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Aetna Inc (AET)

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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

Aetna CFO sees 2017 individual loss at half of 2016
Tuesday, 2 May 2017 09:20am EDT 

May 2 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna CFO says expects 2017 individual loss to be about one-half the size of 2016 loss, has 0ne-quarter of 2016 membership.Aetna CEO says in discussions with CVS Health regarding its pharmacy benefit management conract, which in place until 2020.  Full Article

Aetna reports first-quarter 2017 results
Tuesday, 2 May 2017 06:00am EDT 

May 2 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna reports first-quarter 2017 results.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $2.71.Q1 loss per share $1.11.Q1 earnings per share view $2.37 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Medical membership totaled 22.4 million at March 31, 2017.Qtrly total health care medical benefit ratio 82.6 percent versus 80.5 percent.Total revenue $15.2 billion for first-quarter 2017 versus $15.7 billion for first-quarter 2016.Q1 revenue view $15.44 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees 2017 projected adjusted earnings per share $8.80 to $9.00.FY2017 earnings per share view $8.88 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

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

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Late-night TV show host Kimmel blasts senator over healthcare bill

WASHINGTON Television talk show host Jimmy Kimmel called out a Republican U.S. senator pushing the party's latest healthcare overhaul plan, saying the lawmaker had "lied right to my face" about efforts to scrap Obamacare by backing a measure that would strip coverage from many Americans.