Growth at a reasonable price, or GARP, provides an excellent opportunity for investors who are interested in raking in healthy returns. It helps an investor gain exposure to stocks that have impressive prospects and are undervalued.Source: Shutterstock
Cramer's lightning round: Cigna's stock is undervalued considering its latest acquisition
Posted on Jul 12, 2018 (3 days ago)
It's that time again! "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rang the lightning round bell, which means he gave his take on callers' favorite stocks at rapid speed. Cigna Corporation CI : “OK, when [CEO] David Cordani came on, the stock was right around here. Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A SQM-X.A-CL .: “Sociedad Quimica is not an expensive stock if lithium takes off.
CVS, Aetna shares rise on report DoJ won't challenge their merger deal
Posted on Jul 12, 2018 (4 days ago)
Shares of CVS Health and Aetna rose Thursday on a report the Department of Justice won't challenge their merger. Drugstore chain and pharmacy benefits manager CVS announced in December it would acquire health insurer Aetna for $69 billion in a deal that could reshape the health industry. Shares of CVS Health CVS and Aetna AET rose Thursday on a report the Department of Justice won't challenge their merger.
Mark McClellan, M.D. Appointed to Cigna Board of Directors
Posted on Jul 2, 2018 (13 days ago)
Cigna Corporation (CI) today announced that Mark McClellan, M.D., has been appointed to Cigna's Board of Directors. Dr. McClellan’s appointment is effective December 1, 2018, unless Cigna’s acquisition of Express Scripts has closed prior to that date, in which case Dr. McClellan will join the board of directors of the combined company upon closing. Dr. McClellan, a doctor and an economist, has focused his work on addressing a wide range of strategies and policy reforms to improve health care, including payment reforms to promote better outcomes and lower costs.
By the Numbers: Second Quarter Was All About Doing the Big Deal
Posted on Jun 29, 2018 (16 days ago)
Companies continued to open up their wallets for M&A in the second quarter of 2018. In the first half of 2018, there were 16 transactions of $10 billion or more involving a U.S. company, according to data compiled by TheStreet's sister publication The Deal.
Cigna Fights Hunger Campaign Recognized with Hunger Hero Award by Feeding Children Everywhere
Posted on Jun 27, 2018 (19 days ago)
Global health service company Cigna received a Hunger Hero Award from Feeding Children Everywhere for the Cigna Fights Hunger campaign to provide meals to those in need – Cigna's largest employee volunteer initiative.
3 Great Stock Market Sectors Millennials Should Invest In
Posted on Jun 25, 2018 (21 days ago)
To millennials who haven't started investing in stocks yet: it's about time to start. Taking a broader look at the economy can help millennials identify what market sectors are performing better than others, which provides a snapshot of what group of stocks they should consider buying. The combination of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates and the rollback of Obama-era regulations should equal good news for financials.
Recent Analysis Shows Cigna, Basic Energy Services, KalVista Pharmaceuticals, QuinStreet, Armstrong World Industries, and NMI Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
Posted on Jun 25, 2018 (21 days ago)
NEW YORK, June 25, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Cigna ...
Cigna Intensifies Effort to Curtail Opioid Epidemic by Confronting Opioid Addiction and Overdose in U.S. Communities
Posted on Jun 21, 2018 (25 days ago)
Global health service company Cigna (CI) is intensifying its commitment to curtail the opioid epidemic by focusing new drug prevention and treatment efforts in targeted U.S. communities. The company will collaborate with employers, customers, prescribing clinicians, pharmacists and community-based organizations to reduce the number of opioid overdoses by 25 percent among its commercial customers in these communities by December 2021. Initially, Cigna will focus its local efforts in areas where a sizable number of Cigna commercial customers reside and where there are higher than average overdose rates, including communities in the states of Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey and Virginia and in the metropolitan areas of Chicago, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. The goal is to reduce prescription and illicit opioid overdoses in these areas, and Cigna will advance initiatives that impact both Cigna customers and the communities at large.