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Aetna Inc (AET.N)

AET.N on New York Stock Exchange

178.13USD
22 May 2018
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$0.41 (+0.23%)
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Aetna Inc. is a diversified healthcare benefits company. The Company operates through three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance and Large Case Pensions. It offers a range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health,... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.60
Market Cap(Mil.): $57,965.39
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 327.10
Dividend: 0.50
Yield (%): 1.13

Financials

  AET.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 16.36 21.71 32.59
EPS (TTM): 10.83 -- --
ROI: -- -0.07 12.60
ROE: 23.44 19.81 14.49

BRIEF-Aetna Sets Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.50 Per Share

* SETS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.50PER SHARE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

May 18 2018

U.S. hedge funds pile into health insurers, ignore Amazon threat

NEW YORK Prominent hedge fund managers appear to have wagered on U.S. health insurers whose shares tumbled after Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon unveiled plans in January for a joint venture aimed at slashing healthcare costs.

May 15 2018

Big-name hedge funds bought healthcare stocks in 1st quarter

NEW YORK, May 15 Prominent hedge fund managers appeared to make big first-quarter bets in UnitedHealth Group Inc, Anthem Inc and other health insurers whose shares tumbled in January after Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon in January announced a joint venture to slash U.S. healthcare costs.

May 15 2018

Health insurer Aetna beats estimates despite higher flu costs

U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc , which has agreed to be bought by CVS Health Inc , reported a better-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday as an adjustment for low healthcare spending late last year offset a rise in flu-related costs.

May 01 2018

UPDATE 2-Health insurer Aetna beats estimates despite higher flu costs

May 1 U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc, which has agreed to be bought by CVS Health Inc, reported a better-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday as an adjustment for low healthcare spending late last year offset a rise in flu-related costs.

May 01 2018

BRIEF-Aetna Says Recorded Operating Expense Of $233 Mln For March Quarter

* AETNA INC SAYS RECORDED OPERATING EXPENSE OF $233 MILLION FOR MARCH QUARTER, RELATED TO ESTIMATED SHARE OF 2018 HEALTH INSURER FEE - SEC FILING Source text - https://bit.ly/2w3V5rf Further company coverage:

May 01 2018

Health insurer Aetna posts quarterly profit

May 1 Health insurer Aetna Inc, which has agreed to be bought by CVS Health Inc, reported a first-quarter profit on Tuesday, primarily due to costs in the year-ago quarter related to termination of the Humana Inc deal.

May 01 2018

BRIEF-Aetna Reports Q1 Earnings Per Share $3.67

* Q1 REVENUE $15.3 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $15.29 BILLION

May 01 2018

Express Scripts targets Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs in pricing shift

LOS ANGELES The largest U.S. manager of prescription benefits is telling drugmakers that the current pricing model is broken, and taking aim at Amgen Inc, Eli Lilly and Co and other makers of new migraine medicines to try and fix it.

Apr 24 2018

Express Scripts targets Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs in pricing shift

LOS ANGELES The largest U.S. manager of prescription benefits is telling drugmakers that the current pricing model is broken, and taking aim at Amgen Inc , Eli Lilly and Co and other makers of new migraine medicines to try and fix it.

Apr 24 2018

Competitors

  Price Chg
Anthem Inc (ANTM.N) $234.07 +0.42
CIGNA Corporation (CI.N) $177.69 +0.24

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