Aetna Stock Forecast, Price & News

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Volume11.86 million shs
Average Volume3.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$69.64 billion
P/E Ratio21.57
Dividend Yield0.94%

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About Aetna

Aetna Inc. operates as a health care benefits company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance, and Large Case Pensions. The Health Care segment offers medical, pharmacy benefit management service, dental, behavioral health, and vision plans on an insured and employer-funded basis. It also provides point-of-service, preferred provider organization, health maintenance organization, and indemnity benefit plans, as well as health savings accounts and consumer-directed health plans. In addition, this segment offers Medicare and Medicaid products and services, as well as other medical products, such as medical management and data analytics services, medical stop loss insurance, workers' compensation administrative services, and products that provide access to its provider networks in select geographies. The Group Insurance segment offers life insurance products, including group term life insurance, voluntary spouse and dependent term life insurance, group universal life insurance, and accidental death and dismemberment insurance; disability insurance products; and long-term care insurance products, which provide the benefits to cover the cost of care in private home settings, adult day care, assisted living, or nursing facilities. The Large Case Pensions segment manages various retirement products comprising pension and annuity products primarily for tax-qualified pension plans. The company provides its products and services to employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups, and expatriates. Aetna Inc. was founded in 1853 and is based in Hartford, Connecticut.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

571st out of 1,351 stocks

Hospital & Medical Service Plans Industry

11th out of 13 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Aetna (NYSE:AET) Frequently Asked Questions

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How were Aetna's earnings last quarter?

Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company reported $2.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.83 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $15.48 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $15.40 billion. Aetna had a net margin of 5.99% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.78%. Aetna's revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $2.45 EPS.
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Is Aetna a good dividend stock?

Aetna pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.94%. The dividend payout ratio of Aetna is 20.28%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Aetna will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.13% next year. This indicates that Aetna will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Aetna's key executives?

Aetna's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark Thomas Bertolini, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Karen Sue Lynch, Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Shawn Michael Guertin, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Enterprise Risk Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Richard Michael Jelinek, Exec. VP and Head of Enterprise Strategy & Integration (Age 52)
  • Ms. Margaret M. McCarthy, Exec. VP of Operations & Technology (Age 64)

What other stocks do shareholders of Aetna own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Aetna investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (NFLX), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), The Boeing (BA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Visa (V), AbbVie (ABBV), Humana (HUM), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

What is Aetna's stock symbol?

Aetna trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AET."

What is Aetna's stock price today?

One share of AET stock can currently be purchased for approximately $212.70.

How much money does Aetna make?

Aetna has a market capitalization of $69.64 billion and generates $60.54 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.90 billion in net income (profit) each year or $9.86 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Aetna's official website?

The official website for Aetna is www.aetna.com.

Where are Aetna's headquarters?

Aetna is headquartered at 151 FARMINGTON AVENUE, HARTFORD CT, 06156.

How can I contact Aetna?

Aetna's mailing address is 151 FARMINGTON AVENUE, HARTFORD CT, 06156. The company can be reached via phone at 860-273-0123 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 9/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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