The price of WellPoint shares climbed 3.3 percent, or $1.98, to $61.89 Monday afternoon, while Amerigroup stock soared 38 percent, or $24.51, to $88.85. The offer of $92 per share was a 43 percent premium to Amerigroup's closing price of …
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WellPoint added 121,000 Medicaid enrollees during the quarter, but saw its Medicare rolls decrease by 62,000. Wall Street reacted positively to the report, with WellPoint's stock up more than 5% in early trading Wednesday.
WellPoint last week agreed to pay $5 million to settle a suit filed by 70,000 policyholders who were eligible but did not accept shares of Cerulean in 1996, when Blue Cross converted to a for-profit company. The original suit demanded new …
... 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 …
WellPoint’s stock rose almost 2 percent, or $1.53, to $85.83 in midday trading Wednesday while broader trading indexes fell slightly. The insurer’s stock price soared about 52 percent last year and set several new, all-time high marks before …
After naming Braly instead, WellPoint gave Colby the additional title of vice chairman and more stock options, a move widely believed to be incentive to stay. Braly, a lawyer with dealmaking experience and public-policy savvy but a relative …
INDIANAPOLIS -- Health insurer WellPoint Inc. is buying managed care provider Amerigroup Corp. for about $4.46 billion in cash ... while WellPoint's stock gained $1.29, or 2.2 percent, to $61.20. The companies put the total value of …
WellPoint shares were down 12 cents at $48.44 in afternoon trading on the New York Stock Exchange. (Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf; Editing by Andre Grenon) Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
WellPoint Inc., the nation's largest health insurer, announced an agreement to buy WellChoice Inc., better known as Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, for about $6.5 billion in cash and stock. Manhattan-based WellChoice, New York's …