Daniel Cescato and Kevin Heekin of Cincinnati sued in 2005 on behalf of 740,000 former members of Anthem who claimed they were shortchanged when Anthem changed from a mutual company to a stock company in 2001. WellPoint Inc., …
For 2013, the Zacks Consensus Estimate is $8.55. We have a long term Neutral recommendation on WellPoint. The quantitative Zacks #3 Rank (short term Hold rating) for the company indicates no clear directional pressure on the stock …
Yesterday, the major movers in the sector were UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH), Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET), Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), and WellPoint Inc. (NYSE: WLP). StockCall has released free charting and technical research on …
WellPoint shares were off $1.10, or 2 percent, at $53.70 in morning trading on the New York Stock Exchange. (Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf, editing by Gerald E. McCormick)
The Anthem-WellPoint deal combines two major providers of Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans, some of the most popular health plans across the country. The Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans are organized on a state-by-state basis, and …
"There's a fairly wide open field of play here," Shove said, noting Aetna's recent announcement that it plans to buy Coventry Health Care Inc. WellPoint shares closed up $4.41, or 7.7 percent, at $61.80 on the New York Stock Exchange.
The whole company was converted in 1996, with WellPoint becoming the parent, and two health-related foundations in California getting more than $3 billion worth of stock in return. After expanding by buying three non-Blues health …
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 …
Express Scripts said it is acquiring the pharmacy benefit management business of WellPoint in a deal valuing the unit at nearly $4.7 billion in cash and stock. The negotiations on the deal, which was formally announced in a press release …
... 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 …