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  1. Aetna to buy Humana in $35 billion dealRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul. The proposed cash-and-stock deal, announced early Friday, would make Aetna a sizeable player in the rapidly growing Medicare Advantage business, which offers privately run versions of the federally funded health care program for the elderly and some people with disabilities.

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  2. Aetna to buy Humana for $37 billion in largest insurance dealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Quincy Journal

    ... goes". Kind of defeats the purpose. So "condoning freedom" is not the goal of most any religion. Health insurer Aetna Inc. on Friday said it would buy smaller rival Humana Inc. for about $37 billion in cash and stock, in the largest-ever deal in the ...

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  3. Aetna to buy health insurance competitor Humana in $37billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Health insurer Aetna Inc. has made a deal to buy competitor Humana Inc. in a $37billion deal the companies say would create the second-largest ...

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  4. Aetna offering $35B for rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the 2010 federal health care overhaul. The proposed cash-and-stock deal, announced early Friday, would make Aetna a sizable player in the rapidly growing Medicare Advantage business, which offers privately run versions of the federally funded health care program for the elderly and some people with disabilities.

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  5. Aetna to purchase Humana for $37BRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Health insurer Aetna Inc . on Friday said it would buy smaller rival Humana Inc .

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  6. Aetna to acquire Humana in $37B cash-and-stock dealRead the original story

    Friday | SNL Financial

    Under the terms of the agreement - unanimously approved by the board of each company - Humana stockholders will receive $125 in cash and 0.8375 Aetna common shares for each Humana share. As a result of the transaction, Aetna's shareholders would own about 74% of the combined company and Humana's shareholders would own about 26%.

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  7. Mitch McConnell Blames Aetna-Humana Merger on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell slammed the $37 billion merger of Aetna and Humana on Friday, saying it confirmed his predictions that Obamacare would lead to such consolidation among health insurers - and eventually to fewer options for Americans. "For more than 30 years, Humana has been a cornerstone of economic growth and a great philanthropic partner in our community," the Kentucky Republican said.

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  8. Aetna to buy Humana as health insurer landscape shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul. The proposed cash-and-stock deal, announced early Friday, would make Aetna a sizeable player in the rapidly growing Medicare Advantage business, which offers privately run versions of the federally funded health care program for the elderly and some people with disabilities.

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  9. Aetna agrees to acquire rival Humana for $37 bnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. WASHINGTON - Aetna Friday announced that it has agreed to acquire rival Humana for a whopping $37 billion amid a merger mania that has swept the ...

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  10. Insurer merger mania paints muddied picture for consumersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | KDWN

    More than a third of the U.S. population has health coverage through an insurer that either wants to make a huge acquisition or is about to be swallowed up in one. Aetna laid out a plan on Friday to spend around $35 billion to buy the Medicare Advantage provider Humana Inc. That came a day after Centene Corp. and Health Net Inc. announced a smaller deal and a couple of weeks after Anthem Inc. went public with its offer of more than $47 billion for Cigna Corp. The nation's biggest insurer, UnitedHealth Group Inc., also has kicked the tires on making an offer to Aetna Inc., according to The Wall Street Journal.

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  11. Health insurer Aetna will buy rival Humana for $37 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The health insurer Aetna said Friday that it had agreed to acquire its smaller rival Humana for $37 billion in cash and stock, signaling the start of what may become a flurry of consolidation in the sector. The deal would bring together two of the biggest U.S. health insurers.

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  12. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Friday | Lucianne.com

    ... part of a government, but a senior state department official said Obama saw the visit as crucial and Health insurer Aetna Inc. has made a deal to buy competitor Humana Inc. in a $37 billion deal the companies say would create the second-largest ...

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  13. Aetna, Humana CEOs say deal bolsters Medicare, Medicaid businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini, who will be CEO of the combined company, says the deal will make insurance plans simpler for consumers now that the Affordable Care Act has prompted the "retailization" of insurance. Aetna, Humana CEOs say deal bolsters Medicare, Medicaid businesses Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini, who will be CEO of the combined company, says the deal will make insurance plans simpler for consumers now that the Affordable Care Act has prompted the "retailization" of insurance.

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  14. Humana CEO's message to current employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Humana CEO's message to current employees Shortly following the announcement that Hartford-based health insurer Aetna would be purchasing Humana for a reported $37 billion Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1M01n8q LOUISVILLE - Shortly following the announcement that Hartford-based health insurer Aetna would be purchasing Humana for a reported $37 billion , a release was issued to current Humana employees on behalf of Chief Executive Officer Bruce Broussard. According the the Tampa Bay Business Journal , Tampa Bay is the second-largest operations center for Louisville, Kentucky-based Humana.

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  15. Aetna buying Humana, creating second-largest health plan in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Aetna Inc. plans to acquire Humana Inc. for $37 billion, a deal that is expected to take about a year to complete.

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  16. Humana Foundation not part of $37 billion Aetna dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    One of the largest employers in the city of Louisville has agreed to be sold. Aetna's proposed purchase was mere speculation until Friday when both companies announced the $37 billion deal.

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  17. Hedge Funds Were Right About Humana IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Insider Monkey

    ... we ranked Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) as the number one takeover target based on hedge fund sentiment. Early this morning, Aetna Inc (NYSE: AET ) announced that it will acquire Humana for $37 billion in a cash and stock transaction. America's ...

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  18. Aetna, Humana: From Their BeginningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hartford Courant

    The Aetna Fire Insurance Co. was founded in Hartford In 1819. Its name comes from Mount Etna, a volcano in Sicily.

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  19. Aetna will buy rival health insurance giant Humana in $37 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    In this Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, file photo, a sign for Aetna Inc., sits atop a building at the company headquarters in in Hartford, Conn. Health insurer Aetna Inc. has made a deal to buy competitor Humana Inc. in a $37 billion deal the companies say would create the second-largest managed care company, it was announced Friday, July 3, 2014.

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  20. Aetna Plans To Buy Humana For $37 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hartford Courant

    HARTFORD - Aetna Inc. will buy Humana Inc. for $37 billion in a merger of two of the top health insurers in the nation, under a deal announced Friday.

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