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CVS

CVS Health

$79.12

(0.00%)

, AET

Aetna

$156.99

(0.00%)

09:43
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CVS Health says relationship with Aetna 'continues to be very good'

Says both organizations working extremely well together.

CVS

CVS Health

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AET

Aetna

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(0.00%)

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CVS CVS Health
$79.12

(0.00%)

06/27/17
LEER
06/27/17
NO CHANGE
Target $90
LEER
Outperform
CVS gained largest PBM share in 2017 selling season, says Leerink
Leerink analyst David Larsen says his firm's recently published Pharmacy Benefit Manager survey shows that CVS Health is the largest share gainer in the 2017 selling season. The company is poised to win incremental PBM and Specialty Pharmacy share, while the Optum and Cigna deals will start to benefit retail volumes in the near-term, Larsen tells investors in a research note. He keeps an Outperform rating on CVS shares with a $90 price target.
06/27/17
NEED
06/27/17
INITIATION
NEED
Hold
CVS Health initiated with a Hold at Needham
Needham analyst Kevin Caliendo initiated CVS Health with a Hold.
06/28/17
06/28/17
INITIATION

On The Fly: Top five analyst initiations
Catch up on today's top five analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Altaba (AABA) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan. 2. Aetna (AET) and Humana (HUM) were initiated with a Buy at Citi. The firm also added Aetna to its Focus List. 3. CVS Health (CVS) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) were initiated with a Hold at Needham. 4. Oaktree Capital (OAK) initiated with a Hold at Jefferies. 5. General Motors (GM) resumed with an Overweight at Morgan Stanley. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
07/28/17
WELS
07/28/17
NO CHANGE
Target $9
WELS
Underperform
Insurers are dropping Valeant's top products, says Wells Fargo
United Healthcare's (UNH) formulary is no longer covering Valeant Pharmaceuticals' (VRX) number three branded drug Solodyn and will also now exclude Retin-A brand, its number four branded drug, Wells Fargo analyst David Maris tells investors in a research note. The analyst estimates the two drugs represented approximately $214M of Valeant's sales in 2016. Maris also points out that Glumetza, Valeant's number eight branded drug, and Relistor were removed in July from CVS/Caremark's (CVS) formulary. These two drugs had approximately $119M in 2016 revenues. Maris notes his counterpart Peter Costa estimates that United Healthcare covers approximately 17% of the U.S. and CVS covers approximately 33%. Express Scripts (ESRX) is releasing its 2018 national formulary next week, Costa adds. Maris keeps an Underperform rating on shares of Valeant with a $9 price target. The stock in premarket trading is down 33c, or 2%, to $16.80.
AET Aetna
$156.99

(0.00%)

06/28/17
SBSH
06/28/17
NO CHANGE
Target $205
SBSH
Buy
Anthem removed from Focus List at Citi
Citi analyst Ralph Giacobbe removed Anthem (ANTM) from his firm's Focus List but keeps a Buy rating on the shares with a $205 price target. The analyst believes some of the upside catalysts have played out. He also added Aetna (AET) to the Focus List.
07/13/17
FBCO
07/13/17
NO CHANGE
Target $165
FBCO
Outperform
Aetna price target raised to $165 from $160 at Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse analyst Scott Fidel raised his price target for Aetna to $165 from $160 ahead of Q2 results. He reiterates an Outperform rating on the shares.
07/14/17
PIPR
07/14/17
NO CHANGE
Target $18
PIPR
Overweight
Piper views updated Aetna policy as disappointing for Natera
Piper Jaffray analyst William Quirk views Aetna's (AET) updated non-invasive prenatal testing medical policy, where it decided to continue covering the test only in high risk, as "disappointing." Upside for Natera (NTRA) in the second half of 2017 now falls on Medicaid and microdeletion reimbursement progress, and less so commercial payers flipping to cover average risk, Quick tells investors in a research note. He keeps an Overweight rating on Natera shares with an $18 price target.

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Blackstone

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ORCL

Oracle

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Oracle

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