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  1. Traders Buy Shares of Aetna Inc. (AET) on WeaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Daily Political

    Traders bought shares of Aetna Inc. on weakness during trading on Tuesday. $74.89 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $54.00 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $20.89 million into the stock.

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  2. Aetna Inc. (AET) Downgraded by Wolfe ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Political

    ... investors recently bought and sold shares of the company. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. boosted its position in Aetna by 380.9% in the second quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. now owns 236,833 shares of the company's stock valued at $28,926,000 after ...

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  3. As feds file suit over insurance deals, state postpones hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    The state's Department of Insurance on Thursday postponed a hearing scheduled for this week on the Aetna-Humana merger after federal antitrust officials filed suit to block the proposed deal over anti-competitive concerns. Anthem has a significant stake here, being the parent company of Georgia's largest health insurer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia.

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  4. Anthem Expected to Address DOJ Lawsuit During Q2 Earnings CallRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... agreed on June 20, 2015 to acquire the health insurance giant for $54.2 billion. Since then, the deal, along with Aetna 's ( AET ) acquisition of Humana ( HUM ) , have been the target of antitrust law scrutiny. Just last week, on July 22, the ...

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  5. Merger hopes for Aetna-Humana remain, Anthem-Cigna not so muchRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Despite the U.S. Department of Justice's move to block the billion-dollar mergers between four of the largest national health insurers, analysts say at least one of the deals could still get the green light. Aetna Inc.'s $37 billion deal with Humana Inc. stands a chance to win in federal court against federal antitrust regulators, who sued Thursday to halt the transaction that they say will reduce competition and harm consumers and health care quality.

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  6. Health Insurance Market Is Growing by Leaps and Bounds, Contributing...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... Medicaid) managed insurance. The country's largest health care provides include UnitedHealth Group Inc., Anthem Inc., Aetna Inc., Cigna Corp., and Humana Inc. The cardinal challenges for existing company or especially from new capital entrants in ...

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  7. Health insurer Centene's profit beats; raises forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... to make its mark in the Medicare Advantage market and is said to have made competing offers for the plans that Aetna Inc. may shed to seek clearance for its acquisition of Humana Inc. The company also raised its full-year earnings forecast range to ...

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  8. UPDATE 1-Health insurer Centene's profit beats; raises forecastRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... to make its mark in the Medicare Advantage market and is said to have made competing offers for the plans that Aetna Inc may shed to seek clearance for its acquisition of Humana Inc. The company also raised its full-year earnings forecast range to ...

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  9. Traders Buy Aetna Inc. (AET) on WeaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    Investors bought shares of Aetna Inc. on weakness during trading on Monday. $80.11 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $57.31 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $22.80 million into the stock.

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  10. Fight or Run Is Choice for Health Insurers After DOJ SuitRead the original story

    Monday | The Washington Post

    Hours after the U.S. government sued to block two major health insurance mergers, one deal appears headed for the courthouse while the other could be headed to the graveyard. Within minutes of the Justice Department filing its case in federal court, Aetna Inc. and Humana Inc. issued a joint statement, promising they'd fight in lockstep and "vigorously defend the companies' pending merger."

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  11. Eachwin Capital LP Takes Position in Aetna Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Political

    Eachwin Capital LP purchased a new stake in shares of Aetna Inc. during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The firm purchased 4,406 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $495,000.

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  12. Seven Eight Capital LLC Takes Position in Aetna Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Political

    Seven Eight Capital LLC bought a new stake in Aetna Inc. during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 20,284 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,279,000.

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  13. RPT-DEALTALK-U.S. government's bid to block insurance mergers could spawn new onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Reuters

    The potential bust-up of two mega deals among America's largest health insurance companies may have an unintended result - more mergers. The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday sued to block Aetna Inc's $37 billion purchase of Humana Inc and Anthem Inc's proposed $54 billion buyout of Cigna Corp, arguing that they would cut competition and boost rates for patients.

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  14. Aetna Inc. (AET) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.41% from the company's current price. According to Zacks, "Aetna expects to see long-term growth from the pending Humana acquisition, which will enhance its market power. Continued impact of ...

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  15. Aetna, Cigna Futures Foggy In Wake Of Justice Department Decisions To Block DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Hartford Courant

    The decision by the U.S. Justice Department to go to federal court to block two mega-deals in the insurance industry raises several questions. Federal officials, saying the deals would restrict consumer choices, announced their opposition Thursday to the proposed $37 billion purchase of Humana Inc. by Aetna Inc. and a $54 billion deal in which Anthem Inc. would buy Cigna Corp. Consumer advocacy groups cheered the Justice Department's decision to go to court to block the mega-deals.

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  16. Aetna Inc. (AET) Shares Up 3%Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Daily Political

    Aetna Inc. shares shot up 3% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $120.68 and last traded at $119.96, with a volume of 4,679,007 shares trading hands.

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  17. Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Daily Leicester

    The company in question is, Aetna Inc. currently with a stock price of 119.74 . The market cap for Aetna Inc. is 41658.16, and is in the sector Healthcare, and Health Care Plans industry.

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  18. U.S. government's bid to block insurance mergers could spawn new onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The potential bust-up of two mega deals among America's largest health insurance companies may have an unintended result - more mergers. The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday sued to block Aetna Inc's $37 billion purchase of Humana Inc and Anthem Inc's proposed $54 billion buyout of Cigna Corp , arguing that they would cut competition and boost rates for patients.

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  19. Employers urged to handle older workers with care 3:31 pm New Orleans ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Business Insurance

    Employers can and should take action to keep older, skilled employees in the workforce and mitigate injury risks for them. "We're talking about keeping people who want to continue to work, who are really good at their jobs, who are really productive - we want to help them continue to do that," Dr. Michael Lacroix, associate medical director for disability and absence management services at Aetna Inc. in Sarasota, Florida, told attendees of the Disability Management Employer Coalition conference in New Orleans on Thursday.

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  20. Feds say health mergers would increase costs, threaten careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Yahoo!

    This photo combo shows signage for health insurers Humana Inc., Aetna Inc., Cigna Corp., and Anthem Inc. On Thursday, July 21, 2016, federal regulators said they are suing to stop two major health insurance mergers because they say the deals will increase health care costs for Americans and lower the quality of care they get. The Department of Justice said that the combinations of Aetna and Humana and Anthem and Cigna would hurt competition that restrains the price of coverage and reduce benefits, among other drawbacks.

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