Wellpoint Inc. (NYSE: WLP) trades at an incredibly low 10.3 times earnings and is a Buy-rated stock at Jefferies. The company has started diversifying more heavily into consumer-oriented and health information technology businesses in …
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Shares of WellPoint Inc. fell Thursday as investors reacted to a downgrade following disappointing financial results, while the health insurance giant’s board reportedly stood behind Chief Executive Angela …
Why did legendary stock picker Warren Buffett, the world's third richest man, dump 1.3 million shares (worth about $70 million at today's price) of WellPoint stock during the first quarter. Buffett knows a little bit about money. What's the deal?
St. Louis-based Express Scripts said Monday it planned to buy WellPoint’s NextRx subsidiaries in a cash-and-stock deal. Express Scripts is the third-largest pharmacy benefits manager, and the deal likely would vault it past No. 2 CVS …
Shares of WellPoint, the largest health insurer by membership, were 0.5 percent lower, but the decline was less than rivals on an overall down day for the stock market. WellPoint’s net income fell to $730.2 million, or $1.53 per share, …
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 …
It required shareholder approval, done in November, and entailed changing the publicly traded company’s stock ticker from WLP to ANTM, creating a new website (antheminc.com) and, of course, hoisting new lettering over the entrance to its …
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 …
INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) today announced the pricing of its offering of $1.35 billion principal amount of senior convertible debentures due 2042 ... with shares of WellPoint common stock or …
But the group did oust one high-ranking member, Thomas Pyle, because of …