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Aetna Company Profile (NYSE:AET)

Consensus Ratings for Aetna (NYSE:AET) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Rating(s), 13 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $135.76 (17.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/21/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperform$142.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/14/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/2/2016Wells FargoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$135.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$140.00 -> $144.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$120.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/5/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/3/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$128.00 -> $129.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$122.00 -> $118.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$130.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016OppenheimerReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/2/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$140.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/17/2015Credit SuisseReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/30/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$144.00 -> $141.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/4/2015SusquehannaReiterated RatingBuy$135.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/30/2015Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$132.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/8/2015BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingStrong-Buy$150.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/17/2015Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuy$122.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2015ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/12/2014Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$78.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/12/2014Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$90.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/7/2014Goldman SachsDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$94.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/28/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/2/2016        
4/28/2016Q116$2.23$2.30$15.46 billion$15.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2016Q415$1.21$1.37$14.93 billion$15.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$1.77$1.90$15.22 billion$15.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2015Q215$1.82$2.05$15.43 billion$15.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2015Q115$1.96$2.39$15.48 billion$15.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015Q414$1.22$1.22$14.59 million$14.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2014Q214$1.59$1.67$14.63 billion$14.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2014Q114$1.61$1.69$13.98 billion$14.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q413$1.55$1.98$13.69 billion$13.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2014Q313$1.36$1.34$13.14 billion$13.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013Q213$1.53$1.53$12.89 billion$12.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2013Q2 2013$1.39$1.52$12.02 billion$11.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q1 2013$1.38$1.50$9.65 billion$9.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.96$0.94$8.97 billion$8.96 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012Q312$1.34$1.55$8.96 billion$8.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2012$1.25$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012$1.39$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2012$0.96$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2011$1.14$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/27/2011$1.07$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2011$0.97$1.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2011$0.62$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$1.90$2.40$2.22
Q2 20168$2.05$2.23$2.14
Q3 20168$1.94$2.14$2.06
Q4 20168$1.39$1.71$1.54
Q1 20172$2.35$2.55$2.45
Q2 20173$2.26$2.29$2.27
Q3 20173$2.22$2.25$2.23
Q4 20173$1.63$1.79$1.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:0.87%
Payout Ratio:12.44%
Dividend Growth:12.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/20/2016quarterly$0.250.91%7/12/20167/14/20167/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2016quarterly$0.250.94%4/12/20164/14/20164/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2015quarterly$0.250.97%1/12/20161/14/20161/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/25/2015quarterly$0.250.95%10/13/201510/15/201510/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2015quarterly$0.250.88%7/14/20157/16/20157/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2015quarterly$0.251%4/7/20154/9/20154/24/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/21/2014quarterly$0.251.15%1/13/20151/15/20151/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/19/2014quarterly$0.231.08%10/14/201410/16/201410/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/30/2014quarterly$0.231.16%7/8/20147/10/20147/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2014quarterly$0.231.25%4/8/20144/10/20144/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/6/2013quarterly$0.231.35%1/14/20141/16/20141/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/27/2013quarterly$0.201.25%10/8/201310/10/201310/25/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/17/2013quarterly$0.201.35%7/9/20136/11/20137/26/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2013quarterly$0.201.66%4/9/20134/11/20134/26/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/10/2016Margaret M MccarthyEVPSell39,169$114.45$4,482,892.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Mark T BertoliniCEOSell33,510$114.00$3,820,140.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/15/2016Gary W LovemanEVPBuy8,970$111.45$999,706.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/22/2016Molly Joel CoyeDirectorSell1,175$106.28$124,879.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2015Margaret M MccarthyEVPSell18,373$109.97$2,020,478.81View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/22/2015Mark T. BertoliniCEOSell26,996$110.00$2,969,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2015Joseph M ZubretskyEVPSell179,087$118.66$21,250,463.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2015Franklin Barbara HackmanDirectorSell2,064$118.47$244,522.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2015Joseph M ZubretskyEVPSell200,000$107.96$21,592,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/27/2015Joseph M ZubretskyEVPSell86,958$107.24$9,325,375.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2015Joseph M ZubretskyInsiderSell162,066$106.98$17,337,820.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2015Margaret M MccarthyEVPSell27,670$106.04$2,934,126.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/25/2015Franklin Barbara HackmanDirectorSell3,000$108.75$326,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/17/2015William James CasazzaVPSell14,000$105.07$1,470,980.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015Molly Joel CoyeDirectorSell2,500$100.27$250,675.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2015Rajan ParmeswarVPSell5,300$95.60$506,680.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/16/2014Molly Joel CoyeDirectorSell1,650$80.60$132,990.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/12/2014William James CasazzaVPSell15,906$80.58$1,281,705.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2014Franklin Barbara HackmanDirectorSell2,665$77.26$205,897.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2014Rajan ParmeswarVPSell3,600$69.46$250,056.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2013Mark BertoliniCEOSell130,272$68.08$8,868,917.76View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/27/2013William James CasazzaVPSell10,299$68.25$702,906.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2013William James CasazzaVPSell15,745$64.66$1,018,071.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2013William James CasazzaVPSell40,598$62.00$2,517,076.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Molly Joel CoyeDirectorSell2,000$60.38$120,760.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2013Joseph P NewhouseDirectorSell14,000$59.15$828,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Rajan ParmeswarVPSell1,435$60.13$86,286.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/6/2013Karen RohanVPBuy4,035$49.53$199,853.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Aetna (NYSE:AET)
DateHeadline
06/27/16 02:42 PMAnother state approves Aetna acquisition of Humana - Business Insurance
06/27/16 02:42 PMBoys Arnold & Co INC Decreased Stake in Aetna INC New (NYSE:AET) by $6.85 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily
06/27/16 12:56 PMAmericans With Employer Health Insurance Are Spending a Lot More on Hospital Visits -
06/26/16 02:19 PMAetna, Humana extend merger deadline
06/26/16 07:13 AMStock Performance Focus on: Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) - Press Telegraph
06/25/16 02:21 PMNew Mountain Vantage Advisers LLC Decreased Stake in Aetna INC New (NYSE:AET) by $17.36 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
06/25/16 02:20 PMAnalysts Ranking Activities: Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) , Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT) - Street Updates
06/25/16 09:35 AMAetna, Humana Extend Acquisition Deadline
06/25/16 09:35 AMAetna seeks judge's review of Missouri's order on Humana merger
06/25/16 09:35 AMAetna-Humana Deal Requiring Department of Justice Intervention
06/25/16 09:35 AMCalifornia Commissioner Asks National Regulators to Block Aetna-Humana Deal
06/25/16 09:35 AMAetna : Humana extend merger deadline
06/25/16 09:35 AMHumana, Aetna extend "end date" of merger agreement to Dec. 31
06/25/16 09:35 AMAetna (AET) and Units Receive Rating Action from A.M. Best
06/24/16 07:34 PMStrong Sell Calls Recommendations For Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) At 1 - Investor Newswire
06/24/16 05:25 PMHumana, Aetna extend merger deadline -
06/24/16 02:20 PMBernstein Initiates Coverage on Aetna Inc to Outperform - TheFounders Daily
06/24/16 02:20 PMAetna's not happy with state pushback on Humana deal - Louisville Business First
06/24/16 11:20 AMAetna's not happy with state pushback on Humana deal -
06/24/16 10:17 AMAetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 10:16 AMPrice Target Review: Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) - News Oracle
06/24/16 10:16 AMTraders Recap - Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT), Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) - Wall Street 24
06/24/16 10:16 AMCalifornia insurance chief says Aetna-Humana merger "anti-competitive" - Seeking Alpha
06/24/16 10:16 AMCalifornia Insurance Commissioner Weighs In Against Aetna-Humana Deal - Kaiser Health News
06/23/16 09:45 PMCalifornia Insurance Commissioner Calls Aetna-Humana Deal Anti-Competitive
06/23/16 03:47 PMAetna's credit-ratings cut on Humana deal
06/23/16 01:56 PMCalifornia insurance chief urges U.S. to block Aetna-Humana deal - [Reuters] - California's insurance commissioner on Thursday urged national antitrust regulators to block health insurer Aetna Inc's proposed $34 billion acquisition of Humana Inc. David Jones, whose state Department of Insurance does not have authority to block the deal, said the acquisition would be anti-competitive in California and nationwide and contribute to higher prices for insurance. Jones' comments came just days after California's other insurance regulator said it had approved the Aetna-Humana deal with conditions, including that Aetna keep down premium increases and invest $50 million in communities.
06/23/16 10:05 AMDemocratic senators urge DOJ to block major health insurer mergers
06/23/16 10:05 AMMercy accuses Aetna of failing to pay claims for some babies, sues for $4.1 million
06/23/16 10:05 AMAetna appeals ruling in dispute with North Cypress Medical Center
06/23/16 10:05 AMMarket Update: Aetna Inc
06/23/16 10:05 AMNorth Cypress Medical Center Wins Legal Case against Aetna Life Insurance Company
06/23/16 08:30 AMZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Anthem, Cigna, Aetna, Humana and UnitedHealth Group -
06/23/16 07:10 AM[$$] Slower deal activity set to sap bond sales - [at Financial Times] - A slide in takeover activity looms over corporate bond markets after a brisk start to the year, posing a challenge for portfolio managers who have been buoyed by a flood of fresh capital as foreign investors ...
06/22/16 07:31 PMTop Gainers of the Day: Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) from Health Care Plans - Twin County News
06/22/16 07:31 PMA.M. Best Removes From Under Review and Downgrades Issuer Credit Ratings of Aetna Inc. and Some of Its ... - Business Wire (press release)
06/22/16 07:31 PMMarket Update: Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) – AM Best Removes From Under Review and Downgrades Issuer Credit ... - Jutia Group (press release) (blog)
06/22/16 01:27 PMA.M. Best Removes From Under Review and Downgrades Issuer Credit Ratings of Aetna Inc. and Some of Its Subsidiaries - [Business Wire] - A.M. Best has removed from under review with negative implications and downgraded the issuer credit rating to “bbb” from “bbb+” of Aetna Inc. .
06/22/16 07:06 AMHC Stocks Summary: Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET), Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) - share market updates (press release)
06/21/16 05:30 PMFeds will use tax penalty data to find uninsured millennials -
06/21/16 02:18 PMHealthcare Once Again Win Street Race- Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:INO), Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) - Seneca Globe
06/21/16 12:10 PMWhy this healthcare giant will pay employees up to $500 to sleep -
06/21/16 07:06 AMAetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
06/21/16 07:06 AMCalifornia Clears Aetna-Humana Deal as Anthem Still Under Review - Bloomberg
06/20/16 04:00 PMMercy says Aetna owes $4.1 million in claims -
06/20/16 02:19 PMCalifornia regulator approves Aetna-Humana deal with conditions - STLtoday.com
06/19/16 02:19 PMHealth Insurers, Hospitals Want Obamacare To Save Their Mergers
06/18/16 02:20 PMStrong Buy Calls Count For Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) At 10 - Investor Newswire
06/18/16 07:06 AMStrong Buy Calls Count For Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) At 9 - Investor Newswire
06/17/16 10:15 AMAnalysts Reviewing Stocks: Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANAC) , Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) - Street Updates
About Aetna

Aetna logoAetna Inc. is a diversified healthcare benefits company. The Company operates through three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance and Large Case Pensions. The Health Care segment's products and services consist of medical, pharmacy benefit management services, dental, behavioral health and vision plans offered on both an insured basis and an employer-funded, or administrative services contact, basis and emerging businesses products and services, such as accountable care solutions (ACS). The Group Insurance segment's products consist of Life Insurance Products, Disability Insurance Products and Long-Term Care Insurance Products. The Large Case Pensions segment manages a range of retirement products, (including pension and annuity products) primarily for tax-qualified pension plans. Its customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, healthcare providers (providers), Government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Health Care Plans
  • Sub-Industry: Managed Health Care
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AET
  • CUSIP: 00817Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $117.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $116.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $110.35
  • P/E Ratio: 17.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.22
  • Market Cap: $40.31B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.03 EPS
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Aetna (NYSE:AET) Chart for Tuesday, June, 28, 2016


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