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Wellcare Health Plans Inc

  • Members under the Medicaid health plans increased 28 percent to 2.3 million in the quarter ended Sept. 30, driven by additions in Florida, Kentucky and Georgia under the federal health insurance program for lower-income people, Wellcare said. Medicaid expansion has also helped other insurers such as UnitedHealth Group Inc, Centene Corp and Cigna Corp..

  • Members under the Medicaid health plans rose 28 percent to 2.3 million as Florida, Kentucky and Georgia added more to the federal health insurance program for lower-income people. The expansion of Medicaid also helped other insurers such as UnitedHealth Group Inc, Centene Corp and Cigna Corp.. WellCare's medical benefit expenses rose 40 percent to $3...

  • Nov 5- Health insurer WellCare Health Plans Inc reported a better-than-expected adjusted profit for the third quarter, driven by a 43 percent increase in membership. Net profit fell to $19.3 million, or 44 cents per share, from $64 million, or $1.45 per share, from a year earlier. Excluding items, net profit was 77 cents per share, compared with average analyst...

  • July 25- Shares of WellCare Health Plans Inc fell 22 percent on Friday, a day after the healthcare provider reported a surprise loss due to high costs for Medicaid plans in Florida and the company halved its forecast for full-year adjusted profit.

  • July 25- Shares of WellCare Health Plans Inc fell 22 percent on Friday, a day after the healthcare provider reported a surprise loss due to high costs for Medicaid plans in Florida and the company halved its forecast for full-year adjusted profit.

  • Time for a hospital to buy WellCare or Centene? Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 6:51 PM ET

    Shares of WellCare Health Plans and Centene surged Tuesday on speculation that one of the two Medicaid insurance providers could be acquired.

  • Midday movers: Hillshire, BofA, AmEx & more Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Midday movers: Barclays, Pfizer, Twitter & More Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
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  • Insurers brace for Medicare rate decision Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 9:21 AM ET

    The insurance industry is bracing for the Obama administration's final Medicare Advantage rate cuts for 2015, which will be announced late Monday.

  • Midday movers: Crocs, Conversant, Lorillard & More Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 12:06 PM ET

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  • Consider two potential winners of Obamacare Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Love it or hate it, Obamacare has the potential to boost health insurance stocks in a big way going forward. Molina and WellCare are two possible winners.

  • Fed May Provide a Safety Net for the Market Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:08 PM ET
    A trader at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).

    The Fed is expected to repeat its dovish message in the coming week, which could provide a safety net for the market amid a big wave of earnings and the April jobs report.

  • After-Hours Buzz: GOOG, IBM, MSFT & More Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

  • Stocks are up as Bears are not yet in control of the narrative. There were no surprises from Bernanke, though he did give a rather spirited defense of QE and low interest rates.

  • Midday Movers: YNDX, HUM & More Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 12:35 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Health Care Stocks Hit a 7-Month High Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    Health care stocks reached their highest level since April 25, led by Aetna.

  • Health Care Moving on Presidential Debate Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 2:43 PM ET

    Healthcare moving on debates. Governor Romney's performance last night has investors in certain healthcare sectors a bit nervous. Obamacare is perceived to be a positive for hospitals, slight negative for HMOs. Today, that trade is being reversed: hospital stocks are down, HMOs are up

  • HMO Index Posts Best Gain in Over 3 Years Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 3:06 PM ET
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    The Morgan Stanley Healthcare Payors Index is having its best day in three and a half years.

  • Stocks End at Lows on EU Woes; Apple Drops Monday, 11 Jun 2012 | 4:22 PM ET

    Stocks accelerated their selloff in the final minutes of trading to close down more than 1 percent across the board Monday, as initial euphoria over Spain's bank bailout fizzled and amid ongoing fears over a global economic slowdown.