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Humana Inc (HUM.N)

HUM.N on New York Stock Exchange

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2 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Aetna CEO Bertolini says "we are willing to take this all the way to the very end" - CNBC
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 12:47pm EDT 

: Aetna Inc CEO Mark Bertolini - We think the remedies we propose were appropriate - CNBC . Aetna Inc CEO Mark Bertolini - "We are willing to take this all the way to the very end" - CNBC . Aetna CEO - If we can't come to negotiation on what markets to divest...willing to let judge decide whether medicare advantage ,medicare fee for service compete - CNBC Further company coverage: [AET.N HUM.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

Humana increases FY 2016 earnings guidance
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 11:57am EDT 

Humana Inc : Humana increases earnings guidance . Sees Q2 2016 adjusted earnings per share about $2.28 . Sees FY 2016 adjusted earnings per share at least $9.25 . says updated guidance for FY16 adjusted eps of at least $9.25 compares to its previous guidance for FY16 adjusted eps of at least $8.85 . Higher guidance due to better-than-expected performance YTD for individual medicare advantage and healthcare services businesses . "Individual business remains very challenging" . Experiencing better-than-expected performance across several of its businesses resulting in an increase in its FY16 earnings guidance for these businesses . sees Q2 gaap earnings per share $2.03 . Due to pending transaction with Aetna, company is not planning to host a conference call in conjunction with Q2 earnings release . Says expects 2017 premiums associated with ACA-compliant offerings in range of $750 million to $1 billion . Notified relevant departments of insurance of intent to discontinue certain on-exchange individual products across various geographies for 2017 . Guidance for FY16 adjusted to reflect lower projected tax rate, raising co's eps guidance by approximately $0.12 per diluted common share . Together with Aetna, company intends to "vigorously defend" Aetna transaction in response to DOJ lawsuit.  Full Article

U.S. files antitrust lawsuit vs Aetna, Humana
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 10:19am EDT 

: U.S. files antitrust lawsuit to block Aetna Inc Humana Inc deal -- court records . Lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington, d.c.; complaint not immediately available online.  Full Article

Aetna and Humana to defend their pending transaction
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 10:19am EDT 

: Aetna and Humana to defend their pending transaction .Plans to "vigorously defend" Aetna-Humana pending merger in response to U.S. DOJ lawsuit seeking to block transaction.  Full Article

Aetna ready to defend its deal if sued - CNBC
Wednesday, 20 Jul 2016 12:50pm EDT 

: Aetna Ready To Defend Its Deal If Sued, Has Divestitures In Place - CNBC, citing source Further company coverage: [AET.N HUM.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

Fitch maintains Humana's ratings on positive watch
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016 06:02pm EDT 

Fitch:Fitch maintains Humana's ratings on positive watch.  Full Article

Aetna says continues to expect to complete Humana deal in 2nd half of 2016
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016 04:16pm EDT 

Aetna Inc : Reaffirm full-year 2016 operating earnings per share projection of $7.90 to $8.10 . Continue to expect to complete proposed acquisition of humana inc. In second half of 2016 .Fy2016 earnings per share view $8.03 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Humana Inc reaffirms FY 2016 EPS guidance
Wednesday, 4 May 2016 08:00am EDT 

Humana Inc:Reaffirms FY 2016 adjusted EPS of at least $8.85.  Full Article

Humana Inc declares payment of quarterly dividend to stockholders
Thursday, 18 Feb 2016 04:15pm EST 

Humana Inc:Declares cash dividend to stockholders of $0.29 per share payable on April 29, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 31, 2016.  Full Article

Humana Inc gives FY, Q1 2016 EPS guidance
Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 07:30am EST 

Humana Inc:Expects FY 2016 adjusted EPS of at least $8.85.Expects Q1 2016 adjusted EPS to be at least $1.80, reflecting change in quarterly seasonality related to the PDR as well as the impact of the leap year.  Full Article

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Mega-M&A risks morphing into breakups by command

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - Donald Trump's election as the next American president risks morphing the era of mega-M&A into bumper breakups by command. The self-described dealmaker has already railed against AT&T's planned $85 bln tie-up with Time Warner, wants to rip apart Comcast-NBC Universal and may have a beef with large banks. Corporate chieftains' imperial ambitions may have to be put on hold.