount of 3.875 pct senior notes due 2047‍​
Tuesday, 8 Aug 2017 05:29pm EDT 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna Inc - offering $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.875 percent senior notes due 2047 - SEC filing‍​.  Full Article

Aetna posts Q2 adj. EPS $3.42, sees FY adj. EPS $9.45-$9.55​
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 06:00am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna reports second-quarter 2017 results.Q2 adjusted earnings per share $3.42.Q2 earnings per share $3.60.Q2 earnings per share view $2.35 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna inc - qtrly healthcare medical benefit ratio ‍80.0​ percent versus 82.4 percent.Aetna inc - ‍medical membership at june 30, 2017 decreased by 358 thousand compared with march 31, 2017​.Aetna-‍decrease in medical membership as at june 30, 2017 reflects declines in co's medicaid products due to exit of missouri medicaid program during q2.Aetna Inc sees fy gaap earnings per share $5.46 to $5.56.Sees ‍full-year 2017 non-gaap projected eps $9.45 to $9.55​.Aetna-‍in q2 2017, co experienced "favorable development" of prior-period health care cost estimates in its medicare, commercial and medicaid products​.Fy2017 earnings per share view $8.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Fy2017 earnings per share view $8.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna Inc - qtrly ‍total revenue $642 million versus $647 million ​.  Full Article

Aetna reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share of $3.42
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 06:00am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc : :Aetna reports second-quarter 2017 results.Aetna Inc - Qtrly ‍total revenue $15.52 billion versus $15.95 billion .Q2 adjusted earnings per share $3.42.Q2 earnings per share $3.60.Q2 earnings per share view $2.35 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna Inc - Qtrly healthcare medical benefit ratio ‍80.0​ percent versus 82.4 percent.Aetna Inc - ‍medical membership at June 30, 2017 decreased by 358 thousand compared with March 31, 2017​.Aetna- ‍Decrease in medical membership as at June 30, reflects declines in co's Medicaid products due to exit of Missouri Medicaid program during Q2.Aetna Inc sees FY GAAP earnings per share $5.46 to $5.56.Sees ‍full-year 2017 Non-GAAP projected EPS $9.45 to $9.55​.Aetna- in Q2 2017, co experienced "favorable development" of prior-period health care cost estimates in its Medicare, commercial and Medicaid products​.FY2017 earnings per share view $8.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $8.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 rev view $15.39 bln -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Exact Sciences laboratories enters national ancillary provider participation agreement with Unitedhealthcare Insurance
Wednesday, 5 Jul 2017 09:01am EDT 

July 5 (Reuters) - Exact Sciences Corp ::Exact Sciences Corp -Exact Sciences Laboratories entered national ancillary provider participation agreement with Unitedhealthcare Insurance for cologuard.Exact Sciences Corp - ‍exact and Aetna recently amended that agreement to include Aetna's commercial lines of business, effective July 15, 2017​.Exact Sciences Corp - additional terms of unitedhealthcare agreement are not disclosed .Exact Sciences Corp - additional terms of Aetna agreement, as amended, are not disclosed.  Full Article

Staff One HR partners with Aetna to offer a master medical plan to national marketplace
Monday, 3 Jul 2017 12:26pm EDT 

July 3 (Reuters) - Staff One HR::Has partnered with Aetna to offer a master medical plan to national marketplace.Will offer its clients a variety of plan designs, featuring low, mid-range and high deductibles.  Full Article

Interpace Diagnostics announces national contract with Aetna
Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 08:15am EDT 

June 28 (Reuters) - Interpace Diagnostics Group Inc :Interpace Diagnostics announces national contract with Aetna.Interpace Diagnostics Group -Signed new national contract with Aetna for its THYGENX and Thyramir molecular tests for indeterminate thyroid nodules​.  Full Article

Medtronic announces agreement with Aetna for diabetes patients
Monday, 26 Jun 2017 09:00am EDT 

June 26 (Reuters) - Medtronic Plc ::Medtronic announces outcomes-based agreement with Aetna for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes patients.Medtronic - ‍agreement to measure health outcomes for patients that choose to transition to pump therapy using Medtronic insulin pump featuring Smartguard technology​.Medtronic ‍announces new outcomes-based agreement with Aetna for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes patients currently on multiple daily insulin injections.  Full Article

AETNA AND COMMUNITY CARE PHYSICIAN NETWORK SIGN COLLABORATIVE AGREEMENT
Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 12:06pm EDT 

June 21 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :AETNA AND COMMUNITY CARE PHYSICIAN NETWORK SIGN COLLABORATIVE AGREEMENT.AETNA INC - TOGETHER, COS WILL DEVELOP WAYS TO DELIVER HEALTH CARE TO AETNA'S MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MEMBERS IN RURAL AREAS OF NORTH CAROLINA.  Full Article

Aetna expects to reaffirm FY17 net income per share, adjusted EPS projection
Friday, 19 May 2017 04:37pm EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Expect to reaffirm FY 2017 net income per share projection of $4.48 to $4.68, FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share projection of $8.80 to $9.00.  Full Article

Aetna sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share
Friday, 19 May 2017 03:15pm EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share.  Full Article

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Big-name U.S. hedge funds shed healthcare stocks during the rally in second-quarter

NEW YORK Several big-name hedge fund investors trimmed their stakes in healthcare companies in the second quarter as the sector led the broad U.S. stock market higher, rallying amid a Republican effort to repeal and replace President Obama's signature healthcare law.