WellPoint Inc.'s $4.46 billion deal to buy Medicaid-focused Amerigroup Corp. underscores the future of health coverage as a business that increasingly intertwines the roles of government and private companies. The acquisition, which will vault the No. 2 ...
Wall Street Journal · ByAnna Wilde andJon Kamp · 7/9/2012
Gross, P.C. has commenced a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 08cv0357, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of WellPoint, Inc.("WellPoint" or the "Company") (NYSE:WLP) between January 23 ...
GlobeNewswire · 3/19/2008
US-based health insurer Aetna on Friday said it would buy smaller rival Humana for about $37 billion in cash and stock, in the largest ever deal ... It would also dwarf Anthem Inc's purchase of WellPoint in 2004 for $16.6 …
Trade Arabia · 1 day ago
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That profit warning out of WellPoint (WLP) that sent the stock plunging to a new low this year brought an end to an admirable string of earnings success. According to analysts watching the stock, WellPoint had posted 25 consecutive quarters in which it ...
Barron's · ByBob O'Brien · 3/11/2008
WellPoint will pay Swedish a salary of $1.25 million, with a bonus of as much as $3.75 million more, according to a company filing with U.S. regulators. He will also get stock options this year worth as much as $8 million and $3.56 million to compensate ...
Bloomberg · ByDrew Armstrong andAlex Nussbaum · 2/12/2013
It would also dwarf Anthem's purchase of WellPoint in 2004 for $16.6 billion ... and investors with Humana stock with 26 percent. The merger announcement follows frenzied activity in the American health insurance …
Australian News · 1 day ago
... quotes/zigman/362231 /quotes/nls/wlp WLP outlines what the former CEO made during her last year heading the Indianapolis-based company. Braly’s compensation package was boosted mostly by a jump in stock option awards totaling $9.8 million …
Market Watch Commentary · ByRuss Britt · 4/4/2013
WellPoint's board declared a Q4 dividend of $0.4375 per share. During the quarter, WellPoint repurchased around 5.1 million shares of its common stock for $579 million. "I am encouraged by the strength of our third quarter results and believe we are making ...
Benzinga · ByMonica Gerson · 10/29/2014
Under the proposed deal, WellPoint would receive a price equal to almost a quarter of its overall stock market value for a business that generates just 10 percent of its profits. Investors also pushed the stock prices of both companies up on the news.
New York Times · ByReed Abelson · 4/13/2009
In the first quarter of 2015, it repurchased another 5.7 million shares of its common stock for $774 million and had $4.9 billion remaining in its repurchase authorization. Anthem Inc., formerly WellPoint Inc., is an Indiana …
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