healthcare

Dow jumps 200 points

Dow jumps 200 points

Stocks massively jumped on Thursday after the weaker-than-expected U.S. inflation data released. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 200 points, turning positive for the year, with Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM) as the best-performing stock in the index...

Humana Inc Announced Q1 Earnings

Humana Inc Announced Q1 Earnings

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) reported its first-quarter financial results on Wednesday. Shares of the company 2% in premarket trading today.According to the company, total revenue was up from $13.76 billion to $14.28 billion, which beat analysts’ e..

Aetna Inc Released First-Quarter Earnings

Aetna Inc Released First-Quarter Earnings

On Tuesday, Aetna Inc (NYSE: AET) announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2018.“Our core businesses performed well in the quarter, generating strong earnings per share growth and delivering significant value to our members, cl..

UnitedHealth Group Released Financial Results for the First Quarter

UnitedHealth Group Released Financial Results for the First Quarter

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) announced its financial results for the first quarter on Tuesday. Shares of the company increased 2.9% to $237 per share in premarket trading today.According to the company, total revenue for the first quarter increase..

E-commerce Giant, Walmart Discusses A Potential Merger And Acquisition With Healthcare Giant Humana

E-commerce Giant, Walmart Discusses A Potential Merger And Acquisition With Healthcare Giant Humana

For over ten years now, Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has been making not so subtle advances into the field of healthcare. USA’s largest retailer has now decided to play a better role in the industry. This involves acquiring the for-profit American..

Uber and Lyft to Both Launch Medical Service Transportation

Uber and Lyft to Both Launch Medical Service Transportation

Uber Technologies Inc. announced last week on Thursday its introduction of Uber Health, a way to partner with healthcare organizations to provide reliable transportation for patients. Then, on Monday, Lyft teamed up with Allscripts Healthcare Soluti..

Healthcare Disrupted by Amazon

Healthcare Disrupted by Amazon

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has shifted its gaze to disrupt the healthcare sector. This comes after a month when the online behemoth announced that it is searching for methods to solve the specter of rapidly increasing healthcare expenses for it..