Aetna Tops Street 3Q Expectations, Narrows 2016 ForecastAetna's third-quarter earnings rose nearly 8 percent to top Wall Street forecasts, as growing government business and cost cutting helped counter higher costs from the health insurer's Affordable Care Act coverage.
Cigna Reports Q2 EarningsCigna's second-quarter earnings rose nearly 3 percent, beating estimates as the health insurer had predicted last week when it announced a plan to combine with bigger rival Anthem in a $48-billion deal.
UTC 2nd Q Earnings Beat Wall Street Forecast United Technologies Corp. (UTX) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $1.54 billion.
United Tech Warns Against Double-digit Profit Rise In 2015The chief executive of United Technologies Corp. has warned investor analysts against expecting double-digit earnings growth this year because of a strong dollar that's making exports more expensive and pension funding.
Pfizer Earnings Down From Last Year, Still Exceed Expectations Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79 percent from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion, but results in the most recent quarter still edged analyst expectations.
Discontinued Lines Blamed For Cigna's Earnings PlungeCigna Corp.'s first-quarter earnings plunged 85 percent as the health insurer booked a heavy charge to exit a couple businesses that have dragged down its performance.
UTC Reports Revenues Up 16%United Technologies Corp. says its net income climbed and revenue rose 16 percent with help from last summer's purchase of aerospace parts maker Goodrich Corp.
Profits Down At Mohegan Sun ParentThe parent company of the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania says third-quarter profit plunged more than two-thirds as new casinos in the Northeast lured away gamblers and remaining customers reduced spending.
Even With Net Income Down, Aetna Earnings Exceed ExpectationsHealth insurer Aetna's latest results beat analyst expectations, and yjr raised its 2012 earnings forecast despite a drop in second-quarter net income..
UTC Net Income Up In First Quarter, Revenue Down From Last YearUnited Technologies' net income from continuing operations rose more than 19 percent during the first quarter, but revenue was down 2 percent from the same period last year. year.