New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
July 28, 2014
08:17 EDTMOH, MGLN, CNC, HUM, WCGMCO sell-off provides buying opportunity, says Leerink
Leerink believes Friday’s sell-off of Managed Care Organizations following WellCare's (WCG) substantial earnings miss provides a buying opportunity. The firm views WellCare's issues as company specific and believes other companies factored Florida Medicaid Managed Assistance pressures into their outlooks. Leerink also reiterates an Outperform rating on Wellcare, citing the company's turnaround and takeout potential. Managed Care names that sold off Friday include Centene (CNC), Molina Healthcare (MOH), Humana (HUM) and Magellan Health (MGLN).
News For WCG;CNC;MOH;HUM;MGLN From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | 3 | all recent news | >>
June 19, 2015
16:24 EDTHUMStocks end week higher after Fed reassures on gradual pace of rate increases
Subscribe for More Information
10:09 EDTHUM, MOH, WCG, CNCFly Watch: Supreme Court may release key ACA decision soon
Subscribe for More Information
09:18 EDTHUMHumana most likely target in Managed Care, says FBR Capital
FBR Capital says Humana (HUM) is the most likely acquisition target in the Managed Care space, with Aetna (AET), Anthem (ANTM) and Cigna (CI) as the likely acquirers. The firm believes Anthem would benefit the most from the acquisition of Humana. It also thinks UnitedHealth (UNH) could look to acquire Aetna or Cigna. FBR thinks one or two more large deals in the space are possible.
07:37 EDTHUMSupreme Court decision on ACA suit due soon, says UBS
Subscribe for More Information
June 18, 2015
11:31 EDTHUMOptions with increasing implied volatility
Subscribe for More Information
07:51 EDTCNC, MOH, HUMIncrease in 3R backstop most positive for Humana, says Leerink
Subscribe for More Information
07:38 EDTMGLNLeerink to hold a roundtable
Subscribe for More Information
June 17, 2015
13:00 EDTHUMHumana announces collaboration with American Diabetes Association
Subscribe for More Information
12:13 EDTMGLNMagellan Health receives NOI to extend Iowa Medicaid contract through Dec. 31
Magellan Health said in a regulatory filing that on June 17, the company received a notice of intent to extend the Iowa Medicaid Contract through December 31, to coincide with the start date of new Iowa High Quality Healthcare Initiative. On February 16the Iowa Department of Human Services released the Iowa High Quality Healthcare Initiative Request for Proposal. The Agency intends to contract on a statewide basis with two to four managed care plan bidders with a demonstrated capacity to coordinate care and provide a full range of managed care services and quality outcomes for the state’s entire Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program populations. The program will enroll the majority of the Iowa Medicaid and CHIP populations and will also provide services for individuals qualifying for Iowa Department of Public Health funded substance abuse services. The anticipated start of the contract is January 1, 2016 for an initial period of three years and the ability for the Agency to extend the contract for two additional two year terms. The RFP includes the services provided by the company’s current Iowa Contracts. The company has submitted a bid on this RFP. There can be no assurance that the company will be awarded a contract pursuant to the RFP, or that the terms of any contract awarded pursuant to the RFP will be similar to the current Iowa Contracts.
11:08 EDTHUMOptions with increasing implied volatility
Subscribe for More Information
10:00 EDTMOHOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Today's noteworthy initiations include: AbbVie (ABBV) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Arista Networks (ANET) initiated with a Buy at Sterne Agee CRT... Astec (ASTE) initiated with a Buy at Maxim... Bristol-Myers (BMY) initiated with an Underweight at Piper Jaffray... Community Healthcare (CHCT) initiated with an Outperform at Oppenheimer... Eli Lilly (LLY) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Fitbit (FIT) initiated with a Buy ahead of IPO at Dougherty... Hortonworks (HDP) initiated with a Buy at Mizuho... II-VI (IIVI) initiated with a Buy at Benchmark Co.... J Sainsbury (JSAIY) initiated with an Underperform at Credit Suisse... McDermott (MDR) initiated with an Outperform at Cowen... Merck (MRK) initiated with a Neutral at Piper Jaffray... Molina Healthcare (MOH) initiated with a Buy at UBS... Pacific DataVision (PDVW) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Pfizer (PFE) initiated with an Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Quest Resource (QRHC) initiated with a Buy at Roth Capital... Regional Management (RM) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... Rofin-Sinar (RSTI) initiated with a Buy at Benchmark Co.... Salesforce (CRM) initiated with a Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas... Sprouts Farmers Markets (SFM) initiated with a Neutral at Cleveland Research... Tesco (TSCDY) initiated with an Underperform at Credit Suisse... WM Morrison (MRWSY) initiated with a Neutral at Credit Suisse... WWE (WWE) initiated with a Buy at BTIG... World Acceptance (WRLD) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital... Zafgen (ZFGN) initiated with a Buy at SunTrust.
07:48 EDTHUMHealth insurers seen consolidating from five to three in 'megadeals,' WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
07:42 EDTHUMAetna price target raised to $145 from $135 at Leerink
Subscribe for More Information
06:04 EDTHUMHumana implied volatility of 49 at upper end of index
Subscribe for More Information
05:35 EDTMOHMolina Healthcare initiated with a Buy at UBS
Subscribe for More Information
June 16, 2015
15:51 EDTMGLNMagellan Health: John Littel joins as SVP of government affairs/communications
Subscribe for More Information
12:58 EDTHUMVolatility spiked for providers of health insurance following takeover reports
Subscribe for More Information
10:18 EDTHUMOptions with increasing implied volatility
Subscribe for More Information
06:45 EDTHUMCigna price target raised to $180 from $145 at Deutsche Bank
Subscribe for More Information
05:57 EDTHUMHumana implied volatility of 51 at upper end of index
Subscribe for More Information
1 | 2 | 3 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use