WellPoint shares were down $2.25, or 5.5 percent, at $38.71 in midday trading on the New York Stock Exchange after falling as low as $36.77 earlier in the session. Medicare, the federal health program for seniors, contracts with insurers …
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 …
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 …
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 …
WLP) at $63 per share and three additional stock investments – Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC). Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) was Romick’s largest …
That would represent a 72% increase in earnings since 2010. By comparison, the stock index has recorded a 21% gain during the same period. S&P analysts say earnings will climb to another record of $111.73 in 2013. But they project …
WellPoint’s second-quarter net income fell to $643.6 million, or $1.94 per share, from $701.6 million or $1.89 per share a year earlier, when the company had more outstanding stock. Excluding items, WellPoint reported earnings of $2.04 per …
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 …
Pharmacy benefits-management company Express Scripts plans to sell 23 million shares of common stock to raise additional cash for its planned $4.7 billion purchase of Indianapolis-based WellPoint’s pharmacy benefits-management …
Commercial business was down by 234,000, while government enrollees dropped by 250,000. Investors were initially buoyed by WellPoint's report. The company's stock price was up almost 2% as of noon Wednesday. During the past …