|Bid||269.88 x 800|
|Ask||270.30 x 800|
|Day's Range||268.54 - 271.48|
|52 Week Range||220.63 - 324.99|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.05|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||25.98|
|Earnings Date||Oct 28, 2019 - Nov 1, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||315.46|
ST. LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (CNC) ("Centene") and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) ("WellCare") today announced that insurance departments of 17 states have approved Centene's pending acquisition of WellCare. "We are pleased that these state insurance regulators recognize the important benefits the combination of Centene and WellCare will deliver for members and our communities," said Michael F. Neidorff, Centene's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
OMAHA, Neb. and TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare of Nebraska, Inc., a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) company, announced it has named Robert B. Rhodes, M.D., chief medical officer. In this role, Dr. Rhodes oversees the plan's medical strategy and the clinical direction of medical services and quality improvements to help ensure the best possible health outcomes for Heritage Health members enrolled with WellCare of Nebraska.
'Ohana Health Plan Volunteers Help Renovate Teen Room for Back-to-School KAPOLEI, Hawaii and TAMPA, Fla. , Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) ("WellCare") ...
TAMPA, Fla. , Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), a leading provider of government-sponsored managed care services, has been named to Forbes magazine's 2019 list of ...
Banking on a rising revenue base and an inorganic growth strategy, Centene (CNC) holds enough potential to reap benefits for investors.
Riding on increasing membership and inorganic growth strategies, WellCare Health (WCG) holds potential to reap benefits for investors. Besides, the company inks a merger deal with Centene in 2020.
A federal judge reviewing a U.S. Justice Department decision to allow CVS Health Corp. to merge with health insurer Aetna has said that the agreement is valid under antitrust law. WellCare Health Plans Inc. (NYSE: WCG), a Tampa-based managed care provider for government-sponsored health programs, entered into an asset purchase agreement and related agreements with Aetna Inc. in September 2018 to acquire Aetna’s entire standalone Medicare Part D prescription drug plan business, also known as the Aetna Part D business, beginning Dec. 31, 2018, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's filing.
A federal judge reviewing a Justice Department decision to allow U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager CVS Health Corp to merge with health insurer Aetna said on Wednesday that the agreement was in fact legal under antitrust law. Judge Richard Leon of U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia had been examining a government plan announced in October to allow the merger on condition that Aetna sell its Medicare prescription drug plan business to WellCare Health Plans Inc. Both deals have already closed. Leon had initially balked at approving the merger conditions and insisted on hearing from critics of the deal, but finally decided to grant the motion to approve the consent agreement.
RALEIGH, N.C. and TAMPA, Fla. , Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 22% of North Carolina children under the age of 18 live in food-insecure households. To help address food insecurity, WellCare ...
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Centene Corporation and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. This publication does not announce a credit rating action and is not an indication of whether or not a credit rating action is likely in the near future.
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The health care insurance giant, as of June 30, has served approximately 1.9 million exchange members across 20 states.
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RALEIGH, N.C. and TAMPA, Fla. , Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) has named Eugenie M. Komives , M.D., FAAFP, chief medical officer for North Carolina . Dr. Komives will ...
WellCare Health Plans Inc. plans to hire 300 employees in North Carolina to support the state's transition to Medicaid managed care. The state is expected to begin implementing the new managed-care plan in November. WellCare said it was looking for care managers, social workers and behavioral health professionals, as well as people to work in operations, member and provider outreach and finance. Shares of WellCare have gained 23.8% in the year to date through Wednesday, while the S&P 500 has gained 20.2%.
RALEIGH, N.C. and TAMPA, Fla., July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WellCare of North Carolina, a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) company, ("WellCare") is seeking to fill 300 full-time positions to support the state's transition to Medicaid managed care. WellCare was one of four health plans selected by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to serve North Carolina's Medicaid beneficiaries on a statewide basis. The state is expected to implement the new Medicaid managed care program in 27 counties beginning Nov. 1, 2019, and the remaining counties on Feb. 1, 2020.