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  1. Court Won't Exempt Notre Dame from Birth Control ProvisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Townhall

    ... The university self-insures its employees, but the school uses Meritain Health Inc. to administer the plan and Aetna Inc. to provide health insurance to students and staff. Notre Dame is among more than a dozen schools and religious nonprofits that ...

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  2. Court won't exempt Notre Dame from birth control provisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... The university self-insures its employees, but the school uses Meritain Health Inc. to administer the plan and Aetna Inc. to provide health insurance to students and staff. Notre Dame is among more than a dozen schools and religious nonprofits that ...

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  3. Aetna: Rumblings of Major Acquisition ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insurance Networking

    Analysts predict Aetna is planning to acquire another carrier in the near future, likely Humana or Cigna, a move that promises to disrupt the industry. A consolidation with one of the two carriers is an 'imminent' possibility, according to Leerink Swann analyst Ana Gupte.

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  4. Fitch Affirms Cigna's Ratings; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Information Technology

    ... Cigna's market position based on membership ranked fourth behind UnitedHealth Group, Inc., WellPoint, Inc., and Aetna Inc. Consistently solid profitability and interest coverage are key rating components partially offsetting high financial leverage. ...

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  5. Investing in health insurance stocks: Malcolm BerkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Erie Times News

    ... care and that growing revenues, earnings and dividends would push those stocks higher. So I bought Humana at $152 and Aetna at $91 in January. Now the government has said it is reducing payments to Humana and Aetna. Do these companies still have ...

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  6. University of Notre Dame v. BurwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | FindLaw

    ... of the university's employee health plan. To take care of its students' medical needs, Notre Dame has a contract with Aetna, Inc., the well-known health care and health insurance company (and Meritain's parent); the contract gives the students the ...

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  7. GEU has history of disagreements with university over wages, benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The State News

    ... healthcare benefits, however, were agreeable to the GEU. That was until last summer, when the insurance provider, Aetna Inc., no longer provided the same benefits. MSU administration said it was because of the increased costs associated with the ...

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  8. Daily Dividend Report: BTE, BRS, AET, XEC, TW, WLKRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | MarketNewsVideo

    ... The dividend will be payable on June 18, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 5, 2015. Aetna (NYSE: AET ) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on July ...

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  9. Shareholders reject political lobbying proposal at AetnaRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Pensions & Investments

    Aetna Inc. shareholders Friday rejected a New York State Common Retirement Fund proposal calling for the company to disclose spending on political lobbying, said Mark T. Bertolini, Aetna chairman and CEO, at the company's annual meeting, broadcast via webcast.

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  10. Mark Bertolini's Strategic Move On WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Forbes.com

    Art Kleiner On January 12, 2015, Aetna chairman and CEO Mark Bertolini announced a raise in Aetna's minimum wage to US$16 per hour. For the 5,700 employees who stood to benefit, this meant an average pay increase of 11 percent; some saw an increase of 33 percent.

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  11. Berko: If forced to pick just one, pick is AetnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Columbian

    ... care and that growing revenues, earnings and dividends would push those stocks higher. So I bought Humana at $152 and Aetna at $91 in January. Now the government has said it is reducing payments to Humana and Aetna. Do these companies still have ...

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  12. Analyst Calls Aetna Acquisition Of Humana Or Cigna 'Imminent'Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Hartford Courant

    A financial analyst who covers Aetna said this week that the health insurer is poised for a large acquisition and that Humana or Cigna are likely targets. None of the companies would talk about the matter Friday, and the report was strictly one analyst's informed view.

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Business Wire

    ... the addition of the "Global Agricultural Films Market 2015-2019" report to the... )--The Board of Directors of Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is ...

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  14. Huge Long-Term Upside Available In Aetna Not Reflected In Its Option PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Seeking Alpha

    Earnings momentum has historically been a strength, as the company has a strong track record of beating analyst earnings estimates. We are long Aetna Inc. through long duration calls, which we feel are undervaluing the stock's long-term potential.

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  15. Pension funds take different sides on political lobbying proposal at AetnaRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Pensions & Investments

    Aetna Inc. shareholders face voting Friday on a New York State Common Retirement Fund proposal calling for the company to disclose spending on political lobbying, and pension funds are lined up on different sides of the issue.

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  16. Value-Based Care May Drive Aetna Bid For Cigna Or HumanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Forbes.com

    ... is tied to outcomes, performance and quality of care provided. Humana administers a large book of Medicare business Aetna may be interested in, some reports indicate, and larger amounts of capital may be needed to managed it. The Centers for ...

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  17. What a Humana sale would mean to LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Business Journal

    Yesterday we heard that Louisville-based Humana Inc. might be a potential acquisition target for a competitor, Hartford, Conn.-base Aetna Inc. At this point, we're talking about speculation that came from an analyst: Leerink Partners' Anagha Gupte, who met with Aetna's leadership. Investor's Business Daily reports that Gupte called both Humana and Cigna Corp. acquisition targets.

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  18. Aetna Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche BankRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... other analysts have also recently weighed in on AET. Analysts at Leerink Swann raised their price target on shares of Aetna from $130.00 to $135.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research note on Tuesday. Analysts at BMO Capital ...

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  19. Humana shares rally on merger speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Journal

    Humana Inc. is having a good day on Wall Street today based on speculation it could be purchased by competitor Hartford, Conn.-based Aetna Inc. Louisville-based insurance giant Humana Inc. is having a good day on Wall Street today amid speculation it could be purchased by competitor Hartford, Conn.-based Aetna Inc. In early afternoon trading, Humana stock was up more than 3 percent, at $171.99. According to a report by Investor's Business Daily , the rally is courtesy of an analyst's report that an Aetna purchase of either Humana or Cigna Corp. could be imminent.

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  20. Analyst Predicts Large Transaction 'Imminent' For AetnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | TheStreet.com

    The firm added that consolidation remains likely, adding that a deal between Aetna and Cigna WHAT'S NEW: The firm's meeting with Aetna management alleviated fears about the impact of higher Medicare Advantage utilization trends, Leerink analyst Ana Gupte reported. Medicare Advantage trends should continue to moderate, commercial utilization trends are still well-controlled, and the insurer is continuing to be disciplined when it comes to commercial pricing, Gupte reported.

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