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Centene And Wellcare Announce Agreement Between Wellcare And Anthem To Divest Missouri And Nebraska Medicaid Plans
Thursday, 26 Sep 2019 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Centene Corp ::PRESS RELEASE - CENTENE AND WELLCARE ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT BETWEEN WELLCARE AND ANTHEM, INC., TO DIVEST MISSOURI AND NEBRASKA MEDICAID PLANS.CENTENE AND WELLCARE ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT BETWEEN WELLCARE AND ANTHEM, INC., TO DIVEST MISSOURI AND NEBRASKA MEDICAID PLANS.CENTENE CORP - ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL STATE APPROVALS WITH CALIFORNIA AND WISCONSIN.CENTENE CORP - WELLCARE TRANSACTION WILL BE COMPLETED BY FIRST HALF OF 2020..  Full Article

Anthem Inc Prices Three-Part Notes Offering Of Up To $2.5 Bln
Friday, 6 Sep 2019 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM INC PRICES THREE-PART NOTES OFFERING OF UP TO $2.5 BILLION - SEC FILING.ANTHEM INC SAYS PRICES $850 MILLION 2.375% NOTES DUE 2025, $825 MILLION 2.875% NOTES DUE 2029 AND $825 MILLION 3.700% NOTES DUE 2049 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Anthem Q2 Earnings Per Share $4.36
Wednesday, 24 Jul 2019 

July 24 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2019 RESULTS, RAISES FULL YEAR OUTLOOK.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.36.Q2 REVENUE $25.2 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $24.87 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $4.61 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.64.SEES FY 2019 REVENUE ABOUT $102 BILLION.FULL YEAR NET INCOME IS NOW EXPECTED TO BE GREATER THAN $18.34 PER SHARE.FULL YEAR ADJUSTED NET INCOME IS NOW EXPECTED TO BE GREATER THAN $19.30 PER SHARE.Q3 2019 DIVIDEND OF $0.80 PER SHARE DECLARED TO SHAREHOLDERS.QTRLY MEDICAL ENROLLMENT WAS 40.9 MILLION MEMBERS, REPRESENTING AN INCREASE OF 1.3 MILLION MEMBERS.MEDICAL ENROLLMENT TOTALED APPROXIMATELY 40.9 MILLION MEMBERS AT JUNE 30, 2019, AN INCREASE OF 1.3 MILLION, OR 3.3 PERCENT.BENEFIT EXPENSE RATIO WAS 86.7 PERCENT IN Q2 OF 2019, AN INCREASE OF 330 BASIS POINTS.FOR FY, CONTINUES TO EXPECT UNDERLYING LOCAL GROUP MEDICAL COST TREND WILL BE IN RANGE OF 6.0% +/- 50 BASIS POINTS..FOR FULL YEAR 2019, CONTINUES TO EXPECT UNDERLYING LOCAL GROUP MEDICAL COST TREND WILL BE IN RANGE OF 6.0% +/- 50 BASIS POINTS.NOW EXPECT INGENIORX TO ACHIEVE UPPER END OF OUR $0.70 - $0.90 GUIDANCE..BENEFIT EXPENSE RATIO IS NOW EXPECTED TO BE IN RANGE OF 86.2% - 86.5% FOR FY 2019.OPERATING REVENUE IS NOW EXPECTED TO BE ABOUT $102.0 BILLION, INCLUDING PREMIUM REVENUE OF $93.0 BILLION - $94.0 BILLION FOR FY 2019.MEDICAL MEMBERSHIP IS NOW EXPECTED TO BE IN RANGE OF 41,000,000 - 41,300,000 FOR FY 2019.  Full Article

Anthem Inc To Acquire Beacon Health Options
Thursday, 6 Jun 2019 

June 6 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM, INC. TO ACQUIRE BEACON HEALTH OPTIONS.ANTHEM INC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ANTHEM INC - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE SLIGHTLY ACCRETIVE TO ADJUSTED EARNINGS IN 2020..ANTHEM INC - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE SLIGHTLY ACCRETIVE TO ADJUSTED EARNINGS IN 2020.ANTHEM INC - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE SLIGHTLY ACCRETIVE TO ADJUSTED EARNINGS IN 2020.ANTHEM INC - WILL ACQUIRE BEACON FROM BAIN CAPITAL PRIVATE EQUITY AND DIAMOND CASTLE HOLDINGS.ANTHEM INC - ACQUISITION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN Q4 OF 2019.  Full Article

Jana Partners LLC Dissolves Stake In Anthem, Autodesk
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 

May 15 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC::JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN ANTHEM INC - SEC FILING.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN AUTODESK INC.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN HD SUPPLY HOLDINGS INC BY 49.3 PERCENT TO 2.7 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2019 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018.  Full Article

Jana Partners LLC Dissolves Sole Share Stake In Wells Fargo, GrubHub
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC::JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN WELLS FARGO - SEC FILING.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN GRUBHUB INC.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN TIFFANY & CO BY 35.6 PERCENT TO 1.1 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN LAM RESEARCH CORP.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN ANTHEM INC BY 48.1 PERCENT TO 279,928 SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN HD SUPPLY HOLDINGS INC BY 12.5 PERCENT TO 6.0 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC TAKES SOLE SHARE STAKE OF 147,791 CLASS A SHARES IN CARVANA CO.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN MARVELL TECHNOLOGY GROUP LTD.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN CRONOS GROUP INC BY 40.3 PERCENT TO 299,848 SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN ALTICE USA INC.JANA PARTNERS LLC CUTS SOLE SHARE STAKE IN JACK IN THE BOX INC BY 15.4 PERCENT TO 1.7 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF JUNE 30, 2018.  Full Article

Freedom Health and Optimum Healthcare Names Jigar Desai As CEO
Thursday, 24 May 2018 

May 24 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::FREEDOM HEALTH SAYS CO, OPTIMUM HEALTHCARE HAVE NAMED JIGAR DESAI AS CEO & NANCY GAREAU AS COO FOR BOTH ORGANIZATIONS.  Full Article

Anthem Says Executive Chair Joseph Swedish's FY'17 Compensation Was $18.6 Mln
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2018 

April 2 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM SAYS EXECUTIVE CHAIR JOSEPH SWEDISH'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $18.6 MLN VS $16.5 MLN IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Anthem Reaffirms 2018 Net Income Guidance To Be Greater Than $14.28/Share
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2018 

March 13 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM - REAFFIRMS NET INCOME GUIDANCE FOR FY2018 TO BE GREATER THAN $14.28/SHARE, INCLUDING ITEMS‍​.ANTHEM - REAFFIRMS FY2018 ADJUSTED NET INCOME TO BE GREATER THAN $15.00/SHARE.  Full Article

Anthem Remarkets $1.25 Billion Subordinated Notes
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM SAYS REMARKETED $1.25 BILLION PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF 1.90% REMARKETABLE SUBORDINATED NOTES DUE 2028.ANTHEM-PROCEEDS TO BE USED TO PURCHASE U.S. TREASURY SECURITIES THAT WILL BE PLEDGED TO SECURE STOCK PURCHASE OBLIGATIONS OF HOLDERS OF CORPORATE UNITS.  Full Article

Centene, WellCare to divest certain Medicaid plans to Anthem

Centene Corp and Wellcare Health Plans Inc have agreed to sell Wellcare's Missouri and Nebraska Medicaid plans for people with low income to Anthem Inc , as the companies look to close their $15.27 billion deal.