CI : Analysis & Opinions

  1. AIG Seeks Expansion in Ireland with Laya Healthcare Buy - Analyst ...

    January 22, 2015
    American International Group Inc. (AIG) inked a deal to purchase Ireland's Laya Healthcare for undisclosed amount.
  2. UnitedHealth Hits 52-Week High on Strong Q4 Earnings - Analyst ...

    January 22, 2015
    Shares of UnitedHealth (UNH) scaled an all-time new 52-week high, led by better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings.
  3. Cigna (CI) Signs Multiple Collaborative Care Agreements - Analyst ...

    January 21, 2015
    Cigna Corp. (CI) has signed a host of collaborative care deals in a single trading session.
  4. Cigna (CI) Touches 52-Week High of $109.24 on ACO Deals - Analyst ...

    January 21, 2015
    The shares of Cigna Corp. (CI) scaled a 52-week high of $109.24 on Jan 20, 2015.
  5. Will Elevated Costs Weigh on BNY Mellon (BK) Q4 Earnings? - Analyst ...

    January 21, 2015
    BNY Mellon (BK) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results on Jan 23, before the market opens.
  6. Old Republic to Fund New Specialty Underwriting Venture - Analyst ...

    January 20, 2015
    Old Republic International Corporation (ORI) announced the funding of an establishment of joint underwriting venture with ...
  7. CNO Financial's Capital Position Impresses, Expenses a Drag - ...

    January 16, 2015
    On Jan 15, 2015, we issued an updated research report on CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO).
  8. MGIC Investment Upped to Strong Buy as Estimates Raise - Analyst ...

    January 15, 2015
    On Jan 14, Zacks Investment Research upgraded MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) by a notch to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).
  9. AIG Vends $2B Long-Term Notes with Immaterial Debt Risk - Analyst ...

    January 13, 2015
    American International Group Inc. (AIG) has raised $2 billion from the sale of long-term notes in a two-part sale.
  10. Is it Time to Add FBL Financial (FFG) to Your Portfolio? - Analyst ...

    December 31, 2014
    On Dec 31, Zacks Investment Research upgraded FBL Financial Group Inc. (FFG) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).
  11. The Hartford's Divestitures, Capital Deployment Look Good - Analyst ...

    December 23, 2014
    On Dec 22, 2014, we issued an updated research report on The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (HIG).
  12. 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.
  13. Right Time to Invest in Health Insurance Stocks? - Industry Outlook

    October 29, 2014
    Right Time to Invest in Health Insurance Stocks? - Industry Outlook
  14. Health Insurance: Obamacare Transforming the Industry - Industry ...

    October 27, 2014
    Health Insurance: Obamacare Transforming the Industry - Industry Outlook
  15. Bear of the Day: Loews Corp (L) - Bear of the Day

    August 6, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Loews Corp (L) - Bear of the Day
  16. Health Insurance: Reinvention Through Obamacare - Industry Outlook

    July 9, 2014
    Health Insurance: Reinvention Through Obamacare - Industry Outlook
  17. Insurance Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook

    January 14, 2014
    Insurance Industry Stock Outlook - Jan 2014 - Industry Outlook
  18. 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 ...
  19. 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.
  20. CIGNA Sheds Run-Off Biz - Analyst Blog

    February 5, 2013
    In an effort to reduce risk and strengthen financial flexibility the U.S. health insurer CIGNA Corp. (CI), has announced ...
  21. 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 ...
  22. 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 ...
  23. 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. ...
  24. 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 ...
  25. 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 ...
  26. 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 ...
  27. The Costs Of Being Obese

    May 2, 2012
    Numbers released by the Mayo Clinic suggest obesity costs more than smoking.
  28. Uncertainty Still Means Discount For WellPoint

    November 30, 2011
    Uncertainty still means discount for WellPoint.
  29. The S&P 500's Cheapest Stocks

    April 27, 2010
    Everybody loves a bargain, but finding a true bargain in the stock market can be a difficult task.
  30. Alternatives To Salesforce.com

    April 16, 2010
    Many of these software-as-a-service stocks are incredibly overpriced. Here are some alternatives in other industries.
  31. Universal Healthcare: A Win For Health Insurers?

    January 29, 2010
    Will a universal health plan help or hinder the health insurers?
  32. 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?
  33. A Hot Sector?

    December 21, 2005
    Another example of a sector that "falls between the cracks" - elearning.
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