|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||175.58 - 177.08|
|52 Week Range||132.16 - 194.40|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||31.15|
|Earnings Date||May 1, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.00 (1.16%)|
|1y Target Est||205.13|
Former House Speaker John Boehner has signed on as an advisor to a cannabis company. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy, and former Massachusetts Governor William Weld discuss how the industry is changing with increased support from government leaders.
Amid talk of a Humana takeover, Walmart is also pushing to buy PillPack, a startup that manages prescription pills by packing and delivering them. Yahoo Finance’s Melody Hahm, Dion Rabouin, and Dan Roberts discuss how the buy could impact customers.
Health insurance giant Aetna is expanding its presence in the Bay State, months after choosing New York over Boston to relocate its headquarters.
Aetna Inc. said Tuesday afternoon it would reorganize its business units ahead of its expected acquisition by CVS Health Corp. Aetna said it would break its business down into a health-care segment and ...
Aetna today announced that first-quarter 2018 results will be made public on Tuesday, May 1, at 6:30 a.m. ET. Given the pending transaction with CVS Health, Aetna will not host a conference call in conjunction with its earnings release and does not expect to do so for future quarters.
In its latest issue of Healthcare Quarterly, Moody's Investors Service examines how planned mergers between health insurers and other healthcare companies, as well as potential new entrants to the US healthcare ...
The company's underwriting margins and traditional health insurance business are key areas to watch, according to BMO Capital Markets' Matthew Borsch.
On April 17, 2018, UnitedHealth Group (UNH) is set to announce its fiscal 1Q18 earnings. Wall Street expects UnitedHealth Group to register adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of ~$2.91, representing ~22.7% growth YoY (year-over-year). In fiscal 4Q17, the company reported adjusted EPS of ~$2.59, representing ~22.8% YoY growth.
On April 17, 2018, UnitedHealth Group (UNH) is set to announce its 1Q18 earnings results. In fiscal 1Q18, UnitedHealth Group’s sales are expected to grow 12.5% YoY (year-over-year) to $54.8 billion. In 4Q17, the company registered sales of $52 billion, representing ~9.6% YoY growth, beatings analysts’ estimates. In fiscal 3Q17, the company missed analysts’ estimates.
UnitedHealth Group is the world’s largest healthcare company in terms of revenue. In fiscal 2017, it generated revenue of $201 billion. Set to release its 1Q18 results on April 17, 2018, the company has undergone recent management changes. In November 2017, it established the Optum Ventures investment fund. To learn more, read UnitedHealth Group’s Management Changes and Key Developments.
CVS Health Corp. is hiring a senior executive from a startup that specializes in primary-care clinics, a sign that the drugstore chain is serious about providing more medical services directly to consumers ...
CVS Health on Friday named Marc-David Munk as the new chief medical officer of MinuteClinic, the drugstore chain's retail medical clinic unit and as associate chief medical officer of the company. Late ...
This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting AET. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding AET totaled $15.62 billion.
Dignity Health is far from the only hospital player seeking to gain strength through a merger. But it is the biggest.
The trend of health insurers seeking to expand vertically through mergers and acquisitions to pharmacy benefits and point-of-care service has continued apace for several years, and with several large deals ...
Aetna today announced a multi-year research collaboration with faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The goal of the research will be to study the determinants of well-being, correlations to population health and productivity, and ways to enhance total well-being.
CNBC has reported that Walmart (WMT) is looking to acquire PillPack, an online pharmacy startup, for less than $1 billion. If the deal goes through, PillPack will help Walmart expand its pharmacy offerings, making Walmart more relevant to those customers—primarily senior citizens—who are using multiple medications. This comes amid reports that Walmart is looking for closer ties to or a merger with Humana (HUM).