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NMI Holdings started at outperform with $18 stock price target at RBC Capital

2018-04-19 marketwatch
Greenlight Capital's (GLRE) new innovation unit, Greenlight Re, is expected to amp up its efficiency and quality of products and services available to its clients.
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Should iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF (LRGF) Be on Your Investing Radar?

2018-04-18 zacks
If you're interested in broad exposure to the Large Cap Value segment of the US equity market, look no further than the iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF (LRGF - Free Report) , a passively managed exchange traded fund launched on 04/28/2015.
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UnitedHealth earnings ease investor worries over flu season, stock up

2018-04-17 channelnewsasia
UnitedHealth Group Inc on Tuesday posted a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street estimates, fueled by growth in its core insurance and health-services businesses and raised its earnings forecast for the year.
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UnitedHealth (UNH) Q1 Earnings to Gain From Optum Revenues

2018-04-16 zacks
We believe UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s (UNH - Free Report) health services business Optum will be an important ingredient of its first-quarter earnings growth. Optum serves the global healthcare marketplace, including payers, care providers, employers, governments, life sciences companies and consumers. The company is investing in this segment with an aim to diversify earnings and seek protection from the highly regulated health services business.
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It Might Be Time to Take Profits in Humana Inc Stock

2018-04-06 investorplace
As the old saw on Wall Street goes, pigs get fed and hogs get slaughtered. That adage might apply to Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) stock at this point. Humana stock has gained 259% in the past five years. HUM stock trades just off an all-time high at the moment, thanks to recent bullish speculation.
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Medicare Rate Up More than Expected, Health Insurers to Gain

2018-04-03 zacks
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has decided to raise 2019 Medicare Advantage reimbursement rate by 3.4%. Notably, CMS previously proposed a hike of 1.84% in February but this rate increase is higher than expected. Following the announcement, shares of companies with exposure to the MA business like UnitedHealth Group Inc.
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Humana's Medicare Advantage Boost Could Cost Walmart - Bloomberg

2018-04-03 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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High-flying biotech Loxo tempers bullish view for cancer drug

2018-04-03 channelnewsasia
In record time, Loxo Oncology developed a novel drug for a wide variety of tumors that share a rare mutation. It recently struck a partnership with Germany's Bayer . Its stock tripled in the past year.
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FOCUS-High-flying biotech Loxo tempers bullish view for cancer drug

2018-04-03 reuters
STAMFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) - In record time, Loxo Oncology developed a novel drug for a wide variety of tumors that share a rare mutation. It recently struck a partnership with Germany’s Bayer. Its stock tripled in the past year.
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ANTX / Anthem, Inc., 5.25% Equity Units due 5/1/2018 DEF 14A

2018-04-02 sec.gov
antm_Current_Folio_Proxy No 6 Table of Contents
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Social Seen: Good Charlotte gig, Mr G's birthday and the Golden Slipper

2018-03-29 smh.com.au
Good Charlotte front men Joel Madden and Benji Madden performing for an intimate crowd on V Island on Sydney Harbour on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.Photo: Oliver Minnett
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5 Reasons Why Centene is an Attractive Bet for Investors

2018-03-20 zacks
Centene Corporation (CNC - Free Report) is well poised for growth on the back of its recent business-boosting pacts. In March 2018, it has purchased a stake in cloud-based pharmacy benefit manager, RxAdvance, which should help it to lower drug costs and provide improved health care services.
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Buy These 3 Stocks as Healthcare Continues to Shift Gears

2018-03-13 zacks
The recent announcement by Cigna Corp. (CI - Free Report) to acquire pharmacy benefits manager, Express Scripts Holding (ESRX) corroborates the fact that the healthcare industry is shifting gears.
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ANTX / Anthem, Inc., 5.25% Equity Units due 5/1/2018 8-K (Current Report)

2018-03-13 sec.gov
8-K UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549
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