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Humana Announces Completion Of Accelerated Share Repurchase Program
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 04:45pm EDT 

March 28 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::HUMANA ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF ACCELERATED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.  Full Article

Humana Names Matt Berger As Regional President
Tuesday, 27 Mar 2018 10:30am EDT 

March 27 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::HUMANA NAMES MATT BERGER AS REGIONAL PRESIDENT.‍FORMER HUMANA DIVISIONAL CFO WILL LEAD HUMANA'S MEDICARE OPERATIONS IN LOUISIANA AND MISSISSIPPI​.  Full Article

Brigade Capital Released Letter To Kindred Healthcare​ Board, CEO
Monday, 19 Mar 2018 11:45am EDT 

March 19 (Reuters) - Brigade Capital Management::BRIGADE CONTINUES TO OPPOSE PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF KINDRED HEALTHCARE BY HUMANA, TPG CAPITAL AND WELSH, CARSON, ANDERSON & STOWE.‍BRIGADE CAPITAL SAYS RELEASED LETTER TO CEO AND BOARD OF KINDRED HEALTHCARE​ TODAY, ON BEHALF OF FUNDS MANAGED BY IT.‍BRIGADE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT SAYS FUNDS MANAGED BY IT PRESENTLY OWN 5.7 PERCENT OF OUTSTANDING SHARES OF KINDRED'S COMMON STOCK​.‍BRIGADE SAYS LETTER TO KINDRED DETAILS BRIGADE'S VIEW THAT SALE IS "ILL TIMED".‍BRIGADE CAPITAL - "URGES" KINDRED BOARD & MANAGEMENT TO EVALUATE, RECONSTITUTE THEMSELVES WITH NEW MEMBERS​.‍BRIGADE SAYS LETTER ALSO PROVIDES EXAMPLES OF "SHORTCOMINGS" IN KINDRED MANAGEMENT'S PROJECTIONS AND MOTIVATIONS RELATING TO TRANSACTION.  Full Article

Kindred Healthcare Says Court Of Chancery For Delaware Denied All But One Of Brigade Capital's Claims
Friday, 16 Mar 2018 07:42am EDT 

March 16 (Reuters) - Kindred Healthcare ::KINDRED HEALTHCARE - COURT OF CHANCERY FOR DELAWARE DENIED ALL BUT ONE OF BRIGADE CAPITAL’S CLAIMS UNDER MOTION FOR EXPEDITED PROCEEDINGS.KINDRED HEALTHCARE SAYS COURT OF CHANCERY FOR DELAWARE SCHEDULED STATUS CONFERENCE TO RECEIVE UPDATE ON NARROW DISCOVERY FOR MARCH 22 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Humana - To Reaffirm Guidance Of About $13.16-$13.66 In Diluted EPS For FY18
Thursday, 1 Mar 2018 07:25am EST 

March 1 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::HUMANA - DURING MEETINGS WITH INVESTORS, TO REAFFIRM GUIDANCE OF ABOUT $13.16-$13.66 IN DILUTED EPS,OR ABOUT $13.50- $14.00 IN ADJUSTED EPS, FOR FY18.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $13.86 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Omega Advisors Takes Share Stake In Wells Fargo, Citigroup
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 12:21pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Omega Advisors::TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 609,700 SHARES IN WELLS FARGO - SEC FILING.TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 130,000 SHARES IN CITIGROUP - SEC FILING.TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 171,353 SHARES IN HUMANA - SEC FILING.TAKES SHARE STAKE OF 1.7 MILLION SPONSORED ADRS IN CEMEX - SEC FILING.DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN GODADDY - SEC FILING.UPS SHARE STAKE IN UNITED CONTINENTAL HOLDINGS TO 2.2 MILLION SHARES FROM 1.8 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.CUTS SHARE STAKE IN PAYPAL TO 499,600 SHARES FROM 892,900 SHARES - SEC FILING.MORE THAN DOUBLES SHARE STAKE IN NABORS INDUSTRIES TO 6.7 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.UPS SHARE STAKE IN OCWEN FINANCIAL BY 27.6 PERCENT TO 11.1 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.UPS SHARE STAKE IN HESS CORP BY 69.7 PERCENT TO 1.7 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF DEC. 31, 2017 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF SEPT. 30, 2017.  Full Article

Humana Reports Qtrly EPS Of $1.29 ‍​
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 06:46am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.29 ‍​.BOARD INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.50 PER SHARE, AN INCREASE OF 25 PERCENT FROM PRIOR DIVIDEND OF $0.40 PER SHARE.QTRLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.06.2018 EPS GUIDANCE OF $13.50 TO $14.00 ON AN ADJUSTED BASIS, $13.16 TO $13.66 ON A GAAP BASIS,.HUMANA - AS A RESULT OF TAX REFORM, ANTICIPATES LOWER FY18 CORPORATE INCOME TAX RATE WILL BENEFIT CO BY APPROXIMATELY $4.00 EPS.2018 EPS GUIDANCE INCLUDES A NET BENEFIT FROM TAX REFORM OF APPROXIMATELY $2.00.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.00 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $12.87 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SAW IMPACT OF ABOUT $0.94 PER SHARE IN QUARTER RELATED WITH RE-MEASUREMENT OF DEFERRED TAX ASSETS UNDER TAX REFORM LAW ‍​.ANTICIPATES PROPOSALS IN THE CMS ADVANCE NOTICE WOULD RESULT IN A CHANGE TO ITS BENCHMARK FUNDING RELATIVELY IN LINE WITH CMS’ ESTIMATE.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $13,189 MILLION VERSUS $12,878‍ MILLION​.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $13.15 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.HUMANA - QTRLY GAAP CONSOLIDATED BENEFIT RATIO OF 83.0 PERCENT, DOWN 620 BPS.HUMANA - QTRLY ADJUSTED CONSOLIDATED BENEFIT RATIO OF 83.0 PERCENT, UP 200 BPS.GROUP MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MEMBERSHIP WAS 441,400 AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2017, UP 24 PERCENT‍​.INDIVIDUAL MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MEMBERSHIP WAS 2.9 MILLION AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2017, UP 1 PERCENT.QUARTER;Y ADJUSTED CONSOLIDATED REVENUES OF $13.00 BILLION VERSUS ADJUSTED CONSOLIDATED REVENUES FOR 4Q16 OF $12.61 BLN‍​.  Full Article

Tivity Health​ Says Co, Humana ‍Extended Existing Partnership Through Dec 31, 2022
Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018 04:15pm EST 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::TIVITY HEALTH​ - CO, HUMANA ‍EXTENDED EXISTING PARTNERSHIP THROUGH DEC 31, 2022.  Full Article

Humana Revises Net Membership Growth Estimate For Individual Medicare Advantage Products
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 08:16am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Humana Inc ::HUMANA - IS REVISING NET MEMBERSHIP GROWTH ESTIMATE FOR INDIVIDUAL MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PRODUCTS FOR YEAR ENDED DEC 31 TO 180,000 TO 200,000 MEMBERS.REVISED MEMBERSHIP ESTIMATE REPRESENTS EXPECTED NET MEMBERSHIP GAINS OF 6 PERCENT TO 7 PERCENT ABOVE YEAR ENDED DEC 31, 2017 MEMBERSHIP LEVEL.HUMANA - IS REITERATING EXPECTATIONS FOR GROUP MEDICARE ADVANTAGE NET MEMBERSHIP GAINS FOR YEAR ENDED DEC 31 OF 65,000 TO 70,000 MEMBERS.FOR YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017, HUMANA'S MANAGEMENT EXPECTS TO REAFFIRM ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS OF APPROXIMATELY $11.60.FOR YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017, HUMANA'S MANAGEMENT EXPECTS TO PROVIDE UPDATED GAAP EPS GUIDANCE OF APPROXIMATELY $16.44.HUMANA - ESTIMATES ENACTMENT OF TAX REFORM LEGISLATION WILL RESULT IN REDUCTION OF ABOUT $160 MILLION IN AFTER-TAX EARNINGS FOR Q4.FY2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $11.63 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.HUMANA SAYS FOR YEAR ENDED DEC 31, 2017, CO'S GAAP EPS GUIDANCE INCLUDES ESTIMATED IMPACT OF TAX REFORM LEGISLATION - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Brigade Capital Reports 5.8 Pct Stake In Kindred Healthcare
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 11:03am EST 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - Brigade Capital Management Lp::BRIGADE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP REPORTS 5.8 PERCENT STAKE IN KINDRED HEALTHCARE AS OF DEC 19‍​ - SEC FILING.SAYS ON DEC 27, IT DELIVERED LETTER TO KINDRED'S BOARD STATING OPPOSITION TO DEAL WITH AFFILIATES OF TPG CAPITAL, HUMANA, AMONG OTHERS.SAYS ‍​REPRESENTATIVES TO ENGAGE IN DISCUSSIONS WITH KINDRED REGARDING PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF KINDRED, AMONG OTHER THINGS.SAYS BELIEVES THAT $9.00/SHARE CASH MERGER PRICE FOR KINDRED "SIGNIFICANTLY UNDERVALUES" KINDRED'S COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

Humana eyes stronger ties with Walmart despite Walgreens partnership

Humana Inc said it was looking to expand its tie-up with Walmart , easing concerns that the insurer's agreement with drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance would prevent it from broadening its partnership with the retailer.