January 9, 2017 / 11:24 AM / 8 months ago

BRIEF-Surgical care affiliates Optumcare to combine

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Surgical Care Affiliates Inc :

* Surgical Care Affiliates (sca), optumcare to combine

* Surgical Care Affiliates Inc - deal for $57.00 per share.

* Surgical Care Affiliates Inc - acquisition to be funded between 51 percent and 80 percent with UnitedHealth Group common stock

* Surgical Care - deal expected to be neutral to unitedhealth group’s outlook for adjusted net earnings per share in 2017 and modestly accretive in 2018

* Surgical Care Affiliates Inc - deal expected to be neutral to unitedhealth group’s outlook for adjusted net earnings per share in 2017

* Surgical Care Affiliates Inc - some portion of acquisition to be funded in cash

* Surgical Care Affiliates Inc - agreement with optumcare calls for acquisition of sca’s outstanding common stock Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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