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February 19, 2013
09:11 EDTHUM, WCG, UNH, CI, WLP, AET, MOH, DVAHumana falls after CMS proposes 2014 MA rates, peers follow
Humana (HUM) disclosed today that on Friday, February 15, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced preliminary 2014 Medicare Advantage benchmark payment rates. CMS has invited public comment on these preliminary rates before releasing final rates on April 1. Humana believes the preliminary base rates included in the CMS notice would result in a mid-single-digit decline in its benchmark payment rates. Humana said it is analyzing all operational avenues available to address the preliminary rates and related impact upon the company's ability to grow both its Medicare membership and its earnings for 2014. Humana noted its management previously expressed confidence in the company’s ability to grow both Medicare membership and earnings for 2014, based upon expectations that the base Medicare Advantage payment rate would be flat to slightly down. Shares of Humana (HUM) are down 10%, or $8.00, to $69.99 in pre-market trading. Other healthcare names are trading lower after the CMS proposed 2014 Medicare Advantage rates, including WellCare (WCG), UnitedHealth (UNH), Cigna (CI), Wellpoint (WLP), Aetna (AET), Molina (MOH), and DaVita (DVA).
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August 21, 2014
16:09 EDTCICigna expects to reaffirm FY14 income guidance of $1.94B-$2.0B
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August 18, 2014
10:01 EDTWCGOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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08:46 EDTWCGWellCare downgraded at Wedbush
As noted earlier, Wedbush downgraded WellCare to Neutral from Outperform. The firm no longer sees the company as a takeover candidate, and it thinks that the company will need at least 2-3 years to turn itself around. Target to $55 from $70.
07:22 EDTWCGWellCare downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush
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August 15, 2014
10:01 EDTDVAOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Apollo Global (APO) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Calavo Growers (CVGW) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush... DaVita (DVA) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Dangdang (DANG) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse... Ducommun (DCO) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at DA Davidson... Energy XXI (EXXI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at Howard Weil... Fifth Street Finance (FSC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Gilford Securities... Genetic Technologies (GENE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Ladenburg... Harmony Gold (HMY) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at HSBC... Ignite Restaurant (IRG) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... JDSU (JDSU) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus... K12 (LRN) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... KKR (KKR) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Lexington Realty (LXP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Ladenburg... Lithia Motors (LAD) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... New York & Co. (NWY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Janney Capital... OCI Partners (OCIP) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... OmniVision (OVTI) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at RW Baird... Smith & Nephew (SNN) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Morgan Stanley... Subsea 7 (SUBCY) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman... Tencent (TCEHY) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... ViaSat (VSAT) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens... bebe stores (BEBE) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Janney Capital.
07:30 EDTDVADaVita downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
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05:44 EDTDVADaVita downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
August 14, 2014
17:00 EDTCIGreenlight Capital gives quarterly update on stakes
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16:11 EDTWCGWellCare expects to appoint Andrew Asher as CFO in November
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14:13 EDTUNHOmega Advisors gives quarterly update on stakes
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08:06 EDTHUMHumana management to meet with Oppenheimer
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08:05 EDTHUMHumana management to meet with UBS
Meetings to be held in Denver/Minneapolis on August 14 hosted by UBS.
August 13, 2014
06:02 EDTWLPWellPoint changing corporate name to Anthem Inc.
WellPoint announced plans to change its corporate name to Anthem, Inc. The change is expected to take place by the end of 2014.
August 12, 2014
06:35 EDTMOH, HUM, WLP, AETManged Care recent pullback a buying opportunity, says Leerink
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