AET : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Obamacare Medicaid Expansion: 2 Health Insurers to Benefit - ...

    December 19, 2014
    The managed care plans have benefited from Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion which went into effect in Jan 2014.
  2. Humana (HUM) Scales a 52-Week High on Strategic Alliances - ...

    December 19, 2014
    On Dec 18, 2014, shares of Humana Inc. (HUM) scaled a new 52-week high of $149.09 supported by a slew of positives.
  3. UnitedHealth: Benefitting from Diversified Portfolio - Analyst ...

    December 18, 2014
    UnitedHealth (UNH) is one of the biggest and most-diversified health insurers in the U.S.
  4. 3 Healthcare Stocks To Hedge Against Rising Medical Costs

    October 29, 2014
    Retirement is supposed to be a relaxing reward for decades of hard work and responsible saving. Unfortunately the reality ...
  5. 3 Healthcare Stocks To Profit From An Aging America

    October 29, 2014
    Retirement is supposed to be a relaxing reward for decades of hard work and responsible saving. Unfortunately the reality ...
  6. Right Time to Invest in Health Insurance Stocks? - Industry Outlook

    October 29, 2014
    Right Time to Invest in Health Insurance Stocks? - Industry Outlook
  7. Get Ready for Shift in Fed Policy - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 28, 2014
    The Fed genuinely wants to get out of the QE business and start the monetary policy 'normalization' process.
  8. Bull of the Day: Gilead Sciences (GILD) - Bull of the Day

    August 13, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Gilead Sciences (GILD) - Bull of the Day
  9. Q3 Estimates Beginning to Slip - Ahead of Wall Street

    July 29, 2014
    Lower revisions to the magnitude of Q3 estimates will still be a net positive -- we will see how this trend unfolds.
  10. Bull of the Day: Gilead Sciences (GILD) - Bull of the Day

    May 4, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Gilead Sciences (GILD) - Bull of the Day
  11. Obamacare Is Coming, Ready Or Not.

    Obamacare Is Coming, Ready Or Not

    October 1, 2013
    There’s going to be plenty of money to be made in Obamacare, but investors need to be selective to find the best value. We'll ...
  12. WellPoint Cheaper Than UnitedHealth, But The Risks Are Higher

    June 3, 2013
    WellPoint may deserve a discount, but the shares look cheap even on modest expectations.
  13. Should You Invest In Insurance Stocks?

    December 11, 2012
    Don't judge insurance stocks by looking at the latest catastrophe. Washington lawmakers can change the fate of insurance ...
  14. Health Insurance Stock Outlook - Nov. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    November 27, 2012
    The health insurance industry has confronted many external challenges in the recent past, such as an uncertain regulatory ...
  15. CIGNA Advances CAC Initiative - Analyst Blog

    October 17, 2012
    In an effort to improve the quality of patient care and make health care more affordable, U.S. health insurer CIGNA Corp. ...
  16. S&P Upgrades UnitedHealth - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    Rating agency Standard & Poor's ("S&P") has lifted the long- and short-term credit ratings on UnitedHealth Group ...
  17. A.M. Best Rates Cigna's New Units - Analyst Blog

    September 17, 2012
    The financial strength ratings ("FSR") and issuer credit ratings ("ICR") of the subsidiaries of American Financial Group ...
  18. Bearish MACD Crossovers With A Positive Twist

    September 5, 2012
    These stocks are exhibiting bearish crossovers in their MACD readings, indicating potential short-term weakness, but also ...
  19. AET Renews Agreement, Creates PCMH - Analyst Blog

    August 31, 2012
    Health insurer Aetna Inc. (AET) announced that it has renewed the agreement with Novant Health Care. According to the new ...
  20. PBM: A Growing Industry - Analyst Blog

    August 28, 2012
    Pharmacy Benefit Management ("PBM") solutions play a significant part in the U.S. economy. The companies in this sector have ...
  21. Aetna to Acquire Coventry - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc. (AET) signed an agreement to acquire Coventry Health Care Inc. (CVH) for $7.3 billion. The ...
  22. Westpac Banking Corporation Among Financial's Biggest Movers ...

    August 20, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.2%; the S&P 500 is down 0.3%; and the Dow has declined ...
  23. Health Insurance Stock Outlook - July 2012 - Industry Outlook

    July 27, 2012
    The health insurance industry has confronted many external challenges in the recent past, such as rising costs, a shortage ...
  24. WellPoint Buys More Medicaid Exposure

    July 9, 2012
    WellPoint is paying up for a highly accretive deal in Medicaid. However, even with the market reacting well to this deal, ...
  25. A Healthy Growth Strategy

    June 4, 2012
    Despite being a $310 million business, Continucare is one of the largest medical providers in Flordia
  26. S&P 500 Dividend Stocks Undervalued

    April 10, 2012
    If you're looking for value, have a look at these.
  27. Uncertainty Still Means Discount For WellPoint

    November 30, 2011
    Uncertainty still means discount for WellPoint.
  28. No Rattle At HUM

    November 1, 2011
    Humana's growth prospects seem much better than Wall Street gives it credit for.
  29. CVS Still Needs to Prove Itself

    August 9, 2011
    A potential merger of two archrivals could increase the competitive environment for CVS significantly.
  30. A Careful Growth Strategy

    March 29, 2010
    Despite being a $230 million business, Continucare is one of the largest medical providers in Flordia
  31. Bill Miller's Favorite Picks In 2010 And Beyond

    February 12, 2010
    Miller seems to think that the best values today are in the strongest franchises that continue to churn out cash.
  32. Universal Healthcare: A Win For Health Insurers?

    January 29, 2010
    Will a universal health plan help or hinder the health insurers?
  33. Value Is En Vogue Again

    September 21, 2009
    Now that the bull market is slowing down, value stocks like Humana and Lockheed-Martin are likely to come back into favor. ...
  34. A Necessary Evil (WLP, AET, CI)

    June 20, 2007
    HMOs play an increasingly important part in our lives as we all get older. How well can they protect your portfolio?
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