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Aetna , Inc . (NYSE: AET ) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 29, 2014, 08:30 AM ET Executives Thomas Cowhey - Vice President, Investor Relations
(Rewrites throughout with commentary on medical costs, industry share moves)
July 29 (Reuters) - Aetna Chief Executive Officer Mark Bertolini said on Tuesday that the company would begin selling Obamacare exchange plans in Georgia in 2015, adding the southern state to the 17 states where it sold these plans in 2014.
July 29 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc , the third-largest U.S. health insurer, said on Tuesday that its second-quarter profit rose, helped by the acquisition of Medicare and Medicaid provider Coventry last year.
Aetna (NYSE: AET ): Q2 EPS of $1.69 beats by $0.09 . Revenue of $14.48B (+25.3% Y/Y) beats by $500M . Press Release Post your comment!
Aetna reported a solid second quarter as it was able to realize Coventry acquisition synergies that were ahead of company-based projections
average cost per member. The major MCOs that we believe possess economic moats-- UnitedHealth UNH, WellPoint WLP, and Aetna AET --are able to operate at a lower level of SG&A per member than smaller MCOs that don't have moats. Furthermore, an MCO
instances when changes in household income cause individuals to shift from Medicaid into subsidized exchange coverage. While Aetna and some other insurers are sounding warning bells about expanding their exchange participation, United says it is likely
issue is certainly reflected in the P/E multiple of Aetna (NYSE: AET ) which has recently traded in a P/E multiple range ..... doubt hoping that those days will return again soon with AET likely set to earn $6.60 or more this year. Overall