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Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:WLP’

Select Medical Holdings Corporation (NYSE:SEM)

North Tide Capital’s Healthcare Stock Picks

North Tide Capital financial investment advisory firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, founded and managed by Conan Laughlin. Before this, Mr.......(read more)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA)

Conan Laughlin’s North Tide Capital Loves These Stocks

Boston-based North Tide Capital was founded by Conan Laughlin in 2011. The fund focuses on the healthcare industry and has an estimated about $850 million......(read more)
Clint Carlson, Carlson Capital

Carlson Capital, L.P. Boosts Stake in Exterran Holdings, Inc. (EXH)

Carlson Capital, L.P, managed by Clint Carlson, has increased its stake in Exterran Holdings, Inc (NYSE:EXH). The latest filing with the SEC shows that......(read more)
Clint Carlson, Carlson Capital

Clint Carlson’s New Favorites Include Bunge & WellPoint

Clint Carlson of Carlson Capital has also shared his big bets from this fall. In a recent SEC filing, Carlson revealed his biggest bet is Bunge Ltd (NYSE......(read more)
Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG)

Is the American Consumer in Worse Shape Now Than 4 Years Ago?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) and broader-based S&P 500 (S&P Indices:.INX) are up a staggering 137% and 151% from their March......(read more)
Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CME Group Inc (CME), Mattel, Inc. (MAT): Stocks Growing Their Dividends by 20% Per Year

Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield, but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CIGNA Corporation (CI), HCA Holdings Inc (HCA): With Obamacare Delays Mounting, Should We Be Concerned?

It’s officially crunch time for President Obama and the thousands of workers nationwide who’ve been hired to help promote the Patient Protection......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), eHealth, Inc. (EHTH): Obamacare’s October Start Date Looms Large

Obamacare has become one of the most contentious pieces of legislation ever passed. It has created a huge rift in the U.S. between supporters who believe......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Aetna Inc. (AET), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CIGNA Corporation (CI) – Obamacare Health Insurance Premiums: Lower Than Expected?

Twenty-four days! That’s the amount of time we have left, including today, before state-run health exchanges are scheduled to open for business......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), Aetna Inc. (AET), CIGNA Corporation (CI): The Coming Obamacare “Death Spiral”?

Will the Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare, begin a “death spiral” in 2014? The scary-sounding term “death spiral” is used......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP): Healthcare Buzzwords You Need to Know

Change is here, with more on the way, in the world of health care. And with all of this change, there are plenty of new terms and buzzwords floating about......(read more)
United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)

United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS), General Motors Company (GM): What This IRS Move Means for You

With state-run health care exchanges set to open for business in just one month and two days, the pieces of the puzzle that will make up the Patient Protection......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), Molina Healthcare, Inc. (MOH), Centene Corp (CNC): Is Obamacare Failing to Reach Those Who Want It the Most?

We are now just five weeks away from the opening of state-run exchanges under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare,......(read more)
Barack Obama serious

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP): Is Obamacare Going to Make Your Spouse a Financial Liability?

With just five weeks and two days left until the state-run exchanges are scheduled to open for business, the reality of health-care reform, and its many......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

Is WellPoint, Inc. (WLP) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

Is WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP) a good buy? Now, according to many of your fellow readers, hedge funds are perceived as delayed, outdated investment tools......(read more)
Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM)

Hedge Funds Are Selling Humana Inc (HUM)

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) has made any of its supporters look smart for some time now. But nothing lasts forever. One indicator suggests that profit-taking......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Why It’s Smart to Buy Aetna Inc. (AET)

Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) is one of the most hyped healthcare companies out there. We’re about to give you an actual empirical look at one indicator......(read more)
CIGNA Corporation (NYSE:CI)

What Hedge Funds Think About CIGNA Corporation (CI)

CIGNA Corporation (NYSE:CI): curious what hedgies think about your stock? In the 21st century investor’s toolkit, there are tons of indicators market......(read more)
Express Scripts Holding Company

Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX): Do Hedge Funds Like The Babe Ruth Of Pharmacy Benefits?

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) is the obvious Babe Ruth of the pharmacy benefit management space, and a steady year-to-date return of nearly......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH)’s Obamacare potential is mind-blowing. The stock is up over 30% year-to-date, and the gains look set to continue......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), Aetna Inc. (AET), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): Why Is Obamacare So Hard to Understand?

If you think most Americans are confused about upcoming changes related to the Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as Obamacare, you’re right......(read more)
TUDOR INVESTMENT CORP

Paul Tudor Jones Is Trading LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB), Baxter International Inc. (BAX) & Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Paul Tudor Jones is the manager of Tudor Investment Corp, focusing on equity, debt, venture capital, currency and the commodity markets. While PTJ isn......(read more)
Priceline.com Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN)

Boston-Based PAR Capital Is Bullish On Travel: Priceline.com Inc (PCLN), Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

PAR Capital Management is a private investment partnership that is based in Boston, and it focuses mainly on the travel and online media industries. AUM......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Aetna Inc. (AET), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): The Coming Health Insurance Apocalypse?

Good-bye, health insurers — and good riddance. That’s essentially the message from the majority leader of the U.S. Senate. Last Friday, Sen......(read more)
Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE:THC)

Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC), HCA Holdings Inc (HCA): Don’t Wait Until 2014 to Understand Obamacare

Next year will be the year. Although the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, was passed back in 2010, the most significant......(read more)
Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM)

Humana Inc (HUM), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP): Two Magic Formula Pick’s With Headline Risk

Investors like a good deal. The problem is, most of us wouldn’t know a bargain if it hit us in the face. At least that’s what hedge fund manager......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA): Does This Data Overwhelmingly Prove That We Need Obamacare?

Regardless of whether you’re entirely for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, vehemently against it, or fall somewhere in between, it......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP): The Mysterious Undervaluation of Health Insurers

If you think Apple is undervalued, you don’t own a health insurer. Yesterday, for instance, WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP) delivered a solid beat on......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): How Much Could Medicare for All Save You?

The government put a key piece of Obamacare back on the shelf last week, when it announced that companies employing more than 50 workers will have an......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

Will Obamacare Sink Tomorrow’s UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) Earnings?

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH) is scheduled to release its quarterly earnings report tomorrow, and the company is at the epicenter of the debate over......(read more)
Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG)

Walgreen Company (WAG): 1 Great Dividend You Can Buy Right Now

Dividend stocks are everywhere, but many just downright stink. In some cases, the business model is in serious jeopardy, or the dividend itself isn&#......(read more)
Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG)

Obamacare Exchanges Get Help From Walgreen Company (WAG) and the Blues

Good news for Obamacare has been rarer than an igloo in the Sahara desert over the last few months. However, Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG) and the Blue......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CIGNA Corporation (CI), Aetna Inc (AET): 5 Myths About Those Despicable Health Insurers

Are health insurers corporate equivalents of the super-villains in the “Despicable Me” movies? Many Americans might think so. Stories abound......(read more)
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG)

This Is What’s Really Behind Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)’s Revenue Shortfall

I’ve stood by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) and supported the robotic surgical device maker through thick and thin all while short-sellers......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), The Timken Company (TKR): Value Investor Karen Finerman’s Latest Stock Picks

Readers may recognize value investor Karen Finerman from her frequent appearances on CNBC’s Fast Money. Outside of her television appearances, Finerman......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

Three Reasons UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) Could Lose Steam

Could UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH) stock jump 40% over the next two years? A recent article in Barron’s says it could happen. Shares of the......(read more)
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

Regal Entertainment Group (RGC), Stryker Corporation (SYK): Is This News a Crushing Blow to Obamacare’s Credibility?

There isn’t much that the stock market dislikes more than uncertainty; and there are few pieces of legislation to have worked their way through......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Aetna Inc (AET), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): Obamacare Gives Businesses a Break but Leaves You on the Hook

With a growing number of Obamacare’s provisions taking effect, both supporters and opponents of the health care law are bracing for the impacts......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CIGNA Corporation (CI): Will the Uninsured Undermine the Implementation of Obamacare?

The debate between both political parties over the merits of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has been going on......(read more)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Sanofi SA (ADR) (SNY): Health Care Investment Ideas From Warren Buffett

Famed investor Warren Buffett once called the high cost of health care a “tapeworm eating at our economic body.” While he might be disgusted......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): Buy the Dips, the Rally Isn’t Over Yet

It may seem absurd for me to make this prediction but I believe that despite current volatility, the market actually has further left to run. There are......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), Humana Inc (HUM), Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK): A Rigged Market? It’s OK With Me

There seems to be plenty of evidence suggesting that some players in the market have a significant advantage when compared to the average investor. While......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Aetna Inc (AET), CIGNA Corporation (CI): Does This Move Defeat the Purpose of Obamacare?

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, set to go into full effect on Jan 1., is certain to have broad-reaching impacts on the way that insurance......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), CIGNA Corporation (CI): Will Obamacare Deliver a Crushing Blow to the Middle Class?

Tick-tock, tick-tock, tick-tock… just six-and-half more months until the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, goes......(read more)
TUDOR INVESTMENT CORP

Pfizer Inc. (PFE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK): Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones’ Latest Additions

Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones (PTJ) has been all over the news  after telling an audience of University of Virginia students and others that it’......(read more)
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP)

WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), Aetna Inc. (AET), & CIGNA Corporation (CI): Is Obama’s Home State Balking at Obamacare?

The first full week in June ended with Illinois lawmakers again failing to send Gov. Pat Quinn a bill outlining a state-run marketplace to sell health......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), WellPoint, Inc. (WLP), Medtronic, Inc. (MDT): These Healthcare Stocks Pay Fast-Growing Dividends

Given the huge potential of the healthcare industry, it is very tempting to peer through it for possible options if one seeks for the best places to earn......(read more)
Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET)

Aetna Inc. (AET), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): Time to Scoop Up This Health Care Company

The passage of Obamacare has created uncertainty in the health care sector. As the landmark health care legislation nears full implementation, many investors......(read more)
AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)

Why AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) Stock Is a Huge Bargain

Ask most people about AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL), and they’ll automatically start talking about the company’s duck commercials. But those......(read more)
UnitedHealth Group Inc

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH), Aetna Inc. (AET): Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Obamacare’s State-Run Health Exchanges

The full implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, is less than seven months away now. For many people......(read more)