Aetna, Inc.

+$0.70 (+0.3%)
Closing price November 28, 2018

CVS Earnings, Merger With Aetna Look Good to Investors

CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) reported third-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday. The pharmacy retail operator posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.73 on revenues of $47.3 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aetna, Baker Hughes, Chesapeake Energy, Cognizant, Cummins, Eli Lilly, GE, Qualcomm, Weatherford and More

Stocks were indicated to open much higher on Wednesday after Tuesday's bounce, and earnings may be saving the day, on top of a strong ADP payrolls report. Some investors have ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aetna, Analog Devices, Lowe’s, Merck, Pfizer, Plug Power, Qualcomm, Target and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Thursday morning, though the S&P 500 hit an all-time high earlier in the week. Earnings season is all but over now and was ...
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Why The Huge AT&T Win May Bode Well For Other Takeover Targets

If you were a betting man or woman, you may have lost a bunch betting on the merger chances for AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) and Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX). ...
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Technology Still Dominates the Current Top 10 Holdings in Hedge Funds

We have always maintained here at 24/7 Wall St. that keeping portfolio holdings a secret among managers at hedge fund and mutual funds is probably not their best quality, as ...
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What the Management Picture for CVS and Aetna Will Look Like Going Forward

CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) and Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) are closing in on finalizing the acquisition, and the companies have now announced the management team going forward. Ultimately, Aetna ...
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Why Walmart Might Want to Acquire Humana

Late Thursday, reports began to trickle in that retail behemoth Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) was in preliminary negotiations to acquire health insurer Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM). Humana's market cap of ...
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Why Cigna’s $50 Billion Offer for Express Scripts Is a Bad Deal

Health insurer Cigna Corp. (NYSE: CI) announced Thursday morning that it has reached an agreement with Express Scripts Inc. (NASDAQ: ESRX) to acquire the pharmacy benefits management (PBM) firm for ...
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10 Large Cap Stocks the Top Hedge Funds Are Buying Now

While chasing what portfolio managers own isn’t always the best idea, many people have made a lot of money by simply mimicking what legendary investors like Warren Buffett hold. With ...
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10 Stocks Seeing Multiple Analyst Upgrades After Earnings and Key News

The stock market may have shown that it actually can sell off in a hurry if it wants to or needs to earlier this week. That being said, it snapped ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Apple, Biogen, EA, FitBit, Foot Locker, McDonald’s, Pfizer and More

Stocks have proven that they can sell off when they want to again, but the reality is that the markets were barely 2% off of last week's all-time highs. And ...
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Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan Combine to Lower Health Care Costs

In an announcement Tuesday morning that is roiling health care provider stocks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A), and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) said the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BHP Billiton, CBS, Eli Lilly, GE, Halliburton, IBM, Schlumberger, Verizon and More

Stocks were lower on Monday, but perhaps not as bad as many might have worried about considering the government shutdown. What investors have to consider is that prior to the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, Honeywell, IBM, Lululemon, Oracle, United Tech, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks did not deviate from hitting all-time highs on the first trading day of the year, and the second trading day of the year is looking positive as well. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aetna, AIG, Applied Materials, Autozone, Delphi, First Solar, Toll Brothers and More

Stocks have hit new all-time highs after tax reform looks more and more certain, but stocks were lower on Wednesday morning on profit taking. There had been a rotational trading ...
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