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  1. Rasmussen: Obamacare's poor checkupRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... For others, it's a huge problem. And, of course, the law is making health insurance more expensive. The head of Aetna, Mark Bertolini, and other industry executives have said they expect to see significant price hikes from the law. That impacts tens ...

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  2. Wellpoint CEO Says Obamacare Premiums 'Likely' to DoubleRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... to skyrocket" claim directly contradicts a variety of on-the-record assessments by health insurance executives - e.g., Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini , Wellpoint president Joe Swedish , and Cigna CEO David Cordani - that the Obamacare premium structure is ...

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  3. Earnings Season Starts Rough for Health InsurersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... kept people away from the doctor's offices where they would use their insurance. The nation's third largest insurer, Aetna Inc., reports earnings next Thursday, and the Blue Cross Blue Shield insurer WellPoint Inc. follows the week after that. The ...

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  4. Obamacare Stats Still Bad for DemocratsRead the original story

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... For others, it's a huge problem. And, of course, the law is making health insurance more expensive. The head of Aetna, Mark Bertolini, and other industry executives have said they expect to see significant price hikes from the law. That impacts tens ...

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  5. UnitedHealth: New hepatitis C drug costs far more than forecastRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... of specialty medicines. UnitedHealth shares fell nearly 4 percent on Thursday and shares of rivals WellPoint Inc and Aetna Inc fell 3.8 percent and 3.4 percent, respectively, as investors weighed what their potential costs could be as well. The ...

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  6. UnitedHealth says first-quarter profit fell on reform costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hartford Courant

    ... of the publicly traded managed care companies to report earnings. Competitors include Cigna Corp , WellPoint Inc , Aetna Inc , and Humana Inc . Government healthcare has been a fast-growing business for these companies, and in particular private ...

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  7. Employers switch to high-deductible plans and private exchanges to cut costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Business Insurance

    ... to containing costs," Mr. Kaplan said. Chris Riedl, Chicago-based head of product strategy for national accounts at Aetna Inc., said the cost savings companies can accrue after shifting employees to a high-deductible health plan, also known as a ...

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  8. UnitedHealth backs FY14 EPS, revenue guidanceRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... UnitedHealth sank 3.7% to $75.31. Other health insurers also declined, with WellPoint (WLP) dropping 4% to $91.89, Aetna (AET) falling 3.3% to $67.54, Humana (HUM) declining 2.25% to $106.35, and Health Net (HNT) sliding 1% to $31.74. Notable ...

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  9. The long goodbye to SebeliusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Human Events

    ... "I do think it's likely premium rate shocks are coming," said Chet Burrell, CEO of Care First BlueCross BlueShield. Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini, one of the first to raise the alarm, said increases "could go as high as 100 percent." In most states, ...

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  10. UnitedHealth retreats after Citi cuts rating on sharesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... Silverstein joins WellPoint from The Boston Consulting Group where he was a Senior Partner and Managing Director. Aetna, Tenet form accountable care collaboration in San Antonio Aetna (AET), Tenet's (THC) Baptist Health System and HealthTexas ...

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  11. Study Finds Voluntary Corporate Political Spending Disclosure LackingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Roll Call

    ... to shareholders the use of corporate resources for political activities. Companies mentioned in the petition include Aetna Inc., Microsoft, Pfizer Inc., Ford Motor Company, Prudential, FedEx, Boeing, Wells Fargo, and Altria. Political MoneyLine is ...

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  12. Three strong stocks that may be M&A targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Globe and Mail

    ... My Greenblatt-inspired model likes Neustar's 11.6-per-cent earnings yield and 69.2-per-cent return on capital. Aetna Inc. (AET): This Hartford, Conn.-based health insurer has a $27-billion market cap and has taken in $47-billion in sales over the ...

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  13. Insurance giant Aetna looks to expand in the Boston areaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Business Journal

    Hartford-based insurance giant Aetna is seeking to expand its health insurance business in eastern Massachusetts and is making its presence known with a high-visibility marketing campaign in the heart of Red Sox Nation at Fenway Park.

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  14. More.Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... prices, and some of the biggest companies shelled out millions of dollars to either keep or attract their leaders. Aetna Inc. Chairman and CEO Mark T. Bertolini saw his total compensation more than double, to top $30 million last year, largely due ...

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  15. The next ObamaCare disastersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | New York Post

    ... "I do think it's likely premium-rate shocks are coming," said Chet Burrell, CEO of Care First BlueCross BlueShield. Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini, one of the first to raise the alarm, said increases "could go as high as 100 percent." In most states, ...

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  16. Release of painkiller Zohydro ER adds to opioid concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Business Insurance

    ... Carpenter, Tucson, Ariz.-based vice president of pharmacy product at Coventry Workers' Comp Services, a division of Aetna Inc. "We, as an industry, have many patients who are still in the danger zone of taking these types of medications." "We're ...

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  17. Selman and Co. expands via acquisitionsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    ... & Co. issues policies, bills and collects premiums, and performs customer service between insurance companies such as Aetna or Hartford and members of associations, customers of financial institutions and employees through employers. The ASI deal ...

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  18. NH Gop - Icymi: Live Free or ObamacareRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | NH Insider

    ... with 40.7% of all private policies, but strong rivals included Harvard Pilgrim (20.4%), Cigna CI -3.05%(18.7%) and Aetna AET -2.88% (7.8%). Anthem did have a 76% share of the individual market, but aren Nor is Anthem filling some urgent health-care ...

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  19. Health care, wages driving increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... an increase of $148, 617 in insurance costs as well. If the school board sticks with its current insurance provider, Aetna, Inc., nearly all the insurance costs are expected to remain about the same, Butler said. The exception is workers' ...

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  20. Former Aetna executive gets new gig with fledgling health allianceRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Business Journal

    ... out its management team this week with the appointment of Patrick Y. Young as executive chairman. Young is a former Aetna (NYSE; AET) executive who most recently served as president of the managed-care company's Pennsylvania, Delaware, and West ...

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