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Anthem Inc (ANTM.N)

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Anthem To Transition Membership A Year Ahead Of Original Plans With Accelerated PBM Launch
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM CEO SAYS PERFORMANCE IN GOVERNMENT BUSINESS NORMALIZED IN Q4 - CONF. CALL.ANTHEM CEO SAYS CO HAS BEEN WORKING CLOSELY WITH CVS TO PLAN EVERY DETAIL OF TRANSITION TO INGENIORX - CONF. CALL.ANTHEM CEO SAYS "WE HAVE COMPLETED MORE THAN 15 MONTHS OF PREPARATION AGAINST OUR TRANSITION GOAL"- CONF. CALL.ANTHEM SAYS 2019 EXPECTATIONS INCLUDE TOTAL MEMBERSHIP GROWTH OF 1.2 MILLION MEMBERS AT MIDPOINT OF GUIDANCE, INCLUDING YEAR-OVER-YEAR IMPROVEMENT IN COMMERCIAL GROUP FULLY INSURED SEGMENT - CONF. CALL.ANTHEM ESTIMATES MEDICARE ADVANTAGE GROWTH WILL EXCEED 2 PERCENT BY THE END OF 2019 - CONF. CALL.ANTHEM CFO EXPECTS TO MIGRATE SOME CUSTOMERS TO INGENIORX IN Q2, WITH MOST MOVING IN THE SECOND HALF OF 2020 AND Q1 OF 2020.ANTHEM SAYS ACCELERATED LAUNCH TO TRANSITION ALL MEMBERSHIP BY Q1 2020, A YEAR AHEAD OF ORIGINAL PLANS - CONF. CALL.ANTHEM SAYS GIVEN ACCELERATED INGENIORX LAUNCH, CO EXPECTS SLIGHTLY OVER HALF OF ADJUSTED EARNINGS IN FIRST HALF OF 2019- CONF. CALL.  Full Article

Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corp, PNC Bank, IBM Announce Blockchain Collaboration
Thursday, 24 Jan 2019 

Jan 24 (Reuters) - IBM::AETNA, ANTHEM, HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION, PNC BANK AND IBM ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION TO ESTABLISH BLOCKCHAIN-BASED ECOSYSTEM FOR THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY."AETNA, ANTHEM, HCSC, PNC BANK, AND IBM ARE ACTIVELY WORKING TO FURTHER DEFINE INITIAL USE CASES FOR THE HEALTH UTILITY NETWORK".COLLABORATION WILL ADD ADDITIONAL MEMBERS TO NETWORK IN COMING MONTHS.COLLABORATION'S AIM IS TO CREATE AN INCLUSIVE BLOCKCHAIN NETWORK THAT CAN BENEFIT MULTIPLE MEMBERS OF THE HEALTHCARE ECOSYSTEM.MEMBERS INTEND TO USE BLOCKCHAIN TO ADDRESS INDUSTRY CHALLENGES, INCLUDING PROMOTING EFFICIENT CLAIMS, PAYMENT PROCESSING, AMONG OTHER THINGS.  Full Article

Cardiex Says Group's inHealth Medical Services Executes Co-Marketing Agreement
Monday, 14 Jan 2019 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Cardiex Ltd ::GROUP'S INHEALTH MEDICAL SERVICES EXECUTES CO-MARKETING AGREEMENT WITH ANTHEM, INC.  Full Article

Anthem-To Reaffirm Net Income Guidance For Full Year 2018 To Be Greater Than $14.46 Per Share
Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM INC - TO REAFFIRM NET INCOME GUIDANCE FOR FULL YEAR 2018 TO BE GREATER THAN $14.46 PER SHARE.ANTHEM INC - CONTINUES TO EXPECT ADJUSTED NET INCOME TO BE GREATER THAN $15.60 PER SHARE FOR FULL YEAR 2018.  Full Article

Anthem - Intend To Reaffirm FY Net Income Guidance
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM - INTEND TO REAFFIRM THE COMPANY’S NET INCOME GUIDANCE FOR FULL YEAR 2018 TO BE GREATER THAN $14.20 PER SHARE - SEC FILING.EXCLUDING ITEMS, CONTINUES TO EXPECT FY ADJUSTED NET INCOME TO BE GREATER THAN $15.40 PER SHARE.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $15.49 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Anthem Announces Collaboration With Walmart
Monday, 20 Aug 2018 

Aug 20 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::ANTHEM ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH WALMART.ANTHEM - ENTERED ARRANGEMENT WITH WALMART TO PROVIDE CONSUMERS WITH INCREASED ACCESS TO OTC MEDICINES.ANTHEM - PROGRAM WILL ENABLE CONSUMERS ENROLLED IN ANTHEM'S AFFILIATED MA PLANS TO USE OTC PLAN ALLOWANCES TO PURCHASE OTC MEDICATIONS AT WALMART'S STORES AND ON WALMART.COM.ANTHEM - ANTHEM-WALMART PROGRAM WILL BE LAUNCHING IN JAN 2019.ANTHEM - PROGRAM TO ALLOW CONSUMERS ENROLLED IN CO'S AFFILIATED MA PLANS TO USE OTC PLAN ALLOWANCES TO BUY OTC MEDICATIONS, AMONG OTHERS AT WALMART.  Full Article

Third Point LLC Cuts Share Stake In Facebook By 25 Pct To 3 Mln Class A Shares
Friday, 10 Aug 2018 

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Third Point LLC: :THIRD POINT LLC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN FACEBOOK INC BY 25 PERCENT TO 3 MILLION CLASS A SHARES.THIRD POINT LLC DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN ANTHEM INC.THIRD POINT LLC - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF JUNE 30, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Anthem Will Not 'rescale" Obamacare Business But Is Pleased With 2018 Performance
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 

July 25 (Reuters) - Anthem Inc ::CEO EXPECTS TO INCREASE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MARKET SHARE FOR GROUP SALES SEGMENT- CONF CALL.ANTHEM CEO BACKS PREVIOUS ESTIMATE FOR $4 BILLION IN SAVINGS RELATED TO MANAGING PHARMACY BENEFITS INTERNALLY- CONF CALL.ANTHEM CEO WILL NOT 'RESCALE" THE OBAMACARE INDIVIDUAL INSURANCE BUSINESS BUT IS PLEASED WITH 2018 PERFORMANCE- CONF CALL.  Full Article

Jana Partners LLC Takes Sole Share Stake In Allergan, Boston Scientific
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 

May 15 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC ::JANA PARTNERS LLC TAKES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN ALLERGAN PLC OF 12,000 SHARES - SEC FILING.JANA PARTNERS LLC TAKES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES INC OF 1.0 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC TAKES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN ANTHEM INC OF 610,593 SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC DISSOLVES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN W W GRAINGER INC.JANA PARTNERS LLC TAKES SOLE SHARE STAKE IN BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP OF 4.7 MILLION SHARES.JANA PARTNERS LLC - CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DEC 31, 2017.  Full Article

Diplomat Pharmacy Appoints Brian Griffin As CEO And Chairman Of Board
Thursday, 10 May 2018 

May 10 (Reuters) - Diplomat Pharmacy Inc ::DIPLOMAT PHARMACY APPOINTS BRIAN GRIFFIN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD.DIPLOMAT PHARMACY INC - BOARD WILL EXPAND TO EIGHT MEMBERS WITH GRIFFIN'S APPOINTMENT.  Full Article

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