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WebMD Health Corp (WBMD.OQ)

WBMD.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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WBMD.OQ

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About

WebMD Health Corp. is a provider of health information services. The Company provides its services to consumers, physicians and other healthcare professionals through its Websites, mobile applications and health-focused publications. Advertisers and sponsors use The WebMD Health Network to reach and engage healthcare professiona... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.79
Market Cap(Mil.): $2,515.86
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 37.98
Dividend: --
Yield (%): --

Financials

  WBMD.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 34.33 31.02 1,723.30
EPS (TTM): 1.93 -- --
ROI: 7.08 16.63 13.95
ROE: 23.04 19.68 14.56

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.

Aug 14 2017

BRIEF-WebMD Health provides notice of anticipated make-whole fundamental change/make whole change of control to holders of convertible notes

* WebMD Health Corp. Provides notice of anticipated make-whole fundamental change / make whole change of control to holders of its convertible notes

Aug 07 2017

BRIEF-Internet Brands commences tender offer for all outstanding shares of WebMD

* Internet Brands - Internet Brands, a KKR portfolio co, announces commencement of tender offer for all outstanding shares of WebMD at $66.50 per share​

Aug 07 2017

LPC: KKR lines up US$2.25bn of loans for Nature’s Bounty buy

NEW YORK, July 26 Private equity firm KKR & Co has lined up a syndicate of banks including Credit Suisse, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Jefferies, Morgan Stanley, RBC Capital Markets, HSBC and Mizuho to underwrite the debt financing for its leveraged buyout of U.S. vitamin and nutritional supplement maker Nature’s Bounty Co, according to three sources familiar with the matter.

Jul 26 2017

LPC: WebMD acquisition to be backed by US$1.7bn loan package

NEW YORK, July 25 US online health publisher WebMD Health Corp’s acquisition by KKR & Co-backed Internet Brands will be financed in part by an all-loan debt structure led by Credit Suisse, according to three sources familiar with the matter.

Jul 25 2017

KKR has eye on health with WebMD, Nature's Bounty deals

Private equity firm KKR & Co has agreed to buy WebMD Health Corp for about $2.8 billion, bringing a slew of popular online health information websites under one umbrella, and separately said it would buy a major stake in Nature's Bounty Company. | Video

Jul 24 2017

UPDATE 4-KKR has eye on health with WebMD, Nature's Bounty deals

July 24 Private equity firm KKR & Co has agreed to buy WebMD Health Corp for about $2.8 billion, bringing a slew of popular online health information websites under one umbrella, and separately said it would buy a major stake in Nature's Bounty Company.

Jul 24 2017

BRIEF-Blue Harbour Group comments on acquisition of WebMD

* Shareholder of WebMD owning approximately 9% of common shares commented on WebMD's agreement to be acquired by KKR & Co LLP​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

Jul 24 2017

WebMD gets second opinion on rollup strategy

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - WebMD's rollup strategy finally got a second opinion. Back in 1999, the online healthcare-information publisher united with another fledging rival in a deal that was backed by Microsoft, Intel and others. KKR is now buying the dot-com survivor for $2.8 billion, far less than the internet-frenzied stock-swap valuation. This fresh merger with Internet Brands may work out better.

Jul 24 2017

US STOCKS-Wall St set to open flat as earnings season gathers pace

* Futures down: Dow 3 pts, S&P 0.25 pts, Nasdaq 2.25 pts (Adds details, comment, updates prices)

Jul 24 2017

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