WellPoint stock has fallen nearly 12 percent so far this year. “There’s just not enough enrollment to keep pricing strong,” Beth Senko, a principal with Williams Capital Group in New York, said of the health insurance segment. But she …
Had WellPoint not announced a dividend, she said, the stock would have come under pressure. WellPoint shares closed down 0.6 percent at $64.93 on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, in line with the decline for the overall …
A sunny first-quarter earnings report from managed-care giant WellPoint Inc. — in which the company beat earnings estimates by 20 cents a share — boosted not only its stock, but lifted the fortunes of others in the sector on an …
INDIANAPOLIS -- WellPoint Inc.'s third-quarter earnings trumped Wall Street expectations, but the health insurer's stock tumbled in premarket trading Wednesday and after President Barack Obama won re-election, a victory that helps …
A breach may have occurred if the fiduciaries failed to prudently manage the Plan's assets, by among other things, offering WellPoint stock as a Plan investment option, requiring participants to invest in the stock, and investing and holding …
Check out this research note on WellPoint from stock market analyst site Seeking Alpha. The note is titled "Someone is Loving Obamacare, Among Them WellPoint Shareholders." Highlights: While the fundamental financial picture …
Amerigroup shares soared close to the acquisition price Monday morning. They climbed 38 percent, or $24.41, to $88.75. WellPoint's stock rose 3.5 percent, or $2.10, to $62.01 per share. Medicaid is the state and federally funded program …
The outlook change reflects expectations for higher leverage and lower amounts of capital as WellPoint funds stock repurchases and dividends, Moody’s said in a statement. “While the operations of the company remain strong, …
WellPoint Inc.'s stock price has soared this year to heights the company has never seen. But the 30-percent run-up has just managed to bring the giant health insurer back into the pack of its peers. Its rise during that period has been …
But it was not enough to appease shareholders, frustrated by WellPoint’s sagging stock price and weak financial performance. In the most recent quarter, the insurance company’s profit fell about 8 percent, to $643.6 million, from the …