WellCare Health Plans, Inc. News
WellCare and Merger Partner Centene Rise After WCG Reports Strong Third Quarter
WellCare's three business segments all advanced, leading to an 84% increase in net income. The companies expect to close their $17.3 billion combination by the end of June.
Centene's Adjusted Profit Tops Forecasts on Growth in Medicaid Business
The health insurer's third-quarter adjusted earnings of 96 cents a share beat analysts' estimates by 1 cent.
UnitedHealth Downgraded at Jefferies; Peer Price Targets Cut
The stock is cut to hold from buy as analyst David Windley sees political risk remaining for at least nine months.
Centene Posts Strong Second-Quarter Earnings, Raises Guidance
Medical healthcare plan provider Centene reports second-quarter results that exceed analysts' forecasts amid higher sales of its Medicaid health plans for low-income earners, and lifts its 2019 guidance.
Centene Slumps After Humana Says It Won't Bid for Company
Centene shares are falling sharply after Humana says it won't place a bid for the health insurer.
Stocks Close Down as Wall Street Worries About a U.S. Recession Remain
Stocks fall Wednesday as investors weigh a narrowing of the U.S. trade deficit against worries about a recession in the U.S. and possible delays in U.S.-China trade talks.
Centene to Buy WellCare in Deal Valued at $17.3 Billion
Centene will acquire smaller rival WellCare Health Plans in a transaction with a total enterprise value of $17.3 billion.
Apple, Qualcomm, WellCare, Elon Musk and Dow Inc. - 5 Things You Must Know
U.S. stock futures turn lower as investors track moves in the bond market; the ITC rules against banning imports of some of Apple iPhones linked to a complicated patent dispute with Qualcomm; Centene to buy smaller rival WellCare.
Target Stock Slides As Discounts Clip Margins, Sharply Trim Q2 Earnings
"While these inventory actions put significant pressure on our near-term profitability, we're confident this was the right long-term decision," said CEO Brian Cornell.
Taking Social Security? Retirees May Get a Big COLA Bump Up in 2023.
U.S. retirees may get a big benefit with the next Social Security cost-of-living adjustment for 2023.
Wendy's Follows McDonald's in Making a Huge Change
Restaurants are moving to adapt to customers with very different wants and desires.
Amazon Makes Serious Accusations Against a Powerful Regulator
E-commerce giant Amazon is the subject of a major investigation linked to its Prime service. It's not sitting idly by.