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Aetna Inc (AET)

AET on New York Consolidated

122.74USD
19 Jan 2017
Change (% chg)

$1.77 (+1.46%)
Prev Close
$120.97
Open
$121.00
Day's High
$122.92
Day's Low
$119.27
Volume
2,670,426
Avg. Vol
2,662,391
52-wk High
$136.50
52-wk Low
$92.42

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About

Aetna Inc. is a diversified healthcare benefits company. The Company operates through three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance and Large Case Pensions. The Health Care segment's products and services consist of medical, pharmacy benefit management services, dental, behavioral health and vision plans offered on both an... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.61
Market Cap(Mil.): $42,448.37
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 350.90
Dividend: 0.25
Yield (%): 0.83

Financials

  AET Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 17.46 20.50 30.76
EPS (TTM): 6.93 -- --
ROI: -- 0.02 14.89
ROE: 14.36 15.15 16.30

Trump health pick defends stocks, says Americans won't lose insurance

WASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to head the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services defended his stock holdings and proposals to dismantle Obamacare on Wednesday, saying Americans would not suddenly lose health insurance. | Video

Jan 18 2017

Trump health pick defends stocks, says Americans won't lose insurance

WASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to head the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services defended his stock holdings and proposals to dismantle Obamacare on Wednesday, saying Americans would not suddenly lose health insurance.

Jan 18 2017

UPDATE 4-Trump health pick defends stocks, says Americans won't lose insurance

WASHINGTON, Jan 18 President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to head the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services defended his stock holdings and proposals to dismantle Obamacare on Wednesday, saying Americans would not suddenly lose health insurance.

Jan 18 2017

EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 18)

BRUSSELS, Jan 18 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:

Jan 18 2017

Trump's health pick set to defend investments at U.S. Senate hearing

WASHINGTON, Jan 18 President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for health secretary was expected to face hard questions from a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday about his personal stock investments and proposals to dismantle Obamacare.

Jan 18 2017

Trump nominee spreads insider-trading disease

WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) - One of Donald Trump's nominees is spreading the insider-trading disease. Georgia Representative Tom Price, tapped to be U.S. health and human services secretary, has raised new conflicts-of-interest concerns. He bought shares in publicly traded companies while working on bills affecting them.

Jan 17 2017

J&J, Actelion approach Swiss takeover board over deal structure: paper

ZURICH Johnson & Johnson and Actelion have asked Switzerland's takeover board about the viability of a complicated takeover deal the U.S. healthcare company is discussing with the Swiss biotech firm, newspaper Tages-Anzeiger reported on Friday, without saying how it got the information.

Jan 06 2017

J&J, Actelion approach Swiss takeover board over deal structure -paper

ZURICH, Jan 6 Johnson & Johnson and Actelion have asked Switzerland's takeover board about the viability of a complicated takeover deal the U.S. healthcare company is discussing with the Swiss biotech firm, newspaper Tages-Anzeiger reported on Friday, without saying how it got the information.

Jan 06 2017

Gilead poaches Novartis cancer specialist Riva

ZURICH Gilead Sciences has hired a top cancer specialist from Swiss drugmaker Novartis as the U.S. healthcare group sharpens its focus on oncology.

Jan 04 2017

Mega-merger market set for last gasp

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Financial conditions for mega-mergers are excellent. The chances of getting them done are terrible. That's a good thing. Nearly $850 billion of combinations worth at least $10 billion apiece announced since the beginning of 2015 were waiting to close as of Dec. 1. Among them: Dow Chemical's $130 billion merger with DuPont and AT&T's $85 billion bid for Time Warner. Some won't get past trustbusters. Efforts to merge four huge U.S. health insurers into two

Dec 20 2016

Competitors

  Price Chg
Anthem Inc (ANTM.N) $148.64 +1.42
CIGNA Corporation (CI.N) $144.36 +2.39

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