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Express Scripts Holding Co (ESRX.OQ)

ESRX.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

U.S. DOJ Grants Clearance To Cigna's Acquisition Of Express Scripts
Monday, 17 Sep 2018 02:49pm EDT 

Sept 17 (Reuters) - Cigna Corp ::U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE GRANTS CLEARANCE TO CIGNA’S ACQUISITION OF EXPRESS SCRIPTS.CIGNA - CO, EXPRESS SCRIPTS CONTINUE TO ANTICIPATE THAT DEAL WILL CLOSE BY YEAR-END 2018.  Full Article

Cigna Corp Says Expects To Participate In Meetings With Investors & Analysts Over Next Several Weeks
Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018 05:57pm EDT 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - Cigna Corp ::CIGNA CORP - EXPECT TO PARTICIPATE IN MEETINGS WITH INVESTORS & ANALYSTS OVER NEXT SEVERAL WEEKS.CIGNA - CIGNA OFFICIALS EXPECT TO PROVIDE UPDATE RELATED TO REGULATORY APPROVALS FOR PENDING ACQUISITION OF EXPRESS SCRIPTS DURING MEETINGS.  Full Article

Carl Icahn To Publicly Oppose $54 Bln Cigna-Express Scripts Deal - WSJ
Monday, 6 Aug 2018 07:03pm EDT 

Aug 6 (Reuters) - :CARL ICAHN TO PUBLICLY OPPOSE $54 BILLION CIGNA-EXPRESS SCRIPTS DEAL - WSJ.CARL ICAHN PLANS TO SEND OPEN LETTER TUESDAY URGING FELLOW CIGNA SHAREHOLDERS TO VOTE AGAINST CIGNA'S $54 BILLION DEAL TO BUY EXPRESS SCRIPTS - WSJ.  Full Article

Express Scripts On Track To Close Deal With Cigna Before End Of Year
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 04:37pm EDT 

May 16 (Reuters) - Cigna Corp ::EXPRESS SCRIPTS HOLDING CO SAYS "WE ARE ON TRACK TO CLOSE" DEAL WITH CIGNA "BEFORE THE END OF THIS YEAR, AS PLANNED" - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Express Scripts Says 2018 Annual Bonus Plan To Be Funded At 200% With No Proration If Cigna Deal Closes In 2018
Monday, 19 Mar 2018 05:45pm EDT 

March 19 (Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding Co :EXPRESS SCRIPTS HOLDING SAYS IF CIGNA DEAL CLOSES IN 2018, 2018 ANNUAL BONUS PLAN TO BE FUNDED AT 200% WITH NO PRORATION - SEC FILING.EXPRESS SCRIPTS-IF CIGNA DEAL NOT CLOSED IN 2018, FINANCIAL TARGETS SET AT START OF YEAR TO BE USED TO DETERMINE FUNDING OF 2018 BONUS FOR Q1 2019 PAYOUT.  Full Article

Express Scripts Says If Cigna Merger Terminated Co To Pay Cigna $1.6 Bln
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 05:44pm EST 

March 9 (Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding Co : :EXPRESS SCRIPTS HOLDING SAYS IF MERGER AGREEMENT WITH CIGNA TERMINATED UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, THEN CO MUST PAY CIGNA FEE OF $1.6 BILLION - SEC FILING.EXPRESS SCRIPTS HOLDING SAYS CIGNA HAS RECIPROCAL OBLIGATIONS TO PAY $1.6 BILLION TERMINATION FEE TO CO IF MERGER DEAL TERMINATED UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS.EXPRESS SCRIPTS - IF MERGER DEAL TERMINATED BY EITHER CO, CIGNA UNDER FURTHER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, CIGNA MAY BE REQUIRED TO PAY CO REVERSE FEE OF $2.1 BILLION.  Full Article

Express Scripts CEO Does Not Expect To Lose Health Insurer Customers
Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 09:00am EST 

March 8 (Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding Co ::EXPRESS SCRIPTS CEO DOES NOT EXPECT TO LOSE HEALTH INSURER CUSTOMERS AS A RESULT OF BEING BOUGHT BY INSURER CIGNA.  Full Article

Cigna Expects 2021 Earnings Of $20 To $21 Per Share
Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 08:30am EST 

March 8 (Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding Co ::CIGNA EXPECTS 2021 EARNINGS OF $20 TO $21 PER SHARE, UP FROM TARGET OF $18 PER SHARE, DUE TO EXPRESS SCRIPTS DEAL.  Full Article

Cigna Says Deal To Provide Greater Than About $600 Mln In Retained Synergies
Thursday, 8 Mar 2018 07:51am EST 

March 8 (Reuters) - Cigna Corp ::CIGNA SAYS DEAL TO PROVIDE GREATER THAN ABOUT $600 MILLION IN RETAINED SYNERGIES - PRESENTATION.  Full Article

Express Scripts Reports Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $2.16
Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 04:01pm EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding Co ::EXPRESS SCRIPTS ANNOUNCES 2017 FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.16.Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.10.REAFFIRMS FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $9.27 TO $9.47.SEES Q1 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.73 TO $1.78.QTRLY REVENUE $25,378.8 MILLION VERSUS $24,863.3 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $25.10 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.09 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.‍​EXPECTS TOTAL ADJUSTED CLAIMS FOR Q1 TO BE IN THE RANGE OF 335 MILLION TO 345 MILLION.QTRLY ADJUSTED CLAIMS OF 355.8 MILLION, FLAT FROM 2016.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.74 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Cigna-Express scripts deal gets anti-trust approval

Sept 17 - Health insurer Cigna Corp's $52 billion acquisition of pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts Holding Co has passed U.S. antitrust scrutiny, the companies said on Monday, allowing a combination the companies say will lead to lower costs by better coordinating pharmacy and medical benefits.