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 …
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 …
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?
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 …
The stock has been a favorite of Berkshire portfolio manager Ted ... It was once an investor in UnitedHealth and WellPoint but sold off those shares in 2010, around …
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, …
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 …
be settled with shares of WellPoint common stock or cash. The initial conversion rate for the debentures is 13.2319 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount of the debentures, which is equal to an initial conversion price of …