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Cigna Corp. fell$. 03 or percent, to $90.56. Humana Inc. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $126.32. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $85.30.
Cigna Corp. rose $1.78 or 2.0 percent, to $91.76. Humana Inc. rose $2.72 or 2.2 percent, to $127.75. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.47 or 1.7 percent, to $86.41.
Cigna Corp. rose $1.10 or 1.2 percent, to $91.08. Humana Inc. rose $1.28 or 1.0 percent, to $126.31. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.10 or 1.3 percent, to $86.04.
Cigna Corp. fell $1.44 or 1.6 percent, to $89.98. Humana Inc. fell $2.39 or 1.9 percent, to $125.03. UnitedHealth Group fell $1.68 or 1.9 percent, to $84.94.
Cigna Corp. fell $1.09 or 1.2 percent, to $90.33. Humana Inc. fell $1.93 or 1.5 percent, to $125.49. UnitedHealth Group fell $1.47 or 1.7 percent, to $85.15.
Cigna Corp. fell$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $91.15. Humana Inc. rose$. 16 or. 1 percent, to $127.58. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 65 or. 8 percent, to $85.97.
NEW YORK, Aug 20- Some doctors really mean it when they say they do not take health insurance. For others, it is more of a nuanced statement. "The burden of getting the forms right and getting all the paperwork is placed on the physician," says Dinah Miller, a psychiatrist who practices in Baltimore and co-authors a blog called Shrink Rap. "
NEW YORK, Aug 7- U.S. stocks dipped in choppy trading Thursday, with all three indexes erasing morning gains spurred by upbeat labor data, amid uncertainty following Russia's retaliatory measures over Western sanctions.
July 31- U.S. health insurer Cigna Corp said on Thursday that medical costs for its individual customers were higher than expected in the second quarter, adding to investor worries that spending is on the rise. Cigna shares fell 5 percent, and a sell-off begun early this week in other insurers including Aetna Inc and WellPoint Inc continued.
*Investors fret over Argentina default fallout. NEW YORK, July 31- U.S. stocks slumped in a broad decline on Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 turning negative for July on concerns over the strength of overseas economies and ongoing tensions with Russia.
*Investors fret over Argentina default fallout. NEW YORK, July 31- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply lower Wall Street open Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 likely to turn negative for the month on concerns over the strength of overseas economies and ongoing tensions with Russia.
July 31- U.S. health insurer Cigna Corp said on Thursday second-quarter profit and revenue both rose as it took in more healthcare premiums and fees from more customers in its commercial business.
*Whole Foods tumbles after cutting outlook. NEW YORK, July 31- U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower on Thursday, after Argentina defaulted for the second time in 12 years, raising concerns the country's weakness could spread to the region.
July 31- U.S. health insurer Cigna Corp said on Thursday that its second-quarter profit and revenue rose as it took in more healthcare premiums and fees from increased customers in its commercial business.
July 30- U.S. health insurer Humana Inc reported a lower profit owing to higher costs on Wednesday, as mounting concerns about increased medical spending drove health insurance industry shares lower for a second straight day.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
The largest U.S. pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, is cutting back on compounded medications, saying most are ineffective or overpriced.
NEW YORK, June 26- U.S. healthcare companies are winning higher profit forecasts, bucking a wider trend on Wall Street, as pricey new biotech drugs hit the market and insurance enrollment rises under the Affordable Care Act.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
The Center for Public Integrity found missed chances to corral tens of billions of dollars in Medicare Advantage billing errors.