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
one in four women, compared with about one in five older men.1 3. Shift from traditional pensions. Brigitte Madrian, Aetna Professor of Public Policy and Corporate Management at the Harvard Kennedy School, observed that in the shift away from
Kapoor : In this post I have a look at Aetna ( AET ), one of Goldman Sachs' 15 picks ..... market . But first some background. Aetna taught me an important lesson a long ..... It was approaching May 2006 and Aetna dipped 20% one fine day. I ran
(Reuters) - Aetna Inc , the third largest U.S. health insurer, is exploring a sale of some of Coventry Health Care Inc's assets worth as much as $1.5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, a year after it acquired its rival for $5.6 billion.
into the operating environment for Aetna . Greater transparency and competition ..... pressure pricing and profits for MCOs. Aetna ’s growth prospects are strong; however ..... at a lower level of profitability. Aetna has a sizable membership base, which
June 11 (Reuters) - Health insurer Aetna Inc is submitting premium rates to regulators for Obamacare insurance plans for 2015 that generally increase less than 20 percent from 2014, its Chief...
June 11 (Reuters) - Health insurer Aetna Inc is submitting premium rates to regulators for Obamacare insurance plans for 2015 that generally increase less than 20 percent from 2014, its Chief Executive Officer Mark Bertolini said on Wednesday.
June 11 (Reuters) - Health insurer Aetna Inc is submitting premium rates to regulators for 2015 Obamacare insurance plans that generally increase less than 20 percent from 2014, Chief Executive...