|Bid||287.00 x 1100|
|Ask||287.19 x 800|
|Day's Range||285.70 - 288.94|
|52 Week Range||220.63 - 324.99|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.32|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||28.59|
|Earnings Date||Jul 29, 2019 - Aug 2, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||312.40|
ST. LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla., June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (CNC) ("Centene") and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) ("WellCare") today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") recommends that Centene and WellCare stockholders vote "FOR" all transaction-related proposals at the respective special meetings of stockholders regarding Centene's pending acquisition of WellCare. As previously announced, the Centene Special Meeting of stockholders to vote on the shares of Centene common stock to be issued in connection with the transaction is scheduled to take place on June 24, 2019, at 10 a.m. Central Time and will be held at Centene Plaza, 7700 Forsyth Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 7, 2019 / Juan Monteverde , founder and managing partner at Monteverde& Associates PC , a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New York ...
TAMPA, Fla., June 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the importance of ensuring people with disabilities have access to the care and services they need to live better, healthier lives, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) and its Staywell Health Plan have donated $15,000 to sponsor the 21st Annual Family Café in Orlando, Florida June 7-9. The Family Café connects Floridians with disabilities and their families to a wide range of public and private resources, including training and networking opportunities. The Annual Family Café, the organization's signature event, includes a series of keynote presentations and an exhibit hall that showcases dozens of vendors and breakout sessions.
NEW YORK, June 06, 2019 -- Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, reminds investors of important deadlines in the shareholder class action lawsuits against.
WILMINGTON, Del., June 06, 2019 -- Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. reminds investors that it has commenced class action lawsuits against the following companies: HFF, Inc. (NYSE:.
The lawsuits seek equitable relief and/or damages on behalf of shareholders of SunTrust, HFF, and WellCare in connection with the sale of these respective companies. Please call Daniel Sadeh or Zachary Halper at (212) 763-0060 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TAMPA, Fla., June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- By 2025, chronic diseases – the leading cause of death and disability in the United States – will affect an estimated 164 million Americans, or nearly half of the current U.S. population. To address this looming crisis, WellCare of Florida, a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) company, is helping its members better manage their chronic conditions. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), chronic diseases are conditions such as diabetes, heart disease or cancer that last one year or more and require ongoing medical attention or limit activities of daily living.
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CVS Health Corp said it would offer expanded health services such as nutrition counseling and blood pressure screenings in 1,500 stores by the end of 2021, following through on plans announced during the pharmacy chain's 2018 acquisition of health insurer Aetna. The company also said it expects adjusted earnings per share growth in mid-single digits in 2021 and in low double digits in 2022 and beyond. Evercore ISI analysts Ross Muken and Michael Newshel said in a research note that the outlook helped increase investor confidence by setting a floor for earnings expectations.
An unusual SEC filing by health-insurance provider Humana was sending shares of rival health insurance company Centene tumbling.
Humana said in a regulatory filing Monday that it has no designs on Centene, following a push for a combination from activist investors that opposed the WellCare deal. Centene shares fell 7.5% to $53.43 at 9:39 a.m. in New York. Humana gained 5.2% to $257.63.
Shares of health insurer Centene were down sharply Monday after rival Humana said that it would not place a bid for the company. Humana shares were rising 3.9% in trading. "Humana Inc.'s long-standing policy is not to comment on rumors or speculation regarding possible M&A activity.
Humana Inc said on Monday it would not bid for Centene Corp, quelling speculation that it would acquire the health insurer that has already agreed to buy smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc for $15.27 billion. Centene shares fell 6.9% to $53.75 before the bell, while Humana rose 2% to $250. WellCare shares remained unchanged.
ST. LOUIS, May 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (CNC) ("Centene" or the "Company") today announced that upon completion of the pending combination with WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WCG) ("WellCare"), Ken Burdick, currently Chief Executive Officer of WellCare, and Drew Asher, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of WellCare, will join Centene in executive leadership positions. Mr. Burdick and Mr. Asher will report directly to Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Centene.
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Third Point LLC wants the Clayton-based managed health care provider to considering selling itself before spending $17.3B to acquire Tampa-based WellCare, according to the Wall Street Journal
While the activist hedge fund confirms it has a financial position in Centene, neither the reason nor the size of the stake could be determined. One report earlier in the day said Loeb and his partners at Third Point want the company to consider selling itself before shelling out $15.3 billion on WellCare. Daniel Loeb's Third Point has built a stake in Centene CNC as the health insurer works to complete its previously announced purchase of WellCare Health Plans WCG .
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