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Aetna Inc (AET)

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Aetna reports Q3 earnings per share $2.52
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna reports third-quarter 2017 results.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $2.45.Q3 earnings per share $2.52.Q3 earnings per share view $2.09 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna Inc - Medical membership totaled 22.2 million at sept. 30, 2017 versus 22.1 million reported at June 30, 2017.Aetna Inc - Qtrly ‍total revenue $15.0 billion versus $15.8 billion.Q3 revenue view $15.13 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna Inc - ‍​Qtrly total health care medical benefit ratio 81.9 percent versus 82 percent.Aetna Inc - Sees FY 2017 gaap eps about $5.95‍​.Aetna Inc ‍​sees FY 2017 adjusted EPS of about $9.75.FY2017 earnings per share view $9.50 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aetna- ‍Decrease in qtrly total revenue primarily due to lower premiums in aetna's health care segment and temporary suspension of health insurer fee in 2017​.Aetna Inc - "‍once again increasing our full year 2017 earnings projections"​.  Full Article

CVS has proposed to acquire Aetna for more than $200 per share - CNBC, citing DJ‍​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 04:00pm EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - :CVS has proposed to acquire AETNA for more than $200 per share - CNBC,citing DJ‍​.  Full Article

CVS Health in talks to buy Aetna - CNBC, citing DJ ‍​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 03:29pm EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - ‍​:CVS Health in talks to buy Aetna - CNBC, citing DJ ‍​.  Full Article

The Hartford to acquire Aetna's U.S. group life and disability business
Monday, 23 Oct 2017 06:45am EDT 

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :The Hartford signs agreement to acquire Aetna’S U.S. group life and disability business.Aetna Inc - deal for $1.45 billion​.Aetna - ‍projects impact of deal to 2017 earnings per share to be immaterial given timing of transaction, slightly dilutive to 2018 earnings per share.Aetna Inc - ‍acquisition will be accretive to Hartford's earnings in 2018​.Aetna Inc - ‍acquisition will be funded by Hartford by dividends from its insurance subsidiaries and holding company resources​.Aetna Inc - ‍Hartford does not intend to issue debt or equity in order to fund cash consideration for acquisition​.Aetna Inc - ‍Hartford does not currently expect to authorize an equity repurchase plan for 2018​.  Full Article

Aetna expects to reaffirm 2017 EPS projection
Monday, 11 Sep 2017 05:42pm EDT 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc :Aetna - Expect to reaffirm 2017 EPS projection of $5.46 to $5.56, 2017 adjusted earnings per share projection of $9.45 to $9.55‍​ - SEC filing.FY 2017 earnings per share view $9.54 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

AbleTo raises $36.6 million in series D funding
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 12:00pm EDT 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - AbleTo::Raises $36.6 million in series D funding, led by Bain Capital Ventures.Says raises $36.6 million in series D funding led by Bain Capital Ventures.  Full Article

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

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CVS plans to keep Aetna's headquarters in Connecticut

NEW YORK CVS Health Inc said on Friday that it plans to keep Aetna Inc's headquarters in Connecticut after it completes its $69 billion acquisition of the U.S. health insurer.