|Bid||454.29 x 1000|
|Ask||549.52 x 800|
|Day's Range||476.44 - 487.24|
|52 Week Range||432.03 - 549.52|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.88|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings Date||Apr 18, 2023 - Apr 24, 2023|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||5.12 (0.96%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 02, 2022|
|1y Target Est||564.86|
Cigna's (CI) fourth-quarter results reflect the strong contribution from the Evernorth segment. Management sanctions a 10% increase in the quarterly dividend.
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Humana's (HUM) fourth-quarter results benefit from solid premiums from its individual Medicare Advantage business and the sound performance of the two newly formed segments.